Radha Nagar Beach is situated in Havelock Island. This beach is considered to be one of the most beautiful beaches in Asia. The Radhanagar Beach is the most popular beach in Andamans for its crystal clear turquoise blue waters. Radhanagar and Vijaynagar Beach in Havelock are real exposures of unpolluted nature for an environment lover.
Ross Island was the administrative headquarters of A & N Island during the British period. Ever since Dr. James Pattison Walker arrived in Port Blair aboard the East India Company's steam frigate 'Senuramis' on 10th March 1858, this island remained under British occupation till 1942.
Standing in virgin isolation east of the Indian mainland is Port Blair. A breathtaking sea front, endless miles of soft white sand under your feet, swaying coconut palms, a beautiful blue sky smiling at you and a gentle breeze ruffling your hair a holiday in Port Blair promises you this and more. You could call this beautiful and secluded capital, one of the world's best kept secrets, after the Da Vinci Code of course!
The island derives its name from the vessel 'Viper' in which Lt. Archibald Blair came to the islands in 1768 with the purpose of establishing a Penal Settlement. The vessel, it is believed, met with an accident and its wreckage was abandoned near the island. The Britishers used to harbour convicts here.
Andaman group of Islands. Havelock Island is famous for its pristine beaches, coral reefs and for a relaxing holiday.
Havelock Island is a very small Island and most of the population are Bengali settlers. The distance between Port Blair and Havelock Island is 30 kilometers.