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Port Blair City

Port Blair - Havelock tour package

Country: India
State:Andaman and Nicobar (Union Territory)
Location: Bay of Bengal
Altitude: 0 m
Population: 100,608
Known for: Capital of Union Territory Andaman and Nicobar

Very much popular for the tourism, Port Blair is the capital of Indian Union Territory Andaman and Nicobar. Andaman and Nicobar is the group of islands located east of India in the Bay of Bengal. Geographically, it is located in the middle of Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea. Situated at the front side, Port Blair is the entry gate for rest of the islands of Union Territory.

By virtue of having fantastic geographical location and picturesque landscapes, the city is made not only administrative centre but also made cultural and tourism centre for entire region. It is also important base for the Indian Coast Guard as well as Indian Navy. So, Port Blair is the headquarters of the Tri Services Command.

Port Blair Tourism
Its geographical location and natural landscapes are fantastic that attract thousands of tourists every year. Besides, it has also various attractions such as museums, and sightseeing. Above all, the traditional tribes are also very much unique that attracts many tourists. However, now need special permission to visit tribal group.

Further, Port Blair has a tropical monsoon climate and there is very little variation in average temperature and it receives moderate rainfall throughout the year; however, the first three months including January, February, and March you can experience little rainfall and ideal for the tourism.

Major tourists' attractions in Port Blair are:
Port Blair Museums
Spectacular Landscapes
Port Jails

Other attractions are:
Havelock Island
Red Skin Island
Rangat Island
Long Island
Chatham Island
Jolly Buoy Island
Cinque Island
Ross Island
Neil Island
Barren Island
Little Andaman Island

How to Reach??
By Ship: Port Blair can be reached by ship which is easily available from Chennai, Kolkata and Vishakapatnam.
By Air: It has domestic airport which links it directly with from Kolkata and Chennai.

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