Tour Description

Ocenwalker

Oceanwalker Vanuatu brings you this exciting and innovative tourism experience, allowing you to explore the underwater world of tropical fish and coral reefs up close, with-out even getting your head wet. The Helmet Dive is the next step after snorkelling and is a fun way to discover what lies beneath.

Your adventure in paradise starts with a short walk down a ramp into the water where the purpose built helmet is lowered on to your shoulders and in no time at all your underwater experience begins spending up to 20 minutes walking on the sea floor to a maximum depth of 4 meters. 

How Oceanwalker Works:

The MK11 Observation Helmet was designed by Oceanwalker International in Australia. It is an Underwater Observation Helmet air fed from the surface from either a compressor or compressed air tanks. The air delivery is controlled by a panel operated from the surface. The Oceanwalker Helmet has 360 degrees of non distorted vision and rather than swimming underwater the participant walks along the sea floor. The System works with two trained PADI Divers in the water and six Participant Helmets. The Helmets are air fed from the rear of the unit, and due to the patented design of the system the Helmet does not “fog up” whilst in use.

Edge Adventures – Oceanwalker Vanuatu

Cost

Oceanwalk:

A$72.00 per person

Tour Times and Days of Operation

Tour Duration:                

Approx. 2 hrs from pickup to drop off at Resort

Approx. 15 – 20 minutes ocean walking.

Days of Operation:   

Tuesday   Thursday   Saturday    Sunday

Tour Times:   

9:00am    11:00am    2:00pm

Tour Inclusions and Additional Details:

Inclusions:

  • Transfers to and from Resort

What to Bring:

  • Clothes that you will complete the underwater walk in (there is no change room on the dive platform)
  • Towel
  • Reef walkers if you have them
  • An underwater camera if you have one.

Additional Info:

  • You are picked up from your Resort at or within 15 minutes of the start time of your tour (9:00am – 11:00am – 2:00pm) and taken to our transfer boat which will take you out to our dive platform.
  • Here you will be briefed and then walk down the ramp and the helmet is lowered onto your head and then you will spend 15 to 20 minutes underwater exploring with two trained divers assisting you.
  • After the underwater walk you walk back up the ramp and then helmet is removed and you are back on the dive platform.
  • You are then taken back to the resort the way you came.

Tour Location:

The Oceanwalking Tour boat leaves from adjacent to the Nambawan Cafe at the Sea Wall and the walk takes place around behind Iririki Island at our specially set up location in approximately 3 to 4 metres of water. The Tour commences at pick up from your Resort or Hotel.

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