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Try Scuba + Mangrove Kayaking – Havelock [20% OFF]

About the activity

Try Scuba

Perfect for first-time divers, this half-day intro to Scuba Diving gives you a chance to explore the serene and kaleidoscopic life underwater. Learn some basic skills in the shallow waters and then take a plunge into the ocean with your instructor. Experience swimming among corals, a variety of fish, turtles and the songs of the ocean –it’s a dive of a lifetime.

 

Mangrove Kayaking

Explore the quiet of the islands on the calm backwaters of the Andaman Sea. Kayak around the region for a tour that takes you through the lush green mangroves of Havelock and introduces you to an experience that is both exciting and soothing at the same time. One of the safest and easiest water activities on the island, kayaking is the best way to connect with water for non-swimmers. Follow your professional guide and learn about the diverse Eco-system of the island and enjoy a peaceful moment meditating with the music of nature

 
Things to carry for both Scuba and Kayaking : 
  • A towel 
  • A change of clothes 
  • Swimwear or t-shirt & shorts 
  • Some snacks or fruits as you might feel hungry after diving or kayaking
  • A USB drive or your smartphone where you can receive your pictures and videos ( only Scuba )
  • Caps and Sunglasses ( only Kayaking )
What to wear for both Scuba and Kayaking? 

Try Scuba

At the dive centre, you would be provided with a wetsuit. Under that, it is advised to wear shorts or a 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. 
 

Mangrove Kayaking

Wear comfortable clothes – t-shirts, shorts, track pants are some of the comfortable options.  If possible, wear full sleeves t-shirt to avoid sunburns. Avoid jeans or cotton t-shirts as these tend to stay wet for long. If possible, choose quick-dry clothes. For footwear, choose flip-flops, water sandals or paddling shoes. Basically, anything that is waterproof and light. 
 
 
 
Do you need to know swimming to do scuba diving or kayaking? 
You can do scuba diving or kayaking, even if you do not know swimming. You are always accompanied by experienced instructors and divemasters who are there to assist you even if you do not know swimming. 
 
Is scuba or kayaking safe for me? 
Thousands of people do scuba and kayaking in Andamans, daily. It is absolutely safe provided you have basic fitness. We work with reputed & well-established dive centres. 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 or kayaking 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 and kayaking, then do some relaxed sightseeing for the rest of the day. 

 

Inclusions

Try Scuba

  • Personal Instructor
  • Scuba Equipment
  • 1 try shore dive ( 30 mins) 
  • Underwater Photography

Mangrove Kayaking

  • Kayak & rowing oars 
  • Life jacket
  • Professional Instructor

Timeline

Try Scuba

  • A session on basic breathing skills and equipment
  • Practice session in shallow waters in the sea
  • Go for a session of shore dive -1 try dive in the depths of the Andaman Sea (maximum depth of 12 m)

Kayaking

  • Choose between a single or double person kayak and gear up for the adventure
  • Begin the trip from the jetty and kayak in the open sea for 10 – 15 min before reaching the dense mangroves
  • Paddle along and enjoy the stunning view of the tropical forests and revel in the beauty of nature on this meditative excursion

Duration

Appx. 2 hours( for one particular activity )

Location

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Important Info

Try Scuba

  1. Age Requirement: 10+ years
  2. The course is restricted for: pregnant women and people suffering from diabetes, blood pressure, asthma, and heart conditions should not take the course
  3. No fly time for 24 hours after the dive

Mangrove Kayaking

  1. Age Requirement: 7+ years
  2. In order to kayak you do not need to know how to swim or be an experienced kayaker.
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