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Lose your heart to the ocean
05 Feb 2018

Lose your heart to the ocean

Sure you do sightseeing on a holiday, you witness architecture, culture, history and what not. But isn’t that what everyone else does? How about transforming your next holiday into an experience which you shall cherish for lifetime? Now you might ask how do we do that? We’ve got a superb idea!

Diving

noun

     1. the sport or activity of swimming or exploring under water.

     2. the sport or activity of diving into water from a diving board.

     3. an experience which shall take your breath away, literally.

On your next holiday, dive deep into the underwaters and discover the many secrets hidden by the ocean. Every second you spend, every breath you take will be etched and imbibed in your memory for years to come. If you’re an experienced diver, we need not convince you more. For those who have always wanted to but were a little scared or skeptical, we’ve got you an offer!

Take your first breath underwater on one of our Travel & Learn Holidays and we assure you, you shall never look back with regret, you shall only look forward to more and more of these adventures. Get introduced in the world of diving with a “Discover Scuba Diving Course” or get certified with an “Open Water Diver Course”.

Destinations like Sri Lanka, Thailand, Bali, Philippines and Andamans, offer a plethora of opportunities to learn diving. Head to any of these place for a weekend holiday or a week-long holiday and explore best of both the worlds (terrestrial and underwater).

One of the best destinations to kick off your diving career is Sri Lanka, our brethren nation. With nearly 1000 miles of coastline, Sri Lanka proves to be an excellent choice for diving adventures. From Whales to tiny nudibranchs, shipwrecks covered with corals and abundant schools of fish, the waters of Sri Lanka houses all! Plan your visit to Sri Lanka according to their monsoons, since diving depends heavily on that factor. You can visit Colombo, Hikkaduwa and Mirissa from October to May and Trincomalee from May to October.

Another spectacular destination to dive at is every Indian’s favorite destination, Bali. With 25% of the world’s species of fish, and 15% of its coral, this beautiful country is a must for any diver, novice or professional. Manta rays, Mola Mola (sunfish), schooling fish, an incredible wreck and colourful reefs are just what you can expect on a dive here. Bali being an all around the year destination, can be explored whenever. Although it is recommended to avoid the rainy season.

Kingdom of Thailand is your next best bet to acquire an unforgettable diving experience. Straddling two seas, the Gulf of Thailand merging into the South China Sea on one side and the Andaman on the other, Thailand ensures diving opportunities all year round. Swim your way through WWII wrecks, drop offs, holes, cave systems and a very diverse marine ecology.

Diving in Philippines is unlike any other and all the adjectives in the world would not do enough justice to describe how beautiful an experience it is. With 36,300 kms of coastline, 40,000 sq kms of coral reef supporting over 500 different types of coral and more than 2,400 types of fish, there is something for every diver in Philippines. Head to Boracay or Cebu for starters anytime between November to May and witness a wide array of life underwaters.

If all the above destinations seem too far fetched for you, head to Andaman and Nicobar Islands which boasts of vibrant coral reefs, huge schools of fish and pristine conditions or any other destinations in India like Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu, etc.

Pighle neelam sa behta hua ye sama

Neeli-Neeli si khamoshiyaan

Na kahin hai zameen, na kahin Aasmaan

Sarsarati hui tehniyaan, pattiyaan

Keh raheen hai ki bas ek tum ho yahaan

Sirf main hoon

Meri saansein hain aur meri dhadkanein

Aisi gehraiyaan, aisi tanhaiyaan

Aur main sirf main

Apne hone par mujhko yaqeen aa gaya

These lines by Farhan Akhtar in the movie Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, is exactly what you shall experience after your dive..


Kick start your diving adventures with one of our itineraries. Life under water, definitely looks better! You’ll know.