ALIWAL SHOAL DIVE PACKAGE – SPECIAL JAN 2016
Accommodation 7 nights and 12 dives:
Includes all meals and 2 x baited dives.
From ZAR 16 000 per person sharing.
Dive Aliwal Shoal – enjoy this great deal in 2017: Aliwal Shoal and it’s adjacent reefs and wrecks offer the adventurous diver a huge diversity of dive sites in a single package. This is a great dive option for those who don’t like to move around too much on holiday. Settle in, kick-back and enjoy some of the best diving South Africa has to offer.
Aliwal Shoal Dive Package: Your dive package includes 12 dives! Dive sites include the Aliwal Shoal sites, the Produce and Nebo wrecks, Alan’s Cave (if Deep 40 qualified) and the Southern Reefs , Landers, Fern, Cowrie etc. This dive package also includes two baited dives, where you can enjoy diving at close quarters with numerous oceanic blacktip sharks (C. limbatus), with as many as 50 sharks around the “bait-ball”, there is constant action, while the presence of a tiger shark is always the highlight of the dive!
All dives include tanks and weights. Additional dive equipment can be hired from the dive centre at a daily rate. Divers meet for the first launch at 07h00 for 08h00 launch on weekdays. Dive sites and launch times will be confirmed at the dive centre the day before. Divers need to present a dive certification card (preferably Advanced) and logbook to dive Aliwal Shoal. Further dive training and Nitrox courses available on request.
Launches are through the surf on RIB’s (rigid inflatable boats) or “Ducks”. The launch from Umkomaas is one of the most challenging surf launches in South Africa and are conducted by some of the best and most experienced skippers in the country.
Accommodation and meals: Your accommodation will be at one of the best dive lodges in Umkomaas. Set in lush sub-tropical gardens, safe and secure, everything you need is on site: Dive Centre, Swimming pool, Bar and Braai (Barbeque) area free Wi-fi.
The dive lodge restaurant will cater for all your meals while you put all you effort into relaxing after your dives. A light breakfast before diving, lunch after dives and dinner are included in your package.
The Dive Center and boats are geared for both technical divers (re-breather and twins) and open circuit divers, while the dive team and crew will ensure all of your diving requirements are catered for.
Transfers and transportation:
Transfers to a from Durban Airport are included. Car Hire (not inc.) can be arranged as per your requirements should you wish to explore the area.
Prices Exclude: Personal expenses, drinks, additional equipment hire , insurance and anything else we haven’t mentioned.
Prices Include: MPA diving permit, all meals as stated, airport transfers, all dives as stated (tanks and weights only)
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