Port Blair : Paradisiac Beauty
Port Blair is considered to be the veritable Garden of Eden. In many ways, that is a very apt description of this enticing place. Port Blair is also the largest and the capital city of the Andaman and the Nicobar Islands. At first sight, the city may not seem very different from the many small cities in mainland India. However, as time passes, you will notice that the sea has had an effect in adding an indescribable charm to the place. Some of the many lovely sights of the area are mentioned below.
How to Get There
By Air :
Port Blair is connected with Chennai, Kolkata, New Delhi and Bhubaneswar by air. Foreign charter flights are also permitted to land at Port Blair subject to the fulfillment of guidelines of the Director General of Civil Aviation.
By Sea :
Traveler ship services are available to Port Blair from Chennai, Kolkata and Visakhapatnam and back. There are three to four sailings every month from Kolkata and Chennai to Port Blair and vice-versa. There is one sailing for Visakhapatnam in a month.
Chatham Saw Mill
Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park
Gandhi Park is a brilliant integration of natural beauty, manmade innovations and historical monuments. The incredibility of Gandhi Park has made it a perfect destination for tourists. The park offers a serene environment perfect for relaxing in the cool breeze. An amusement park is situated within along with an entertainment park and a children’s park to give you the complete package of enjoyment. If your interests tend to the natural world, the Gandhi Park offers a fascinating insight to the avian life on the islands in the bird park located inside. You can also enjoy relaxing activities at the lakes and gardens. The historical significance of the park is showcased through the Japanese Temple and the bunker built during the Second World War.
For Foreign Tourist