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  • Trip introduction

    Sign up for a short fun Try Dive in Neil Island, even if you don't know how to swim! This 30 minute scuba dive is the best way to get your first scuba experience. You'll learn the basics of scuba diving and how to use the gear underwater.

    You'll be briefed by your instructor, and will have some time to practise your skills in shallow water where you get accustomed to using your gear. After this, you'll set out in a boat to the dive spot, where the fun begins! You'll dive to a depth of 40 feet/12 metres, and will remain underwater for 30 minutes.

    NOTE: This Try Dive takes place in Neil Island and can only be done by those staying here.

    Destination

    Located in Ritchie's Archipelago, Neil Island is about 36 kms from the coast of Port Blair. The island has beautiful white sand beaches and coconut trees above land, and underwater, it offers craggy rock formations and clear blue water for divers to enjoy. With many unexplored reefs and pristine sea bed, you'll be treated to sights of rare marine creatures, schools of tropical fish and hopefully, sea turtles.

    Destination highlights

    Sign up for your first experience of scuba with this Try Dive experience in the teal blue waters of Neil Island. | Learn the basics of scuba diving and how to use your scuba gear. | Dive to a depth of 40 feet and spend 30 minutes underwater. | Explore the stunning corals and gorgeous marine life of Neil Island.

    Activity Details

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    30 min

    Not included

    30 feet

    Yes

    Trip details
  • Try Dive in Neil Island

    Eat a light breakfast before you report to the dive centre at 07:30 hrs. You'll begin with a basic skills session and will learn the basic skills required for scuba diving. After this, you'll put your newly learned skills to test in a shallow dive in 6 feet/2 meters water near the shore. Once you're comfortable, you'll board the boat and head to the dive location. Dive right into the turquoise waters with an experienced instructor. You'll have about 30 minutes to explore the rich marine life underwater with swaying corals, stunning fish and sea turtles. After the dive is over, you'll return to the dive centre. Your scuba diving experience ends here.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Neil Island dive centre

    Neil Island dive centre

    05:30 AM

    Food

    NA
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    Reviews

    • Rated : 5

      28-04-2021

      The coordinators are extremely helpful. They go to extra lengths for helping you in figuring out where do you want to go and will be there with you at every step whenever you need them. Amazing service, I wanted to book a last minute ticket, I didn't think I'd get any good treks, but they sorted me out. Highly recommended.

    • Rated : 5

      28-04-2021

      The coordinators are extremely helpful. They go to extra lengths for helping you in figuring out where do you want to go and will be there with you at every step whenever you need them. Amazing service, I wanted to book a last minute ticket, I didn't think I'd get any good treks, but they sorted me out. Highly recommended.

    • Rated : 4

      28-04-2021

      The team is great. They properly guide you so that you can make the most out of your trip. They are very helpful and quick in resolving any of your queries. And the trip was amazing too. The way it was all planned was great. We didn't have to worry about anything. The guides with us on the trek were also very cooperative. The team makes sure that you have everything you need. Recommended 10/10 ❤️

    • Rated : 4

      28-04-2021

      The team is great. They properly guide you so that you can make the most out of your trip. They are very helpful and quick in resolving any of your queries. And the trip was amazing too. The way it was all planned was great. We didn't have to worry about anything. The guides with us on the trek were also very cooperative. The team makes sure that you have everything you need. Recommended 10/10 ❤️

    • Rated : 5

      28-04-2021

      Trekking on new year's eve was an amazing experience. Adding to that thanks to the great next for making the overall experience wonderful. Supportive staff, good guides and the facilities were also nice. Keep up the good work

    • Rated : 5

      28-04-2021

      Trekking on new year's eve was an amazing experience. Adding to that thanks to the great next for making the overall experience wonderful. Supportive staff, good guides and the facilities were also nice. Keep up the good work

    • Rated : 5

      28-04-2021

      On trek best arrangement what can be offered.

    • Rated : 5

      28-04-2021

      On trek best arrangement what can be offered.

  • Cancellation policy

    If you cancel or don't show for this scuba diving in Neil Island: 50% of the total trip cost will be refunded, minus any transaction charges.

    Rules on trip

    Your instructor will brief you before the Try Dive in Neil Island begins. Please strictly adhere to the instructions.

    Do not touch, tease, break or collect coral pieces, shells, or seaweed during scuba diving in Andamans.

    Do not swim away from your group or try to dive on your own.

    Do not consume any form of alcohol or drugs before the scuba diving in Neil Island. If the instructor believes you to be under the influence, you will not be allowed to dive.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The operator is not responsible for any mishaps, accidents, injuries or death during the scuba diving in Neil Island.

    Participants will have to fill a Medical Form before undertaking the scuba diving in Neil Island. If you answer Yes to any of the questions, you will require a signed medical certificate from a physician, deeming you fit for scuba diving in Andamans. Do carry all the required documents for the scuba diving in Neil Island.
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • All scuba equipment as required

    • 1 briefing session on the shore
    • 1 shallow water training session
    • 1 Try Dive in Neil Island (from a boat) for 30 minutes
    • Boat transfers to the dive site and back
    • Dive instructor and crew
    • Photos and videos of the dive
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Transport to the dive centre

    • Any food or beverages
    • Accommodation of any kind
    • Insurance
    • Personal expenses such as packaged water, soft drinks, snacks, telephone calls, tips, etc.
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Swimwear
    • Extra pair of clothes
    • Slippers or sandals
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or watches
    • Heavily embellished swimwear

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Boat transfers to the dive site and back
    • All scuba diving equipment, as required

    You need to get

    • Towel
    • Swimwear
    • Underwater camera (optional)
    • Dry snacks
    • ID card
    • Sunscreen
    • Sunglasses
    • Light backpack
    • Water bottle
    • Memory card/USB to carry back photos and videos of your Try Dive in Neil Island

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.