Port Blair
Port Blair in South Andaman Island is the capital of the Union Territory and is a bustling commercial hub.

Port Blair is the largest town and a municipal council in Andaman district in the Andaman Island and the capital of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, a union territory of India. It is the main entry point to the islands. The most beautiful beaches in the world, only active volcano in India, lime stone caves, mud volcano, coral tribes, Port Blair is definitely one of the most beautiful places to visit in India and definitely the most peaceful place from the point of time you land here.

Port Blair is the major base for the Indian Navy and the Indian Coast Guard and Indian Air Force. It is also the headquarters of the Tri Service Command. Islands are always the most favourite tourist location as they entertain both nature lovers and adventurous people.

There are number of beautiful tourist places near Port Blair which you can plan for a day excursion. Places like Chidya Tapu, Ross Island , Mount Harriet National Park, Wandoor Beach, Baratang Island can be covered in a day. So you have many options to explore the Andaman Islands from Port Blair.

How to Reach Port Blair
Air and Sea are only two options to reach Port Blair from Indian Mainland.

By Ship – Regular passenger ship services are available to Port Blair from Chennai, Kolkata and Vishakhapatnam. From Kolkata and Chennai, around three to four ships sail every month to Port Blair and one ship sails from Vishakhapatnam. Interested travellers can plan a sea journey and book their tickets from Chennai, Kolkata or Vishakhapatnam in the passenger ships. The journey takes nearly 50-60 hours.

By Air – This tourist destination is easily accessible via plane. Veer Savarkar International Airport more commonly known as Port Blair Airport connects this place with other parts of the country and world via network of flights. Private and Government airlines operate their flights including SpiceJet, GoAir, Air India and Jet Airways from different cities in India. The duration of each flight is approximately 2 hours. From outside the airport, travellers can avail taxi or autorickshaw services to reach anywhere in Port Blair.

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Activities you can do at Port Blair

Activity options in Port Blair include snorkeling, scuba diving, game fishing, trekking, cycling, sunbathing,swimming, bird watching and much more.

Sound & Light Show at Cellular Jail Entry

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Cellular Jail, a national memorial is a must visit attraction that reminds us of the hardship our freedom fighters had to go through for the freedom that we are enjoying today.

Makruzz

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Makruzz is a high-speed Catamaran Passenger Ferry. Catamaran is a twin hull vessel and the advantage is that it offers ‘highspeed’, ‘better stability’ and ‘more space’. Seating Capacity of 208  in Premium,  64  in Deluxe and 8  in Royal. Makuzz is also first catamaran in Andaman Islands. . Same Day ferry from Port Blair to Havelock and Neil is also available. Makruzz Online Booking for future dates also available. (more…)

Green Ocean

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Green Ocean is the largest and the only all weather private ferry. She Operates To And Fro Havelock and Neil from Port Blair .Our Mighty vessel GREEN OCEAN -1 offers the most comfortable and enjoyable on board experience. Further more our ship offers unique open deck cafeteria. Especially equipped with best music and dance arena for guest to relax. (more…)

TSG BELLA BAY – Dine on the Sea

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TSG BELLA BAY

It’s a luxury dining cruise created for guests to enjoy delectable food. Breath-taking views of the islands and most importantly, to  lay back and relax. Dine on the Sea or You can call it  a Floating Restaurant. (more…)

Coral Safari Semi Submarine – NORTH BAY

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CORAL SAFARI,

Semi Submarine built to international safety standards. Seems like you are inside the sea with the comfort of seating in AC cabin. This vessel MV Sea Shine will take you through the crystal clear ocean around the Andaman Islands. The magnificence and the mysteries of the deep ocean habitat is all at your sight. (more…)

Scuba Dive Snake Island Corbyn’s Cove

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Scuba Dive Snake Island Corbyn’s Cove.  The Snake Island is one of the best kept secrets of Andaman & Nicobar Islands. It is roughly 1 km away from the famous Corbyn’s Cove Beach. Our Scuba Team brings forth a diving experience like never before. Snake Island is specifically home for a variety of beautiful fishes like Parrot Fish, Angel Fish, Butterfly Fish and a lot more.

The Reef around this island is lined with rare and beautiful blue corals

Airport Pickup

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 Airport Pickup from Veer Savarkar International Airport

This service is only for Airport Pickup to City Limit Hotels max 4 person is allowed.

After booking kindly share your flight arrival details.

Cab for Wandoor Beach

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 Wandoor Beach

Wandoor beach is one of the popular beaches in Andaman and attracts hundreds of tourist every day. It is more, known as the gateway to Mahatma Gandhi National Marine Park.Wandoor is situated 25km east of Port Blair and takes around one hour to reach there by bus. Tickets can be purchased on the bus itself. (more…)

Bike Rental at Port Blair

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One among the best way to explore the islands is to hire a Two wheeler. The roads are clean and spacious enough for easy driving.
Well, you can expect few potholes while riding to Wandoor, Chidiyatapu and Mount Harriet. The roads with city limits are much better.

Two Wheelers will be delivered to you, if you are staying within city limits.

North Bay and Ross Island

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North Bay and Ross Island

Speed boat takes you to the Administrative Capital Prior to Independence from where the Britishers governed the entire A & N IslandsROSS ISLAND. A destination for Nature Walk amidst friendly Deer’s&Peacocks. Smritika Museum, records the life of its political prisoners.  (more…)

Island Explorer

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Island Explorer experience the pleasure of sea cruising, and discover some of the famous Islands in our day sailing Refurbished in one of the Oldest and traditional boat building style of South East Asia, she is well equipped to give you that pleasure of CRUISING but at the same time complying with the safety and security standards prescribed locally .

Jollybuoy/Red Skin Ferry Tickets

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JollyBuoy

located at a distance of 1 hour of boat journey from Wandoor beach jetty (20km from airport) is ranked as the best Island in Andaman. The Island is uninhabited and has the cleanest beach and water in entire India. This Island is famous for snorkeling, swimming and the privacy it offers. Boat journey though creeks acts like topping on the cake.

Andaman Dolphin

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Andaman Dolphin uncovers the beauty of the underwater kingdom lying beneath the Andaman Sea, without getting your toes wet. Ride alongside Dolphins and watch their playful games.We provide a luxurious window into the mesmerizing world of corals and marine life , from within the comfort  & safety of our international quality speedboat.Its amazing design, allows it to reach a speed of 20-40 knots along with exceptional sea-worthiness. Due to this speed, it reaches even far off destinations.

 

Sea Walk at North Bay Island

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Now take a sea walk at North Bay Island on Andaman’s wilder and wetter side.  At 15-25ft under sea level, the pace can only be leisurely whether your eight or eighty, it’s a easiest way to get a fisheye view of life under the sea. No swimming classes or scuba diving certificate necessary.

Scuba Diving at North Bay Island – 30 Minutes Underwater

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Diving in Andaman and Nicobar Islands is exceptional. The coastal belt surrounding the islands is the abode of one of the richest coral reef ecosystems in the world. The distinction is that here the coral reefs and underwater formations are untouched by human activities.

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