A picture is worth a thousand words… A photo blog is both.

Amazing Andaman

Woman , Camera “And-a-man” 🙂 … Getting lost in this paradise – Priceless.
As some you asked for trip details, here are the info, will add more info in coming days.

Day1:- Arrive at Port Blair. Stayed in Hotel: TSG Emerald View(Business Hotel, good one :- ).

City Tour:- Covers the famous Cellular Jail(Note:- Monday Closed), Chatam Saw Mill (one of the oldest & largest in Asia,entry ticket Rs.10), Forest Museum, Mini Zoo, Anthropological Museum, Fisheries (Marine) Museum, Naval Marine Museum (Samudrika), Andaman, Gandhi Park & the Cottage Industries Emporium (Sagarika).

Visit Ross Island – from where the Britishers’ governed the entire A&N lslands, prior to India ’s Independence . This island is an ideal destination for nature walk amidst sylvan surroundings with deers, peacocks, exotic birds, etc.
Ross Island | Andaman
(Try for long exposure here, good photography chance here)

Day 2:- Went to Jolly buoy
Jolly buoy island is very famous for under water corals and the pristine clear beach. This place is one hour journey from Wandoor beach. Snorkeling(Dont miss this, too good) and scuba diving are available here.
Dinner @ Bengali Restaurant, 15mins walking from our hotel – Bhaat, ruti, daal, macher jhol , approx Rs150 for two people.

Day 3:- Early morning departure by inter-island ferry to Havelock Island (57 kms by sea from Port Blair).

Travelled by Makruzz, Cruise which is the best and takes only 90mins(Govt ships will take 3.30 hrs) , Check:- http://makruzz.com, 9.15am, checking – 1 hour before, boarding pass:- 30mins prior. Woah, ask for window seat while booking the ticket (Rs.650).

Jetty transfer from our hotel. Hotel:- Sea Shell (http://www.seashellhavelock.com)
The two main beaches are the Vijaynagar Beach (Beach No. 5) & the Radhanagar Beach (Beach No. 7) – the most popular beach in Andamans for its crystal clear turquoise blue waters.
This resort is in the Vijaynagar Beach (Beach No. 5), 10 mins from Jetty. Around 22 cottage rooms, AC, LCD TV. Nice rooms.
Sandy beach and lush green forest in a comfortable beach resort.

Checking time:- 12noon , checkout:- 11am.

Afternoon,Evening:- Visit to Radha Nagar Beach + Most amazing view of Sunset here. what a place !!!
Watching the sunset | Andaman

Sunset pics:- Long exposure, Tele-lens for catching the Sun.

Day4:- Trip to Elephanta Beach, transfer to jetty from Hotel, then boat to Elephanta Beach (around Rs.1000/head), there are speed boats available also. Drink coconut water here, tooo sweet.
Elephanta Beach | Havelock, Andaman

Day 5:- Scuba Diving trip , Rs.3500/head. Check with Scuba Diving shops in Havelock Market (Beach No # 2), eat traditional food there, a nice small evening market.

Afternoon, again went to RadhaNagar Beach, no one can go just once.
Will you marry me again ? | Andaman

Day 6:- 11am checkout, Lunch @ Barefoot Bar & Brasserie (Malai Kofta-Rs 150,Tandoori Roti Rs.30,etc), Opposite to Jetty.
Barefoot Resto | Havelock
Return to Port Blair @ 4pm Makruzz from Havelock, Shopping@ Sagar Emporium (MG Road, Middle Point,Port Blair)
Overnight Stay in TSG hotel.

Day 7:- Early Morning Return Flight.
Alone | Andaman

Andaman Trip with wifey…celebrating 2 years of 2getherness.

Sky does all the drama , and the world watches it | Andaman

Paradise | Andaman

More pics :- http://www.flickr.com/photos/akashb/sets/72157626216312034/

All Rights Reserved.2011 © Akash Bhattacharya Photography.


11 responses

  1. Wonderful shots.

    April 10, 2011 at 10:34 AM

  2. Simply wonderful pictures.

    April 10, 2011 at 1:42 PM

  3. I have been to Andmaan & Radhanagar beach is my favourite destination. The pose both of u created in front of setting sun is simply amazing. Keep clicking !

    April 10, 2011 at 11:20 PM

  4. aakanksharulz

    Really awesome! Beautiful place!

    April 11, 2011 at 4:34 PM

  5. Very impressive snaps:-)

    April 11, 2011 at 5:16 PM

  6. Awww… truly loved the pics!! Emotional .. romantic.. 🙂 Sunset pics r awesome 🙂 🙂

    April 11, 2011 at 8:09 PM

  7. Great shots! I specially liked the Day 1 pic. But my expectations went so high that the Day 7 pic was a slight disappointment. Somehow I didn’t like the angle there. Anyways that’s my personal perception.

    Awesome trip it seems! Keep going 🙂

    April 12, 2011 at 10:45 AM

  8. A perfect photoblog of adaman isle….kudos on 2 togetherness theme. Lolz

    April 12, 2011 at 10:58 AM

  9. Nice snaps … Loved the Day 4 snap.

    April 12, 2011 at 11:54 AM

  10. Praveen

    Love pic’s. Awesome compo and story. Thanks for sharing

    February 2, 2012 at 3:34 PM

  11. mahesh

    awesome snaps yr….loved them

    November 10, 2013 at 7:48 PM

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