How can I go to Andaman and Nicobar Islands?

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How can I go to Andaman and Nicobar Islands?

Being an island, Andaman is connected with India through sea and air routes only. The airport is located at Port Blair and there are direct flights from Kolkata, Chennai and Vishakhapatnam. Air India, Jet Airways, Go Air and Spice Jet airlines offer their services here.

How can I go to Andaman Nicobar by train?

You cannot reach Andaman via train. You can find many direct trains from Mumbai to Chennai like Chennai Express, LTT Chennai, HUMSAFAR, CSMT Chennai and others. It would take 24 to 26 hours to reach Chennai via train.

How can I go to Andaman from India?

The quickest way to reach Andaman is by flight. There are direct flights to Andaman from Kolkata, Bangaluru and Chennai approximating at 2.5 hours of travel time. Connecting flights to these destinations are available from most other cities. Flights from Delhi fly via Chennai or Kolkata and take around 5 hours.

Are the Andaman Islands safe?

With a very low crime rate, Andaman is extremely safe and peaceful. Also, there have been no reports of communal violence. Tourist’s best time visiting the Andaman Islands have never faced any kind of safety issue. If you have any questions regarding Andaman safety, you can always reach us.

Can we carry alcohol to Andaman?

#26 Is imported alcohol available on the Andaman Islands? Although alcohol is available in Andaman & Nicobar Islands, the availability of imported alcohol is extremely limited. Except for a few IMFL (Indian Made Foreign Liquor) bottles, the alcohol availability is restricted to mostly Indian brands.

Which language use in Andaman?

Most of the people speak Bengali and Hindi However, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam are also common in Andaman & Nicobar island. The habitants of the Andaman Islands have Andamanese which is a small group that speak Andamanese language.

Is Passport required for going to Andaman?

#1 Do I need a passport/visa to go to Andaman? For Indians: No passport/visa/permission is required. For Foreigners: A passport is required with an Indian Visa to enter India.

What is the fare of Andaman Nicobar by ship?

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  1. Deluxe Cabin: INR 10,240.
  2. 1st Class Cabin: INR 8,490.
  3. 2nd Class Cabin: INR 6,750.
  4. Bunk Class: INR 2,630.

Can you visit Tribal Areas in Andaman and Nicobar?

Visits to Tribal areas are permitted only after obtaining a Tribal Pass issued by the Deputy Commissioners of South Andaman, North & Middle Andaman and Nicobar. The visits to the forest areas are subject to the restrictions imposed by the Chief Wild Life Warden, A & N Islands and the guidelines issued by the Ministry.

Why are the Andaman Islands the Paradise of birds?

The sense of equanimity that the Andaman Islands shower on the travellers is breathtaking and recharges one’s body and mind. Every year many people plan a vacation to the sandy beaches of Andaman in search of solitude, natural beauty and adventure but very few are aware that the Andaman Islands are known as the paradise of Birds.

Where are the off limits areas on the Nicobar Islands?

The permit also outlines areas that are off limits, such as tribal areas, and mostly all of the Nicobar Islands. Some areas are specifically off limits at night time, including South Cinque, Mount Harriet, Ross Island, Jolly Buoy and more.

Who is the Chief Secretary of Andaman and Nicobar Islands?

Shri Chetan B. Sanghi joined the Indian Administrative Service in 1988. He is serving as Chief Secretary of Andaman and Nicobar Islands since 6th August 2018.Through his career, he has led a number of assignments in Puducherry, Mizoram, Andhra Pradesh, Goa and Delhi.

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