There is no pick-up for this scuba diving course in the Andamans.
The PADI Open Water Diver is the most popular and recognized certification for scuba divers around the world. With this scuba course in the Andamans, you'll earn that certification over a 4-day itinerary that'll take you for four open water dives in the Andaman Sea. But before taking the plunge, you'll take two days to prepare with in-depth theory modules and practical training with a certified dive instructor. By the end, you'll be diving over 60 feet in the ocean to explore the incredible beauty of Andaman's vibrant corals and colourful fishes.
NOTE: Travellers are required to know how to swim for 600 feet and float for 10 mins before booking this scuba diving course in the Andamans.
Your dive center, where you'll study for the theory section of the course and complete practical training, is located on the popular Govind Nagar beach on Havelock Island. But you'll take a boat ride in the Andaman Sea to complete four open water dives. Most dive spots near the island offer perfect diving conditions to learn and practice diving, with pleasant water temperature and little to no ocean current. The gentle water of these dive spots are home to a number of small critters and fishes, from shrimps and clownfish to sea horses and butterflyfish. The morning sun provides enough visibility in the clear and clean water of the dive sites, allowing beautiful views of the white sandy sea floor and coral reefs.
Earn the globally-recognized PADI Open Water Diver certification. | Complete four open water dives, swimming down up to 60 feet in the Andaman Sea. | Learn the basic skills and techniques of scuba diving in a small group. | Spot colourful fishes in the vivid corals of the Andaman Sea.
PADI Open Water Diver
60 feet -18 metres
Professional Association of Dive Instructors -PADI
1 Instructor for every 4 Participants
Arrive at the dive center by early morning. Here, you'll meet your dive instructor and begin with theory training, a mix of self-study, video lessons and briefings by the instructor. You'll go over five different modules, each covering a different aspects from proper safety protocols to different diving techniques. The day's session ends by late afternoon. Spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Havelock Island dive center
Havelock Island dive center
For cancellations made more than 15 days before the scheduled start date of the scuba course: 75% refund.
For cancellations made 7-15 days before the scheduled start date of the scuba course: 50% refund.
For cancellations made less than 7 days before the scheduled start date of the scuba course: no refund.
For forced cancellations made by the tour operator due to unforeseen circumstances: no refund.
In case of no show: no refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.
Travellers are required to follow instructions of the dive instructor during the course.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.
Consumption of alcohol, drugs and tobacco products like cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trip.