Andaman Trip is the most exciting and adventuorous trip. Its a multipurpose destination.If Planning to visit, here are the most important tips for you:
Flight Tickets: Flight tickets usually get expensive as the date of travel approaches near. Book your flight tickets as early as possible. Suggested time is 72-90 Days in advance. Well, sometimes you get a deal as the date is very close to the departure may be around 7 days before your departure.
Hotel Booking: The hotels and resorts get booked fast. So be attentive for Flights and Hotel booking. Best part is to go for combp pack.
Things you need to identify
Where to Go: Destinations and Attractions you are interested to visit.
What to do: Things you wish to do in Andaman Islands as its a great adventure hub.
Whats the time period: Number of Days you plan to visit is the most important. It is too less time to visit this exotic destination. However, if you have a time constraint then consider a combination of 2 Nights Port Blair and 1 Night Havelock Island atleast.
The Budget. Plan the trip as per budget as there is anormous things to do.
Preference: The purpose of trip. Some for Honeymoon, Business meets, Group tour, MICE etc...
Most Visited Place?
The traveller attractions in Andaman Islands are:
Port Blair (The Capital of Andaman and Nicobar Islands),
Jolly Bouy Island - Opened only for 6 months in a year. Closed on Mondays
Baratang Island - Closed on Mondays
Chidia Tapu - Always Open
Ross Island - Closed on Wednesdays
North Bay Island - Always Open
Cellular Jail - Closed on Monday and Public Holidays. Though the Light and Sound Show is operational on all days usually.
Havelock Island (Known for its beach resorts and amazing water activities)
Elephant Beach for Snorkeling - Can be reached by boat or by trekking for upto 40 Minutes from Havelock Jetty or can be reached via trekking.
Radhanagar Beach - Always Open except after sunset.
Neil Island (Scenic Island with very little crowd and lots of open space).
Sitapur beach and
Howra Bridge can be visited.
Ross and Smith Island (Twin island adjoined by a Sand bar), Saddle Peak (Highest Point in Andaman) and Turtle nesting.
For longer duration visit Middle Andaman, this includes Baratang Island, Rangat, and Diglipur in North Andaman, known for its turtle nesting grounds and twin island Ross and Smith.
Must Do Activities at the Andaman Islands
Scuba Diving at Havelock Island.
Sea Walk at North Bay Island.
Snorkelling at Jolly Bouy and Elephant Beach
Trekking to Limestone Caves - Baratang Island
Fishing Trips to Cinque Island
Kayaking in Havelock Island.
Andaman Dolphin Glass Boat Ride.
Coral Safari - Semi Submarine .
TSG Bella Bay
Trip to Barren Island
Resorts / Hotels Suggested for Andaman and Nicobar Honeymoon Package?
PORT BLAIR - Hotel J, Hotel Shompen, Hotel Haywizz, Sinclairs, Megapode Nest, Sea Princess, Rose Valley and Peerless Sarovar.
HAVELOCK - Sea Shell, Symphony Palms, Silver Sand, Havelock Island beach Resort, Holiday Inn beach Resort, Munjoh, Coral Reef and Barefoot.
NEIL - Pearl Park Beach Resort, Summer Sand, Holiday Inn at Neil, TSG Aura and Sea Shell.
Now the only 5 star resort in Andaman has been launched in 2018, Taj. You can also consider Taj for your honeymoon in the islands. If you have any specific hotel or resort request during customization of your package then do drop a request.
Do a travel Package to the Andaman Islands is required?
Th Andaman Islandsis mysterious in terms of weather. Sometimes heavy rainfall out of nowhere, resulting in a cancellation of many boats, sometimes an attraction is CLOSED and you never know it until last moments or sometimes minor accidents takes place, resulting in the cancellation of the boat. So, its recommended to go for a Tour Package or the full Pleasure of tour.
is it Economical to have a Tour Package?
You may have the concern that they will be charged extremely high if they avail a tour package. Yo may save, even after careful cost calculation not more than Rupees 1000 - 2000 for the tour planned by yourself. In addition,it would be hectic to negotiate with everyone at every place to save the amount after arriving in Andaman.The trip should be hassle-free so that you can enjoy the most. The best we can advice for Andaman is that you need to plan what you need to do and then book your hotels. So that all things are in sync for a hastle free vacation.