46 kms from city center 1 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Havelock is one of the most popular islands among the 600 in the region and is most developed when it comes to tourism. It is a 2-4 hour ferry ride away from Port Blair.
12 kms from city center 2 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
The Cellular Jail aka Kala Pani word is derived from Sanskrit words 'Kal' which means Time or Death and 'Pani' which means Water. The Jail 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. Many notable dissidents such as Batukeshwar Dutt and Veer Savarkar were convicted and jailed here during Indian independence struggle. Today, the construction serves as a national memorial monument.
3 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Andaman and Nicobar Islands is a popular spot for scuba diving among tourists. Most popular island among all the islands for the dives however, is Havelock. It is an ideal diving destination for everyone, right from a novice to an experienced diver. For non-certified amateur divers, charges start from about INR 3,500 for a 30 minute dive
4 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Snorkeling is another popular water sport among tourists. Sea around Havelock Island serves as one of the best sites for snorkeling.
44 kms from city center 5 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Neil Island is a beautiful island which is more peaceful and less crowded than Havelock. It is a long stretch of sandy beaches from where one can admire the crystal blue water.
13 kms from city center 6 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
A couple of kilometers away from Port Blair, Ross Islands were the British administrative headquarters of the islands till 1941.
144 kms from city center 7 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Barren Island is located at a distance of 35 kms of Port Blair, the capital city of the Andaman and Nicobar islands. The only confirmed active volcano in South Asia, the Barren Island volcano is the northern most volcano in the Indonesian arc. The island is famous as a rare and interesting scuba-diving destination.
54 kms from city center 8 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Baratang Island is a gateway to North & Middle Andaman District of Andaman & Nicobar Islands. This District, quite unexplored from the tourism point of view, is one of best part of one's trip to Andaman Islands because of its virgin beauty and natural wonders. In Baratang Island one can see Mud Volcano, mangrove and tropical forests, Limestone Caves, Parrot Island and a nice deserted beach at Baludera. Other offbeat places are also accessible from Baratang such as Merk Bay Beach in North Passage Island, Lalaji Bay Beach and many more.
9 kms from city center 9 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Chatham Saw Mill is the biggest and the oldest mill across Asia owned by the Forest Department. The mill is also a storehouse for a variety of woods cut into different shapes and sizes.
10 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Since tourism is still in its early stages here, so there is not too much that you can buy from here and take as souvenirs for friends and family.
15 kms from city center 11 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Corbyn's Cove is the nearest beach to Port Blair. It is quite popular among tourists as well as locals.
112 kms from city center 12 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Little Andaman Island , situated at the southern end of the archipelago and Duncan Passage separates it from Rutland Island. Among all the Andaman Islands, Little Andaman island is the fourth largest . Moreover, it conducts package tours for the visitors from Port Blair to the Little Andaman Island.
75 kms from city center 13 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Long Island is completely deserted with very minimal infrastructure. This might be a good camping destination if you are looking for some adventure. But be sure to bring your own gear and food arrangement.
34 kms from city center 14 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Rutland, lined with virgin beaches, is one of the lesser visited of all the islands located in the southern part of Great Andaman archipelago.
10 kms from city center 15 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Years before Cellular Jail was constructed, Viper Island was used by the British to keep the freedom fighters in exile. You can still see the remains of the jail which was built in 1867 by the British.
17 kms from city center 16 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
A small village in the southern part of South Andaman, Wandoor is most recognized for its Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park.
18 kms from city center 17 out of 17 Places To Visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Located in the south-western coast of the Andaman Islands, Wandur National Park is a marine life conservation area situated at a distance of 25 km from the capital city of Port Blair.