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Ross Island

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2 km east of Port Blair | Trip By Boat, Port Blair, South Andaman Island 744101, India
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A worth visiting place, easily visited from port blair. Gives an insight into the lavish and luxury lifestyle of the Englishmen who lived there.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ajaya737
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Most amazing sound and light ever seen. Almost a blink and miss blip on the sea...had it's own charm for the Brits and their settlements. Ferry to and fro from port Blair...attend the sound & light...walk around the half a mile lonely place...old time park,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank arsunspiks
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is a nearby Island to Port Blair. One has to travel by boat to reach Rose Island. Now in ruins. Old Churches, Buildings, Press, swimming pool, Tennis court, Housing colonies all in ruins which big tree roots pierced the structures. It gives us an...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank mnrkrishnan
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ross island is beautiful. It was the headquarter of britishers. Their administrative buildings are still ther ( rotten ). The water is super clear. You can spend a wonderful time by sitting near the sea. Well maintaind and surrounded by coconut trees. You can also...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mohammed Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Ross Island as a late addition to a trip to the Andamans and were absolutely delighted by it. It has a wonderful combination of history and nature, with the jungle reclaiming the remains of the British occupation and astonishingly tame deer wandering around....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MarkB259
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to explore oceans, beaches then definitely one of the nice place. Its economic, safe and friendly with a taste of culture. Overall a beautiful treat!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PSMahapatra
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can go here if you have nothing else to do. There r deers and peacock, u can click some good images. Not much to see here.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank astonish77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not very gd ...no beach there..only some remains of old buildings ...entrance fee of 30 rs per person...Visit if u don't have any better option

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Alka M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Schedule 2 hours from your trip to visit this beautiful island which is full of historical monuments and old trees. the landscape is great with hilly roads and ruins of British club houses and bungalows.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ResearchingTraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A ferry ride to Ross Island from Water Sports Complex jetty would cost Rs. 350 per head for to and fro journey. Remember, the ferry that takes you there would bring you back, no one else. You also have the option of getting into a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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ArujChoudhary
7 March 2019|
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Response from YashPoddar | Reviewed this property |
Ross Island is a half day trip maximum and I would avoid it as other locations such as Havelock are far better - there’s no snorkelling etc at Ross - better is Elephanta Beach
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jp7200
13 February 2019|
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Response from manishmalaviya | Reviewed this property |
20 kmt approx, should go if wanted to explore dont count kms just enjoy....
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sujendra2019
9 January 2019|
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Response from Ravirkd | Reviewed this property |
My advice is better stay overnight at Havelock to have full enjoyment.
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