There is no adventure than diving. Whether you are beginer, or whether you were been diving for so many years. Scuba diving is a major attraction in the island of Andaman. One can see fascinating marine life, amazing corals and remains of sunken ships. One can explore the wonders of scuba diving and can get the rare experience mixed with adventure and enjoyment.
Some of the major spots where one can enjoy scuba diving in Andaman include Neil Island, Anglis Island, Havelock Island and Wandoor. Havelock Island, which is approximately 54 km away from Port Blair, where one can get certification courses in scuba diving. The divings are conducted by professionals and experienced instructors with latest & well known diving equipments being used. There is always something new, fascinating or challenging about venturing into the underwater world. Your mind may be mesmerized by clouds of colourfull fish, your curiosity raised by the mysterious remains of sunken ships. Diving offers something new for everyone.
Diving in Andamans is a unique lifetime experience. The coastal water surrounding theses islands is the abode of one of the richest coral reef ecosystem is the world. The specialty is that, here the coral reefs and underwater formations are undamaged by human activity. The best season for diving is from December to April. Many of the islands are surrounded by fringing reefs, often several hundred meters wide and separated from the shore by a lagoon of similar width. There are also more steeply undulating hills of raven volcanic lava, which makes for some unusual diving. There are plenty of steeply sloping and shallow reefs suitable for snorkeling.Large pelagics are plentiful in these waters, as are a variety of sharks. Large schools of hammerhead often patrol the waters away from the reefs and Grey, Whitetip, Nurse and leopard sharks are found closer inshore. Silvertip and Ocean Whitetips also sometimes appear out of the deep blue beyond. Enormous manta Rays are also often seen.