Scuba Diving In Tarkarli

Scuba Diving In Tarkarli

Goa, Goa, India
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Scuba Diving In Tarkarli Overview

About Tarkarli Scuba Diving:
Tarkarli is one of the most popular scuba diving spots in India. Located along the Konkan coast in Maharashtra, Tarkarli is known for its clear waters, coral reefs, and colorful marine life. The region is also known for its pristine beaches and tranquil atmosphere. For divers, Tarkarli offers up some of the most spectacular underwater experiences to be had in the Indian Ocean.

The most popular dive sites in and around Tarkarli include the Tarkarli Marine Sanctuary, the Devbag Island, and the Pathan Point. All three sites offer incredible underwater visibility and a range of marine life that can be seen up close. Divers can explore colorful coral reefs, explore shipwrecks, and observe various species of fish, such as pufferfish, stonefish, and red snappers.

Diving in Tarkarli is suitable for all levels of experience, from beginner to advanced. The dive sites offer relatively shallow depths, typically ranging from 10-20 meters, making them ideal for learning and exploring. Experienced divers can still find plenty to explore, however, as the area is home to a variety of deep-water creatures, such as manta rays and sharks.

The best time to visit Tarkarli for scuba diving is between October and May when the seas are comparatively calmer. During this time, divers can enjoy perfect visibility and water temperatures ranging from a comfortable 20-25°C.
Overall, Tarkarli is an ideal destination for scuba divers of all levels. From beginner courses to more advanced dives, the area offers up a wealth of underwater adventure. 

About the Activity:
Tarkarli is one of the most popular destinations for scuba diving in India. Located in the state of Maharashtra, it is known for its crystal clear waters and abundance of marine life. It provides the perfect opportunity for novice and experienced divers alike to explore its vibrant underwater world.

Scuba diving in Tarkarli is an unforgettable experience. It is a great way to experience the beauty and diversity of marine life up close. The area is home to a variety of colorful fish, coral reefs, sea turtles, and other fascinating creatures. Experienced divers can explore the depths of the Indian Ocean, experiencing the thrill of discovering sunken wrecks and rare species.

The waters are also teeming with a variety of sharks, such as hammerhead sharks, great white sharks, and reef sharks. The presence of these majestic creatures is just part of the appeal of this dive site.

The visibility in the waters of Tarkarli is excellent, allowing divers to observe the intricate details of the area’s sea life. The water is also warm and inviting, making it a great place to spend the day scuba diving.

At Tarkarli, you will find a range of professional operators offering scuba diving trips, with experienced guides to help you maximize your experience. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced diver, you’re sure to find the perfect trip for your needs.

Scuba diving in Tarkarli is an amazing way to explore and discover the beauty of the ocean. With its stunning marine life, excellent visibility, and warm waters, it is an unforgettable experience.

How to Reach?
Tarkarli is a popular scuba diving destination located in the Konkan region of Maharashtra. It is one of the few places in India where you can find scuba diving opportunities in crystal clear waters of the Arabian Sea. The best time to visit Tarkarli for scuba diving is between October and April when the temperatures are cooler and the visibility is excellent.

Reaching Tarkarli is easy and convenient. The nearest airport is Goa International Airport which is located about 150 km away. From the airport, you can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach Tarkarli. There are also regular buses from Mumbai and Pune that take approximately 9-10 hours to reach Tarkarli.

Once you reach Tarkarli, you need to find a good diving center. There are many dive centers in and around Tarkarli that offer a wide range of scuba diving packages. These packages include required equipment, briefing sessions, and experienced instructors who can guide you through the dive. Once you are ready, you can explore the beautiful underwater world of Tarkarli. There are many colorful fishes, coral reefs, and other marine life to be seen in crystal clear waters.

So, if you are looking for a great scuba diving experience, then head to Tarkarli!

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Scuba Diving In Tarkarli Reviews


Rahul Borhade

Good experience

Very good experience and a lot of enjoyment.



Great experience for beginners

Very great experience, scuba diving is best place for beginners. Scuba diving is easy to access and overall very great experience and price also very best.


Sekhar Sengaonkar

Very great experience for Scuba Diving

The experience was very good for Scuba Diving and the people was well mannered and very polite. Will recommend to my friends.


Chetan bhogate

Very good experience for first time under water

Thanks a lot to local partners to help me to get the my first time underwater experience, Loved it. I also recommend it to my friends. Overall very good experience for scuba diving


Rahat ali

Very best in price

Price is one of the important factor for me while going on trip but atlast I had a great experience for the same. Compared as activities price was very best for everyone. The service was very satisfactory for me.


Suraj ramnath

Very best in price and awsome memories

The beautiful Tarkarli is a very good beachside for all indians and outsiders also. Very amazed by underwater creatures with the scuba diving experience. Also you'll go through an extra cost for Dolphin safari and Island safari. Nearby you've to visit Nivani fort for extra awesome experience and best memories.


Pappu jams

Satisfy prices

Amazing experience, guide was very helpful and friendly. At reasonable price Scuba diving and Water sports.


Mahak soni

Awesome experience

Very awesome experience at Scuba diving, Truly mesmerizing journey. A lot of memories with great experience.


Vaseem akaram

Very helpful guide

Very mannered and helpful people and guide was also helpful and knowledgeble. Will recommend it to my friends


Aaditya Bhujbal

Very great experience

It was awesome ...love to do again n again Recommend to do here instead of MALVAN Good arrangements and guides. Great experience. Definitely worth trying

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Scuba Diving In Tarkarli FAQs

what type of gear and equipment is necessary?

It is important to note that scuba diving in Tarkarli requires the same level of scuba equipment as any other dive location. This includes a scuba tank and regulator, a buoyancy compensator, a weight belt, and a mask and snorkel. In addition to this, it is also important to have a dive computer, a dive slate, and a dive light. It is also important to note that Tarkarli is best suited for advanced divers, as some of the dives can be quite challenging.

what type of marine life can be seen while diving in Tarkarli?

The aquatic life in Tarkarli is incredibly diverse and includes everything from coral reefs and anemones to a variety of tropical fish. In addition to this, a variety of mollusks, crustaceans, and echinoderms can also be seen in the waters.

Is Visibility Low At Tarkarli?

It is also important to note that visibility can be quite low in Tarkarli, so it is important to be aware of this before you embark on your dive. It is important to note that the visibility can vary greatly depending on the time of day and the weather conditions. It is always a good idea to check with local dive operators for the most up-to-date information about the visibility levels in Tarkarli.

How is The Weather in Tarkarli?

Finally, it is important to note that the weather in Tarkarli can be quite unpredictable and can change quite quickly. For this reason, it is important to be prepared for anything and to always plan

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  • Any cancellation made 60 days prior to the date of departure, would levy 20% of the total tour cost as cancellation charges.
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  • Any refund applicable will be processed within 7 business days.
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  1. Check dive conditions before heading out.
  2. Use properly maintained equipment.
  3. Respect the marine environment.
  4. Stay hydrated and follow dive intervals.
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