Andamans – A Mesmerizing Memorable Trip – We Came, We Saw, We Conquered !!

WoooooHooooo….
Back from awesome holiday trip from Andamans. Loved it to the core. An amazing place, a total beauty, a paradise it is.
Andamans - A Mesmerizing Memorable Trip
Once known famously for Kaala Paani (Black Water – Cellular Jail), Andaman now truly boasts of being one of the best, very beautiful tourist place with one of the best beaches in Asia called Radhanagar beach. You go there and you would never want to come back. A totally serene , calm, amazing place it is.
My trip started from Delhi and after a six hour journey, we landed in Port Blair. Since, it was a package tour, a nice car was there to pick us up and took us to our hotel. After checking in, we rested for a while, we went for lunch at Annapurna, the only vegetarian restaurant there and from there, went to Corbyn’s Cove beach. It was our first outing at beach in Port Blair and loved that. But this was nothing what we got to see thereafter in Havelock.
Andamans - A Mesmerizing Memorable Trip
At Corbyn’s Cove Beach
Then, we proceeded for Sound and Light Show at Cellular Jail. The Cellular Jail, also known as Kālā Pāani (Black Water), was a colonialprison situated in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India. The prison was used by the British especially to exile political prisoners to the remote archipelago. Many notable dissidents such as Batukeshwar Dutt and Veer Savarkar, among others, were imprisoned here during the struggle for India’s independence. Today, the complex serves as a national memorial monument. The name, “cellular jail”, derived from the solitary cells which prevented any prisoner from communicating with any other. Also, the spokes were so designed such that the face of a cell in a spoke saw the back of cells in another spoke. This way, communication between prisoners was impossible. They were all in solitary confinement.
Andamans - A Mesmerizing Memorable Trip
Cellular Jail Model
Let it be. It’s all past now. We are free and we are happy and we are working and we are travelling 😉
Next day, we proceeded to Havelock Islands in ship early morning with packed breakfast. It was almost a 2 hour ride and we enjoyed that thoroughly.  From the jetty, a cab picked us up and transferred us to our next resort destination, an awesome resort just 5 mins away from Radhanagar beach, claimed to be one of the best beaches in Asia. And best it is. Clean with sparkling turquoise blue water. Famous for its sunset, we enjoyed and bathed there for almost 2 hours. After that, my son started shivering, but persistent that he wanted to bath more and more!! We had to run back to our resort. But fortunately, we managed to enjoy the sunset.
Andamans - A Mesmerizing Memorable Trip
Radhanagar Beach – My son Atharva
Next day was a leisure day and again, we kept it for Radhanagar beach only.
Andamans - A Mesmerizing Memorable Trip
Next day, it was Kalapather beach ride. Again, a very beautiful one, a heaven for photography. The waters looked so beautiful there, a combination of green, blue and black at some places where there were black rocks beneath. Since, sun was shining hard, we could not manage to stay there for more than ½ hour and went back to jetty to take our ferry to return back to Port Blair.
Andamans - A Mesmerizing Memorable Trip
Ritcha at Kalapather beach
Andamans - A Mesmerizing Memorable Trip
Back in Port Blair again, in evening, we went for Chidiyatapu, a beautiful beach famous for birds. Again, this beach and place was also very very beautiful, not for bathing but for enjoying the beauty and lush green surrounding. They have created amazing sitting areas all over there. Chidiya (sparrow), I didn’t see any 😉
Andamans - A Mesmerizing Memorable Trip
Chidiyatapu
OMG, our last day there!! Scheduled for visits to all museums and shopping there. A successfull tiring day. It was going and we were feeling sad. We enjoyed shopping from Sagarika a lot. It’s a government run shopping place and the rates are so good and reasonable that you can’t come empty. Lots and lots of pearls, shells, wooden arts etc. You can’t avoid or stop at just one. The bag becomes big and big but doesn’t leave your wallet too light.
Andamans - A Mesmerizing Memorable Trip
My son Atharva with a stature of Jarawa girl – Jarawa is a tribe that lives at some island in Andamans.
Andamans - A Mesmerizing Memorable Trip
Me, my hubby and my son 🙂
Andamans - A Mesmerizing Memorable Trip
So, the day came, when we had to return back!! Couldn’t be avoided. We had a good breakfast and bid our good bye to the amazing place. Hope to go there again!!
That’s all from my recent trip to mesmerizing Andamans. Hope you enjoyed the post and the piccys.
Love you all,
Charu J

0 Replies to “Andamans – A Mesmerizing Memorable Trip – We Came, We Saw, We Conquered !!”

  1. The pictures are breathtaking 🙂

  2. vow.. great pics and love that last one a lot.. u seem to have a great time i can tell 😀 welcome back

  3. Beautiful family pictures and scenery. Welcome back looks like you and family enjoy yourself.
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  4. Pictures look amazing Charu! Good to know you had a great time.
    XOXO

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  5. Amazing pics, looks like you guys had lots of fun. I love family vacations and trips. It is where fun memories happen and always nice to look back esp when our kids gets older.

    xo
    Sam
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  6. Beautiful photos your son is super cute!

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  7. What a lovely pictures! And how cute is your son! It looks like you had a great time

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  8. Lovely lovely pics dear…U're son is adorable..Much love!

  9. Seems like u had so much fun! I am loving all ur pics! Lovely post…

  10. Omgomg the beach looks really pretty!! You guys look very happy together <3

  11. Such charming and absolutely gorgeous pictures! <3 xoxo
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  12. Great post dear…lovely pics..:-)

  13. Super awesumm pics.. u seemed to have a great time.. 🙂

  14. Your son is so cute Charu! :* & lovely name!
    Such gorgeous pics and lovely place it is! I so wanna be there right now!!!!
    Loved all the clicks though the last shot touched my heart! superlike the post!

  15. Aww such a cute baby!!

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  16. Charu, this place looks amazing and serene… your son is adorable… what squeezable cheeks he has.. I am happy to hear you had such a great time, the pictures are magic 🙂

  17. Lovely pictures! Have a great weekend! =D

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    xoxo,
    Jess

  18. What a wonderful trip and a beautiful family! Those pictures of the water are so soothing and amazing. I love walking along the beach. Thanks for the moments of beauty 🙂

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  19. Wonderful place, amazing pictures and all your family 🙂 I am your new follower 🙂

  20. I would like to follow you via GFC but it is some problems, could you please chceck it? thx 😀

  21. Beautiful pictures dear! Place looks wow

  22. Beautiful photos!!! lovely place!!!
    Have a wonderful weekend!!! and my g+ for you!!!:)))

    Besos, desde España, Marcela♥

  23. I have been there it is a beautiful place.

  24. Lovely place, I will like to visit it some day :))
    Wonderful written report! Your son is gorgeous!
    Wish you great weekend :***

  25. What a beautiful pictures. Lovely place :)) Have a nice day!

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  26. Wow wow wow these pics left me speechless, you Rticha, jiju n that shonu monu looks awesome and amazing but let's straight come to the point mere liye kya laayi ho or you forgot about me in your trip 😛

  27. Wow, seriously so jealous of your travels! The prison sounds so interesting. I love historic sites that create an emotion is concrete proof that many have sacrificed for the freedom of others.

    P.s. your son is adorable Charu!

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  28. It's so nice to spend time with the family out in the nature and do some cultural things 🙂
    You look fabulous as usual!

    Lu ❤
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  29. Gorgeous pictures Charu, and a great post! Your son is so cute, thanks for sharing this.

    Have a fab weekend
    Keisha xo
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  30. Wow looks like an awesome vacay…..thanks for sharing!!!

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  31. Lovely photos. Like the one with your son 🙂
    xoxo,
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  32. Great holiday photos dear. Lovely family – you're blessed. 🙂

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  33. so beauty sea ,is summer where u live ?aww
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  34. Oh my, this is beautiful. The photos are breathtaking. What a historical place. There is no better people than sharing it with your family. Very nice.

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  35. Nice photos…you look pretty and your son is really cute.

  36. wow seems like u had a great trip! Lovely pics. I really want to visit Andamans soon!

  37. Gorgeous pics, your boy is so cute!
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  38. What lovely clicks.. enjoyed browsing 😀 specially the last pic Awesome
    Following you now via G+ :))

  39. The place looks awesome and your son is too cute ^.^
    xoxo

  40. Hey 🙂
    Of course we can support each other!
    I follow you now with bloglovin and with Twitter 🙂 Hope you follow back and thabnks for showing these private pics.Very cute!

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  41. Nice post! Love your long hair *O*
    Would u like to follow each other? 🙂

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  42. Your trip looked so wonderful and LOVE the picture of your son on the beach. Some things are the same the world over!

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  43. Wow! What can I say? … intimidates me! Plots look!
    Great post! I congratulate the ability and talent to curiosity to me!
    I will always be coming back for more: *

    Regards,
    Katherine Unique

  44. Such a lovely place!
    kisses)

  45. Thankyou so much 🙂

  46. Thanks a lot love 🙂 <3

    I followed you on other platform as gfc has some technical issues!!

  47. Thankyou so much love!! Sure 🙂

  48. that place is so beautiful! love the photos 🙂

  49. I want to travel to this place too and your son is adorable..
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  50. Some really awesome memories and a great trip for you n your Family…Enjoyed the pics Charu 🙂 <3 <3

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