Scuba-diving in Goa: unearth the underwater treasures
Goa has always attracted tourists from all over the world for its mesmerising beaches, silver sands and picturesque landscapes. Goa is also known for its water sports, especially scuba-diving, which takes you deep into the underwater treasures.
Scuba-diving in Goa is most thrilling as the waters are safe and there is no riptide currents. Once in Goa, you cannot help plunging into the depths of the calm waters. The great amazement that waits a diver deep in the sea are the wreckages of Spanish and Portuguese galleons and World War II ships.
You can also come across amazing marine life deep down, which is similar to the Maldives. The great reservoir of fish and corals is a splendid site below the waters; a memorable diving experience. You can come close to Barracuda, Sweet lips, Damsels, Stonefish, Snappers, Sweepers, Groupers, Tuna and Lionfish. Well, you can also see other marine life Cucumbers, Lobsters, Gobies, Blennies, Turtles and Cuttlefish. Scuba-diving in Goa also gives a colourful display of corals, which is worth seeing deep down.
The sea is calm and the water placid, which make scuba-diving an enchanting experience. The visibility below is around five to 12 metres.
Grande Island, Pigeon Island, Agatti Island, Dona Paula jetty, Suzy’s Wreck, Sail Rock, Davy Jones Lockers, Surge City, Tunnel, Bounty Bay and Uma Guma Reef are the best scuba-diving spots in Goa, which one cannot miss. The shallow sites in between Venugurla and Malyan are also best spots for scuba-diving in Goa.
You can avail the scuba-diving packages offered by the hotels, resorts and many other tour operators. If you haven’t ever done scuba-diving and still want to dive deep into the waters, nothing to worry. There are instructors and also even training classes where you can learn the basic of scuba-diving.
If you want to do something different and want real excitement, go for scuba-diving in Goa, which is a real fun deep down in the blue waters.