This combo course gives you the chance to complete the PADI Open Water Diver as well as the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver, at one stretch. The 7-day course begins with a study of theory modules and practical training in shallow water. By the end of the course, you'll have completed nine open water dives in the Andaman Sea, swimming down to a maximum depth of 100 feet.
At every step of the course, you'll be guided and trained by a certified dive instructor, who will teach you the basic as well as advanced skills in scuba diving. The gorgeous coral reefs of the Andaman Sea, teeming with brightly-coloured marine life, make for the perfect dive spots for your combo course.
This combo course takes you diving around Havelock Island, home to some of the best dive spots in India. With crystal clean water, these dive spots feature relatively high underwater visibility and a wide diversity of marine life. An absolute paradise for scuba divers, the dive spots offer unmatched views of sprawling and stunning coral reefs. They are perfectly complimented by the teal-blue waters of the ocean and the brightly-coloured, diverse species of fishes all around. Apart from diving, you can also relax at one of Havelock's soft and sandy beaches with the tropical vibes of a green forest.
Earn your PADI Open Water and PADI Advanced Open Water certificate. | Go scuba diving in the azure waters of Havelock Island. | Dive to a depth of 100 feet to see stunning coral reefs and fishes. | Learn diving with expert dive instructors in small groups. | Complete nine open water dives in the Andaman Sea.
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver -AOWD
100 feet -30 meters
Professional Association of Diving 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 training for the first part of your combo course - the PADI Open Water Diver. The course begins with theory modules covering the use of scuba equipment, proper dive technique and navigation methods. 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. You can spend the rest of the day at leisure.
No accommodation is provided.
Begin your training for the PADI Open Water Diver certification by learning theory modules and participating in shallow water training. Today's package does not include any meals.
Havelock Island dive center
Havelock Island dive center
No meals are provided
For cancellations made 30 days or more before beginning the Andamans PADI OWD+AOWD combo course: 98% refund.
For cancellations made 15-29 days before beginning the Andamans PADI OWD+AOWD combo course: 50% refund.
For cancellations made less than 15 days before beginning the Andamans PADI OWD+AOWD combo course: no refund.
In case of no show: no refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction charge 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 PADI OWD+AOWD combo course in Andamans.
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.