The Place - This 2580 Sq. Km wide Island was named as Good Spirit Island, by Tollemi during World War - II. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose named it as Sahid or Swaraj Island during World War - II. Japan took control of this Island and on 6th December 1943, Japan P. M. Tsojo transferred the control in the hand of Provisional Government of Azad Hind Fouj. During British rule revolutionaries were sentenced Kalapani and were sent to Cellular Jail in Port Blair.
State - Andaman & Nicobar Islands
Season - Mid October to May
Other Watchables - Cellular Jail built by British during 1892 to 1905
Jimkhana Ground (on 30th September 1943, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose of Ajad Hind Fouj hoisted national flag of India in Jimkhana Ground)
Gandhi Park
Fisheries Museum
Zoological Museum
Anthropological Museum
Forest Museum
Water sports complex
Naval Marine Museum
Viper Island
Chinkin Island
Havlock Island
Nicobar Islands
Nearest Railway Station - No Railway service available
Nearest Airport - Port Blair
Distance - Chennai -1113kms
Vijag -1200kms