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  • Runway Status for Port Blair Airport From October,22 to February, 23

    Updated: 19 Sep 2022
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  • RT PCR report on arrival

    Updated: 14 Aug 2021
  • Andaman Tourism Opens

    Updated: 14 Aug 2021

    Andaman Tourism Opens: The Andaman & Nicobar administration has announced that all tourist spots in the South Andaman district will be opened for tourism activities with immediate effect 8 Feb 2022.

  • What is the advisory to travel to North & Middle Andaman District?

    Updated: 14 Aug 2021

    The tourists are allowed to visit Baratang/North & Middle Andaman on production of double dose covid certificate/ All other passengers viz. unvaccinated and partially vaccinated passengers (those who have taken only 1S1 dose of COVID vaccine) shall have to produce RT-PCR negative test report

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  • All asymptomatic fully vaccinated persons coming to these islands from mainland are exempted from the requirement of carrying RT-PCR negative test report,irrespective of the type of vaccine received and country of origin. Such fullyvaccinated individuals shall produce the final vaccination certificate at the origin airport, sea port in the mainland and at Port Blair Airport / sea port.
  • Alt asymptomatic children below 5 years of age are exempted from carrying RT-PCR negative test report and further RT-PCR testing at Port Blair Airport.
  • All other passengers viz. unvaccinated and partially vaccinated passengers (those who have taken only 1S1 dose of COVID vaccine) shall have to produce RT-PCR negative test report to travel to Port Blair from the mainland, as is the practice now. Such an RT-PCR test should have been taken within 48 hours prior to commencement of journey from the origin airport connecting Port Blair. Such passengers will also have to undergo additional RT-PCR test on arrival at Port Blair. Such passengers shall remain in self-quarantine till the arrival of the test report.
  • If a passenger on arrival is tested positive then, the prescribed quarantine protocol is to be followed.
  • All Airlines shall ensure strict compliance of this order and observance of COVID Appropriate Behaviour. Any non-compliance shall invite action under Disaster Management Act and other applicable laws. 
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General Guidelines defined for traveling to Andaman Islands during COVID :

  1. The Tourism Activities are permitted only in South Andaman & North & Middle Andaman District except Nicobar District.
  2. Persons above 65 years of age, persons with home co-morbidities, pregnant women and children below the age of 10 years advised not to travel for tourism purposes.
  3. Tourists/Visitors who are at higher risk due to some medical history are advised to take extra precautions.
  4. Tourists/visitors shall minimize contact with other staff and visitors as far as possible and zero contact policy should be followed at all tourist destinations.
  5. All tourists/visitors shall be briefed by the hotel concerned about do’s & don’ts to be mandatorily followed during their stay and movements.
  6. While travelling tourists/visitors should wear a face mask and carry their own sanitizer and wet wipes for personal use.
  7. At all tourist destinations, staff must wear face masks and wash/sanitize hands regularly while performing their duties.
  8. Arogya Setu App shall be mandatory for all incoming tourists/visitors.
  9. Respiratory etiquettes to be strictly followed. This involves strict practice of covering one’s mouth and nose while coughing/sneezing with a tissue handkerchief/flexed elbow and disposing off used tissues properly after use.
  10. The tourists/visitors on arrival at Port Blair airport have to undergo mandatory Covid-19 screening with RTPCR test free of cost. Thereafter the tourists/ visitors are allowed to move to their respective hotels. However, they will have to be under quarantine at Port Blair in their hotel rooms until the result of RTPCR tests are received. In case of RTPCR positive test results, the tourists/visitors shall remain in institutional quarantine in hotels notified by the Hoteliers Association in consent with the A&%N Administration, on rate as specified or to the designated hospital/ Covid 19 care centre on case to case basis.
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What are the guidelines for testing for tourists coming to Andaman after August 03 2021?

On arrival at Port Blair :

1. The tourists need to carry COVID-19 negative test report from mainland based 1CMR approved lab using Reverse Transcriptase-Polymerase Chain Reaction (RTPCR). However, the sample for RTPCR test should have been taken within 48 hours prior to starting the journey from the origin station. (For e.g. if the tourist takes a flight from Delhi at 0600 hrs. on 1st September, 2021, the sample for RTPCR test should have been taken not before 0600 hrs. on 30th August, 2021).

2. The tourists/visitors on arrival at Port Blair airport have to undergo mandatory Covid-19 screening with RTPCR test free of cost. Thereafter the tourists/visitors are allowed to move to their respective hotels. However, they will have to be under quarantine at Port Blair in their hotel rooms until the result of RTPCR tests are received. In case of RTPCR positive test results, the tourists/visitors shall remain in
institutional quarantine in hotels notified by the Hoteliers Association in consent with the A&N Administration, on rates as specified or to the designated hospital/ Covid-19 care centre on case-to-case basis.

3. Tourists may also have to undergo random Rapid Antigen Test conducted from time to time on payment basis as prescribed by A8N Administration.

What if the tourists test positive after arriving at the Andaman Islands?

If the tourists tests positive during their stay in the Islands, he/she will need to undergo institutional isolation as per existing health protocols. The
cost of such isolation for govt. facility will be paid by the tourists as fixed by the administration from time to time.

If the patient wants to stay at hotels, he/she can stay in the hotels if all the conditions below are met:

a) Patients are not symptomatic and not more than 60 years old.
b) Request/ undertaking is made by patient in writing.
c)lf allowed by doctors.

Hotels will make necessary arrangements to designate a part of their rooms for institutional isolation for this purpose.

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  • Regular flights to Port Blair (the capital of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands) are operational now.
  • There are direct flights from Chennai, Kolkata, Bangalore, and Delhi.
  • Public transports like cabs, taxis, and bus services are also functional.
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Travellers should carefully follow social distancing norms and wear masks as well. Also, before making any booking, they should refer to the latest travel news on the government website of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

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Bioluminescence Night Kayaking in Havelock Island

Bioluminescence Night Kayaking in Havelock Island
Date : 10 Jul 2023

Dear adventurous couple,
Get ready to be enchanted by an unforgettable adventure in Havelock Island! Imagine paddling through serene waters under a starry night sky, with the water glowing beneath your kayak. Our bioluminescence night kayaking experience is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness nature's own light show. Led by our experienced team, you'll be equipped with everything you need for a safe and exhilarating journey. As you glide through the gentle waves, the magical display of bioluminescence will leave you in awe, creating cherished memories that you'll treasure forever. Join us and let the wonders of Havelock Island mesmerize you.

Our Package

  1. Setting the Stage:

    Imagine standing on the pristine beaches of Havelock Island, surrounded by the vibrant colors of a sunset painting the sky. The warm tropical breeze envelops you, heightening your anticipation for the adventure that awaits. In this untouched paradise, an awe-inspiring spectacle beckons you - bioluminescence. As you dip your kayak paddle into the water, the magic unfolds. Microscopic dinoflagellates, delicate plankton organisms, come alive, releasing a mesmerizing blue-green glow in response to your movements. Each stroke of your paddle sets off a symphony of ethereal light, captivating your senses and immersing you in a world of enchantment.

  2. The Adventure Unfolds: 

    Led by our experienced and passionate team, you'll embark on an intimate kayaking expedition under the starry night sky. Safety is of utmost importance, and your guides will provide you with all the necessary equipment and a comprehensive briefing to ensure you feel confident and comfortable throughout the journey.

    As you push off from the shore, your kayak glides smoothly through the calm waters, allowing you to immerse yourselves in the tranquillity of the night. The silence is broken only by the gentle sound of your paddles dipping into the water, creating ripples that set the stage for the enchanting display about to unfold.

    With each stroke, the water beneath you illuminates, transforming into a sea of twinkling stars. It's as if you're floating on a magical carpet, being transported to a world straight out of a fairytale. The beauty and simplicity of nature's light show will leave you in awe, fostering a deep connection between you and the natural wonders that surround you.


  3. The Romance of Bioluminescence: 

    Imagine the joy of watching your partner's face light up with wonder and excitement as you both witness this incredible phenomenon together. The bioluminescent light dances on the water's surface, casting a soft glow on your surroundings. You'll find yourselves drawn to the tranquility and serenity of the moment, revelling in the sheer romance of this shared adventure.

    Engulfed in the embrace of nature's symphony, take a moment to pause and let your hearts be filled with gratitude for the opportunity to witness such a rare spectacle. The magic of bioluminescence will not only create cherished memories but also deepen your bond as a couple, reminding you of the incredible journeys you get on together.

  4. Our Team:

    With us, your safety and enjoyment are our top priorities. Our team of expert guides are not only experienced and certified but also possesses an intimate understanding of the local waters and the mesmerizing phenomenon of bioluminescence. With their extensive knowledge, they are well-equipped to navigate you through this enchanting adventure.

    Before you set off, our guides will provide a comprehensive briefing, ensuring that you are familiar with the kayaking techniques, safety procedures, and the behavior of the bioluminescent organisms. They will be by your side throughout the journey, offering guidance, answering any questions you may have, and sharing fascinating insights about the surrounding marine life.

    Rest assured, we adhere to strict safety standards and use high-quality kayaking equipment to ensure your comfort and security. Our guides are trained in emergency protocols, allowing them to handle any unforeseen situations with expertise and efficiency.

    You can trust in our team's competence and dedication to providing you with a memorable and secure experience. So, relax and immerse yourselves in the magic of bioluminescence, knowing that you are in the capable hands of our experienced guides.


  5. Eco-Friendly Adventure:

    Bioluminescence night kayaking in Havelock Island goes beyond being a thrilling adventure; it is an eco-friendly experience that prioritizes sustainability and responsible tourism. The tour operators understand the fragility of the island's ecosystem and actively educate participants about the importance of preserving it.

    During the pre-trip briefing, you will learn about the delicate balance of marine life and the impact of human activities. The guides emphasize the need to respect and protect the natural surroundings, ensuring that your adventure leaves no negative traces behind.

    To minimize the ecological footprint, the tour operators adhere to strict guidelines, such as avoiding disturbing sensitive habitats and using only environmentally-friendly equipment. By immersing yourselves in this eco-conscious journey, you become ambassadors for sustainable practices, fostering a deeper appreciation for the environment.

    This eco-friendly approach not only safeguards the island's biodiversity but also ensures that future generations can continue to enjoy the wonder of bioluminescence. By participating in this adventure, you contribute to the conservation efforts and become a part of the solution to preserving Havelock Island's natural beauty for years to come.

  6. A Photographer's Dream:

    Bioluminescence night kayaking is a photographer's dream come true, offering a captivating and ethereal setting to capture stunning images. As you glide through the illuminated waters, the bioluminescent glow creates a magical ambience, providing a unique and extraordinary visual spectacle. The water sparkles and shimmers with each stroke of your paddle, creating a mesmerizing trail of light that reflects the stars above. These enchanting visuals present an incredible opportunity to capture the beauty of the moment. Imagine capturing the sheer joy on each other's faces as you both immerse yourselves in this otherworldly experience. These photographs will become treasured keepsakes, allowing you to relive the magic and share it with your loved ones. From the glowing waters to the celestial backdrop, the images will tell a story of wonder and create lasting memories of this remarkable adventure.


Getting on a bioluminescence night kayaking adventure in Havelock Island with us promises an extraordinary experience for you as a couple. From expert guidance and safety to a serene and magical atmosphere, each moment will be etched in your memories forever. So, take the leap, embrace the enchantment, and allow the natural wonder of bioluminescence to create a truly unforgettable journey for both of you.

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