1) Netrani Island
Coastal Karnataka, as beautiful above as below the sea, with sweeping valleys and verdant forests, palm fringed backwaters and clear tropical waters. Netrani Island is not only home to the great diversity of fish life common to Goa and the Arabian Sea, it is also well known for regular sightings of Whales, Turtles, Napoleon Wrasse, Great Barracuda, Cobia, Stingrays and Stonefish.
Imagine Grand Central Station in rush hour! With secluded beaches, ancient cultures and exotic cuisine blended together with sparkling azure waters and an underwater wonderland, you have the perfect ingredients for a truly memorable holiday experience
Plenty to see underwater if you feel the urge to go scuba diving. Most of the diving in Goa is near Grand Island,where divers can check out a handful of decent coral gardens filled with a healthy marine life population.
The Portuguese lost plenty of ships during their colonial days, and these fascinating sites are very accessible to divers. A little closer to Goa is Pigeon Island, known for its good visibility, and the popular shallow dive sites between Vengurla and Malvan, about two hours from the city.
3) Andaman & Nicobar
The Andaman & Nicobar Islands bring to mind images of solitary beaches fringed above by thick rainforest and below by abundant coral reef, images of British penal colonies and Japanese invasions, meandering mangrove-lined backwaters and the whispers of indigenous tribes still living lives of old. Amazing destinations both underwater and above, these islands are fast becoming a port of call to travelers from all parts of the world.
In India, Lacadives offers divers of all skill levels some of more remote diving around the South Andaman Island. From our dive center at Chidiya Tapu , discover the reefs of Cinque and Passage Island and dive the famous shipwreck.
Diving centres here are geared to cater to beginners as well as offers CMAS and PADI courses by certified divers. They also offer underwater photography courses. Snorkeling is possible at specified locations.
Dive centers are attached to three resorts here.