Lacadives, India’s premier scuba diving operator, has trained over five thousand beginners besides hosting countless certified divers from all over the globe. Founded by ad-guru and entrepreneur Prahlad Kakar, himself a CMAS 2 Star Diving Instructor, Lacadives is led by a team of expert, qualified, certified divers. | Currently, Lacadives operates its dive center in Chidiya Tapu in the Andaman Islands, with mainland training centers in Mumbai. We also conduct regular, staff-accompanied live-aboard trips to the top dive destinations in Asia. | The variety of destinations we offer, our ability to cater to divers of all skill levels and our affiliation with some of the leading island research and conservation organizations ensures that your experience with Lacadives will be exciting, educative and memorable.
Lacadives is certified with CMAS, PADI and DAN.
The Lacadives team has safely trained over 5000 beginners and hosted numerous divers from all parts of the world.
Affiliated with ANET – the leading research and conservation NGO in the Andaman Islands
Eco Best Practices
The sole aim of Lacadives is the promotion of the ocean environment and the sport of diving in all possible aspects.
PADI Open Water Diver (OWD) Course Chidiya Tapu, Andaman Nicobar