Surat is popularly known as a gemstone city, and the reason is almost 92% of the world’s diamonds are cut here. It’s vibrant, beautiful and the people out here prefer to lead a simple life despite prosperity. You will be amazed to know that’s the city of Surat is limited to the western influence. The dishes you get to eat here are mouth-watering, scrumptious and something that will keep reminding you of the place. It is a blessed land for the average temperature in Surat during summers reaches to a maximum of 37 – 38 degree Celsius – the place has everything, but one thing it lacks is the beauty of Andaman Islands.
The Andaman Islands are an Indian archipelago in the Bay of Bengal that falls between Indian and Myanmar. The Islands are blessed with some of the most beautiful beaches amidst white sand and palm trees. With a beautiful coastline, lush greenery and unbelievable diving possibilities the Andaman Islands are a perfect place to unwind in the arms of nature.
What are the major attractions of the Andaman Islands?
Visit Asia’s best – Radhanagar beach:
Radhanagar is rated as the best beach in Asia and comes in the list of top ten beaches of the world. This beach is everything you might have imagined of when you picture yourself having a perfect beach vacation. Visit here to witness the most beautiful sunrise and sunsets in the world.
It is another beautiful beach on the Havelock Island that is not be missed on your travel to Andaman. You won’t find shacks here, but it’s the perfect destination to take a dive into the sea or relax on the beach side. The drive to Kalapathar beach is just an out-of-the-world experience, where you get to see perfect blue, green waters spread across the distance as far as you see. The road to the destination is narrow, but it’s worth spending a couple of hours here.
Another gorgeous place to visit when in the Andaman Islands – your trip to Neil should cover a visit to Laxmanpur beach, Bharatpur beach, Sitapur beach and Natural rock formation. The number of tourists visiting the Island has increased recently, and this is the reason several new hotels and resorts have come up here.
Chidiya Tapu – Port Blair:
If you are a nature lover and can spend hours bird watching, this is the place for you. Chidiya Tapu is also famous for its breathtaking sunset view.
Andaman honeymoon tour with Havelock Island, Neil Island and Port Blair
It is a custom designed tour package for honeymoon couples. The package includes a visit to:
DAY WISE DETAILS:
The four nights and five days Andaman trip offers travelers ample time to rejuvenate in the lap of nature. The trip includes a visit to:
How to reach Andaman from Surat?
The best way to reach Andaman from Surat is by air. As there is no road connectivity to Andaman, so traveling by road is not possible. You can also visit Chennai, Kolkata or Vishakhapatnam and take a government operated ship from there to Andaman. It is an inexpensive alternative to air travel but takes more time, and some people might not feel comfortable traveling by it.
Major flights from Surat to Andaman are:
Flight Duration Type
9:25 PM – 8:00 AM
IndiGo 10h 35m 1 stop
5h 30m CCU
9:20 PM – 9:05 AM
Air India 35h 45m 1 stop
30h 25m DEL
7:10 AM – 7:50 AM+1
Alliance Air, Air India 24h 40m 2 stops
9:20 PM – 10:10 AM+1
Air India 12h 50m 2 stops
Please note: The timings are for reference only, actual timings may vary.
The Andaman Islands are a beautiful tourist destination for all those who are tired of the busy city life and want to take an escapade.