Here’s How Much It Will Cost You To Go Scuba Diving In the Andamans

by Shreya Ghosh
Here’s How Much It Will Cost You To Go Scuba Diving In the Andamans

Andaman and its islands are heaven on earth for every beach lover. The island mesmerises everyone with its scenic beauty and serenity. Andamans also attracts loads of travellers all the time for the adventures of scuba diving. Scuba diving in the Andamans is one of the only few places in the country to learn and explore water life. Read on to know more about the cost and every other detail of scuba diving in the Andamans.


The place is perfectly accessible with all kinds of tourism infrastructure. They have great diving schools with experts and instructors that will guide the divers throughout and train them to overcome all the hurdles. From the first strides to reaching underwater, the experts will efficiently hold your hand through all these.

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Cost Of Scuba Diving In the Andamans

Many people assume that Scuba Diving is an expensive adventure to experience. But this is where the Andamans’ diving schools prove it wrong. On average, the cost of scuba diving in the Andamans somewhere ranges between ₹2000 and ₹3500. The entire session continues for almost 45 minutes. Also, its price increases with the increase of timings. Mostly first-timers take these courses to get accustomed to the water and get a hang of it.

On the other hand, skilled divers indulge in this adventure for more duration. It is not possible to experience real water life in that short span of time. These people can take PADI and SSI-approved courses that cost from ₹6000 to ₹40,000. The cost actually depends on the time and the certification. Here are some kinds of options that you can choose:

  • Discover Scuba Dive- ₹4,500 and onwards
  • Open Water Certification- ₹27,000 and onwards
  • Advanced Certification- ₹24,000 and onwards

Also read: IRCTC Is Offering A 5-Day Beach Vacation In Andaman At Just ₹16,600 


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Best Places for Scuba Diving in Andamans

North Bay Island, Chidiyatapu, Lighthouse, Havelock, Neil islands, and Barracuda City are some of the most popular places for scuba diving in Andaman. This adventure is very much reliable on water currents, weather, water depth, and much more. These places have rich marine life, corals, and spectacular vision of the underwater paradise.

This is the only adventure that remains operational all around the year. Everyone should experience scuba diving at least once in a lifetime to witness the unusual paradise.

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