Andaman Tourism

Neil Island Itinerary

Day 1:

Check-in Neil Island

Neil Island is 1 hour and 30 mins away from Havelock Island and the only mode of transportation is the ferry. Timings for ferry departures are 10:00 AM, 10:15 AM, 02:00 PM, and 02:45 PM.  Tickets can be booked online and booking your tickets in advance is always a good idea. Timings and prices can be found online.

Hotels and resorts are easily available on Laxmanpur No.1 and Ram Nagar. Most of the rooms in these regions are near the sea beach.

Sunset at Neil Island

03:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Having completed the formalities at your hotel, heading towards Laxmanpur Beach to witness a true gem of natural wonder, the Natural Coral Bridge.

The Natural Bridge is a natural formation of a bridge-shaped structure made of rocks and dead corals. Adventurous visitors can talk a walk along the top cliff of the bridge and get to an ideal vantage point for a picturesque view of the beach and sunset. Visiting this particular beach during the low tide increases the sighting of a variety of living corals and fishes present in the region. Guides are available to show you the path to the top of the bridge. Stay here to watch the sunset.

Time Duration: 2 – 2.5 hours

Mode of Transport: Rent a bike or hire a taxi/auto.

Also read: Andaman Itineraries

Day 2:

Sunrise at Neil Island

05:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Sitapur Beach in Neil Island is a less popular beach and hence a perfect place to view the magical sunrise. The beach is also called the Sunrise Beach on the island.

Time Duration: 1 – 1.5 hours

Mode of Transport: Taxi/auto rickshaw/rent a bike.

The final tourist attraction to explore in the Andaman Islands is Bharatpur Beach.

Bharatpur Beach in Neil Island is a tourist-friendly beach. The shallow seawater and white sand allow visitors to take a walk deep into the sea without getting drenched. The beach is free of rocks and corals. Water activities are can be done at this beach.

Time Duration: 2 – 2.5 hours

Mode of Transport: Taxi/auto rickshaw/rent a bike.

That will bring your sightseeing to an end. To get back to Port Blair from Neil Island, government ferries and private ferries are available throughout the morning and afternoon. The journey takes close to 90 mins.

Spend a night in Port Blair and catch your flight to your home the following day.

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