10 days in Andaman and Nicobar Islands & Durgapur Itinerary

10 days in Andaman and Nicobar Islands & Durgapur Itinerary

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Port Blair, South Andaman Island
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Havelock Island
— 1 night
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Neil Island
— 1 night
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Baratang Island
— 1 night
Drive
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Durgapur
— 3 nights
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Port Blair, South Andaman Island

— 2 nights
The capital and largest city of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Port Blair acts as a gateway to the landmasses that lie in the Bay of Bengal.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Munda Pahad Beach and Chidiya Tapu. Discover out-of-the-way places like Ferar Beach and Jogger's Park. And it doesn't end there: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Marina Park and Aquarium, get great views at Phoenix Bay Jetty, appreciate the history behind Rajiv Gandhi's Statue, and don't miss a visit to Aberdeen Clock Tower.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Port Blair trip planning app.

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Port Blair is an approximately 4-hour flight. Plan for much warmer nights when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in December since evenings lows in Port Blair dip to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can ride a ferry to Havelock Island.

Things to do in Port Blair

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 26:

Havelock Island

— 1 night
Known for its scuba diving spots, picturesque beaches, and relaxed atmosphere, Havelock Island stands out as the largest island in the archipelago, and one of the most tourist-oriented places in the Andaman Islands.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): stroll through Govind Nagar Beach and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, read Havelock Island vacation app.

You can ride a ferry from Port Blair to Havelock Island in 3.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Neil Island.

Things to do in Havelock Island

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 27:

Neil Island

— 1 night
Whatever you decide to do on your trip to Neil Island, you'll remember it by the unsurpassed beauty of its green landscape and coral reefs.
On the 28th (Mon), take in the waterfront at Neil Island Jetty, kick back and relax at Sitapur Beach, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Neil Island tour itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Havelock Island to Neil Island. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Baratang Island.

Things to do in Neil Island

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Beaches
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 28:

Baratang Island

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Mud Volcano and then explore the fascinating underground world of Limestone Caves.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Baratang Island trip builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Neil Island to Baratang Island. In December, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Durgapur.

Things to do in Baratang Island

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 29:

Durgapur

— 3 nights
Durgapur is a Tier-II city in Paschim Bardhaman district, in the state of West Bengal, India. Explore hidden gems such as Chhatimtala and Visva Bharati University. Kids will appreciate attractions like Tagore's Ashram and Ballavpur Wildlife Sanctuary. There's still lots to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Junction Mall, walk around Deul Park, and cool off at Anand Amusement Park.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Durgapur road trip planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Baratang Island to Durgapur. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Durgapur

Theme Parks · Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands travel guide

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Beaches · Historic Sites · Islands
An archipelago of over 570 tropical islands, Andaman and Nicobar Islands offer spectacular scenery and pristine beaches with views of crystal clear blue waters. A holiday in Andaman and Nicobar Islands usually includes island-hopping, swimming, camping, trekking, snorkeling, or scuba diving. Sea aquariums, water theme parks, and health resorts provide year-round entertainment for tourists, while marina yachting and inter-island cruise liners provide an opportunity to tour the islands comfortably. In terms of nature, the islands' national parks provide habitats for rare species, such as hornbills, pigeons, and robber crabs. The archipelago, which contains 38 populated islands, still displays the remains of British colonial prisons and historic gallows.