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.
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
General Guidelines defined for traveling to Andaman Islands during COVID :
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.
The hotels in Mayabunder, Andaman Islands offer basic standard rooms that are spacious and well-ventilated. All the rooms are equipped with facilities such as flat-screen color TV, telephone, etc. 24-hour hot/cold water, attached bathroom, etc. Room service is also offered whenever needed. Some of the hotels also have on-site restaurants. They specialise in Chinese, Continental, and Indian dishes that are appreciated for being extremely delicious. There are skilled and trained chefs and waiters to serve the esteemed guests. Well-stocked bars of hotels offer a myriad of wines and spirits.
Located in Mayabunder, Hotel Sea N Sand is a well-known budget hotel in the town. All the major tourist hotspots are nearby. An economical property, it is known for its warm hospitality and best-in-class amenities. The hotel is a preferred choice for tourists as it is situated away from the noise of the city. It is suitable for both kinds of guests- leisure and business. ‘Milan’, the conference room, is ideal for conducting meetings. It is fitted with all the essential audio-visual aids. The hotel will also organise outdoor activities on request. For guests seeking to enjoy the tropical vibes of the Andaman Islands while staying at a budget accommodation, Hotel Sea N Sand is your best bet.
Some of the Best/Top Hotels in Mayabunder Island are as follows:
Hotel Sea N Sand
Blue Bird Resort
Some of the facilities offered at these properties are mentioned below:
Doctor on call
Ticket Tour Assistance
Electrical Sockets (Free)
Paid Car Bike Rental (Paid - bike, car)
Make sure you have pre-bookings in Mayabunder. Otherwise, there may be on-spot issues in searching and getting a good place to stay in. Therefore, making reservations from a local tour operating company is highly recommended. Andaman Island Travels is the most reliable name on the whole island as it is committed to customise holiday packages as per its clients’ requirements. Save yourself from the hassle of booking every little thing and trust its experienced staff to design your vacation offering you more than what you can imagine!
If you are planning to travel to the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, then Book Budget Resorts in Mayabunder Island with Andaman Island Travels. Its expert holiday planners will make sure that all your requirements are fulfilled. They will plan and design your Andaman vacation as per your desires. Whether you want to go for exciting adventure activities or appreciate nature at its best, just communicate your wishes to the reliable tour and travel company and relax. AIT will take care of you across the Andaman Islands. Whether you are looking for Beach Resorts in Port Blair or anywhere else, be rest assured that you are going to get complete worth for your money.
The best time to visit Mayabunder Island is from October to March. The temperature is comparatively cool during this time. Thus, you can make the most of your vacation.