Latest Information on Travelling to Andaman Islands?
  • Runway Status for Port Blair Airport From October,22 to February, 23

    Updated: 19 Sep 2022
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  • Andaman Tourism Opens

    Updated: 14 Aug 2021

    Andaman Tourism Opens: The Andaman & Nicobar administration has announced that all tourist spots in the South Andaman district will be opened for tourism activities with immediate effect 8 Feb 2022.

  • RT PCR report on arrival

    Updated: 14 Aug 2021

    A negative RT PCR report has to be presented by all passengers on arrival.

  • What is the advisory to travel to North & Middle Andaman District?

    Updated: 14 Aug 2021

    The tourists are allowed to visit Baratang/North & Middle Andaman on production of double dose covid certificate/ All other passengers viz. unvaccinated and partially vaccinated passengers (those who have taken only 1S1 dose of COVID vaccine) shall have to produce RT-PCR negative test report

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  • All asymptomatic fully vaccinated persons coming to these islands from mainland are exempted from the requirement of carrying RT-PCR negative test report,irrespective of the type of vaccine received and country of origin. Such fullyvaccinated individuals shall produce the final vaccination certificate at the origin airport, sea port in the mainland and at Port Blair Airport / sea port.
  • Alt asymptomatic children below 5 years of age are exempted from carrying RT-PCR negative test report and further RT-PCR testing at Port Blair Airport.
  • All other passengers viz. unvaccinated and partially vaccinated passengers (those who have taken only 1S1 dose of COVID vaccine) shall have to produce RT-PCR negative test report to travel to Port Blair from the mainland, as is the practice now. Such an RT-PCR test should have been taken within 48 hours prior to commencement of journey from the origin airport connecting Port Blair. Such passengers will also have to undergo additional RT-PCR test on arrival at Port Blair. Such passengers shall remain in self-quarantine till the arrival of the test report.
  • If a passenger on arrival is tested positive then, the prescribed quarantine protocol is to be followed.
  • All Airlines shall ensure strict compliance of this order and observance of COVID Appropriate Behaviour. Any non-compliance shall invite action under Disaster Management Act and other applicable laws. 
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General Guidelines defined for traveling to Andaman Islands during COVID :

  1. The Tourism Activities are permitted only in South Andaman & North & Middle Andaman District except Nicobar District.
  2. Persons above 65 years of age, persons with home co-morbidities, pregnant women and children below the age of 10 years advised not to travel for tourism purposes.
  3. Tourists/Visitors who are at higher risk due to some medical history are advised to take extra precautions.
  4. Tourists/visitors shall minimize contact with other staff and visitors as far as possible and zero contact policy should be followed at all tourist destinations.
  5. All tourists/visitors shall be briefed by the hotel concerned about do’s & don’ts to be mandatorily followed during their stay and movements.
  6. While travelling tourists/visitors should wear a face mask and carry their own sanitizer and wet wipes for personal use.
  7. At all tourist destinations, staff must wear face masks and wash/sanitize hands regularly while performing their duties.
  8. Arogya Setu App shall be mandatory for all incoming tourists/visitors.
  9. Respiratory etiquettes to be strictly followed. This involves strict practice of covering one’s mouth and nose while coughing/sneezing with a tissue handkerchief/flexed elbow and disposing off used tissues properly after use.
  10. The tourists/visitors on arrival at Port Blair airport have to undergo mandatory Covid-19 screening with RTPCR test free of cost. Thereafter the tourists/ visitors are allowed to move to their respective hotels. However, they will have to be under quarantine at Port Blair in their hotel rooms until the result of RTPCR tests are received. In case of RTPCR positive test results, the tourists/visitors shall remain in institutional quarantine in hotels notified by the Hoteliers Association in consent with the A&%N Administration, on rate as specified or to the designated hospital/ Covid 19 care centre on case to case basis.
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What are the guidelines for testing for tourists coming to Andaman after August 03 2021?

On arrival at Port Blair :

1. The tourists need to carry COVID-19 negative test report from mainland based 1CMR approved lab using Reverse Transcriptase-Polymerase Chain Reaction (RTPCR). However, the sample for RTPCR test should have been taken within 48 hours prior to starting the journey from the origin station. (For e.g. if the tourist takes a flight from Delhi at 0600 hrs. on 1st September, 2021, the sample for RTPCR test should have been taken not before 0600 hrs. on 30th August, 2021).

2. The tourists/visitors on arrival at Port Blair airport have to undergo mandatory Covid-19 screening with RTPCR test free of cost. Thereafter the tourists/visitors are allowed to move to their respective hotels. However, they will have to be under quarantine at Port Blair in their hotel rooms until the result of RTPCR tests are received. In case of RTPCR positive test results, the tourists/visitors shall remain in
institutional quarantine in hotels notified by the Hoteliers Association in consent with the A&N Administration, on rates as specified or to the designated hospital/ Covid-19 care centre on case-to-case basis.

3. Tourists may also have to undergo random Rapid Antigen Test conducted from time to time on payment basis as prescribed by A8N Administration.

What if the tourists test positive after arriving at the Andaman Islands?

If the tourists tests positive during their stay in the Islands, he/she will need to undergo institutional isolation as per existing health protocols. The
cost of such isolation for govt. facility will be paid by the tourists as fixed by the administration from time to time.

If the patient wants to stay at hotels, he/she can stay in the hotels if all the conditions below are met:

a) Patients are not symptomatic and not more than 60 years old.
b) Request/ undertaking is made by patient in writing.
c)lf allowed by doctors.

Hotels will make necessary arrangements to designate a part of their rooms for institutional isolation for this purpose.

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  • Regular flights to Port Blair (the capital of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands) are operational now.
  • There are direct flights from Chennai, Kolkata, Bangalore, and Delhi.
  • Public transports like cabs, taxis, and bus services are also functional.
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Travellers should carefully follow social distancing norms and wear masks as well. Also, before making any booking, they should refer to the latest travel news on the government website of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

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Scuba Diving in Andaman Islands

Discover Scuba Diving in Andaman: Essential Information

Andaman Islands are not exempt from the global popularity of Scuba Diving, one of the most sought-after water sports activities. Amidst the serene and tranquil beaches and the delectable seafood, it is the allure of diving that captivates a significant number of visitors to this archipelago.

The coastal areas surrounding the Andamans boast an incredibly rich ecosystem of coral reefs and formations, creating an underwater paradise. Extensive stretches of reefs, often spanning several hundred meters, encircle most of the islands. These reefs are bordered by shallow waters along the shore and complemented by volcanic lava hills, providing a truly unique and unparalleled diving experience that is hard to replicate elsewhere.

Explore the Vibrant Underwater World: Scuba Diving in Andaman

Immerse yourself in the untouched beauty of Andaman's vibrant coral reefs, teeming with an array of colorful fish and captivating marine creatures that seem to emerge magically from the deep blue ocean, creating a breathtaking spectacle for divers.

Thanks to the diligent conservation efforts of the Andaman Administration, the abundance of corals and marine life is a sight to behold. As you dive into the depths, you will find yourself surrounded from all directions by these natural wonders, leaving you in a state of awe and wonder.

Indulge in one of the finest Scuba Diving experiences in India during your visit to Andaman, and embark on an unforgettable journey into the enchanting underwater realm.

Top Scuba Diving Destinations in Andaman:

When it comes to Scuba Diving in Andaman, there is no shortage of options. With 10 stunning islands and over 40 dive sites to choose from, selecting the perfect spot for your diving adventure depends on several key factors:

  • Water Depth: Consider the varying depths of the dive sites to match your skill level and comfort in the water.
  • Water Clarity: Opt for dive sites with excellent visibility, allowing you to fully appreciate the underwater wonders.
  • Safety: Prioritize dive sites that adhere to strict safety standards and are managed by experienced dive operators.
  • Coral Population: Explore areas with a thriving coral ecosystem, as vibrant corals create a mesmerizing backdrop for your dive.
  • Fish Population: Seek out dive sites known for their diverse and abundant fish populations, offering encounters with fascinating marine species.
  • Water Current: Evaluate the strength and direction of water currents, as it can impact your diving experience and safety.
  • Weather: Check the prevailing weather conditions to ensure optimal diving conditions and maximize your enjoyment.

By considering these factors, you can choose the best diving spots in Andaman that align with your preferences and provide an unforgettable underwater experience.

Discover the Best Scuba Diving Destinations in Andaman:

Selecting the ideal dive location can be a daunting task, given the various factors to consider. To simplify your decision-making process, we have compiled a list of the top four islands that offer a remarkable Scuba Diving experience in Andaman:

  • Havelock Island: Known for its captivating underwater world, Havelock Island boasts pristine dive sites with diverse marine life, stunning coral formations, and excellent water clarity.
  • North Bay Island: Located near Port Blair, North Bay Island is renowned for its vibrant coral reefs, colorful fish species, and shallow waters, making it an ideal spot for both beginners and experienced divers.
  • Neil Island: With its tranquil ambiance and abundant marine biodiversity, Neil Island entices divers with its crystal-clear waters, remarkable coral gardens, and the chance to encounter unique aquatic creatures.
  • Port Blair: The capital city of Andaman serves as a gateway to several fantastic dive sites. Explore nearby locations like Wandoor and Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park, offering exceptional diving opportunities.

By considering these top four islands, you can embark on an unforgettable Scuba Diving adventure, immersing yourself in the mesmerizing underwater realm of Andaman.

1. Diving Delight at Havelock Island:

Nemo Reef, located in Havelock Island, fulfills every criterion for an exceptional diving experience, making it the ultimate destination for both novice and seasoned divers in Andaman.

Diving at Nemo Reef allows you to immerse yourself in a world teeming with vibrant marine life and flourishing coral formations. Throughout your dive, you will be surrounded by an array of colorful fish and captivating sea creatures, creating an unforgettable underwater spectacle. The crystal-clear waters and gentle currents contribute to a stress-free and secure diving adventure.

Accessible by road, Havelock Island offers a convenient route to the beach. Moreover, a wide selection of experienced PADI certified scuba providers are available, ensuring you have ample choices to compare and select the best package tailored to your preferences.

Unveiling the Finest Dive Sites in Havelock Island:

Discover 9 remarkable dive locations in Havelock Island, each offering a unique and captivating experience tailored to your preferences. These top-notch sites cater to divers seeking various types of underwater adventures.

  • Barracuda City: Immerse in Andaman's underwater paradise at Barracuda City. This diving hotspot offers a stunning array of vibrant corals, teeming with diverse marine life. Perfect for beginners and experienced divers alike, encounter radiant fish species and spot majestic sea turtles gracefully gliding through the waters. Dive into Barracuda City for an unforgettable and awe-inspiring underwater adventure.
  • Seduction Point: Dive into the enchanting depths of Seduction Point, where you'll be seduced by the mesmerizing beauty of vibrant coral formations and an abundance of marine life. Get ready to be captivated by the dance of colorful fish as you explore this captivating dive site in Andaman.
  • Aquarium: Plunge into the crystal-clear waters of Aquarium, a dive site that lives up to its name. Prepare to be immersed in a kaleidoscope of marine colors as you encounter an extraordinary variety of fish and coral species. Get ready for an awe-inspiring underwater experience in this captivating destination.
  • Turtle Bay: Embark on an underwater journey to Turtle Bay, a sanctuary for these gentle sea creatures. Dive into the pristine waters and witness the graceful movements of turtles as they navigate their natural habitat. Immerse yourself in the tranquility and natural beauty of Turtle Bay for an unforgettable diving experience.
  • Mac Point: Discover the hidden treasures of Mac Point, a dive site that offers a delightful combination of underwater landscapes and marine biodiversity. Explore magnificent rock formations and encounter a diverse range of marine life, including colorful fish and fascinating coral species. Dive into Mac Point and unlock a world of underwater wonders.
  • Lighthouse: Experience the thrill of diving at Lighthouse, a captivating dive site known for its dramatic underwater topography. Dive along the rugged slopes and explore the intricate coral formations that adorn the area. Keep your eyes peeled for encounters with unique marine species as you navigate the depths of Lighthouse.
  • The Wall: Prepare for a vertical adventure as you descend into The Wall, a dive site characterized by its impressive vertical drop-off. Marvel at the stunning sight of vibrant corals cascading down the underwater cliff, creating a breathtaking backdrop for your dive. Explore this awe-inspiring underwater wall and witness nature's grandeur firsthand.
  • Pilot Reef: Navigate through the pristine waters of Pilot Reef, an underwater paradise brimming with marine diversity. Encounter an array of colorful fish species and admire the intricate coral formations that flourish in this vibrant ecosystem. Dive into the wonders of Pilot Reef and experience a truly captivating underwater expedition.
  • Minvera Lidge: Delve into the depths of Minvera Lidge, a captivating dive site that offers a mix of rocky landscapes and fascinating marine life. Explore the hidden crevices and caves, adorned with colorful corals and teeming with marine creatures. Uncover the secrets of Minvera Lidge as you embark on an unforgettable diving adventure.

Additional Scuba Diving Sites in Havelock Island:

Expand your diving horizons with these exciting dive sites in Havelock Island:

  • Jonnys Geroge
  • Whitehouse Rock
  • Dicksons Pinnacle
  • Jacksons Bar
  • Broken Ledge
  • S.S. Inchkett
  • M4
  • Red Pillar
  • The Slope
  • MV Mars
  • Purple Haze

Embark on thrilling underwater adventures as you explore these diverse dive sites, each offering its own unique underwater landscapes, marine life, and captivating experiences.

2. North Bay Island Dive Adventure:

Embark on an unforgettable scuba diving expedition near North Bay Island in Andaman. Situated close to Ross Island, this charming little island ranks as the second-best diving destination in the region. Immerse yourself in the crystal-clear, azure waters that surround the island, and marvel at the abundant coral population, creating a breathtaking underwater spectacle.

Diving prices at North Bay Island are relatively low, making it an affordable choice for divers. However, it's advisable to pre-book and plan ahead to manage additional costs such as boat and transportation fees.

While the island itself is small with limited sightseeing opportunities, it is perfect for diving enthusiasts seeking a focused and immersive diving tour. Be prepared to dedicate a full day to this exceptional diving experience, indulging in the beauty of North Bay Island's underwater realm.

3. Diving Delight at Neil Island:

Explore the underwater wonders near Neil Island in Andaman, a destination renowned for its exceptional hotels and resorts. While the water may not boast crystal-clear visibility, it still offers a remarkable diving experience thanks to the thriving marine life and vibrant corals found along the coastline and beyond. With moderate water currents and safe depths, Neil Island provides an optimal setting for an unforgettable underwater adventure.

It's worth noting that due to lower competition and fewer tourists, the prices for diving in Neil Island may be slightly higher compared to other locations. However, if you're unable to visit the aforementioned dive sites, we highly recommend considering diving in Neil Island for a unique and rewarding experience.

  • Dive Sites in Neil Island:
  • Busy Burro
  • Rocky's
  • Margerita
  • Junction
  • Manta Point/Robin's Bay
  • Nursery/ One Bottle
  • Bus Stop
  • Aquarium/ Neil Garden
  • Lighthouse

4. Diving Adventure in Port Blair:

Indulge in an exciting scuba diving experience near Port Blair in the stunning Andaman Islands. Port Blair, the capital city, offers a decent location for diving enthusiasts. Head to Carbyn's Cove Beach, a fantastic spot for underwater fun and adventure, located a mere 12 km from the airport.

Discover the well-preserved and abundant live corals near Snake Island (no snakes here!), with clear waters providing excellent visibility of the underwater world. While the marine life may not be as abundant as in other spots, you'll soon forget the difference once you immerse yourself in this captivating experience.

The prices for a complete diving experience in Port Blair are relatively affordable, making it an ideal choice for families on a budget trip. Additionally, there are no additional transportation or boat costs involved, further enhancing the convenience.

Explore other remarkable dive sites in Port Blair, including the Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park, Corruption Rock, Rutland Island, and Snake Island, for a diverse range of underwater adventures.

5. Diving Extravaganza at Barren Island:

Experience the extraordinary by diving in Barren Island, the sole active volcano in Asia, and one of India's most unique dive locations. As the island is off-limits for tourists due to obvious reasons, the surrounding untouched waters harbor a diverse array of fish and captivating sea creatures.

Diving near Barren Island in Andaman offers an opportunity to witness an enchanting underwater world filled with silver garden eels, dolphins, white-tip reef sharks, turtles, and, if you're fortunate, majestic manta rays spanning up to 6 meters in size.

Immerse yourself in the vibrant marine ecosystem as schools of barracuda, trevally, dogtooth tuna, and other fascinating fish species gracefully swim among the thriving coral reefs.

A typical diving trip to Barren Island lasts approximately 12 hours, with a boat journey usually commencing at 3 AM. During the excursion, you'll have the chance to dive three times, offering ample exploration time beneath the waves. The cost for this remarkable adventure is Rs. 22,000.

For avid scuba enthusiasts seeking thrilling adventures during their trip, Barren Island in Andaman is an exceptional diving destination, offering an unforgettable experience that may require a slightly higher investment.

Cost of Scuba Diving in Andaman:

The cost of scuba diving in Andaman varies depending on the chosen island and dive operator. Prices may also include additional charges for boat transportation to certain dive sites.

Elephant Beach in Havelock Island is considered one of the best diving spots, while Nemo Reef offers more affordable options. Although access to Nemo Reef requires a boat ride, there is a wide selection of vendors offering reasonably priced scuba diving experiences.

Additionally, there are other dive sites in Andaman where you can enjoy diving at a reasonable cost.

Scuba Diving Prices and Packages:

Even beginners and non-swimmers can partake in scuba diving with the assistance of experienced providers. PADI certified divers will guide and support you throughout the dive, ensuring your safety and providing necessary training on diving basics and protocols.

Refer to the table below for accurate pricing details: Details Cost (in Rs.)
1. PADI Discover Scuba Diving (Compact Program/Mini DSD)
Shore dive
Boat dive

2. PADI Discover Scuba Diving
Shore dive
Boat dive
Extra dive (same day)

3. PADI Open Water Diver Course
(Basic- 4 days)
(Premium- 5 days, private training, 2 extra dives, photos, videos)

4. PADI Scuba Diver Course (2.5 days) 19,400

Continuing Education Programmes Details Cost (in Rs.)
1. PADI Adventure Diver (1-2 days, 3 Dives) 16,600
2. PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (2- 3 days, 5 Dives)
Premium (3 days, private training, 5 course dives + Extra Dive, photos, videos)


3. PADI Rescue Diver (2-3 days) 24,500
4. Emergency First Responder 14,000
5. PADI Speciality Course with 2 dives 13,900
6. PADI Speciality Course with 3 dives 16,200
7. PADI Speciality Course with 4 dives 19,700
8. PADI Enriched Air Diver - Nitrox (theory only) 9,900

Course Combo Details Cost (in Rs.)
1. Discover Scuba Diving + Open Water Diver 32,400
2. Open Water + Advanced Open Water Diver 49,050
3. EFR + Rescue Diver 34,650

Fun Diving Details Cost (in Rs.)
1. 1 day / 2 dives 7,000
2. 2 days / 4 dives 14,000
3. 3 days / 6 dives 20,500
4. 4 days / 8 dives 27,000
5. 5 days / 10 dives 33,500
6. 6 days / 12 dives 40,000
7. 7th day onwards / 2 dives 5,000 each day
8. Night dive 4,500

Refresher Details Cost (in Rs.)
1. Full Scuba Review (with 1 shore dive) 7,500
2. Lite Scuba Review (with 2 boat dives) 8,000

Pro Courses Details Cost (in Rs.)
1. PADI Divemaster (course dives only) 85,000
2. PADI Assistant Instructor 30,000

Note: PADI application fee for pro courses is additional, payable to PADI directly.

Snorkelling Details Cost (in Rs.)
1. Snorkelling excursion (2 sites, boat) 5,500
2. Snorkelling off the boat (1 site) 3,500
3. Snorkelling off the shore (1 site) 2,000

Prices are Valid till March 31, 2024. 18% GST Applicable

Scuba Certification in Andaman: Explore the Depths

If you aspire to become a certified diver or pursue a professional career in diving, Andaman offers a range of certification programs from accredited schools. Currently, two prominent schools in Andaman offering certifications are PADI and SSI.

For beginners, undertaking the Basic Open Water Course is essential. This course, available through either school, leads to certification and a diving card. With this card, you gain access to basic dive sites worldwide.

Dedicated enthusiasts or those seeking to become instructors can opt for the Advanced Open Water Course. Upon completion, divers can explore depths of up to 30 meters. Progressing further, one can become an Emergency Responder, certified by PADI as a Rescue Diver, and eventually achieve the esteemed status of Dive Master.

With a Dive Master certificate, you can guide new divers in shallow or deep waters across the globe, sharing your passion and expertise. Take the plunge into the captivating world of scuba diving and unlock new opportunities for exploration and adventure.

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Andaman Islands FAQs

  • Q1.   Can I scuba dive in the Andaman Islands if I do not know how to swim?

    Of course, you can. For non-swimmers, there is a special program known as the Discover Scuba Dive program. In this, you will be accompanied by a licensed and experienced dive professional throughout your dive.

  • Q2.   How safe is scuba diving in Andaman, India?

    Diving in the Andaman Islands, India is an extremely safe water sport. All safety standards and procedures are followed carefully. Divemasters and instructors have globally recognized certifications. They are completely trained in dive supervision, diver rescue, Emergency First Response (EFR), etc.

  • Q3.   How do I go about booking a spot for my course or fun dive in the Andaman Islands, India?

    It is always a good idea to book your scuba diving slot in the Andamans well in advance. During the peak season, it becomes very difficult to get a slot. You can make the booking by contacting Andaman Island Travels to save yourself from the last-minute chaos.

  • Q4.   What are the timings for my course or fun dive in the Andamans, India?

    Scuba diving takes place in the earlier half of the day between 6 am and 1 pm. You may be required to spend more time later in the day in case you have enrolled yourself in the course. It will depend on the instructor’s schedule and the progress of your theory.

  • Q5.   I am a certified diver but haven’t dived in a long time. What should I do before I can dive again in the Andamans?

    It would be a great idea if you undertake a Refresher Course if it has been over one year since you dived last time. It will help you in revisiting standard scuba diving skills and procedures again. 

  • Q6.   How old do I have to be to become a certified diver in the Andaman Islands? Is there an upper age limit?

    One can start diving from the age of ten years. As long as your physical and mental healths are good, there is not any upper age limit on learning scuba diving in the Andamans. However, there are certain medical conditions because of which you may not be allowed to dive. These conditions are more prevalent among older people.

  • Q7.   Is there any difference between PADI and SSI certification?

    In content and application, both PADI and SSI (Scuba Schools International) are quite similar. But with SSI, there is a minor cost benefit as you don’t have to purchase any study material (except for the divemaster course).

  • Q8.   My ears hurt when I dive to the bottom of a pool. Will they hurt when I scuba dive in the Andamans?

    Ears hurt due to the water pressure on the eardrums. You will learn simple techniques to equalize your ears to the surrounding pressure in your scuba course.

  • Q9.   I wear powered glasses. How do I see underwater without them while scuba diving in Andaman Islands?

    There are diving masks with prescription lenses available. You can enjoy your diving experience to the fullest with these.

  • Q10.   How many dives can I do in a day in the Andaman Islands, India?

    Normally, one can do up to three dives in a day but that is subject to availability and advance booking.

  • Q11.   How long do you need to wait to fly after diving in the Andaman Islands?

    After a single dive, you need to wait for at least twelve hours before taking the flight. In the case of multiple flights, you need to wait for at least eighteen hours before flying. 

  • Q12.   Can I dive in the monsoon in the Andamans?

    Yes, one can dive in the monsoon season but it is not popular in the Andaman Islands. Underwater conditions are not affected by rains significantly but rains result in rough weather and choppy seas. This may discourage long boat rides. Thus, avoid diving in the monsoons here. 

  • Q13.   Where can I stay in the Andaman Islands after my dive?

    Our best recommendation in this case would be Havelock Island Beach Resort located in Swaraj Dweep. Havelock Island anyway is the best place for scuba diving in the Andamans. The resort has its own dive center that offers a number of exciting water activities as well. After completing your dive with them, you can stay at this beachfront resort that is counted among the top ones across the island. 

  • Q14.   Is scuba diving in Andaman Island, India easy?

    Yes, Scuba diving in the Andaman Islands, India is extremely easy. It is not tough at all. First, a practice session in the shallow waters is given first so that you are familiarised with the experience to some extent. You will be taught the use of scuba diving gear, sign language for communicating underwater, etc. After your training session, you can easily dive deep into the water and enjoy your scuba diving experience. To make everything smoother for you, a licensed diver will accompany you throughout your dive. 

  • Q15.   What is the price of scuba diving in Andaman Islands?

    Scuba diving in the Andamans starts from Rs.3,500 per person. This price includes one scuba diving session, instructor charges, and underwater photos of your dive. The duration of the dive is around 45 minutes to one hour. You can spot diverse fishes during this time under the water.

  • Q16.   Can kids also do scuba diving in Andaman Islands, India?

    In the Andaman Islands, kids can also scuba dive. However, the minimum age limit is ten years. Also, the instructors will examine the child before approving. If he/she is allowed to go further, an instructor will accompany him/her during the sport.

  • Q17.   Where should I scuba dive in the Andamans?

    Havelock Island in the Andamans is the best place for scuba diving in whole India. The marine life here is exceptionally rich and mesmerising. Colorful fishes and corals are sure to take your breath away.

  • Q18.   Which is the best place for scuba diving in Andaman Islands, India?

    Scuba diving is the most sought-after water activity for visitors travelling the Andaman Islands, India. Deep down the turquoise waters, you can experience marine life at its best. The best way to witness the colorful submerged world and get close to the marvels of the underwater world is to go for scuba diving in Havelock Island (Swaraj Dweep). This recreational water sport is enjoyed by everyone around the globe and people from different countries visit this splendid island to experience the magic.

  • Q19.   Is it safe to scuba diving in Andaman Islands, India?

    With no medical complications if you are in the best of your health, then you are all set to go for scuba diving. At the time of activity, scuba gear will be provided to you, and before diving into the sea, you will have to attend a training session with expert instructors. A licensed diver will accompany you throughout the dive.

  • Q20.   What is the best time for scuba diving in Andaman Islands?

    The best time for scuba diving in the Andaman Islands is between November and February as the water temperature is the most pleasant during this time period. Also, if you want to avoid any last-minute hassles, then book your scuba diving slot well in advance.

  • Q21.   Which things should I carry with me while going for scuba diving in the Andaman Islands, India?

    There are certain things that you should carry while going to your scuba diving site. Keep these in a bag and leave outside the water. You will need them after your diving is complete and you are out of the water. These things are as follows:

    • Towel
    • Water bottle
    • Extra set of clothes
    • Personal medicine kit, if needed