The capital city of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Port Blair no different than any other smaller Indian city. Restaurants, Resorts, Hotels and Shops can be found in plenty. Concentrated towards providing the best facilities to the people traveling to these islands, Port Blair has become the center point for all the tourism activities. People from all over India can be found here,a peaceful place with no conflicts on region andreligion.
How to reach
The only commercial airport to reach Andamans is located at Port Blair, Veer Savarkar Airport, named after the famous freedom fighter Vir Savarkar who was imprisoned in this island at Cellular Jail earlier known as Kaala Paani. Direct flight to Port Blair is available from Chennai, Kolkata and Delhi. The journey usually takes around 2 Hrs 30 Min. The Andaman group of Islands is well connected by sea. Regular passenger services are available to Port Blair from Chennai, Kolkata and Visakhapatnam.
Chennai – Port Blair – Takes around 60 Hrs.
Kolkata – Port Blair – Takes around 66 Hrs.
Visakhapatnam – Port Blair – Takes around 56 Hrs.