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Cultural & Theme Tours in Port Blair

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Day 1:Arrive Andaman – Airport Pickup, Watersports Complex, Sound & Light show at Cellular JailDay 2:Visit North Bay and Ross IslandDay 3:City Tour of Port BlairDay 4:Departure
Tour ItineraryDay 1:Arrive Andaman – Watersports Complex, Sound & Light show at Cellular Jail Arrival at Port Blair in the morning/afternoon by flight and transfer to hotel. Then proceed to visit Carbyns Cove Beach (the only beach in Port Blair) to relax and unwind. In the evening proceed to attend the enthralling Sound and Light Show at Cellular Jail – (at 1800 hrs or 1900 Hrs, depending on light and sound show ticket availability) where the heroic saga of the Indian freedom struggle is brought alive.Day 2:Visit North Bay and Ross Island Depart at 0900hrs from Water Sports complex to visit North Bay in a boat (Closed: Wednesday). If you wish to see under- water marine life and varieties of corals at North Bay, you may choose to snorkel or take a glass bottom boat ride (Rs.350 per person extra), or may even choose to do a sea walk or scuba dive (extra charges apply). After North Bay, proceed to Ross Island (Closed: Wednesday) which is about 2 km east of Port Blair and can be reached by a short boat ride from Port Blair (Ferry leaves at 1400 hrs and returns at 1600 hrs); the erstwhile capital of Port Blair during the British regime. The island presently houses the ruins of old buildings like Chief Commissioner House, Government House, Church, Bakery, Press, Swimming Pool, Cemetery, etc. and all in dilapidated condition. The island is controlled by the Indian navy, which requires every visitor to sign in on entering. Please carry a change of clothes. Evening is free for shopping. Note: The order of visit between North Bay and Ross Island is subject to change and at discretion of the boat operator.Day 3:City Tour of Port Blair After breakfast, start for a tour of places in & around Port Blair (City Tour – most locations are closed on Mondays) – covering the famous Cellular Jail*(a witness to the Indian freedom struggle), Chatham Saw Mill (one of the oldest & largest in Asia – closed Sunday), Forest Museum, Anthropological Museum, Fisheries (Marine) Museum and Naval Marine Museum (Samudrika). If, owing to late arrival of flight, you were unable to visit Carbyns Cove Beach on the day of arrival, we will take you to visit Corbyn’s Cove, the only beach in Port Blair to relax and unwind and then proceed for some local shopping.Day 4:Departure Depart Port Blair with Fond memories of these mesmerizing Islands.

What’s included

  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Breakfast
  • Transport by private vehicle

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Lunch
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

Itinerary

Day 1:Arrive Andaman – Watersports Complex, Sound & Light show at Cellular Jail Arrival at Port Blair in the morning/afternoon by flight and transfer to hotel. Then proceed to visit Carbyns Cove Beach (the only beach in Port Blair) to relax and unwind. In the evening proceed to attend the enthralling Sound and Light Show at Cellular Jail – (at 1800 hrs or 1900 Hrs, depending on light and sound show ticket availability) where the heroic saga of the Indian freedom struggle is brought alive.
Day 2:Visit North Bay and Ross Island Depart at 0900hrs from Water Sports complex to visit North Bay in a boat (Closed: Wednesday). If you wish to see under- water marine life and varieties of corals at North Bay, you may choose to snorkel or take a glass bottom boat ride (Rs.350 per person extra), or may even choose to do a sea walk or scuba dive (extra charges apply). After North Bay, proceed to Ross Island (Closed: Wednesday) which is about 2 km east of Port Blair and can be reached by a short boat ride from Port Blair (Ferry leaves at 1400 hrs and returns at 1600 hrs); the erstwhile capital of Port Blair during the British regime. The island presently houses the ruins of old buildings like Chief Commissioner House, Government House, Church, Bakery, Press, Swimming Pool, Cemetery, etc. and all in dilapidated condition. The island is controlled by the Indian navy, which requires every visitor to sign in on entering. Please carry a change of clothes. Evening is free for shopping. Note: The order of visit between North Bay and Ross Island is subject to change and at discretion of the boat operator.
Day 3:City Tour of Port Blair After breakfast, start for a tour of places in & around Port Blair (City Tour – most locations are closed on Mondays) – covering the famous Cellular Jail*(a witness to the Indian freedom struggle), Chatham Saw Mill (one of the oldest & largest in Asia – closed Sunday), Forest Museum, Anthropological Museum, Fisheries (Marine) Museum and Naval Marine Museum (Samudrika). If, owing to late arrival of flight, you were unable to visit Carbyns Cove Beach on the day of arrival, we will take you to visit Corbyn’s Cove, the only beach in Port Blair to relax and unwind and then proceed for some local shopping.
Day 4:Departure Depart Port Blair with Fond memories of these mesmerizing Islands.
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