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Ross Island

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2 km east of Port Blair, Port Blair, South Andaman Island 744101, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are visiting the Andamans Islands then Ross Island has to be on your must visit place. Do take the electric cart which gives you a tour of the small Island along with a past history told by the driver.

Thank Ricardo M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was used by Britisher in olden days as capital. After tsunami this place lost his originality.

1  Thank KrishnaBaskar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ross Island was called the Paris of East by the Britishers can also be said gateway of Port Blair. A must visit island for all age groups. History buffs would enjoy it!

1  Thank Divi_Verma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This holds significance of being a base and capital of andaman for a while and also there are remains of bunkers.Also it has peacocks and deers

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

splashy sea waves, with clean ground, some deers and hens pecking the ground all along some ruined buildings overgrown by the roots of the trees gripping the walls... picturesque...

1  Thank ShreyoGi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't buy any ticket over there ,it is included with ship ticket . On the Island and ship some people will sale the forge ticket .

Thank PushkalK3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit island when your in the Andamans We faced a lot of issues to get to the island though, it was a public holiday and private boat riders were harassing people But as soon as that issue was settled the boat ride was...More

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One should visit this Island if travels Andaman.you may book the boat earlier or may get it in Rajib Gandi complex before tour.It was the first British ruling capital of Andamand,now you find ruins of those buildings.You will find battery driven car to reach the...More

Thank Zaman B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A place were only roiuns can be seen. The battery car ride will help if you are not young and has little time. Can see peacocks and deer. Nice view from top. Tsunami has hit this island which saved Andaman people say.

1  Thank mythilis27
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

The island stand as a final frontier before entering port Blair through the sea. It's a must visit place.

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22 September 2018|
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Response from vijay_ril | Reviewed this property |
Light and sound show is on the evening and starts after sunset. Honestly the light and and sound show is more of a LOUD sound show and there is no light show except that they switch some lights on and off. Nothing big to... More
28 August 2018|
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Response from AnirbanS199 | Reviewed this property |
Of course it is allowed.But I think you are in a hurry.Such a peaceful program needs some extra time to enjoy.Keep cum when travel...
22 August 2018|
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Response from bluesly321 | Reviewed this property |
No only about 2.5 hours to and from Port Blair. On a comfortable boat.