6 days in Surat & Andaman and Nicobar Islands Itinerary

6 days in Surat & Andaman and Nicobar Islands Itinerary

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Surat
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Port Blair, South Andaman Island
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Havelock Island
— 2 nights
Drive
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Baratang Island
— 1 night
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Surat

Diamond City

Off the map for most international tourists heading to India, the major industrial city of Surat has a long heritage in diamond-cutting and textile manufacturing.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Temple and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Modi Atash Bahram.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Surat tour planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Surat. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Port Blair.

Things to do in Surat

Historic Sites

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Cellular Jail, then head off the coast to Ross Island, and then head off the coast to Dekho Andaman. Here are some ideas for day two: head off the coast to Jolly Buoy Island, then pause for some photo ops at Tsunami Memorial, and then identify plant and animal life at Chidiya Tapu.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Port Blair trip app.

Traveling by flight from Surat to Port Blair takes 9 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in March, and nighttime lows around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Havelock Island.

Things to do in Port Blair

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Havelock Island

— 2 nights
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 (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Elephant Beach and then kick back and relax at Radhanagar Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kalapathar Beach and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Havelock Island day trip site.

Getting from Port Blair to Havelock Island by ferry takes about 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can drive to Baratang Island.

Things to do in Havelock Island

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Baratang Island

— 1 night
To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Baratang Island journey builder site.

Traveling by car from Havelock Island to Baratang Island takes 6 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in March, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 29th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Baratang Island

Nature · Parks

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.