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Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Andamans

Getting There

   Veer Savarkar International Airport: 69 km from Havelock island, or 150 minutes via a ferry | Domestic flights – Air India, GoAir, Indigo, Spice Jet, Jet airways, Air Vistara (Kolkata, Chennai, Delhi and Bangalore) | International flights – Currently no international flights operate directly out of Port Blair.

  Port Blair to Havelock is a 2 hour 30 minutes catamaran journey
   Havelock Jetty to Taj Exotica is a 30 min drive. It is within 40 minutes from the key landmarks in the island such as the Elephant Beach / Light house and the Kalapathar beach – also famous for its sunrise.
Flight recommendations:

Port Blair at the moment only caters to domestic flights, and there are direct flights form Kolkata, Chennai, Mumbai and New Delhi. We recommend you land in Port Blair by 1230 hrs in order to be in time for the ferry (Makruzz) which leaves Port Blair by 1330 hrs.

On your return, the Makruzz form Havelock island leaves at 1015 hrs, and reaches Port Blair by 1300 hrs (depending on sea conditions, and route taken) hence we recommend return flights only post 1430 hrs.

Transport from Port Blair to Havelock:

  • Our airport representative will receive you at Veer Savarkar International Airport terminal with our resort placard to entourage you towards our car which will take you to Phoenix Bay Jetty,
  • Boarding for the Ferry to Havelock Island will be done at Phoenix Bay Jetty according to schedule ferry timings (mentioned below). It is a journey of approximately 2 hours, depending on the sea conditions.
  • The ferry to Havelock leaves Port Blair at 0815 Hrs, and at 1330 hrs respectively. On your return you have two options – one leaving at 1015 Hrs, and the other leaving at 1600 Hrs.
  • Once you are at the Havelock Jetty our Chauffeur would be present with the resort placard name to entourage you upon arrival
  • The journey to resort is a 30 minute drive from Havelock Jetty (12km).
  • We request you to book your ferry tickets from Port Blair to Havelock, and the return journey online via the below mentioned links:
Other recommendations:

Since flight and ferry services are subject to weather and sea conditions, guest who are traveling to Andaman are strongly advised to take travel insurance. If there is any concern please connect with us through our resort email address or our contact number.

We will be happy to arrange car transfers from Port Blair airport to Port Blair jetty, and Havelock Jetty to the resort both ways for you at an additional charge.