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Malvan Marine Sanctuary

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Malvan consist of historical site, beach and garden. Every age group can find some sort of... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2016
sgbtours
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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
simply amazing

The scuba dive was amazing with the instructors , the were briefing us so well we got to know all... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2016
nair v
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Hyderabad, India
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“sindhudurg fort”(14 reviews)
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

Malvan consist of historical site, beach and garden. Every age group can find some sort of attraction here.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank sgbtours
Reviewed 29 April 2016

The scuba dive was amazing with the instructors , the were briefing us so well we got to know all the best method to make the most of the trip , a must visit place if your in Malvan

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank nair v
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Scuba dives are done near Sindhudurg Fort, there are 3 different spots near the fort but spot named something like Kings Spot is the most popular. Dive usually lasts for 30 mins ( 10 mins of briefing & 20 mins of actual under water dive...More

Date of experience: April 2016
3  Thank sushantmankar
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Its one of the few places to do scuba diving . please note you will find two rates - one part of beach charges Rs 1000 , another Part Charges Rs 700 . Both have same equipment and same allotted timing. if you are travelling...More

Date of experience: March 2016
3  Thank pushkaraj2016
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

I had visited malvan only for the reason it is one of the spots for Scubadiving. Great beachs clear blue water and friendly people. Travelled from mumbai overnight and reached sindhudurg station by train at 9 am. Took an auto to malvan costing around 400...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Hitesh86
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Went Scuba diving near Sindhudurg Fort. Please be careful about selecting the operator. They charge less but then the experience is nowhere near professional. They do not give you a proper safety briefing as any good dive shop should. In fact they dont even give...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank r0nabir
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Did Scuba diving and other water sports like banana ride, jet skiing etc. Affordable rates. Scuba diving was a fun experience, they do not take you too much deep into the water due to increased pressure on your ears at depths. Max depth was 10-12...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Deepali R
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We did scuba diving, it was very thrilling experience. The water is not very clear but yes you can notice corals below & the wonderful & colorful fishes.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank mkantak
Reviewed 18 February 2016

very nice place to visit. loved it. scuba was very god. note.......... go for government registered scuba rather the private one.....................

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Rui K
Reviewed 8 February 2016

There are three spots near malvan fort for shallow scuba diving. here you will get to see cluster of fishes and rich corals... for deep diving you should visit dandi area and ekkacha dhonda point, in tarkarli also you will get to enjoy deep diving.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Aniket G
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Suhas K
23 March 2016|
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Response from Naturalist_Nomad | Reviewed this property |
The operators at the Malvan Jetty are not professionals in teaching. But if you are looking for a quick session, they can do the job. If you really want to get into certificate authenticity & have all the time at hand, you... More
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