Most of the beaches in Seychelles have crystal clear water, experience moderate temperatures (about 28° C) all throughout the year and have maximum visibility (30m on an average) making the conditions ideal for diving. The reefs that encircle the islands are a plethora of fish and underwater life. This along with the different varieties of coral that grow in these waters will give you a diving experience that will stay with you forever. There are schools on Mahe, Praslin, La Digue and Desroches that cater to first timers as well as advanced divers.
There are also chartered operators who will take you to the best dive spots although the entire area off coast is a diving Valhala.Desroches is the ultimate destination for divers. Experienced divers may know about the Desroches drop. The place where the topaz blue waters meet the deep blue Indian Ocean, there is a sheer drop off followed by 14 different sites of secret passages, caves and stunning reef walls.
Location: Desroches, Mahe,Praslin, La Digue
Approximate Cost: 4320 INR per dive.
Why you should do it: With the magical underwater world in Seychelles you would want to explore more.
For: People above 12 years of age
Difficulty Level: Moderate
Tips: Diving needs some professional schools and you can visit one of the schools here to get a beginners training and start diving but you need to be strict with the rules.