One cannot complete the list of all intriguing water sports without incorporating the name of Scuba Diving in it — for a mere mentioning of this activity is potent enough to spark an intrigue of nature which inevitably compels a person to unravel the never-ending quests beneath the sea! The mysterious aura which the sea radiates blended with the uniqueness of this activity not only ensures a moment of the life-time experience but also gives a chance to celebrate solitude and witness the beauty of nature in a serene and tranquil state. Thus, respecting such feelings, we advise your visit to the following places:
1.) Havelock Islands at Andaman & Nicobar Island
Situated approx. 50km away from Port Blair; the island is known for its rich corals and aquatic life — parrotfish, lionfish, dugongs etc. to name a few. The other fabulous fact about this place is that all hotels and resorts are pretty good and affordable.
2.) Grand Island, Goa
Situated few miles westwards of Mormugao peninsula, this place is the kernel of discussions of all adrenaline junkies who plan to push their limits with Scuba Diving, by doing the same in strong currents of water. What’s further intriguing is that this place has two sites of shipwrecks to offer namely Suzy’s wreck and Davy Jones locker, which also, makes it a great place for treasure hunting.
3.) Bangaram, Lakshadweep
Celebrated for its tranquil and serene environment, this place is basically a coral atoll. It is located in the territory of Lakshadweep islands. This place is considered to be par with the so-called heavens on earth namely Maldives and Mauritius because of its soft coral charm.
4.) Coral Sharks Reef, Pondicherry
Unlike the Grand Island of Goa, this place attracts both: the novice who are anxious about their tryst with the sea and the adventure junkies. The reason for the same being that its depth ranges from 5m to 23m. What further makes this place gorgeous is its coral reefs and sandy sea floor.
5.) Kadmat Islands, Lakshadweep
This place is revered not only amongst the nationals but also, amongst the foreign tourists. It is known as Cardamom islands — a coral island belonging to Lakshadweep island. It is said to be blessed with rich aquatic like like marine turtles, fauna and other species of live corals.
So, there was our list of must visits when it comes to Scuba Diving. we would love to hear from you about your crazy experiences of Scuba Diving and also, any recommendations, which we missed