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  • Trip introduction

    A great introduction to scuba diving, this 40-min scuba try dive in Goa will help you take your first steps in the adventure sport. During a half-day session in Goa, a certified dive instructor will guide you through your first 40-min open water dive in the Arabian Sea. But before you take the plunge, you'll spend some time learning the basic techniques of diving, and practicing these techniques in a swimming pool.

    In the sea, you'll dive with the scuba equipment and swim alongside schools of colourful fish, explore the cool waters of the open sea and revel in the calm, underwater beauty of the Arabian Sea. Ideal for people who want a proper way to test the waters of scuba diving, this trip also serves as a trial run to explore further certification courses in diving.

    Destination

    Your dive centre is located close to the Calangute beach, one of the more popular beaches of Goa. Here, you'll have a quick training session in the dive centre's swimming pool, before transferring to the dive spot near Grande Island.

    Located 1-hr boat ride away from mainland Goa, the waters of the Arabian Sea near Grande Island are a hotspot for scuba divers. Swim alongside schools of small, brightly-coloured fish, and explore the underwater beauty of the sea, with water tinted with shades of blue and green.

    Destination highlights

    Get introduced to scuba diving on this 40-min scuba try dive in Goa. | Learn the basic skills and techniques required for scuba diving. | Undertake a 40-min open water dive in the inviting waters near Goa. | Do a trial run to explore future certification courses in scuba diving.

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    Trip details
  • Scuba try dive in Goa!

    Report at the dive centre near the Sunkissed Plaza in Goa by 07:00 hrs. Once you arrive, you'll have a brief session introducing you to the scuba equipment and basic techniques of underwater communication and navigation. You'll also have a 30-min session in the swimming pool where you'll learn and demonstrate the skills required for diving.

    Ready for the open sea, you'll travel to the Sinquerim Jetty and embark on a 1-hr boat ride to Grande Island. At the island, go under the tropical waters for a 40-min scuba dive. You'll be accompanied by a certified instructor who'll guide you at all times. Return back to the boat after the dive, and transfer back to the dive centre. Your trip ends here.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Calangute dive centre

    Calangute dive centre

    07:00 AM

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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made more than 3 days before departure of the scuba try dive in Goa: 75% refund.

    For cancellations made 3-2 days before departure of the scuba try dive in Goa: 50% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 2 days before departure of the scuba try dive in Goa: No refund.

    No show: No refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting any transaction charges.

    Rules on trip

    Travellers are required to sign a liability and indemnity form before the scuba try dive in Goa.

    Travellers are required to adhere to instructions of the dive instructor during this scuba try dive in Goa.

    Consumption of alcohol and drugs is strictly prohibited during the trip.

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

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Travellers will recieve an SSI certificate after successful completion of the dive.

    Travellers are requested to be punctual and report to the dive centre near Sunkissed Plaza by 07:00 hrs.

    Non-divers will be allowed on the boat transfer to the dive spot, only subject to availability of seats.

    The tour operator reserves the right to cancel or alter the itinerary of the scuba try dive in Goa to ensure maximum safety for travellers as well as staff.

    Travellers will be required to bear any additional costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, natural calamities etc.
    • Scuba Diving Goa Grande Island The Great Next Adventure Travel
    • Scuba Diving Goa Grande Island The Great Next Adventure Travel
    • Scuba Diving Goa Grande Island The Great Next Adventure Travel
    • Scuba Diving Goa Grande Island The Great Next Adventure Travel
    • Scuba Diving Goa Grande Island The Great Next Adventure Travel
    • Scuba Diving Goa Grande Island The Great Next Adventure Travel
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • One 40-min open water scuba dive

    • All equipment required for scuba diving
    • Boat transfers between Sinquerim Jetty and dive spot
    • Private vehicle transfers between dive centre and Sinquerim Jetty
    • Swimming pool training session
    • Services of certified dive instructor and support crew
    • Light refreshments, during boat transfer
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Travel cost from base city to dive centre

    • Any meals or accommodation in Goa
    • Personal expenses like tips to staff, meals or beverages etc.
    • Any costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances like bad weather, natural calamities etc.
    • Adventure travel or health insurance
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Quick-dry apparel
    • Swim wear
    • Extra set of dry clothes
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or gadgets
    • Embellished, uncomfortable or restrictive swim wear

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Private vehicle for transfers between dive centre and Sinquerim Jetty
    • Boat for transfers between Sinquerim Jetty and dive spot
    • All equipment required for scuba diving

    You need to get

    • Day pack
    • Light towel
    • Sunscreen lotion
    • Extra set of dry clothes
    • Dry snacks (protein/granola bars, Gatorade etc.)

    Medical Kit

    • Specific, personal or prescribed medication