Cu Lao Cham, the pearl between the East Sea, paradise with wild beauty, beautiful beaches and especially the richest marine ecosystem in the country. But to explore that ocean floor, many of you are afraid of not even diving, so you miss the most precious treasure in Cham Island. Let’s get rid of that worry because now there’s “Sea Trek”, which helps you conquer the sea without any skill.
How Sea Trek is special?
Sea Trek Vietnam The only company to host Sea Trek Tour – Explore the seabed at Cu Lao Cham equipment imported from USA. With the Sea Trek tour in Cu Lao Cham. You will see beautiful coral and fish in the seabed of the World Biosphere Reserve. The modern, quality equipment system from the US helps you explore the seabed at a depth of 5m without any swimming skills, just wear a Sea Trek hat, walk and breathe. The seafloor travel is really simple, safe with a walkway with handrails and there is always a safe guide trained by the Sea Trek American standard according to visitors during the tour.
Journey of Sea Trek in Cu Lao Cham
Join the tour, you will be pick up from the hotel in Da Nang, Hoi An to Cua Dai tourist port to start the journey. You will board the speedboat and move to the attractions before taking a walk on the seabed.
First stop at Bai Lang to visit the ancient relics at Cu Lao Cham Island as well as learn about the culture and life of the local people. Such as: Museum, Cham Neck, Hai Tang Pagoda, Market Tan Hiep village. After the tour, you will come to the main section of the itinerary today, walking under the Sea. At Hon Nhon, you will board the boat to get involved with the equipment already prepared.
You will be given a sheet of paper to fill out information and health commitments in accordance with the regulations. After completing the information, the staff will collect this paper, check the information on your medical history and confirm whether you are eligible to participate in the tour. If all goes well, you will continue to learn the theory of how to use the device, how to be safe when participating in the activity.
Sea Trek staff will screen a short 5-minute instruction clip, which includes hand-to-hand symbols between participants and underwater supervisors. Notes when using the device, for example. You must stand upright. Because if you tilt or bend over, the water will overflow into the diving hat or ear balance technique with pressure under the sea.
At the end of the theory section is the practical part, you will be equipped with the necessary equipment by the staff and summarize the notes again. That’s it, you start clinging to the stairway and go to the sea. When coming down to the water, the hat becomes much lighter and feels very comfortable. You can breathe normally like on land but remember to straighten out the water.
When the feet just hit the bottom of the sea, you are at a depth of about 5.5m. But please stay calm because there is a railing on the bottom. You just stick to it and slowly proceed.
When you come to a place with lots of fish and corals. You will instruct to give you some samples of bread and guide you to feed the fish. Don’t be engrossed with fish swimming around in front of you. Also you have other things to watch, colorful coral reefs and shapes. A rich, colorful sea world appears in front of your eyes. Especially, when participating in Sea Trek tour. You can also use underwater camera (Sea Trek Vietnam will provide Gopro before joining tour) to save the unique journey under the sea with coral and Marine.
About 15-20 minutes later, the instructions will signal when it is time to “climb up” to enjoy lunch. You will move to Bai Chong to rest and have lunch here with extremely attractive seafood dishes. This time everyone is hungry so eating something feels better than usual. After lunch, you will be free to relax and play at Bai Chong. It’s one of the most beautiful beach in Cu Lao Cham. Now, you can go to the canoe to return to the mainland, then the car will take you to the hotel and end the journey today.
Above are some sharing about the walking tour at the bottom of Cu Lao Cham island. This is a new and interesting activity suitable for all that you should try once in a tours to Da Nang – Hoi An. Wish you have a great journey of discovery.
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