Scuba diving is another very popular water sport on this island. With is pristine clear blue waters and coral reefs, scuba diving in Lakshadweep is an extraordinary experience. The Bangaram Island is a renowned spot for scuba diving and is comparable to the Great Barrier Reef and the Maldives.It is an amazing experience and the coral reefs and marine life in these waters are a sight to see! There are beginners courses as well as advanced courses available for those interested and the best time to go scuba diving is between the months of November and March when the waters are as clear as can be.
Facilities for scuba diving are provided in most of the island in Lakshadweep. The crystal blue waters of the lagoons entices the tourists to participate in the adventurous water sport that reveals the live coral reefs and the different species of the multi-hued fishes that abound in the region in plenty.
The Kadmat Island Resort has the Lacadives diving school which provides instructions to the beginners in the sport of scuba diving. The instructors are trained and masters of the sport. The course provided continues for eight days providing instructions in day and night dives into the Arabian Sea. The institute allows 2 dives in the island of Bangaram and 3 day dives in the island of Kadamat. The gears required for the sport are provided by the institute itself. The tourists participating in the sport are required to have prior knowledge in swimming.