“The best way to observe a fish is to become a fish.” – Jacques Yves Cousteau, World’s renowned Oceanographer
Exploring the marine life surrounding you on your dive, flooded your body with excitement, wonder, and awe. Seeing the sheer variety of fish, corals and critters are enough to put anyone in a good mood. Your muscles tend to work harder than they would as you move throughout the water during the course of a dive. Scuba diving not only works as a great stress reliever but also there are several health benefits involved in it like lowering Blood Pressure, Increase your fitness level, gaining strength, flexibility and many more other benefits.
Must you be wondering, Scuba diving in North East India? Sounds Fishy right? When there are a no oceans in the territories of North East India. Hold your breaths we will take you to the amazing scuba diving expedition in the adobe of clouds, Meghalaya. In Meghalaya, actually, scuba diving is not done in the ocean but in its calm rivers. The calm Umngot River in Dawki is perfect for scuba diving where amateur divers can go down to the depth to 10Mts and the certified drivers can drive deep.
Enjoy a scuba drive in the Umngot rivers with a professional training guide who will brief you about the physics of diving and the use of scuba equipment. When the brief is over on the 2 basic skills of diving that is conducted in a pool or a confined water space. The Minimum age limit for dive in Meghalaya is 10 years.
The scuba diving spot in Meghalaya is in Shnong Pdeng, Nestled along the banks of mighty Umngot River which just 10kms from Dawki, Shnong Pdeng is blessed with a topography that beckons nature lovers to enjoy swimming over the crystal clear river, tent a camp over there and enjoy adventure activities like angling, rock climbing, trekking along with a stress relief scuba diving or if you want to experience village life, several mesmerizing homestays are available there.
Come and calm yourself in the wonders of North East India.