Diving in India

Being such a large country (seventh largest by area), India is home to three distinct biogeographic regions. The top diving regions, the Andaman Island and the Eastern and Western Ghats, all fall into the tropical rainforest habitat category. India has over 8,000 kilometers (5,000 miles) of coastline and, depending on where on the coast you are, can offer all types of diving and marine life.

Travelinformation for India

Languages en, hi
Currency INR
Timezone UTC+05:30
Tipping Variable / Restaurant Staff / Tipping in India really only applies to high-end restaurants, which have only recently established the practice.  Otherwise, tip
Network Provider AirTel, BSNL, Reliance Telecom Private, TATA / Karnataka
Dial Code 91
Electricity 230 V / 50 Hz
Power Plug Type C, D, M
Wildlife in India
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Whales
Humpback Whale
Killer Whale / Orca
Dolphins
Common Dolphin
Bottlenose Dolphin
Spinner Dolphin
Sharks
Whitetip Reef Shark
Blacktip Reef Shark
Nurse Shark
Zebra Shark
Grey Reef Shark
Rays
Reef Manta
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Guitarfish
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Olive Ridley Sea Turtle
Reptiles
Banded Sea Krait
Seahorses
Pygmy Seahorse
Common Seahorse
Pipefish
Fishes
Moray Eel
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Lionfish
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Molluscs
Octopus
Crustaceans
Crayfish
Wildlife in India
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Whales
Humpback Whale
Killer Whale / Orca
Dolphins
Common Dolphin
Bottlenose Dolphin
Spinner Dolphin
Sharks
Whitetip Reef Shark
Blacktip Reef Shark
Nurse Shark
Zebra Shark
Grey Reef Shark
Rays
Reef Manta
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Guitarfish
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Olive Ridley Sea Turtle
Reptiles
Banded Sea Krait
Seahorses
Pygmy Seahorse
Common Seahorse
Pipefish
Fishes
Moray Eel
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Lionfish
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Molluscs
Octopus
Crustaceans
Crayfish

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