IRCTC Tourism is offering a 4 Nights/5 Days ‘Scenic Andaman’ air tour package starting from Rs. 29,000. “The mysterious Andaman Islands, located 960km off the east cost of India, are made up of a jigsaw scatter of more than 200 islands.
The islands, which share history and traditions with each other, are inhabited by ancient tribes that today remain some of the most traditional in the world.
Port Blair, the main town, offers civilised restaurants along with gorgeous rainforests and unspoiled beaches. The Andaman Islands offer plenty of interesting island-hopping, rainforest discovery tours, swimming and waters sports head to the bone-white beaches and the unspoilt coral reefs for some good snorkelling and diving,” IRCTC or (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation) said on its website irctc.co.in.
The package departs on May 25, 2018 from Chennai airport.
Given below is everything you want to know about IRCTC’s ‘Scenic Andaman’ air tour package:
IRCTC Tourism’s ‘Scenic Andaman’ package details
Package Name Scenic Andaman Ex Chennai
Destination Covered Port Blair, Havelock Island
Travelling Mode Flight
Station Chennai Airport
Tour Dates 25.5.18
Meal 04 Breakfasts and 04 Dinners
Hotel Name Port Blair- Blue M Marlin or Similar
Havelock – Eldorado or Similar
IRCTC Tourism’s ‘Scenic Andaman’ flight details
Flight No. From – To Departure Arrival
UK – 833 Chennai – Port Blair 11.00 hrs 13.25 hrs
UK – 834 Port Blair – Chennai 14.20 hrs 16.40 hrs
IRCTC Tourism’s ‘Scenic Andaman’ package tariff
Comfort Occupancy Prices(Per Person)
Single Occupancy Rs. 39000/-
Double Occupancy Rs. 30500/-
Triple Occupancy Rs. 29000/-
Child(05-11 years) with bed Rs. 26000/-
Child(02-05 years) without bed Rs. 19600/-
Child fare of age 0-5 years should be deposited in cash by the customer at IRCTC office at the time of booking.
IRCTC Tourism’s ‘Scenic Andaman’ package hotel details
Place Category Hotel
Port Blair Comfort Blue M Marlin or Similar
Havelock Island Comfort Eldorado or Similar
The above mentioned hotels will be allotted subject to availability only, else some other similar hotel will be provided, said IRCTC.
IRCTC Tourism’s ‘Scenic Andaman’ package inclusion
IRCTC’s ‘Scenic Andaman’ package includes onward and return air fare from Chennai.
IRCTC will provide accommodation in well-appointed air-conditioned rooms. ( 03 nights at Port Blair & 01 night at Havelock)
The return airport transfers will be by AC vehicles on a sharing basis, said IRCTC.
Havelock Island Transfer is included in IRCTC’s Andaman package.
Ferry ticket for island transfer, sightseeing as per the itinerary in AC vehicle in SIC/ sharing basis in Port Blair and in non-AC vehicle at Havelock, four breakfasts and four dinners (veg/non-veg fixed menu) is also a part of IRCTC’s ‘Scenic Andaman’ package.
IRCTC’s ‘Scenic Andaman’ package tariff is inclusive of GST.
IRCTC Tourism’s ‘Scenic Andaman’ package exclusion
Any kind service not mentioned above, entry tickets in sightseeing places, portage costs at hotels, tips, mineral water, telephone charges, laundry and all items of personal nature, still / video camera fees, entrance fees for monuments and any activities suggested in the itinerary are chargeable directly to the customer, said IRCTC.
Any additional meals / en route meals, sightseeing and activities other than those mentioned in the itinerary, and any service not specified in inclusions is also not a part of IRCTC’s Andaman
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IRCTC SBI Platinum Card is also offering a 10 per cent value back on AC1, AC11, CC booking as SBI Card Travel Reward Points for ticket purchases at irctc.co.in.
Passengers can also book flight tickets at a nominal convenience fee of Rs. 59 via IRCTC flights booking website and app.>