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Marina Park

Marina Park

Marina Park is a small park with scenic views located near Cellular Jail in the Andaman Islands. It is frequented by the local residents of Port Blair and has fun activities for kids. The park faces Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose (NSCB) Island (formerly Ross Island) and includes the Aberdeen Jetty. You can catch a boat to NSCB Island and North Bay from here.

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Where is Marina Park Located?

Marina Park is located around 4 kilometers away from the Veer Savarkar International Airport, Port Blair in the South Andaman District of Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

How to Reach Marina Park?

You can reach by road if you are in Port Blair. 

  • You can board a bus from Port Blair.
    • There are private and public buses plying to G.B. Pant Hospital.
      • Marina Park is located close to the hospital.
  • Another option is to rent a two-wheeler. Renting a two-wheeler will be economical and give you the flexibility of choosing when to travel.
  • And if you have booked a tour package, your travel agent will provide you with a cab.

Marina Park entry fee:

There is no entry fee to Marina Park. You might have to pay for parking.

Marina Park timings:

The park is always accessible.

Things to do in Marina Park:

Visit Ross Island and North Bay

The Aberdeen Jetty is located in Marina Park of Port Blair. Before 05:00 pm you can buy tickets to these islands from ticket counters in the water sports complex of Marina Park.

Entrance of Andaman water sports complex

An Evening Stroll

Marina Park

A calm, relaxed, and soothing evening walk is the best thing the park has to offer. There are statues, memorials, and a pretty sea view in this park.

Rajiv Gandhi Statue at Marina Park
Rajiv Gandhi Statue at Marina Park

Children’s Cycle Park

If you are traveling with family and have kids with you then, this park is ideal for them.

While the cycle park is quite old, it is safe for kids. You can buy a ticket to the cycle park before 05:00 pm.


Open from 09:00 am to 4:45 pm with an hour-long lunch at 01:00 pm, the Aquarium holds information on the corals and other marine life of the Andaman Islands.

Aquarium near Marina Park

You will have to buy a ₹10 ticket. They will charge you extra for taking photographs.


New Lighthouse Restaurant

An open-air restaurant with delicious seafood, the new lighthouse restaurant is located next to the Aquarium in Marina Park. The food is economical. There is no air conditioning here, so lunch hours may not feel comfortable.

Food Trucks

Opposite Government Girls Senior Secondary School is one of the most happening places in Port Blair. This place hosts many fast food trucks offering exquisite delicacies. These trucks are available for drive-through and are open till 10 in the evening.

Food Court

Located on the way to the Park, next to Island Sports Emporium, the food court offers some delicious street food.

Chai Sutta bar Port Blair

Another place worth mentioning is the Chai Sutta Bar. With a great ambiance and a young crowd, this place is purely vegetarian. The items on the menu are unique and worth savoring.

Facilities available:

Shops & Eateries:

As mentioned above, there are many eateries available in and around the park.


The park has many benches installed. You can sit and enjoy the view.


The park has pay-and-use toilets. These are well-maintained and can be accessed between 08:00 a.m. and 05:00 p.m.

Is Marina Park worth visiting?

Yes! If you are at Port Blair, you must not miss the park. It is an excellent spot to hang out and relax in the evenings.

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