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  • Trip introduction

    Book yourself into quaint A-frame huts on a beachside property on Havelock Island, and complete your PADI Scuba Diver course. As a certified Scuba Diver, you can dive anywhere in the world, up to 12 metres (upto 40 feet) under the supervision of a dive master or instructor. And when you're ready, you can easily upgrade to an Scuba Diver certification.

    For this certification, you'll go on guided dives in small groups, to some of the most stunning dive spots in the world. The Andamans have gorgeous reefs, teeming with colourful marine life. You'll train in 3 theory modules, as well as 3 sessions of confined water skills, and then do 2 dives in open water, up to 12 metres. This certification can be completed in 2 or 3 days.

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

    Destination

    For your PADI Scuba 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, your A-frame huts are equipped with comfortable mattress bed, blankets and pillows along with an overhead fan. You'll be using common washrooms located on the property.

    Destination highlights

    Earn your PADI Scuba Diver certificate. | Go scuba diving in the azure waters of Havelock Island. | Dive to a depth of 40 feet/12 meters to see stunning coral reef and fish. | Learn diving with expert dive instructors in small groups. | Stay at a beachside propety in quaint A-frame huts.

    Activity Details

    Yes

    PADI Scuba Diver -SD

    Yes

    English-Hindi

    2

    45 minutes

    NA

    40 feet -12 metres

    No

    Professional Association of Diving Instructors -PADI

    2 days

    1 Instructor for every 4 Participant

    100 kgs

    6.5 Feet

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of PADI Scuba Diver course: Check-in

    Arrive at the dive center by noon and check-in to your A-frame huts. 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 A-frame huts at Havelock Island.

    Overnight in A-frame huts at Havelock Island.

    Check-in to your accommodation by noon. You'll be accommodated in A-frame huts 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.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Havelock Island dive center

    Havelock Island dive center

    07:00 AM

    Food

    No meals are provided today

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    Day 2 of PADI Scuba Diver course: Shallow water training + 1 dive
    Day 3 of PADI Scuba Diver course: Shallow water training + 1 dive
    Day 4 of PADI Scuba Diver course: Check-out
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  • 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.

    Rules on trip

    Travellers are required to follow instructions of the dive instructor during the PADI Scuba 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.

    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.

    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 Scuba 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.
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  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Accommodation in A-frame huts for 5 nights on twin-sharing basis

    • Transfers between dive center and dive spots in a boat
    • All equipment required for scuba diving
    • PADI e-learning course material/modules
    • Two open water dives of 45 minutes each
    • Services of certified dive instructor and support staff
    • PADI Scuba Diver certification (upon successful completion of the course)
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Travel arrangements between home city and dive center

    • Any meals not mentioned in inclusions
    • Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, natural calamities etc.
    • Personal expenses such as additional meals or beverages etc.
    • Adventure travel or health 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
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or gadgets
    • Heavily embellished or uncomfortable swimwear

    What not to Wear

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

    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