Andaman & Nicobar Island


Andaman & Nicobar Island

Andaman & Nicobar Island

Ringent with unending swathes of mangroves and rainforests, the Andamans pride themselves on their immaculate, unblemished beaches. It also accommodate many a cultural and historical sight - commences your journey at Cellular Jail in Port Blair, and revel in its light and sound show come evening. Take a boat ride to the enigmatic Ross Island, whose decimation stand as a reminder of the British colonial rule. For more valiant memories, visit Havelock Island, which is particularly known for its offering of water sports. Whilst here, also make sure to visit the postcard - perfect Radhanagar Beach. 

Andaman & Nicobar Island

Climate :

Tropical, Monsoon 

Best time to Visit :

October to May 

Local Languages :

Bengali, English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Nicobarese

Foods to Eat :

Seafood and fresh catch of the day 

Shopping District :

Sagarika Emporium for handcrafted artifacts made from bamboo, seashells and coconut shells. 

Places to Visit in Andaman & Nicobar Island 

Cellular Jail :

Colonial prison which is used by the British to put Indian freedom fighters in solitary confinement, now a museum with a light and sound show. 

Ross Island :

Former British settlement, now a scenic, deserted island with ruins of a bazaar, residences, ballrooms etc. 

Port Blair is the gateway to some of the most stunning island in the Andaman sea. Such as Havelock, Neill and Baratang, which feature sprawling resorts and scuba diving schools. 


Yatra offers a 6-day package for 49,999Rs per person. This includes two way flight to Port Blaire, accommodation, sightseeing and two meals per day. 

How to Reach Andaman and Nicobar Island

Name of Airport : Veer Savarkar International Airport 

Distance from airport to City : 5.4 km 

Transportation & Estimated Cost

Taxi : 150 Rs onwards

Bus : 400 Rs onwards

Autorickshaw : 150 Rs onwards 

Ferry : 1200 Rs onwards 

Reach Port Blaire via flight or cruise from Chennai, Kolkata and Vishakhapatnam.

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