The Andaman Islands offer white sandy beaches where you can relax, soak up the sun and enjoy various adventurous water sports activities. Port Blair is the capital of the Union Territory of Andaman & Nicobar Islands. It is located on the east coast of the South Andaman Island. Port Blair is the gateway to the pristine islands. Port Blair is also an Island town offering water based activities like snorkeling, scuba diving, sea-cruises, and glimpses of the history and culture of the region. The Aberdeen Bazaar forms the center of the town. Most of the restaurants and hotels are around this area. The main bus station is just west of the bazaar and the Airport 4 Kms. to the south west. The main passenger dock for ferries-the Phoenix Bay Jetty is 1 Km. to the North West.
What should I not miss in Andaman?
Light show at Cellular Jail, Glass bottom boat ride at Jolly Buoy Island, Spectacular Sunset at Chidiya Tapu.
How many islands are there in Andaman Island?
There are 572 islands in the territory having an area of 8,249 km. Among these main islands are Havelock and Neil Island.
Is Passport required for Andaman?
For Indian Nationals: Andaman Nicobar is part of India and there is no need of passport or permit for Indian citizens to visit Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
Is alcohol available in Andaman?
Andaman and Nicobar islands are not a dry area and liquor is allowed.
What to pack before you go?
Sunglasses, Hat or Cap for shade from the sun.
Light cotton clothing, sarongs, sun dresses, light shorts or pants
Raincoat / poncho.
Slides, slippers & comfortable open shoes.
Smart casual for evening meals.