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.
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
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.
Located at one of the most stunning sunset viewpoints and amidst a reserve forest, Symphony Samudra is the only 5-star resort in Port Blair with a wellness centre and also houses the only nightclub in Port Blair - Nisi5. The resort also boasts of an infinity pool and its adjoining Sunset Lounge - where you can witness the best sunsets in all of the Andamans, a multi-cuisine restaurant and Port Blair's only wellness Centre - Svarasya. Symphony Samudra also has an Eco pool that flows through the resort. The beach-side, jungle resort adjoins the Chidiya Tapu Biological Park, which is host to a variety of endemic species of flora & fauna and is in close proximity to Chidiya Tapu & Bada Balu Beach.
Guests who stay at the Symphony Samudra Port Blair can choose from the 6 elegant rooms that are present at our resort in Andaman, namely Casa Tropicana, Hill Villa, Aqua Villa, Sky Villa, Garden Suite Villa and Symphony Presidential Suite. Each room comes with luxurious linens, comfortable beds and large windows that offer an unobstructed view of the ocean and the majestic sunsets. Additionally, these rooms are painted with warm colours to create a warm ambience where our guests can relax. Moreover, it consists of an array of amenities like 24-hour room service, complimentary breakfast and high-speed internet access.
The Grand Ballroom at our luxury resort in Port Blair is perfectly equipped to host a variety of events. The ballroom comes with amenities such as air-conditioning, overhead projector and audio-visual equipment to help our guests have a seamless event experience.
Take in the sights of the vast oceans and the quaint landscape all around as you enjoy a one of a kind experience when you relax at the Infinity pool present at the resort. You can also watch marvellous sunsets from the comfort of the pool, an experience that is sure to be etched in your memory for a long, long time.
Synonymous to its name, Casa Tropicana is the zenith of aesthetic beauty and opulent living. These luxury rooms in Port Blair are surrounded by evergreen forests and an Eco pool that makes you feel one among nature when you stay in them. An earthy theme resonates from these rooms in Andaman and serves as the perfect sidekick to the luscious nature outside. These rooms accommodate 3 adults with consummate ease and come with modern amenities like air-conditioning, 24-hour room service, mini bar and more. There are a total of 36 such rooms, 18 of which provide a stunning view of the evergreen forests and 18 other rooms which overlook the natural Eco pool that surrounds the hotel room. Guests who visit the Symphony Samudra can stay at the Casa Tropicana where they can enjoy a wholesome vacationing experience.
Overlooking the resort and its magical water bodies, the Hilla Villas offer a perfect and intimate sojourn for couples, as well as small families. These villas in Port Blair can accommodate up to 3 adults and are nestled in hilly forest terrain. A homely feel radiates from these villas which couple a comfortable stay with attentive service to help transform your stay at our resort in Andaman to a memorable experience.
Aqua Villa, as the name suggests, are villas surrounded by the serene Eco pool that flows right through our resort! These Villas at our luxury hotel in Port Blair can accommodate 3 people and is best visited during the summer season. These villas in Andaman are spaciously designed and combine sublime interiors, with modern amenities and a breathtaking view of the surrounding water bodies to help our guests have a superior vacationing experience.
The true intricacies of nature can be explored when you stay at the Sky Villas at our resort in Port Blair. Relish the gentle sound of waves rustling as soon as you wake up. Our villas are spaciously designed and provide a perfect view of the sea and resort. You can also relish seeing the sunset paint the skyline in a melange of colours when you stay at the Sky Villas. These villas can accommodate up to 3 people and are best suited for couples and small families.
The Garden Suite Villas at the Symphony Samudra Resorts in Port Blair are perfect to stay during your vacation in Andaman. These villas offer fabulous views of the nearby eco pool and are surrounded by lush green gardens that are perfect for a morning stroll. These villas are spacious and come with the most modern facilities to help our guests have a seamless stay at our resorts in Port Blair.
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