The abundance of fish found in the waters around Gili Trawangan will not disappoint any diver. Indonesia is home to more than 3,000 species of marine life and on the Gili Islands you will surely witness a great number of these species. With all the different sites to choose from, your Advanced Adventurer Course is guaranteed to be easy and fun. Together with your instructor you will choose 5 special dives to make out your course, and in this particular place you'll be able to choose from the full range. knock yourself out.
Some of the greatest fish seen during diving and snorkeling are white tip reef sharks, turtles, cuttle fish, moray eels, and leaf scorpion fish. Huge schools of fish move around the dive sites. For the diver more interested in coral, great rock formations at the deeper sights offer world class coral, some of the best in the world. There are sites here suitable for all levels of divers and a lot of dive sites to choose from. The distance between the dive center and all the dive sites is very short. You will have plenty of time to relax on land between all dives.
Above water Gili Trawangan is a backpacker mecca. The island is very relaxed and laid-back, with countless little beachside cafes playing reggae and serving up banana pancakes, but also at the other end of the scale, elaborate seafood buffets, fresh salads and very good western and Asian food. Best of all, there are no cars or motorbikes to disturb the peace. The white sand beaches are without
a doubt better than anywhere on Bali or Lombok. There is a strong environmental focus on the reefs after they have been damaged in the past. While once people came to dive, snorkel and party, a more up-market tourist is showing up now and while it is still all about the beach, there are many more options to wine and dine or hang out and meet new friends.
The PADI Advanced Open Water course will get you even more comfortable
in the water by simply completing five adventure dives under the
supervision of a PADI Instructor. If you're looking to build your
confidence and gain more experience, this is the natural next step on
the ladder. The course is designed so you can go straight into it after
the Open Water Diver course. The course builds on what you've already
learned and develops new capabilities by introducing you to new
activities in diving.
The PADI Advanced Open Water Course is performance based. That means
you have to understand and pass the theory and perform the in-water
skills correctly and with ease. Therefore, the itinerary can vary
slightly from course to course. The course will take 2 to 3 days
depending on the students enrolled. 5 dives will be spread out on the
available days. No more than 3 training dives will be conducted each
Please allow a minimum of 24 hours, after your last dive, before flying.
(some countries will allow you to fly after 18 hours on land).
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