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.
When in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, even staying at hotels is a memorable experience in itself. This tiny jewel in India is popular all over the world for its natural beauty as well as rich history. “Where should we stay?” is an important question and should address it in the planning stage itself. The best thing about properties in the Andamans is that there are innumerable options. Whether you are a budget traveller or a honeymoon couple looking to stay at a secluded place while cherishing the most splendid vistas, choices are many. There are a number of Budget Beach Resorts & Hotels in Andaman & Nicobar Islands that don’t burn a hole in your pocket.
Whether you want to stay at a beachfront property or near the market, there are all kinds of properties in the Andamans. Some of the facilities available at the hotels and resorts across the Andaman and Nicobar Islands are as follows:
The best hotels and resorts in the Andaman Islands have on-site restaurants that serve multi-cuisine food like Indian, Chinese, and many more. The food is rated good by the guests staying here. You should try seafood while you are here as the island is popular for serving the most authentic seafood dishes.
Located in Swaraj Dweep, Havelock Island Beach Resort is counted among the Best Hotels In Andaman. It is known for offering extremely romantic opportunities for beachside candlelight dinners in the Andamans. Enjoying a romantic candlelight dinner beside the pristine waters of the Andaman Islands is something that not everybody gets to experience in their life. When the cool breeze in the atmosphere touches your face while you take a sip of your favorite wine and eat the delectable dishes, all your worries will vanish in no time. As you enjoy the comforts of this marvel, appreciating the reflection of the moon on the sea would be a memorable experience. This property is the most recommended property in Swaraj Dweep.
If you are looking for surreal natural surprises, then the thriving biodiversity, unexploited coral reefs, silky white beaches, and beautiful birds and animal life of these attractions will leave you awestruck. Let the tropical vibes of Elephant Beach soothe your soul. Radhanagar Beach, which is counted among the best beaches in the world, will let you unwind even more. Make the most of your beach vacation in the Andamans. Experience the best of the islands by getting enticed by the scintillating beauty of its fabulous beaches. Just hand over your dreams to the AIT planners and you focus on having an unforgettable holiday with your travel companions. Along with experiencing beyond your imagination, get ready to enjoy dreamy candlelight dinners by the seashore in Havelock Island.