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Viper Island

Port Blair, South Andaman Island, India
+91 96795 74222
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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 yesterday
Prabhleen K
,
New Delhi, India
Okay place

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

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Mohit_Arpit
,
Bengaluru, India
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“small island” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Port Blair, South Andaman Island, India
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+91 96795 74222
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"boat ride"
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"political prisoners"
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"visit this place"
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Reviewed yesterday

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 Prabhleen K
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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 Rimjhim B
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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 rajani k
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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

Thank Rajani K
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We were supposed to visit the Ross Island but due to bad weather conditions we were instead diverted to Viper Island after visiting North Bay. The Island has not at all been maintained. A lot of damage was done by the 2006 Tsunami. And since...More

1  Thank Mukul A
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

not much to see here , old some old building and full of greenery surrounded . special boat ride to viper is available.

Thank sikhilviswam
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