Andaman, a mystic paradise in the heart of the Bay of Bengal, is one of the most popular travel destinations in South Asia.
As much as Andaman is popular among avid travelers, it is equally sought after by honeymooners and tourists alike. Given the number of things to do in Andaman, a rejuvenating trip to the island is the perfect food for the travel bug in you.
While there are lots of itineraries and schedules mapped to choose from, the 6 night / 7 day itinerary shared below is tailor-made for a first timer traveling to the Andaman.
7 Day Andaman Itinerary
Day 1 in Port Blair: Arrival in the Capital City
This is the day when you arrive at the Port Blair airport from your respective destinations. The paradise island needs you to take a special note of the surroundings and its slumber atmosphere by spending the day at leisure.
The week-long excursion provides you with ample of opportunities and bask in the magnificence of nature. A good rest is highly recommended before beginning the much awaited tour.
Day 2 in Port Blair: Head Out for a City Tour
Port Blair is a historical city and has a lot of attractions which include museums, beaches, and a picturesque lighthouse. You can spend the day visiting the Anthropological Museum, Corbyn's Cove Beach, Chatham Saw Mill, and Chidiya Tapu.
The Light & Sound Show at the Cellular Jail during evening hours is another highlight of the day-long excursion. Get a feel of the bygone era here, because this was the place where freedom fighters were held captive for years.
Day 3 in Port Blair: A Day Dedicated to Beach Visits & Water Activities
Port Blair is a place that never lets you feel low. With plenty of water activities at Marina Park, you can assure yourself of unlimited fun and entertainment here. The water park is also home to the indigenous breed of turtles, crocodiles, and corals reefs.
Also, you can spot many migratory birds, and other preserved water creatures at the water park. Wandoor Beach - all decked up with turquoise water and tranquilising environs - lies close to Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park.
Day 4 in Havelock Island: Sightseeing on the Island
Havelock island has lots of sea beaches to spend private moments amid nature’s sojourn. The fourth day of the itinerary is dedicated to take an extensive tour of the Radhanagar Beach, and the Elephant Beach. At these breathtaking beaches, you can catch spectacular views of sunrise and sunset and adore the beauty of glistening golden sand. Also, there are adventurous water activities like Scuba diving, and undersea walking to try.
Day 5 in Neil Island: Explore Shimmering Beaches
Neil is another lesser explored charm of Andaman & nicobar that has quite a few picturesque beaches. All of these beaches lie close to each other and make for an ideal place to explore on the secluded island.
Kalapathar Beach and Bharatpur Beach are mostly strolled by newly married couples. Also, Sitapur and Laxmanpur Beach catch the fancy of birders and nature photographers.
Day 6 in Port Blair: Leisure Day
Having seen all the attractions of Andaman, it’s time to explore the local markets and collect some souvenirs for family and friends. The day also marks the closure of an enthralling one week holiday trip to the beautiful Union Territory of India.
Day 7 in Port Blair : Time for Departure
Check out of the hotel and proceed towards the airport. Say adios to the small world in the heart of the Bay of Bengal.