8 days in Chandigarh & Andaman and Nicobar Islands Itinerary

8 days in Chandigarh & Andaman and Nicobar Islands Itinerary

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Chandigarh
— 2 nights
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Neil Island
— 1 night
Drive
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Havelock Island
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Port Blair, South Andaman Island
— 2 nights
Fly

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Chandigarh

— 2 nights

City Beautiful

Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): examine the collection at Government Museum and Art Gallery, walk around The Rock Garden of Chandigarh, and then admire the natural beauty at Chandigarh Rose Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a sense of history and politics at Capitol Complex Tourist Centre, then explore the activities along Sukhna Lake, then admire the local landmark of Musical Fountain, and finally browse the different shops at Elante mall.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Chandigarh online journey planner.

Amritsar to Chandigarh is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Neil Island.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks · Nature · Museums · Shopping
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Neil Island

— 1 night
Whatever you decide to do on your trip to Neil Island, you'll remember it by the unsurpassed beauty of its green landscape and coral reefs.
On the 24th (Wed), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Bharatpur Beach, then stroll through Laxmanpur Beach, and finally take in the waterfront at Neil Island Jetty.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Neil Island trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Chandigarh to Neil Island. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Havelock Island.

Things to do in Neil Island

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife
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Havelock Island

— 2 nights
Known for its scuba diving spots, picturesque beaches, and relaxed atmosphere, Havelock Island stands out as the largest island in the archipelago, and one of the most tourist-oriented places in the Andaman Islands.
On the 25th (Thu), kick back and relax at Elephant Beach and then stroll through Radhanagar Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, enjoy the sand and surf at Kalapathar Beach, and then kick back and relax at Vijaynagar Beach.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Havelock Island road trip website.

You can drive from Neil Island to Havelock Island in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Port Blair.

Things to do in Havelock Island

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife
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Port Blair, South Andaman Island

— 2 nights
The capital and largest city of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Port Blair acts as a gateway to the landmasses that lie in the Bay of Bengal.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Cellular Jail, then head off the coast to Ross Island, then appreciate the history behind Tsunami Memorial, and finally go for a stroll along the water at Phoenix Bay Jetty.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Port Blair trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by ferry from Havelock Island to Port Blair takes 3.5 hours. In February in Port Blair, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 32°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Port Blair

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands travel guide

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Beaches · Historic Sites · Islands
An archipelago of over 570 tropical islands, Andaman and Nicobar Islands offer spectacular scenery and pristine beaches with views of crystal clear blue waters. A holiday in Andaman and Nicobar Islands usually includes island-hopping, swimming, camping, trekking, snorkeling, or scuba diving. Sea aquariums, water theme parks, and health resorts provide year-round entertainment for tourists, while marina yachting and inter-island cruise liners provide an opportunity to tour the islands comfortably. In terms of nature, the islands' national parks provide habitats for rare species, such as hornbills, pigeons, and robber crabs. The archipelago, which contains 38 populated islands, still displays the remains of British colonial prisons and historic gallows.