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Introduction To Scuba Diving (with photography)

About the activity

Take a plunge into the azure waters of the Andaman Sea and get acquainted with its exotic marine life, PADI Discover Scuba Diving is one of the most prominent introductions into the world of diving. Learn a few basic skills in the shallow waters, experience breathing submerged, and sense the feeling of weightlessness that divers all over the world rave about. Spot vibrant corals and swim amongst tropical fish while discovering a mystifying world lying under the depths of the ocean –the memories will last a lifetime. This scuba diving would be for 30min.

 
Things to carry : 
  • A towel 
  • A change of clothes 
  • Swimwear or t-shirt & shorts 
  • A USB driver or your smart phone where you can receive your pictures and videos
  • Some snacks or fruits as you might feel hungry after diving
What to wear ? 
At the dive centre you would be provided a wetsuit. Under that it is advised to wear shorts or basic swimsuit.If you want to wear a T-shirt, go for a polyester/synthetic one. Pair it with leggings or cycle shorts. You can dress modestly and still enjoy diving. 
Wear flip-flops or dive shoes. It is advisable not to wear sports shoes, heels or boots. 
 
Do you need to know swimming to do scuba diving? 
You can do scuba diving, even if you do not know swimming. You are always accompanied with experienced instructors and dive masters who are there to assist you even if you do not know swimming. 
 
Is scuba diving safe for me? 
Thousands of people do scuba diving in Andamans, daily. It is absolutely safe provided you have basic fitness. We work with reputed & well established dive centers. All Instructors and dive masters are equipped with internationally recognized certifications and are trained in dive supervision, diver rescue and Emergency First Response (EFR).
 
Things to note: 
On the day of scuba diving do not keep your itinerary busy or add another adventurous activity. Scuba diving is a fun activity but it also tires your body. If you want a relaxed holiday, indulge in scuba diving and then do some relaxed sightseeing for the rest of the day. 
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Inclusions

  • Personal Instructor
  • Scuba Equipment
  • Underwater Photography

Timeline

  1. A session on basic breathing skills and equipment
  2. Practice session in shallow waters
  3. 1 dive in the depths of the Andaman Sea (maximum depth of 12 m) for 40min 

Duration

3 Hours

Location

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Important Info

  1. Age Requirement: 10+ years
  2. The course is restricted for: pregnant women and people suffering from diabetes, blood pressure, asthma, and heart conditions among others
  3. No fly time of 24 hrs after the dive
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