Makruzz has 2 decks with passenger capacity of 280. Makruzz presents three classes for its guests 208 seats in Premium, 64 seats in Deluxe and 8 seats in Royal. For the comfort of the passengers, the vessel is fully air-conditioned by approx. 30 Ton rating system. It has also first catamaran in Andaman Islands which sails to Havelock and Neils Islands and return from Port Blair.
Green Ocean are the largest and the only all weather private ferry operating between Port Blair and Havelock Islands.Our Mighty vessel GREEN OCEAN -1 offers the most comfortable and enjoyable on board experience. On board our ship guest can stroll to our unique open deck cafeteria with best music and dance arena for guest to relax and unwind in open air.
The vessel is built in Singapore under international standard of Bureau VERITAS (register classification). She is 35 meter long with well furnished interiors; consisting of 2 Upper & Lower Deck divided into four classes (Executive, Lounge, Premiere and Coastal). The cruising speed will be 25 knots (45 Kmph). A centralized announcement system and beautifully designed well equipped food - kiosk inside the vessel. The vessel is enclosed entirely with picturesque windows which give a panoramic view of the entire sea and the flora and fauna of our beautiful Island. She has a seating capacity of 218 seats.
Govt. Ferry / Ships are leaving from Port Blair harbor (also known as Phoenix bay jetty) at 0600, 1100(via Neil Island) and 1400. Speed boat takes 2.5 Hrs and slow ones 4 Hrs directly to Havelock. Indirect boats (Via Neil Island) take 1 Hrs more.For Indian nationals tickets can be booked only 04 days in advance and all tickets and seats are subject to availability. Tickets are issued through the 'STARS' counters managed by the Directorate of Shipping Services.
M/s MAK, Port Blair provides a luxury passenger day cruise vessel - M.V. Makruzz operates between Port Blair and Havelock. M.V. Makruzz was built in 2016 by Damen Shipyard, Singapore and is in operation in Andaman since Feb 2016. The fully Air-conditioned Makruzz Gold Catamaran can attain a cruise speed of 25 knots and covers the distance between Port Blair to Havelock in about 1.5 hours. M.V. Makruzz will cruise for Havelock from Phoenix bay Jetty-Port Blair at 08.30 AM daily and in return direction from Havelock at 4 PM.