Gateway of Andaman's (Budget)

  • Daily Itinerary
  • Trip Overview
  • Hotel
  • Inclusions & Exclusions
  • Cancellation Policy
Price Include : 1 Hotel(s), 5 Sightseeing, Only Breakfast, Welcome Drink, Airport Transfers
Day 1

Arrive in Port Blair - Cellular Jail and Light & Sound Show

Fly in to Port Blair Airport. Our representative will meet and assist you at the Veer Savarkar Airport. Board the waiting vehicles, drive to your hotel / resort and check in.

First half of the day is at leisure. Later in the afternoon visit Cellular jail followed by light and sound show.

The Cellular Jail has a pride of place in India's freedom struggle. Many a stalwart were imprisoned here. Declared a national memorial, this three storey prison constructed by Britishers in 1906, is a pilgrimage destination for freedom fighters. This colossal edifice has mutely witnessed the most treacherous of inhumane atrocities borne by the convicts, who were mostly freedom fighters. The day draws to a gentle close with the Sound and Light Show at the historic Cellular Jail which gives you a vivid experience of its strong association with the freedom fighters and their struggle for independence. Return to hotel for overnight stay. 

 

  • To and Fro AC Pvt Airport Transfers from Portblair Airport
  • Excursion to Cellular Jail & Light and Sound Show - AC Sedan Vehicle or Similar
  • Between 4:00 pm to 7:30 pm (Duration: 3 hrs)
  • Cellular Jail and Light & Sound Show - Entry Ticket

SIGHTSEEING : Cellular Jail (Alfastan Jail)

The Cellular Jail, also known as Kālā Pānī, was a colonial prison in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India. The prison was used by the British especially to exile political prisoners to the remote archipelago

Hotel- Hotel Driftwood  

Hotel Driftwood

Hotel Driftwood, Portblair, is a well-planned modern abode at a convenient location in the city. Its calm ambience is aptly supported by warm hospitality. The range of facilities at this hotel completely fits the new-age lifestyle. With well-appointed rooms, tantalising global food and liquid refreshments, this hotel surely makes it mark. Location: Hotel Driftwood at J.N. road, Haddo, is close to prominent tourist landmarks like Anthropological Museum (Approx. 8km) and Corbyns Cove Beach (Approx. 4km). Corbyns Cove Beach is a beautiful sandy beach dotted with coconut palms. Pill boxes and bunkers made during the Japanese rule still stand on this beach. Tourists can enjoy swimming, scuba diving, boating or simply watch the sunset here. Samudrika Marine Museum, Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park and Jolly Buoy Island must be included in the travel plan. Distance from Veer Savarkar International Airport: 8 km (approx.) Hotel Features: Ease and comfort of the guests are the essential features of this hotel. Necessary amenities include room service, internet, 24-hour front desk, air conditioning, parking, travel desk, 24-hour security and doctor-on-call. Desi Clay Oven, the in-house restaurant with a traditional decor serves appetizing Indian, Chinese and Continental dishes. The Drifters, a stylish Lounge bar of the hotel has a stunning setting for enjoying exotic alcoholic beverages. Rooms: Standard rooms, deluxe rooms, superior rooms and suite rooms are offered for guest accommodation at Hotel Driftwood. These rooms are self-contained and comfy. They are fully air-conditioned and are furnished with amenities such as LCD colour TV and telephone.

Day 2

Ross Island and North Bay Island (Coral Island) Tour

Today, embark on a half day trip to two Island cruise. It covers a panorama of seven harbors that includes North Bay and Ross Island which will leave a lasting impression.

Ross Island - Once the administrative headquarters of the British and capital of these Islands, the island is now under the Indian Navy. It stands now as a ruin of the bygone days with the old structures almost in debris. There is a small museum named Smritika, it holds photographs and the other antiques of the Britishers relevant to these Islands. The Island is famous for friendly flocks of Deer and lush green walking trails.

North Bay - The water lovers may enjoy Snorkeling or Glass bottom boat ride (Optional) in its shallow waters with a chance to see corals up close and also has mesmerizing picnic spots with natural picturesque environment. Return to the hotel by evening for overnight stay. 

 (Do not miss walking around the small picturesque island. Get the beautiful views of the clean blue waters through window sills)

 

  • To and Fro Non AC Ferry to North Bay and Ross Island
  • To & Fro ground transfers from Port Blair for North and Ross Island - AC Sedan Vehicle or Similar

 

SIGHTSEEING : North Bay (Coral Island)

North Bay Island, also known as Coral Island is a beautiful beach island, placed just northwards of Port Blair. It is known for vibrant corals, colorful fishes and variety of vegetation. It is ideal place for scuba diving and snorkeling along with coral under water treasures. The beach around the island is very famous for under water corals. Coral island with white sand beaches and surrounded by the pristine beauty of Nature that attract any sea loving human. The Coral reefs are gorgeously decorated by nature to stun the visitor.

Hotel- Hotel Driftwood  

Hotel Driftwood

Hotel Driftwood, Portblair, is a well-planned modern abode at a convenient location in the city. Its calm ambience is aptly supported by warm hospitality. The range of facilities at this hotel completely fits the new-age lifestyle. With well-appointed rooms, tantalising global food and liquid refreshments, this hotel surely makes it mark. Location: Hotel Driftwood at J.N. road, Haddo, is close to prominent tourist landmarks like Anthropological Museum (Approx. 8km) and Corbyns Cove Beach (Approx. 4km). Corbyns Cove Beach is a beautiful sandy beach dotted with coconut palms. Pill boxes and bunkers made during the Japanese rule still stand on this beach. Tourists can enjoy swimming, scuba diving, boating or simply watch the sunset here. Samudrika Marine Museum, Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park and Jolly Buoy Island must be included in the travel plan. Distance from Veer Savarkar International Airport: 8 km (approx.) Hotel Features: Ease and comfort of the guests are the essential features of this hotel. Necessary amenities include room service, internet, 24-hour front desk, air conditioning, parking, travel desk, 24-hour security and doctor-on-call. Desi Clay Oven, the in-house restaurant with a traditional decor serves appetizing Indian, Chinese and Continental dishes. The Drifters, a stylish Lounge bar of the hotel has a stunning setting for enjoying exotic alcoholic beverages. Rooms: Standard rooms, deluxe rooms, superior rooms and suite rooms are offered for guest accommodation at Hotel Driftwood. These rooms are self-contained and comfy. They are fully air-conditioned and are furnished with amenities such as LCD colour TV and telephone.

Day 3

Port Blair Half Day City Tour

Today, discover the spirit of Port Blair. Embark on a city tour covering Chatham Island and Saw Mill and various museums. Chatham is a tiny island with an old Sawmill (closed on Sunday and Govt Holidays). The island is connected by a bridge over a stretch of sea-water. It is also the major mainland - Island harbour.

The other similar harbour is Haddo, which is nearby. British time Saw Mill at Chatham is one of the biggest and oldest in Asia. In the premises there is a small museum which offers an insight into lumbering activities through scale models and displayed decorative pieces made of famous woods like Padauk, Marble, Peauma, Gurjan, Satin Wood, etc.

Samudrika Naval Maritime Museum (closed on Monday and Govt Holidays) situated opposite to Andaman Teal House, Delanipur the museum is meant to create awareness on various aspects of oceanic environment. A good collection of shells, corals and a few species of colorful fishes found in these islands are on display. The place gives you an educational insight into the natural wonders of these islands.

Your next stop over is at Anthropological Museum (closed on Monday and Govt Holidays). These islands are inhabited by a variety of tribes that include four Negroid and two Mongoloid. Get a peek into their way of life. Museum depicts the life of the Paleolithic Islanders. It also houses the models of the aborigines and their tools. Later in the evening visit the market. 

(Do not miss taking pictures of rare species and fishes at the aquarium.)

  • Half day City tour with Pvt transfers (Naval Marine Museum, Chatam Saw Mill, Anthrotological Museum)

SIGHTSEEING : Anthropological Museum

Anthropological Museum is one of the best, and well-maintained museums of Andaman, exhibits the life and culture of different Andamanese tribes, considered as one of the oldest in the world. Situated at the Middle Point in Port Blair, the Museum offers the highlights of primordial eras of Jarawas, the Onges, the Sentinelese, the Shompens and the Nicobarese. This best sightseeing place is a historical delight and makes the tourists explore the life of Paleolithic Islanders. The museum has all its possessions guarded by glassed showcases.

SIGHTSEEING : Chatham Saw Mill, Haddo, Port Blair, Andaman and N...

Chatham Saw Mill was set up during the British rule in 1883. At that time, it was one of the biggest wood processors units in the whole of Asia. It's located right inside the Forest Museum, and is house to many antiquities. Here, you can see specimens and art pieces made out of locally grown wood, something that's a rarity in its own right. Also on display is the entire history of the timber milling that's been a part of life on the islands. Chatham Saw Mill is a perfect getaway for the ones interested in having a sneak peek in the life and history of Port Blair.

SIGHTSEEING : Samudrika Naval Marine Museum

Samudrika Museum is situated in Port Blair,India. It is run by the Indian Navy. This museum has five sections presenting history of Andaman Islands, Geographical information, people of Andaman, Archaeology and Marine life. The museum houses a vast collection of cells, corals and a few species of colorful fishes of the sea around the islands and Its main aim is to generate awareness about the environment in the ocean and the marine life.

Hotel- Hotel Driftwood  

Hotel Driftwood

Hotel Driftwood, Portblair, is a well-planned modern abode at a convenient location in the city. Its calm ambience is aptly supported by warm hospitality. The range of facilities at this hotel completely fits the new-age lifestyle. With well-appointed rooms, tantalising global food and liquid refreshments, this hotel surely makes it mark. Location: Hotel Driftwood at J.N. road, Haddo, is close to prominent tourist landmarks like Anthropological Museum (Approx. 8km) and Corbyns Cove Beach (Approx. 4km). Corbyns Cove Beach is a beautiful sandy beach dotted with coconut palms. Pill boxes and bunkers made during the Japanese rule still stand on this beach. Tourists can enjoy swimming, scuba diving, boating or simply watch the sunset here. Samudrika Marine Museum, Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park and Jolly Buoy Island must be included in the travel plan. Distance from Veer Savarkar International Airport: 8 km (approx.) Hotel Features: Ease and comfort of the guests are the essential features of this hotel. Necessary amenities include room service, internet, 24-hour front desk, air conditioning, parking, travel desk, 24-hour security and doctor-on-call. Desi Clay Oven, the in-house restaurant with a traditional decor serves appetizing Indian, Chinese and Continental dishes. The Drifters, a stylish Lounge bar of the hotel has a stunning setting for enjoying exotic alcoholic beverages. Rooms: Standard rooms, deluxe rooms, superior rooms and suite rooms are offered for guest accommodation at Hotel Driftwood. These rooms are self-contained and comfy. They are fully air-conditioned and are furnished with amenities such as LCD colour TV and telephone.

Day 4

Departure from Port Blair

Drop to Airport with memories of an ultimate holiday at Andaman Islands.

Day 1

  • Port Blair
  • Hotel
    Hotel Driftwood
  • SightSeeing
    Cellular Jail (Alfastan Jail) (Sightseeing)
    ( INCLUDED)

Day 2

  • Port Blair
  • Hotel
    Hotel Driftwood
  • SightSeeing
    North Bay (Coral Island) (Sightseeing)
    ( INCLUDED)

Day 3

  • Port Blair
  • Hotel
    Hotel Driftwood
  • SightSeeing
    Anthropological Museum (Sightseeing)
    ( INCLUDED)
  • SightSeeing
    Chatham Saw Mill, Haddo, Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India (Sightseeing)
    ( INCLUDED)
  • SightSeeing
    Samudrika Naval Marine Museum (Sightseeing)
    ( INCLUDED)

Day 4

  • Checkout from the hotel. Package ends on this day!

Hotel Driftwood

88, J.N. Road, Haddo,Andaman and Nicobar Islands,India, 744103

Hotel Driftwood, Portblair, is a well-planned modern abode at a convenient location in the city. Its calm ambience is aptly supported by warm hospitality. The range of facilities at this hotel completely fits the new-age lifestyle. With well-appointed rooms, tantalising global food and liquid refreshments, this hotel surely makes it mark. Location: Hotel Driftwood at J.N. road, Haddo, is close to prominent tourist landmarks like Anthropological Museum (Approx. 8km) and Corbyns Cove Beach (Approx. 4km). Corbyns Cove Beach is a beautiful sandy beach dotted with coconut palms. Pill boxes and bunkers made during the Japanese rule still stand on this beach. Tourists can enjoy swimming, scuba diving, boating or simply watch the sunset here. Samudrika Marine Museum, Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park and Jolly Buoy Island must be included in the travel plan. Distance from Veer Savarkar International Airport: 8 km (approx.) Hotel Features: Ease and comfort of the guests are the essential features of this hotel. Necessary amenities include room service, internet, 24-hour front desk, air conditioning, parking, travel desk, 24-hour security and doctor-on-call. Desi Clay Oven, the in-house restaurant with a traditional decor serves appetizing Indian, Chinese and Continental dishes. The Drifters, a stylish Lounge bar of the hotel has a stunning setting for enjoying exotic alcoholic beverages. Rooms: Standard rooms, deluxe rooms, superior rooms and suite rooms are offered for guest accommodation at Hotel Driftwood. These rooms are self-contained and comfy. They are fully air-conditioned and are furnished with amenities such as LCD colour TV and telephone.

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  • Inclusions
  • Exclusions
  • TERMS & CONDITIONS
  • Travel Basics
  • Booking Term
  • Why Choose Us

Inclusions

  • Hotel Nights accommodation on twin sharing basis as per itinerary

  • Meals as per hotel plan

  • All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary in an air-conditioned vehicle on sharing basis

  • Road taxes, parking fees, fuel charges, interstate taxes

 

Exclusions

  • GST if not mentioned in the rates

  • All personal expenses like tips, laundry, telephone calls/fax, alcoholic beverages, camera/video camera fees at monuments, medical expenses, airport departure tax etc.

  • Anything not mentioned under Package Inclusions.

  • Entrance fees at all monuments and sightseeing spots

  • Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary/stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health, and roadblocks and/or any factors beyond control.

  • Airfare if not mentioned in the itinerary

Terms & Conditions

  • In case client wishes to prepone /postpone his or her travel dates, we request you to kindly reach us 15 days prior to journey date via e-mail/SMS.

  • The customers can prepone /postpone their tour once without any additional charges (if intimated before 15 days of travel date in written). However postponing & preponing second time will attract additional charges.

  • Also note that few service providers (Hoteliers, Transporter etc.) may apply postpone/prepone charges even after meeting above requirement. In such cases postpone/prepone charges will deducted from the advance amount deposited.

  • In all prepone or postpone scenarios, the services and the costing will be subject to availability of Hotel/Volvo and season/off season time.

  • We do not accept any changes in plan within 15 days of travel date. However in rare cases like adverse climatic conditions or strikes, package can be postponed which will be intimated to you beforehand.

  • The validity to utilize your Advance payment in prepone/postpone scenarios is 1 Year from the date of advance payment.

  • The advance payment and the invoice Number allotted to you, are transferable i.e. you can pass on your booking to any of your friends/ relatives. (Please Note: In order to transfer your booking you must meet the above terms and conditions first).

Travel Basics

Here is a must take list that you should carry while traveling:

  • ID Proof any Passport v(For International Travel)
  • Water Bottle with a Filtering System
  • Daily Medications
  • Phone Chargers
  • Camera
  • ID Proof
  • Toilet Papers
  • Walking Shoes
  • Ear Phones
  • Cap
  • Power bank
  • Sun Screen Lotion
  • Wipes
  • Ladies basics
  • Mosquito Creame/bands/net depending upon your itinerary.

Booking Term

  • 50 advance to be paid at the time of booking.
  • Air fair is calcualted at the time of proposal creation and is subject to change at the time of booking.
  • 100 payment is to be made for domestic packages before 4 days of departure date.
  • 100 payment is to be made for international packages before 7 days of departure date.
  • In case of cancellation standard cancellation policies will be applicable or may be changed as per the policies

Why Choose Us

We are a TravelIQ which specializes in the personalized travel experiences . We have travelled the length and breadth of these regions repeatedly, just to ensure that our clients are visiting the right places at the right time on the right days, eating hygienic & tasty food, staying at the best properties which are cheap and fantastic as well. We have every answer to your query pertaining to the destinations.

Cancellation Policy

If you Cancel your Holiday

  • 30 days or more before date of departure : 25% of total cost

  • 29 - 20 days before date of departure : 50% of total cost

  • 19 days or less before date of departure : 100% of total cost

 

Rs 26,229 P P Twin Sharing
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Rs 26,229 P P Twin Sharing