PADI Open Water Diver with A/C cottage stay
Havelock, Andaman Nicobar, India
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  • 6
  • Duration in Days
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Scuba course
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  • Trip introduction

    Stay in delightful sea-facing cottages and train under certified dive instructors to complete the PADI Open Water Diver course, the most widely recognized scuba course in the world. And where better to get your Open Water Diver training than in the Andamans? The Andamans have gorgeous reefs, teeming with colourful marine life. Here, you'll get 4 days to explore the blue ocean, going as deep as 18 metres or 60 feet under the water.

    On this course, you'll be scuba diving in Havelock Island, in small groups, at some of the most stunning dive spots in the world. You'll train in 5 theory modules, as well as 5 sessions of confined water skills, equipment orientation and troubleshooting techniques, and finally, the highlight of your certification, 4 open water dives.

    NOTE: A minimum of two travellers are required to book this trip, since single occupancy accommodation is unavailable.

    Destination

    For your PADI Open Water Diver course in Havelock, you'll be diving at some of the best dive spots in the world. The beach has teal-blue waters, soft white sand, and is fringed by lush green forests. Thanks to the clean water, high visibility, and wide diversity of marine life in the Andamans, this is an adventurer's paradise and attracts divers of all skill levels, from around the world. Newer and deeper sites are being discovered, and some of these locations are highly recommended, with most offering a great topography and fish life.

    You'll be staying on Havelock Island, on a gorgeous white beach, close to the snorkeling and dive sites around Havelock. Located on the same property as the dive center, the seafacing cottage is built in duplex style, with two levels to offer you unmatched views of the garden and the sea. The top level is an air-conditioned bedroom with a private balcony. Your package includes set breakfasts at the in-house restaurant.

    Destination highlights

    • Earn your PADI Open Water Diver certificate.
    • Go scuba diving in the azure waters of Havelock Island.
    • Dive to a depth of 60 feet/18 meters to see stunning coral reef and fish.
    • Learn diving with expert dive instructors in small groups.
    • Stay at a beachside propety in sea-facing AC cottages.

    Fine print

    Rules on the trip

    Travellers are required to follow instructions of the dive instructor during the PADI Open Water Diver course.

    Consumption of alcohol and drugs is strictly prohibited during the course. Consumption of tobacco products and cigarettes is not recommended.

    Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.

    Please allow 12 hours between the end of your last dive and your return flight to allow your body to recover.

    If travellers are not able to complete all certification requirements of the course, they may be issued an intermediary certification or referral form.

    Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 30 days or more before beginning the advanced scuba diving course: 98% refund.

    For cancellations made 15-29 days before beginning the advanced scuba diving course: 50% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 15 days before beginning the advanced scuba diving course: no refund.

    In case of no show: no refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting any transaction charges.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    While travellers are not required to be an expert swimmers, they do need to pass a test testing the ability to swim for 200 metres and float for 10 minutes.

    Travellers will be sent a medical questionnaire after confirmation of the booking. According to the answers to these questions, travellers may be required to get documented doctor's clearence allowing them to engage in scuba diving.

    A few days before the course begins, travellers will be sent PADI e-learning material that can be used to get a head start before the course begins.

    Travellers must agree to discontinue diving if respiratory congestion or a head cold or any other medical condition occurs during the course.

    The tour operator reserves the right to alter or cancel the itinerary of this PADI Open Water Diver course due to bad weather conditions to ensure maximum safety of divers and staff.

    Travellers will be required to bear any additional costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, natural calamities etc.

    Trip details

    Pick up point
    There is no pick-up for this scuba diving course.
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    Drop off point
    There is no drop-off for this scuba diving course.
    Mode of transport
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    Start point
    Havelock Island dive center
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    End point
    Havelock Island dive center
    Time of departure
    07:00 AM
    Time of return
    04:00 PM

    Activity Details

    License upon completion
    Yes
    License name
    PADI Open Water Diver (OWD)
    International license
    Yes
    Course language option
    English, Hindi
    Number of dives
    4
    Average dive duration
    45 minutes
    Maximum depth during course
    60 feet (18 metres)
    Average time per dive
    45 mins
    Mandatory travel insurance
    No
    License issued/recognized by
    Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI)
    Course completion time
    4 days
    Guide/student ratio
    1:4
    Max. diver weight
    100 kgs
  • Day 1 of PADI Open Water Diver course: Check-in

    Arrive at the dive center by noon and check-in to your AC cottages. You can spend the rest of the day at leisure. Visit the beach to take a dip in the ocean or explore the rest of Havelock Island. Make sure to meet the team at the dive center to take care of any pending paperwork before beginning the course tomorrow. Overnight in AC cottages at Havelock Island.
    /Scuba Diving Open Water PADI Andaman Havelock Adventure Travel The Great Next Stay in duplex-style AC cottages at the dive center.

    Day 2 of PADI Open Water Diver course: Theory + shallow water training

    Meet your dive instructor by 07:00 hrs. You'll begin the course by going through theory modules covering the use of scuba equipment, dive technique and general information. Each module has a corresponding confined water training session, where you'll work with your dive instructor in shallow water to practice your skills and demonstrate your knowledge. Your training for the day ends by evening. Overnight in AC cottages at Havelock Island.
    /Scuba Diving Open Water PADI Andaman Havelock Adventure Travel The Great Next Practice your skills in shallow water for first two days of the course.

    Day 3 of PADI Open Water Diver course: Theory + shallow water training

    Follow the same itinerary as yesterday: meet the dive instructor, learn using theory modules, practice skills in shallow water. You'll upgrade to covering a few of the more detailed and intricate scuba skills. Your training for the day ends by evening. Overnight in AC cottages at Havelock Island.
    /Scuba Diving Open Water PADI Andaman Havelock Adventure Travel The Great Next Practice your skills in shallow water for first two days of the course.

    Day 4 of PADI Open Water Diver course: 2 open water dives!

    It's diving day! By now, you'll have learned enough to be confident for the open sea. You'll take a boat ride to some of the dive spots around the island and suit up for your open water dives. Working with your dive instructor, you'll complete two open water dives, of 45 minutes each, going down to a maximum depth of 60 feet. Return to the dive center by late afternoon. Overnight in AC cottages at Havelock Island.
    /Scuba Diving Open Water PADI Andaman Havelock Adventure Travel The Great Next Complete 4 open water dives of 45 minutes each.

    Day 5 of PADI Open Water Diver course: 2 open water dives!

    It's diving day! Take a boat ride to some of the dive spots around the island and suit up for two more open water dives. Working with your dive instructor, you'll perfect your dive technique with two open water dives, of 45 minutes each, going down to a maximum depth of 60 feet. Return to the dive center by late afternoon and complete the paperwork for your certification. Overnight in AC cottages at Havelock Island.
    /Scuba Diving Open Water PADI Andaman Havelock Adventure Travel The Great Next Spot exotic marine life deep inside the Andaman Sea.

    Day 6 of PADI Open Water Diver course: Check-out

    Check-out of the dive center by by 10:00 hrs. Your trip ends here.
    /Scuba Diving Open Water PADI Andaman Havelock Adventure Travel The Great Next Stay in duplex-style AC cottages at the dive center.

    Day 1 - Milestone

    Start point
    Havelock Island dive center
    End point
    Havelock Island dive center
    Day start time
    07:00 AM
    Maximum depth
    0 foot
    Total dive time
    0 min

    Day 2 - Milestone

    Start point
    Havelock Island dive center
    End point
    Havelock Island dive center
    Day start time
    07:00 AM
    Maximum depth
    0 foot
    Total dive time
    0 min

    Day 3 - Milestone

    Start point
    Havelock Island dive center
    End point
    Havelock Island dive center
    Day start time
    07:00 AM
    Maximum depth
    0 foot
    Total dive time
    0 min

    Day 4 - Milestone

    Start point
    Havelock Island dive center
    End point
    Havelock Island dive center
    Day start time
    07:00 AM
    Maximum depth
    60 feet
    Total dive time
    1.5 hrs

    Day 5 - Milestone

    Start point
    Havelock Island dive center
    End point
    Havelock Island dive center
    Day start time
    07:00 AM
    Maximum depth
    60 feet
    Total dive time
    1.5 hrs

    Day 6 - Milestone

    Start point
    Havelock Island dive center
    End point
    Havelock Island dive center
    Day start time
    07:00 AM
    Maximum depth
    0 foot
    Total dive time
    0 min
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  • Includes / Excludes

      Includes
    • Accommodation in AC cottages for 5 nights on twin sharing basis
    • Boat transfers between dive center-dive spots
    • Four open water dives
    • All equipment required for scuba diving
    • Services of experienced dive instructors and support crew
    • Theory and confined/shallow water training sessions
    • PADI Open Water Diver course material
    • PADI Open Water Diver certification (upon successful completion)
    • All breakfasts from day 2-6 and lunch on days 4, 5
    • All applicable taxes
      Excludes
    • Travel arrangements between home city and dive center
    • Any accommodation at Havelock Island or meals not mentioned in inclusions
    • Photos/videos of your dive (can be booked on the spot; subject to availability of photographer)
    • Personal expenses like meals or beverages etc.
    • Any costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances like bad weather, natural calamities etc.
    • Adventure travel or dive insurance
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

      What to Wear
    • Swim-wear
    • T-shirts/shirts and track-pants/jeans
    • Light tee or beach-wear
    • Sandals
      What not to Wear
    • Expensive jewellery or gadgets
    • Heavily embellished or uncomfortable swimwear

    Equipment / Gear

      We Provide
    • Boat for transfers between dive center and dive spots
    • All equipment required for scuba diving
    • PADI e-learning course material/modules
      You need to get
    • Daypack
    • Towel
    • Swim-wear
    • Sunscreen lotion
    • ID proof
    • Water bottle
    • Insect repellent

    Medical Kit

    • Specific personal or prescribed medication
  • Day 1 of PADI Open Water Diver course: Check-in

    Overnight in AC cottages at Havelock Island.

    Check-in to your accommodation by noon. You'll be accommodated in AC cottages at the dive center on twin-sharing basis. Since no meals are included in today's meal package, you may visit any of the restaurants on Havelock Island to have additional meals at your own expense.

    /Scuba Diving Open Water PADI Andaman Havelock Adventure Travel The Great Next Stay in duplex-style AC cottages at the dive center.

    Day 2 of PADI Open Water Diver course: Theory + shallow water training

    Overnight in AC cottages at Havelock Island.

    Complete the first day of your Open Water Diver training. You'll be accommodated in AC cottages at the dive center on twin-sharing basis Today's meal package includes only breakfast at the in-house restaurant. You may visit any of the restaurants on Havelock Island to have additional meals at your own expense.

    /Scuba Diving Open Water PADI Andaman Havelock Adventure Travel The Great Next Stay in duplex-style AC cottages at the dive center.

    Day 3 of PADI Open Water Diver course: Theory + shallow water training

    Overnight in AC cottages at Havelock Island.

    Complete the second day of your Open Water Diver training. You'll be accommodated in AC cottages at the dive center on twin-sharing basis Today's meal package includes only breakfast at the in-house restaurant. You may visit any of the restaurants on Havelock Island to have additional meals at your own expense.

    /Scuba Diving Open Water PADI Andaman Havelock Adventure Travel The Great Next Stay in duplex-style AC cottages at the dive center.

    Day 4 of PADI Open Water Diver course: 2 open water dives!

    Overnight in AC cottages at Havelock Island.

    Complete the third day of your Open Water Diver training. You'll be accommodated in AC cottages at the dive center on twin-sharing basis. Today's meal package includes breakfast at the in-house restaurant and lunch in between the two dives. You may visit any of the restaurants on Havelock Island to have additional meals at your own expense.

    /Scuba Diving Open Water PADI Andaman Havelock Adventure Travel The Great Next Stay in duplex-style AC cottages at the dive center.

    Day 5 of PADI Open Water Diver course: 2 open water dives!

    Overnight in AC cottages at Havelock Island.

    Complete the fourth day of your Open Water Diver training. You'll be accommodated in AC cottages at the dive center on twin-sharing basis. Today's meal package includes breakfast at the in-house restaurant and lunch in between the two dives. You may visit any of the restaurants on Havelock Island to have additional meals at your own expense.

    /Scuba Diving Open Water PADI Andaman Havelock Adventure Travel The Great Next Stay in duplex-style AC cottages at the dive center.

    Day 6 of PADI Open Water Diver course: Check-out

    Your trip ends by 10:00 hrs

    Check-out of your accommodation by 10:00 hrs. Today's meal package includes only breakfast at the in-house restaurant.

    /Scuba Diving Open Water PADI Andaman Havelock Adventure Travel The Great Next Stay in duplex-style AC cottages at the dive center.

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