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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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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 March 2017

You would need abt 2-3 hrs to enjoy here . There are ferries available and based on ur budget u can book a ticket in anyone you like , ac/non ac etc. PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THIS :--- When you buy a ticket it would...More

14  Thank Gouravs99
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 19 September 2012

It is a good palce to visit but the problem is that the ferry package takes you to North Bay, Viper Island and Ross Island in one package. But there is nothing to be done at North Bay and Viper Island. Find a package that...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This island can be given a miss. We fed some deer on the island. The animals are not bound to a certain boundary, they are free on the island.

Thank qusay007
Reviewed 4 days ago

Take 15-20 minutes speed boat ride from water complex...Choose speed boat,would be a great ride...Would require 1.5 to 2 hours to fully explore the island..Electric cars available for those who don't want to walk..I wouldn't recommend it because it takes away the real joy of...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ross island,the British capital of the andaman,now controlled by the Indian navy a tiny island amidst coconut and palm trees full of nature's beauty.

Thank Bikash Chandra P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ross island is not too far from Port Blair and is an excellent destination. It has numerous buildings of a bygone era which tell the story of the British Raj. We hired an electric rickshaw that took us to the highest point and the driver...More

Thank Vikram P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A must visit place in your itenery. The ruined structures is fabulous to watch. Lots of deer and peacocks roaming around you freely. Magnificent view of beaches. Multiple shades of sea water can be seen from there. Beautifully very well maintained. There is a battery...More

Thank amit b
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are clubbing together your tour with north bay island, it is ok but Don't miss to see light, laser and sound show at Ross Island which start at 5:30 Pm and for that you have to again visit the island by different farry....More

Thank 103sudhir
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just like any other park, but in an island. For the religious, there's a church here. For the photographer, there are scenic spots to the rear or this island. They offer a buggy ride, but it's a bit expensive. It'd not hurt to avoid this...More

Thank Sathish K
Reviewed 1 week ago

A well preserved,well maintained island.Housed the government buildings during the 1800s. The flavour still lingers.It is a ten minute speed boat ride from Rajiv Gandhi Water Sports park generally combined with the visit to the North Bay Island. There are no water sports activities at...More

Thank 81anupamm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Old British buildings and a bunker. During Colonial era, British stayed here. you can see the remains of their buildings. Not much facilities for the tourists.

Thank Bala_Coimbatore
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a good place to walk ignoring humidity.u can cover easily in 30-45 mins or more (or more if boat people give u more time to explore). Nature is great. Deers can be seen. Though feeding them is prohibited but Indian tourist never listen....More

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21 September 2018|
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Response from simran s | Reviewed this property |
honestly havent watched the sound and light how at ross, most probably you will have to choose between the two. but do watch the sound and light show at cellular jail its worth watching
28 August 2018|
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Response from vini_phooh | Reviewed this property |
If you are taking a ferry at 4PM then it may get dark by the time you reach. Ride is not long but getting in and out takes 1.5 hrs or more. If you are interested in the historical places then take the previous ferry. If... More
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.