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Viper Island

Viper island can be reached by a short ferry ride from Port Blair. The island has got ruins of... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
ParwathiH
Nothing much to see unless you are a Historian

This island is totally deserted and the ships that take you there give you around 15 to 20 minutes... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
PrabhleenK20
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New Delhi, India
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“small island”(13 reviews)
“boat ride”(3 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Port Blair, South Andaman Island, India
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

nothing special here except some ruined buildings, not well maintained, you can pass this for other interesting things to explore.

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Viper island can be reached by a short ferry ride from Port Blair. The island has got ruins of gallows from where the prisoners of cellular jail were hung. Unfortunately whilst these are very important historical sites they have not been maintained properly.

Thank ParwathiH
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This island is totally deserted and the ships that take you there give you around 15 to 20 minutes to see the completely island and come back. It has few Death houses which are also almost ruined due to the Tsunami and thats it, the...More

Thank PrabhleenK20
Reviewed 8 May 2018

No t much to see, a deserted sought of island. One can avoid it, as there are many good place to see

Thank Mohit_Arpit
Reviewed 21 April 2018

This is one of the attraction in Port Blair. This place lack maintenance. This is one of the famous ruin place. But this place is not maintained as Ross island.

Thank advance1984
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Unless you are a real history buff there is nothing to do here...cannot enter the waters here as well since island is a bit on the higher altitude...you get some good ice creams for sale here though

1  Thank KishenHarendra
Reviewed 5 January 2018

If you get chance must visit this place first kind of punishment jail in small Island in ancient time will touch yr heart . Nice place to see

Thank century774
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Prisoners were kept here before Cellular jail was built. They were also hanged here for capital punishment. You just get to see ruins of jail and gallows here. The ferry ride to the island from Port Blair jetty is also exciting.

1  Thank RimjhimB16
Reviewed 2 September 2017

This island is about 45 minutes ferry ride from Port Blair. The island is called Viper island as during British period there was a Vessel called Viper which had been destroyed by a cyclone close to this island. Please do not expect to Vipers or...More

Thank rajanik74
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The journey to this island is a long one. About 45 minutes ferry ride from Port Blair. You get to see Gallows and remains of a Jail here. This reminds of the atrocities to which British rulers subjected Indian prisoner during Colonial rule. Some areas...More

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