To reach the cellular jail, one can take a taxi, rickshaw, bus or minibuses from anywhere in the city.
THINGS TO DO & SEE IN AND AROUND
Attending the sound, and light show at the Cellular Jail in the evening is a must over a holiday in Andaman. Declared as the National Memorial off lately, it houses freedom fighters Photo and Exhibition Gallery on the ground floor. The first floor of the building has an Art Gallery, Netaji Gallery and a Library on Freedom Movement. A gallery dedicated to the first War of Independence and a gallery of old photographs is also there in the museum. Right in the center of the jail, there’s Swatantrya Jyoti, erected in the memory of all freedom fighters.
09:00 AM to 12:30 PM, 01:30 PM to 04:45 PM (Open all days except national holidays)
TIMINGS OF SOUND-LIGHT SHOW
Hindi: 06:00 PM & 07:15 PM, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday
English: 07:15 pm, Monday, Wednesday & Friday
Entry fee (Sound-Light Show) for Adult is 50/- (INR)
Entry Fee (INR): RS 30/-
Camera: Rs 200/-
Video Camera: Rs 1000/-
Film shooting per day with prior permission: Rs 10000/-
BEST TIME TO VISIT
The best time to visit the Cellular Jail will be October to March. ON an average, the region witnesses average temperature of almost 22° Celsius, which is just the perfect to go for a sightseeing tour.