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  • Andaman Tourism Opens

    Updated: 14 Aug 2021

    From 3rd August 2021 Tourism activities re-open in Andaman & Nicobar Islands. In view of the steady decline in cases of COVID-19 in Andaman Nicobar Islands an order has been issued by the Director of Tourism Department today regarding reopening of all Tourism activities in South Andaman and North Middle Andaman District from today.

  • 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 subject to compulsory RAT testing for Andaman Trunk Road commuters which will be carried out at Forest check post on the spot / same day on payment of applicable charges

  • RT PCR report on arrival

    Updated: 14 Aug 2021
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  • The tourists need to carry COVID-19 negative test report from mainland based ICMR 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. 
  • 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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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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Cruise Wedding in Andaman Islands

You are getting married!! Your wedding day is one of the most exciting and important days of your life. Couples want to make their D-Day as beautiful and seamless as it can be. They want everything fantastic- from the right venue to the right menu. If you want to get married in a beautiful location but don’t want the hassle of dramatic wedding planning, then getting married on a cruise amid the natural beauty of the Andaman Islands is the best idea. The cruises offer various facilities to plan a shipboard or shore side wedding ceremony here. A cruise wedding in the Andaman Islands would be unforgettable for the lovely couple as well as their guests. 

Take your love on an adventure

If there is any mode of transportation built especially for the sweethearts, then it will always be the ship. The true example of this is having a cruise wedding in the Andaman Islands. The cruise brings you the best experience at sea as you cross the azure waters of the gorgeous island archipelago situated in the Bay of Bengal. Having your wedding ceremony while sailing lazily, each and every moment of the journey becomes lovelier than the destination as you spend the most romantic time with your life partner on a cruise. When you are with your significant someone amidst the natural marvel, the time would stop!

Wedding on Cruise in Andaman Islands

Vow with a view

The time spent on the cruise will surely leave you with such sweet memories to cherish for the rest of your life. You will witness the most mesmerizing views while onboard, like cherishing an otherworldly sunset from a good spot on the deck with your sweetheart. Enjoying a dreamy candlelight dinner is definitely a must-do. You can have the most perfect start to your new life this way, and nothing can ever beat these splendid moments. The experience of being with your partner on a cruise will leave you spellbound and will be something that you will never get out of your head, even after boarding the return flight to your home.

In the meantime, your near and dear ones can relax on the deck of the luxurious and opulent cruise. They can spend time looking at the vast ocean, go to the bow and watch fishes chasing the ship. 

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Embark on a romantic journey

Celebrate your love for one another at sea. Choose a spectacular venue to say “I do”, and invite friends and family to be a part of this wonderful occasion of your life. Delicious treats, a bottle of champagne, chocolate-covered strawberries, dinner at a specialty restaurant, incredible décor, and a lot more make this adventure as romantic as it gets. 

Invite your close friends and family members in your special ceremony. You can choose from available venues onboard and enjoy VIP treatment while you sail. This would be an amazing opportunity for having an adventure of a lifetime together!

Intimately yours

Spectacular weddings are made by spectacular venues. You can host your wedding ceremony and reception at a ‘never- before-dreamed-of’ kind of space. You are sure to fall in love with such a venue. Moreover, you can enhance your royal wedding with live musicians, custom flowers, photography package, and anything else that you need for an incredible ceremony. You can start your wedding on the right note with live music and dance away with your partner to have the most enjoyable time together.

Love at sea

There is an array of floral options to make your celebration more colorful. You can choose from custom bouquets to accents and arrangements. Also, you can capture your special moments by hiring a team of professionally trained photographers. Be sure on your way to an extraordinary journey together!

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Why choose Andaman Islands?

The Andaman Islands are counted among the most beautiful places in India. Its beaches behold unparalleled charm and are loved by everyone. You can make the most of your memories by having a destination wedding on this tiny paradise on earth. It is the best place in India for couples owing to the scenic wonders, crystal clear waters, coconut grooves, and a lot more. Its serene beaches and picturesque shores call you for an incredible journey of your life where you can experience love with your significant someone.

Cruise Wedding in Andaman Islands
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In your cruise wedding, you are going to experience thrill, relaxation and some time away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Such a unique wedding will help you create memories for life. Imagine exchanging vows on this little heaven that is embellished with lush green coconut palms and soothing blue waters. Your love deserves such romantic moments spent in the middle of nature’s creations.

Explore exotic Andaman 

After your wedding ceremony, you can also decide to have your honeymoon on the same cruise. All your guests will be dropped off at the port and you can continue with your love journey on the turquoise waters. You can explore this Indian union territory with the love of your life by visiting its beaches that are counted among the best across the world. Havelock Island is home to the most gorgeous beaches such as Radhanagar Beach, Elephant Beach, Kala Pathar, Vijaynagar Beach, and many more. Along with being nature lovers, if you two are adventure lovers as well, then you should definitely go for water sports such as scuba diving and snorkeling. With a cruise wedding in Andaman Islands, you can have it all! If you have decided to have a cruise wedding, then trust one and only Andaman Island Travels to take care of all your bookings. You will find fantastic choices onboard. Its inclusive wedding packages can be customised as per your requirements and those special personal touches can be added. The cake, flowers, music, food, and more will exactly be as you want it to be. From intimate to limitless and from formal to fun, the cruise packages will personalise your moments of nuptial bliss to treasured memories. Your new, happy life together starts here!

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