General Information

F.A.Q.

Q. How can we travel to andaman?
A. The best points of entry would be either Chennai or Kolkata which in turn are connected by several daily flights to Port Blair, the capital city of the Andamans Islands. Ships to Port Blair sail on fixed schedules from Chennai, Kolkata, and Visakhapatnam. Tickets must be purchased well in advance and the usually takes 3 days and can be monotonous as the ships have minimal facilities and are not very luxurious.

Q. Where is Andaman & Nicobar Island ?
A. Andaman & Nicobar Islands are a group of 572 islands located in the Bay of Bengal. It is around 1000 miles away from the Indian subcontinent down South-East.

Q. What is the best time to travel at Andaman ?
A. Tourist season begins from November to mid-May with the absolute peak season from December to March. June, July, August and September are considered to be off season because of heavy rain in these islands . However, travellers at this time can get great off season prices and discounts. Weather is highly unpredictable in the Andamans. Do also note that even in November and December one could experience light showers. Being tropical islands it is difficult to accurately predict the cycle of rains.

Q. The most visited places in Andaman?
A. The most visited destinations are Port Blair, Cellular Jail, Ross Island, North Bay, Chidia Tapu, Wandoor, Havelock Island, Baratang , Jolly Bouy and Mount Harriet.

Q. Major Attractions of the Port Blair ?
A. Attractions in and around Port Blair includes Carbyns Cove beach, Chatham Saw Mill, Ross Island, Viper Island, North Bay Island, Cellular Jail, Samudrika Museum, Fisheries Museum, Science Centre, Anthropological Museum, Wandoor, Chidiya Tapu, Jolly Bouy Island, Red Skin Island, Barren Island and Rutland Island.