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Scuba Diving Ponta Do Ouro

Shark and Reef Diving Mozambique

Ponta Do Ouro is situated in southern Mozambique and is rated as one of the top shark diving site in the world.

The main species of shark include Tiger Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks, Bull Sharks, Silvertip Sharks, Blacktip Sharks, Whale Sharks, Spinner Sharks, Grey Reef Sharks, Ragged Tooth Sharks, Leopard Sharks and more.

The reefs of Ponta Do Ouro offer a huge diversity of other marine-life which ranges from Dolphin, Paperfish, Frogfish and Spanish Dancers to Honeycomb Eels, huge Round Ribbontail Rays, many species of Turtle and a huge amount of reef fish, pelagic fish and much more.

Shark dives take place on the Pinnacles and the deep blue water means we also have some other awesome sightings which can include Humpback Whales, Marlin, Sailfish, Manta Ray, Eagle Ray, Devil Ray, many species of pelagic game fish and much more.

 

Package Overview

Ponta Do Ouro, Mozambique
12-days / 11-nights / 20-dives
Starts : Maputo Airport, South Africa.
Ends : Maputo Airport, South Africa.

 

Tiger Shark Geometric Eels Hammerhead Shark Potato Bass

Itinerary Summary

Day 1 : Arrive Maputo Airport -- Transfer and Overnight Ponta Do Ouro.

Day 2 : 2 x Shark Dives Ponta Do Ouro -- Overnight Ponta Do Ouro.

Day 3 : 2 x Shark Dives Ponta Do Ouro -- Overnight Ponta Do Ouro.

Day 4 : 2 x Shark Dives Ponta Do Ouro -- Overnight Ponta Do Ouro.

Day 5 : 2 x Shark Dives Ponta Do Ouro -- Overnight Ponta Do Ouro.

Day 6 : 2 x Shark Dives Ponta Do Ouro -- Overnight Ponta Do Ouro.

Day 7 : 2 x Shark Dives Ponta Do Ouro -- Overnight Ponta Do Ouro.

Day 8 : 2 x Scuba Dives Ponta Do Ouro -- Overnight Ponta Do Ouro.

Day 9 : 2 x Scuba Dives Ponta Do Ouro -- Overnight Ponta Do Ouro.

Day 10 : 2 x Scuba Dives Ponta Do Ouro -- Overnight Ponta Do Ouro.

Day 11 : 2 x Scuba Dives Ponta Do Ouro -- Overnight Ponta Do Ouro.

Day 12 : Transfer to Maputo International Airport.

* Package includes 20 x scuba dives [12 x shark dives, 8 x reef dives].
* Order of dives [Shark / Reef] may change due to weather or local conditions.
* Extra diving is available should conditions allow and can be arranged when you are here.


Flight Requirements

Arrive : Maputo Airport at anytime
Depart : Maputo Airport at anytime

When you arrive at Maputo Airport you will be met and transferred to Ponta Do Ouro.

Please do not book flights until you have confirmed availability and we are holding your space/s.


About the Accommodation

Your accommodation is situated in Ponta Do Ouro and has an amazing deck over-looking the Indian Ocean.

The dive centre is just a few minutes walk from the lodge. All rooms have en-suite facilities and rooms are serviced daily.

The lodge offers free Wi-Fi Internet Access and has an amazing swimming pool area.

Just wake-up, roll out of bed and go shark diving - awesome!

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About the Diving

The scuba diving in Ponta Do Ouro offers a huge variety of marine-life.

The reefs of Ponta Do Ouro offer a huge diversity of marine-life which ranges from Sharks, Dolphin, Paperfish, Frogfish and Spanish Dancers to Honeycomb Eels, huge Round Ribbontail Rays, many species of Turtle and a huge amount of reef fish, pelagic fish and much more.

The shark species of Ponta Do Ouro include Tiger Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks, Bull Sharks, Silvertip Sharks, Blacktip Sharks, Whale Sharks, Spinner Sharks, Dusky Sharks, Java Sharks, Grey Reef Sharks, Ragged Tooth Sharks, Great Hammerhead Sharks, Whitetip Reef Sharks, Leopard Sharks, Nurse Sharks, Guitar Sharks and even Great White Sharks.

The annual Humpback Whale migration passes the coast of Ponta Do Ouro each year between June and November.

Enjoy the sights of the breaching whales from the lodge as well as from the boats.

Water temperature ranges between 24C and 27C during our summer [September to May] and to 21C and 24C in our winter [June to August].

Leopard Shark Devil Ray Whale Shark Spanish Dancer

Typical Day

After breakfast head for the dive centre to kit-up and prepare for the days shark diving.

Each day you will experience two dives on the reefs of Ponta Do Ouro.

The day of diving starts with a surf launch from the beach of Ponta Do Ouro.

After the scuba diving return to the dive centre where there are hot showers and a secure wet-room to store your gear.

Spend the afternoon relaxing around the pool, walking on the beach or visit a local attraction.

In the evening enjoy dinner at the lodge at one of the local restaurants.

Turtle Round Ribbontail Ray Silvertip Shark Humpback Whale

2023 Package Costs

Diver [sharing] : £1515 / €1740

Diver [single room] : £1600 / €1835

Non-Diver [sharing] : £680 / €780

The Non-Diver package does not include going out on the boat.

 

What's Included

Airport Transfers, 11-nights Accommodation [incl. Breakfast], 20 x scuba dives [12 x shark dives, 8 x reef dives], cylinders, air-fills, weight belts and diver permits.

 

What's Not Included

Flights, visas, dive gear [can be hired], lunches, dinners and drinks.


Scuba Diving Ponta Do Ouro

2023 Dates and Availability

Booking information is available below the dates.

Before booking flights please CONFIRM availability for the dates that you require.

2023 Dates and Availability

Dates are flexible.

If dates that you require are not available please contact us with your requirements and we will try to accommodate your request.


January 2023

14-Jan-2023 to 25-Jan-2023
21-Jan-2023 to 01-Feb-2023
28-Jan-2023 to 08-Feb-2023

February 2023

04-Feb-2023 to 15-Feb-2023
11-Feb-2023 to 22-Feb-2023
18-Feb-2023 to 01-Mar-2023
25-Feb-2023 to 08-Mar-2023

March 2023

04-Mar-2023 to 15-Mar-2023
11-Mar-2023 to 22-Mar-2023
18-Mar-2023 to 29-Mar-2023

April 2023

15-Apr-2023 to 26-Apr-2023


May 2023 to August 2023

No packages due to low season

2023 Dates and Availability

Dates are flexible.

If dates that you require are not available please contact us with your requirements and we will try to accommodate your request.


September 2023

09-Sep-2023 to 20-Sep-2023
16-Sep-2023 to 27-Sep-2023
23-Sep-2023 to 04-Oct-2023
30-Sep-2023 to 11-Oct-2023

October 2023

07-Oct-2023 to 18-Oct-2023
14-Oct-2023 to 25-Oct-2023
21-Oct-2023 to 01-Nov-2023
28-Oct-2023 to 08-Nov-2023

November 2023

04-Nov-2023 to 15-Nov-2023
11-Nov-2023 to 22-Nov-2023
18-Nov-2023 to 29-Nov-2023
25-Nov-2023 to 06-Dec-2023

December 2023

02-Dec-2023 to 13-Dec-2023
09-Dec-2023 to 20-Dec-2023

How to Book your Package?

Please CONFIRM availability BEFORE booking your flights.

If dates that you require are not available please contact us with your requirements and we will try to accommodate your request.

 

To Confirm Availability and Book your Package send an email with the following information
Send your email to info@scubaaddicts.com

 

TIP : Copy and Paste the following information.

 

1. Package : SharkWEEK and Reef Diving Mozambique

2. Required Dates : [select from availability]

3. Number of Divers :

4. Number of Non-Divers :

5. No. of Single Rooms [1 x Double Bed] :

6. No. of Twin Rooms [2 x Single Beds] :

7. No. of Double Rooms [1 x Double Bed] :

8. Any Additional Comments :

 

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