01 Day: Arrival Chennai
Welcome to Chennai Airport, our representative will assist and escort you by a/c car and transfer to the pre-booked hotel. During your check in, all the required documents related to the tour, will be given to you and all your queries in concern to the tour and services will be explained. After refreshment, if time permits, you can take a short sightseeing tour of the city, visiting the market and the Marina beach. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Chennai (Madras): the capital of the state of Tamil Nadu is the most convenient point of entry for the state. Chennai has an international airport, a seaport, a rail and road network that links it to all major towns and cities of the region. Tamil Nadu is a bastion of Hinduism, whose past endures into the present.
02 Day: Chennai – Port Blair (By Air)
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to the airport to board the morning flight from Chennai to Port Blair. On arrival, transfer to the resort. After refreshment, visit the Corbyn’s Cove Beach - 9 kms from Port Blair - a coconut palm fringed beach, ideal for swimming, sun-basking & bathing. Then proceed for a leisurely cruise (Harbour Cruise) in a steamer along the Port Blair Harbour - which takes one to Viper Island. The gallows atop a hillock here is sight to watch. Overnight at the resort.
Port Blair, the capital city of Andaman and Nicobar Island, is the largest city of the Union Territory as well and located on the east coast of south Andaman Island. The city is named after the Lieutenant Archibald Blair who established a colony here in the year 1789. This wonderful place is treasure house of marine life thriving on its wide starched coastal beaches. Known for famous beaches and eye catching vistas, this place is heaven for travellers.
03 Day: PPort Blair – Coral Island – Ross Island - Port Blair (01 hr by ferry 1 way): Wednesday closed.
After breakfast, start off for a full- day excursion to Coral Island (North Bay) to see coral reefs, exotic varieties of beautiful ornamental fish and other marine life. This is an ideal place for snorkelling as this sandy beach coupled with clear water creates a breathtaking spectacle. Please carry your lunch pack, drinking water & changing dress. After North Bay, visit Ross Island, the former residential and administrative island of the British during their rule of South East Asia, was nick named the Paris of the East. This island was completely destroyed in an earthquake, now in ruins. Evening, visit the Corbyns Cove Beach - 7 kms from Port Blair - a coconut palm fringed beach, ideal for swimming, sun-basking & bathing. Overnight stay at Port Blair.
04 Day: Port Blair – Havelock (57 kms: 3 hrs By Ferry)
Early morning departure by inter – island ferry to Havelock Island. Stay here amongst sandy beach and lush green forest in a comfortable beach resort. Visit to Radha Nagar Beach + Stay here overnight amongst - sandy beach and lush green forest in a comfortable beach resort. Overnight at the resort in Havelock.
Havelock Island: the one that is most visited is the Havelock. Spread in an area of 113 sq. km. A ideal beach destination in Andaman. The white sand beaches of this amiable and striking island are fringed with rain-fed forests making them quite stunning destinations to see in India. Famous Radhanagar Beach and Elephant Beach are also part of Havelock Island along with Kalapather and Vijaynagar Beach.
05 Day: Havelock
After a leisure breakfast, we sail for Elephant Beach in a Mecanised Dinghy. The travel time is around 45 minutes to reach Elephant Beach. This beach has one of the best coral reefs in the world & the underwater marine life is very lively & colourful. Snorkelling shall be provided for the couple out here. Please do not forget to take snacks for the trip and lots of drinking water & changing dress for the day trip or advised. After the completion of the coral island tour, return back to respective resort in Havelock Island for overnight stay.
06 Day: Havelock – Port Blair (57 kms: 3 hrs By Ferry)
After breakfast, Visit to Radha Nagar Beach: The turquoise blue sea and white sand make this beach a amazing spot to laze around in the midst of nature's bounty. This beach is also defined as one of the outstanding beautiful beaches in Asia by TIME Magazine. You will enjoy beach activities here. Amongst - sandy beach and lush green forest. Later proceed to Port Blair, on arrival transfer to the hotel in Port Blair for overnight stay.
07 Day: Port Blair: City tour Monday closed
After breakfast, start for a full-day tour of places in & around Port Blair (City Tour) - covering the famous Cellular Jail, Saw Mill (one of the oldest & largest in Asia), Forest Museum, Mini Zoo, Anthropological Museum, Fisheries (Marine) Museum, Centre, Naval Marine Museum (Samudrika), Andaman Water Sports Complex (for water & adventure sports like water-skiing, boats, water scooters, tube rides, etc.) and the Cottage Industries Emporium (Sagarika) - for shopping & souvenirs. In the evening, attend the enthralling Sound and Light Show at Cellular Jail - where the heroic saga of the Indian freedom struggle is brought alive. Overnight at the resort.
08 Day: Port Blair – Chidiya Tapu – Port Blair (35 kms one way from Port Blair)
Morning after breakfast proceeds for visiting Chidiya Tapu beach like the name, a heaven for bird lovers, enclosed by thick mangroves and forest. Also a best trekking place in Andaman. The lush green mangroves, forest cover with numerous chirping birds and the Sylvan sands and Mundapahar beaches make it an ideal picnic sight. Overnight stay at Port Blair.
09 Day: Port Blair – Chennai (By Air) – Hometown (By Air)
After breakfast check out from the resort and drive to the airport to board the flight for Chennai. On arrival transfer to board the connecting flight for hometown. Tour concludes here with happy memories.
Since the precise cost of a customized tour is subject to specific accommodation choices, travel period (date/month/year), nos of pax travelling together and other custom preferences. However, to enable you to chalk out your holiday plan, we suggest following budget guidelines (minimum 2 people are travelling together & sharing one double room) for a customized tour: