Havelock is situated around 42 km northeast of Port Blair. The island was named after British General Sir Henry Havelock. This island is the most sought-after tourist destination in Andaman. The administration has encouraged tourism on this island with the main focus on eco-tourism. The total population of around 8000 people is spread across six villages in Havelock.

Available Services & Activites

Cruise / Ferry
Scuba Diving
Sea Walk
Island tours

About Havelock Island (Swaraj Dweep)

How to reach Havelock?

Havelock is connected with Port Blair via the sea route. There are Government ferries and private cruises for Havelock from Port Blair. The government ferry is basically for the native islanders and the luxury cruises are for the tourists. Presently cruises that are operating for Havelock are Makruzz, Green Ocean, Nautika,  Aashi, ITT Majestic, and Govt speed boats (can get govt ferries are as per availability).

Where to stay in Havelock?

Havelock has accommodation options for all types of budgets. Although a little expensive because of its remote location.

What to do in Havelock?

Apart from the breathtaking beaches and the natural beauty, Havelock Island offers a lot of adventure sports activities recommended are Parasailing and Seawalk. These unique activities are once-in-a-lifetime achievements for most tourists.

Eat and drink in Havelock?

Havelock has many restaurants and bars serving authentic Seafood and all types of cuisine. The bar timings are up to 11 pm.

Havelock is connected by daily speed boat and cruise services from Port Blair. The main attraction of Havelock, Radha Nagar Beach lies on the south coast of Havelock Island. It is about 12 kilometers from the Islands ferry pier. Radha Nagar is a Grade A beach of outstanding quality. This beach is also rated as the best beach in Asia by TIME Magazine. It has an overall length of two kilometers and an average width of 30 to 40 meters. The sand is white and very fine in grain. The beach has a gentle gradient of around 1:20 and continues out into the sea as a sandy bottom for over 100 meters.

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