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 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.
Child fare of age 0-5 years should be deposited in cash by the customer at IRCTC office at the time of booking.
The above mentioned hotels will be allotted subject to availability only, else some other similar hotel will be provided, said IRCTC.
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.
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.
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
IRCTC is offering many air and rail tour packages amid the holiday season rush. IRCTC is also offering special tourist trains which cover important religious and leisure destinations. IRCTC is offering a Nepal tour package starting from Rs 25,700, a six-day flight tour package to Sri Lanka from Rs 47,600, and a 10-day package tour to Gaya and Varanasi for Rs 9,450, among others.
Passengers can also book flight tickets at a nominal convenience fee of Rs. 59 via IRCTC flights booking website and app.