cruise ship packages

There are a variety of absolutely awesome cruises you can undertake while you visit the Andamans. Andaman and Nicobar comprise many islands and atolls. From a short few hours ride to week-long cruises, you can engage in a lot of activities, too, on such a cruise. If you enjoy snorkelling and scuba diving are your thing, then check out the reefs and atolls off the coast.

The journey from Chennai, Kolkata and Vishakapatnam to the Andaman group of islands, by ship, itself is a great cruise. There are regular passenger ship services to Port Blair from these three cities on mainland India.

Chennai - Port Blair: Journey time about 60hrs
Calcutta - Port Blair: Journey time about 70hrs
Vishakapatnam - Port Blair: Journey time about 56hrs

Ships to Chennai and Kolkata are available about 4 times a month and to Vishakapatnam once in a month. The ships are MV Nicobar, MV Nancowry, MV Swaraj Dweep, MV Harshavardhana and MV Akbar. Guests can choose to stay in cabins, AC deluxe rooms and in family rooms.



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Island Resorts

Island Resorts

The white sandy beaches, blue waters, and coral reefs with lot of marine life including dolphins, turtles and fish are a great way to spend your evenings. It’s an ideal location for scuba diving.

Scuba Diving

Scuba Diving

The best way to enjoy underwater life is to go Scuba diving. Beginners as well as experienced divers can find a lot of places to dive. Different colours and varieties of corals can be seen here.

Cruise Lines

Cruise Ship

The Andaman group of Islands is well connected by air and sea. Passenger ship services are available to Port Blair from Chennai, Kolkata and Vishakapatnam