Experience Scuba - Let's Go Diving!
No swimming skills are required
Dive into the sea, and experience the thrill of Scuba Diving of India's East Coast! We have amazing areas of beautiful untouched natural coral reefs, packed with marine life. Experience this for yourself and get your own under the sea picture for your wall or photo album. For a few recent photos of the life under the Pondy waters, see our Facebook group Temple Adventures Facebook Group
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There is a great range of corals, lion fish, grouper, kingfish, moray eels, eagle and manta rays, parrot fish, sea snakes, triggerfish, butterflys, angels, bannerfish, crustaceans...... and if you're lucky, even sharks, whale sharks, turtles and dolphins!
Swimming skills are not required for our Discover Scuba Diving, or Experience Diving programs. Every person is cared for individually by an instructor or divemaster during the whole diving day and sea section.
Pondicherry Diving Seasons
We are open all year, as there is always fun to be had and great underwater experiences to enjoy! In saying that, the best months are from January - June and September - November. Try to plan your diving experiences for during our best seasonal times! Due to the demand in these peak seasons please BOOK asap to avoid disappointment.
Introductory Scuba Diving Programs
Groups of 3 or more will attract a discount of 5%.
Groups of 6 or more will attract a discount of 10%.
Groups of 9 or more will attract a discount of 15%.
|Discover Scuba (Pool only)|
Held in our small swimming pool, in water shallow enough to easily stand up in, a PADI Discover Scuba Course is meant for people who want to experience a little of what diving is like. The whole experience is less than two hours, and enables people to feel what it is like to breath underwater. A great starting point for people who are less experienced in water.
Experience Scuba Diving Courses
|All our experience and discover scuba days are run by our experienced PADI Instructors, aided by qualified assistants. Courses can be taught in English, Tamil and Hindi, French, German and Spanish. All prices include equipment rental, boat ride, snacks and underwater photos.|
|Discover SCUBA Diving|
1 day or 2 half days, 1 Theory session, 1 Swimming Pool training session, 1 Open Ocean/Sea Dive. The student will experience the undersea world on scuba equipment, and dive to a depth of 12m! Dive into the Bay of Bengal and your Indian Seas! Find some spectacular fish and swaying plants. Explore beautiful corals and fantastic marine life. Get some underwater photos of yourself, your family, and your friends scuba diving! A certificate of recognition is issued following completion of the course. NEW!! Get your own personal underwater scuba diving photos! For just 500 inr extra we will will take pictures of you in the sea and give them to you for your own use! (Group discounts: 3+ Pax = 5%; 6+ pax = 10%; 9+ Pax = 15%)
|Couples Private Scuba Diving Option|
This program is a custom Discover Scuba Diving Experience program, designed especially for couples. Whether you are celebrating a special event with your loved one or just looking for an experience to share that you will never forget, this is just for you. You and your partner will enjoy a private classroom and pool session in our discreet pool with one of our qualified instructors. Your instructor and Captain will then take you out to the sea on a private boat for your unforgettable scuba experience. Afterwards, enjoy a romantic cruise with a glass of chilled champagne and enjoy the sound of the water drifting by below. Buy your loved one something exciting and special this anniversary! Designed for 2 people, however we are able to adjust for 2 couples also (for an extra cost of 6800 inr per pax).
Hope to See you soon underwater for Once In A Lifetime Ocean and Sea Experience, and photos to prove it!