India,Andamans,Kolkata

New Year on Andaman islands, India

India,Andamans,Kolkata

New Year on Andaman islands, India

Price
$885
+ flight to Delhi and back home + 2 domestic flights
Duration
10 days
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The best beaches in Asia, virgin nature and very few visitors for kilometers of beautiful coast. We are talking Andamans! After celebrating New Year, we head to Kolkata, perhaps the most atmospheric city in India, and plunge into the atmosphere of colorful bazaars, impressive temples and elegant British heritage.

  • Day 1
    Arrival in Delhi, flight to Port Blair, the main city of Andaman islands. Check into a hotel in the center. Next day we will visit the famous Cellular Jail, a former colonial prison where many leaders of Indian national movement were imprisoned. We will also enjoy the sea wharf and explore the city. Those interested can also visit local oceanarium.
  • Day 2-4
    We take a ferry to Havelock island (2-3 hours) and check into simple bungalows on the beach. During three days here we will enjoy white sand beaches, relish sunrises and sunsets, snorkel and dive, and ride elephants on the famous Radhanagar beach - the best beach in Asia, according to Time magazine. We will also spend New Year ’s Eve on the beach.
  • Day 5-7
    We will take a ferry to Long Island (3 hours), check into the only guesthouse on the beach and make a 2-hour simple cross island walk to the picturesque Lalaji Bay beach. At the end of our stay we travel back to Port Blair by jeeps, passing by the jungle of indigenous people(6-8 hours). Arrival in Port Blair, check into the hotel.
  • Day 8-9
    Flight to Kolkata, checking into a hotel on the historic Sudder street. During our two days in Kolkata we will visit the oldest museum in India - the National Museum, boasting unique collection of 2300 years old Hindu and Buddhist sculpture and other artifacts. We will also discover Victoria Memorial, walk the old British part of the city, exploring colorful bazaars, famous Bengali sweats shops, and the grand colonial cemetery. Flight to Delhi, checking into a hotel.
  • Day 10
    Flight back home.
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At a Glance
Diving, Snorkeling, Victoria Memorial, The oldest museum in India, Ancient Hindu religious ceremonies, The best beach in India
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Dates Availability
2018
28.12 - 06.01.19 Available for booking
2019
28.12 - 06.01.20 Available for booking
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2018
28 December - 06 January 2019 Available for booking $885 $400 Rus.,Ukr.,Eng. Book
2019
28 December - 06 January 2020 Available for booking $885 $400 Rus.,Ukr.,Eng. Book
Departures 28.12.2018 - 06.01.2019
Availability Available for booking
Price $885
Deposit $400
This group speaks Rus.,Ukr.,Eng.
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Departures 28.12.2019 - 06.01.2020
Availability Available for booking
Price $885
Deposit $400
This group speaks Rus.,Ukr.,Eng.
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Group size 12 persons.

The best beaches in Asia, virgin nature and very few visitors for kilometers of beautiful coast. We are talking Andamans! After celebrating New Year, we head to Kolkata, perhaps the most atmospheric city in India, and plunge into the atmosphere of colorful bazaars, impressive temples and elegant British heritage.

Is this trip for you?

This trip is of average physical grade. It consists of long city and town walks as well as short easy walks on beaches and in the jungle. We might also take an easy 2-hour cross island walk. We will use ferries (rides up to 5 hours long), and take three short domestic flights. Accommodation will be provided in simple bungalows, budget hotels or guesthouses, most of them will have hot water, some will have wi fi internet.

Price of the trip includes:

  • Flight Kolkata-Delhi;
  • Accommodation in double/twin (sometimes triple or larger) rooms in budget hotels, guesthouses and bungalows;
  • All transportation, including 3AC class of trains (with sleeping benches, sheets and air conditioning), ferries, specially rented vehicles and all kinds of public transportation;
  • Professional guiding services;

To be paid separately:

  • Flight to Delhi and from Delhi back home;
  • Two domestic flights (Delhi – Port Blair; Port Blair- Kolkata);
  • Food ($5-7 per person per day);
  • Medical insurance (mandatory);
  • Entrance tickets to museums, palaces, parks and other places of interest ($50);
  • Snorkeling, diving and fishing;
  • Indian visa ($77).
At a Glance
Diving, Snorkeling, Victoria Memorial, The oldest museum in India, Ancient Hindu religious ceremonies, The best beach in India
Have a question?
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Dates Availability
2018
28.12 - 06.01.19 Available for booking
2019
28.12 - 06.01.20 Available for booking

The best beaches in Asia, virgin nature and very few visitors for kilometers of beautiful coast. We are talking Andamans! After celebrating New Year, we head to Kolkata, perhaps the most atmospheric city in India, and plunge into the atmosphere of colorful bazaars, impressive temples and elegant British heritage.

Have a question?
Ask us.
Dates Availability
2018
28.12 - 06.01.19 Available for booking
2019
28.12 - 06.01.20 Available for booking

Citizens of almost all countries need a visa to enter India. Visa costs $62 and should be obtained prior to the trip online or in the Indian embassy in your country of residence.

We provide free visa consulting for our clients.

At a Glance
Diving, Snorkeling, Victoria Memorial, The oldest museum in India, Ancient Hindu religious ceremonies, The best beach in India
Have a question?
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Dates Availability
2018
28.12 - 06.01.19 Available for booking
2019
28.12 - 06.01.20 Available for booking
3G mobile internet in India
  • Price: + $30
Prepaid local sim card with 3GB internet package
At a Glance
Diving, Snorkeling, Victoria Memorial, The oldest museum in India, Ancient Hindu religious ceremonies, The best beach in India
Have a question?
Ask us.
Dates Availability
2018
28.12 - 06.01.19 Available for booking
2019
28.12 - 06.01.20 Available for booking