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Shark Diving South Africa and Mozambique

Our 10-day / 9-night Shark Diving South Africa and Mozambique includes shark diving at the Aliwal Shoal in South Africa and Ponta Do Ouro in Mozambique which are rated as some of the best shark dives in the world offering many shark species including Tiger Sharks, Bull Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks and much more. Join ScubaAddicts for the best shark diving South Africa and Mozambique offer.
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Package No.1

South Africa & Mozambique

10-days / 9-nights / 14-dives

Aliwal Shoal South Africa / Ponta do Ouro Mozambique
Package Available : Year-Round

During our 10-days / 9-nights / 14-dives shark diving package, you will scuba dive with sharks on the reefs of the Aliwal Shoal in South Africa and Ponta do Ouro, Ponta Malongane & Ponta Mamoli in Mozambique. The main aim is to dive with the many species of shark found at the Aliwal Shoal in South Africa & and Ponta do Ouro in Mozambique including Tiger Sharks, Bull Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks, Ragged Tooth Sharks, Silvertip Sharks, Grey Reef Sharks, Dusky Sharks, Java Sharks, Whitetip Reef Sharks and on occasion other shark species.

We also have a huge diversity of other marine-life including Whales, Dolphin, Turtles, Mantas, Devil Rays, Eagle Rays, Moray Eels, Game Fish, many species of reef fish & much more. Join us and experience awesome scuba diving at the Aliwal Shoal in South Africa and Ponta do Ouro in Mozambique.

 

Scuba Diving with Ragged Tooth Sharks Scuba Diving with Hammerhead Sharks Scuba Diving with Blacktip Sharks Scuba Diving with Silvertip Sharks Scuba Diving with Round Ribbontail Rays Scuba Diving with Tiger Sharks

Itinerary Summary

Day 1 : Arrive Durban Airport -- Transfer & Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, South Africa.

Day 2 : 2 x Shark Dives Aliwal Shoal South Africa -- Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, South Africa.

Day 3 : 1 x Shark Dive & 1 x baited Shark Dive Aliwal Shoal South Africa -- Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, South Africa.

Day 4 : 1 x Shark Dive & 1 x baited Shark Dive Aliwal Shoal South Africa -- Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, South Africa.

Day 5 : Transfer to Mozambique -- 4x4 Transfer to Ponta Do Ouro -- Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, Mozambique.

Day 6 : 2 x Shark Dives Ponta Do Ouro Mozambique -- Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, Mozambique.

Day 7 : 2 x Shark Dives Ponta Do Ouro Mozambique -- Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, Mozambique.

Day 8 : 2 x Shark Dives Ponta Do Ouro Mozambique -- Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, Mozambique.

Day 9 : 2 x Shark Dives Ponta Do Ouro Mozambique -- Transfer to & Overnight St. Lucia, South Africa.

Day 10 : Transfer to Durban International Airport.

* Extra diving is available should conditions allow and can be arranged when you are here.

2018 Package Costs

Diver [sharing] : R20,800.00 [approx : €1,413 / £1,235 / $1,641]

Diver [single room] : R23,400.00 [approx : €1,589 / £1,389 / $1,846]

Non-Diver [sharing] : R13,400.00 [approx : €910 / £795 / $1,057]

 

2019 Package Costs

Diver [sharing] : R22,800.00 [approx : €1,548 / £1,353 / $1,799]

Diver [single room] : R25,400.00 [approx : €1,725 / £1,508 / $2,004]

Non-Diver [sharing] : R14,400.00 [approx : €978 / £855 / $1,136]

 

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

Exchange Rates are based on R14.72 [Rand] to €1 [Euro] and R16.84 [Rand] to £1 [GBP] and R12.67 [Rand] to $1 [USD] as at 21/05/2018

Exchange Rates do vary - latest exchange rates www.xe.com

What's Included

Airport Transfers

Transfers between South Africa & Mozambique

ALL Local Transfers

4 x nights Accommodation Aliwal Shoal South Africa

4 x nights Accommodation Ponta Do Ouro Mozambique

1 x night Accommodation St Lucia South Africa

Daily Breakfast

6 x scuba dives Aliwal Shoal South Africa

8 x scuba dives Ponta Do Ouro Mozambique

Cylinders & Air-fills

Weight Belts & Weights

Diver Permits

 

What's Not Included

Flights & Taxes

Passports & Visas

Personal Insurance

Dive Gear [can be hired]

Lunches

Dinners

Drinks

Dates, Availability & Booking Information

To check dates and availability please select the YEAR that you require to join us.

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

We do try to keep the availability up-to-date but sometimes due to logistics we are not able to keep the availability current.

Package No.1

Detailed Itinerary

 

Day 1 : Arrive Durban International Airport -- Transfer to & Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort in South Africa.

When you arrive at Durban International Airport [KSIA / DUR] [or other pick-up points as required], we will meet you and transfer you to ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre which is situated in the diving town of Umkomaas about 80km from Durban International Airport and about 50kms south of Durban. Flights can arrive anytime between 12-noon and 18:30 [6:30PM].

When you arrive at ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, you will be checked into your room, spend the day relaxing on the beach or around the pool and get to meet the team. In the late afternoon we will give you a briefing about the shark diving at the Aliwal Shoal.

In the evening enjoy dinner at the lodge or at one of the local restaurants [we will provide transport].

Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, Aliwal Shoal, South Africa.

Accommodation in Umkomaas at the Aliwal Shoal Accommodation in Umkomaas at the Aliwal Shoal Accommodation in Umkomaas at the Aliwal Shoal Accommodation in Umkomaas at the Aliwal Shoal
Day 2 : 2 x shark dives -- Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, South Africa.

After breakfast we meet at the dive centre to kit-up and prepare for the days scuba diving which starts with a launch from either the Umkomaas River or Umkomaas Beach depending on the tide and conditions.

The scuba diving today will take place on the Aliwal Shoal with the main aim being to dive with the sharks of the Aliwal Shoal including Tiger Sharks, Ragged Tooth Sharks, Blacktip Sharks, Bull Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks, Guitar Sharks & Whitetip Reef Sharks. The Aliwal Shoal is home to a huge variety of marine life including Sharks, Whales, Whale Sharks, Dolphin, Turtles, Manta Rays, Devil Rays, Eagle Rays, Ribbontail Rays, Moray Eels, Game Fish, many species of reef fish & much more. There are two wrecks that we can scuba dive, the MV Produce [1974] & the Nebo [1884].

After the scuba diving we return to the dive centre where there are hot showers and a wet-room to store your gear, ready for the next days shark diving. In the afternoon enjoy lunch at the lodge. If the conditions allow we offer extra scuba diving otherwise relax at the lodge, on the beach or visit a local attraction.

In the evening enjoy dinner at the lodge, we have many B.B.Q. [known locally as a braai] nights or have dinner at one of the local restaurants, we will provide transport. Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, South Africa.

Scuba Diving with Ragged Tooth Sharks Scuba Diving with Round Ribbontail Rays Scuba Diving with Ragged Tooth Sharks Scuba Diving with Guitar Sharks
Day 3 : 1 x shark dive & 1 x baited shark dive -- Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, South Africa.

After breakfast we meet at the dive centre to kit-up and prepare for the days scuba diving which starts with a launch from either the Umkomaas River or Umkomaas Beach depending on the tide and conditions.

The first scuba dive today is on the Aliwal Shoal with the many species of shark including Tiger Sharks, Ragged Tooth Sharks, Blacktip Sharks, Bull Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks, Guitar Sharks & Whitetip Reef Sharks. The second scuba dive will be a baited shark dive. Our baited shark dives take place on the southern end of the Aliwal Shoal. Whilst the main focus is on scuba diving with Tiger Sharks, we also often get other species of shark joining us on the dives including Blacktip Sharks, Dusky Sharks, Bull Sharks and sometimes other species.

Before the baited shark dive we will give a full briefing to help you to understand the sharks behaviour and how we behave in return. Tiger Sharks are very shy, they are also very inquisitive and intelligent animals which is why they are one of the ocean's apex predators and deserve the highest respect. We create an odour corridor to attract the Tiger Sharks.

After the shark diving we return to the dive lodge where there are hot showers and a secure wet-room to store your gear, ready for the next days shark diving. In the afternoons if the conditions allow we offer extra scuba diving or relax at the lodge, walk on the beach or visit local attractions.

In the evening enjoy dinner at the lodge, we have many B.B.Q. [known locally as a braai] nights or have dinner at one of the local restaurants, we will provide transport. Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, South Africa.

Scuba Diving with Tiger Sharks Scuba Diving with Bull Sharks Scuba Diving with Blacktip Sharks Scuba Diving with Tiger Sharks
Day 4 : 1 x shark & 1 x baited shark dive -- Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, South Africa.

After breakfast we meet at the dive centre to kit-up and prepare for the days scuba diving which starts with a launch from either the Umkomaas River or Umkomaas Beach depending on the tide and conditions.

The first scuba dive today is on the Aliwal Shoal with the many species of shark including Tiger Sharks, Ragged Tooth Sharks, Blacktip Sharks, Bull Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks, Guitar Sharks & Whitetip Reef Sharks. The second scuba dive will be a baited shark dive. Our baited shark dives take place on the southern end of the Aliwal Shoal. Whilst the main focus is on scuba diving with Tiger Sharks, we also often get other species of shark joining us on the dives including Blacktip Sharks, Dusky Sharks, Bull Sharks and sometimes other species.

Before the baited shark dive we will give a full briefing to help you to understand the sharks behaviour and how we behave in return. Tiger Sharks are very shy, they are also very inquisitive and intelligent animals which is why they are one of the ocean's apex predators and deserve the highest respect. We create an odour corridor to attract the Tiger Sharks.

After the shark diving we return to the dive lodge where there are hot showers and a secure wet-room to store your gear, ready for the next days shark diving. In the afternoons if the conditions allow we offer extra scuba diving or relax at the lodge, walk on the beach or visit local attractions.

In the evening enjoy dinner at the lodge, we have many B.B.Q. [known locally as a braai] nights or have dinner at one of the local restaurants, we will provide transport. Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, South Africa.

Scuba Diving with Tiger Sharks Scuba Diving with Ragged Tooth Sharks Scuba Diving with Dusky Sharks Scuba Diving with Blacktip Sharks
Day 5 : Transfer to Ponta Do Ouro Mozambique -- Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre, Mozambique.

After Breakfast we head north to ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre in Mozambique. The journey takes us through the heart of Zululand. At the Mozambique border, we will arrange your Mozambique Visas and then we transfer into 4 x 4 vehicles as there are no roads from the Mozambique border to Ponta Do Ouro - and so the adventure begins.

When we arrive at ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre in Mozambique, you will be checked into your room and you can spend the afternoon chilling out at the pool, on the beach or at the lodge. Ponta Do Ouro is a small village situated on miles of sandy beaches, it has a very chilled atmosphere with many small market stalls and some awesome restaurants and bars. ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre is in the centre of the village with awesome views over the ocean and beaches.

In the evening enjoy a meal at either our dive lodge or one of the local restaurants in Ponta Do Ouro.

Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre in Ponta Do Ouro, Mozambique.

Accommodation in Ponta Do Ouro Mozambique Scuba Diving with Blacktip Sharks Scuba Diving with Manta Rays Accommodation in Ponta Do Ouro Mozambique
Day 6 : 2 x Shark & Reef Scuba Dives Ponta Do Ouro Mozambique -- Overnight Ponta Do Ouro, Mozambique.

After breakfast we meet at the dive centre to kit-up our dive gear before heading to the beach to launch the boat for two scuba dives on the reefs of the Ponta Do Ouro, Ponta Malongane & Ponta Mamoli. On the way to the dive sites we look out for Whales and Dolphin.

Our focus during your stay is scuba diving the deeper reefs of Ponta Do Ouro, Ponta Malongane & Ponta Mamoli which offer some of the best shark diving in the world. The main shark species that we scuba dive with including Tiger Sharks, Bull Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks, Silvertip Sharks, Blacktip Sharks, Grey Reef Sharks, Leopard Sharks, Whitetip Reef Sharks and Whale Sharks. We have also seen other species of shark from time to time including Great White Sharks, Java Sharks, Spinner Sharks, Dusky Sharks, Nurse Sharks, Guitar Sharks and we have even had a Ragged Tooth Shark which we normally see in South Africa. The reefs are home to a huge diversity of other marine life including Whales, Dolphin, Turtles, Manta Rays, Devil Rays, Eagle Rays, Ribbontail Rays, Eels, Game Fish, Reef fish & more >> Diving Ponta Do Ouro, Mozambique.

After the shark diving we return to the dive lodge where there are hot showers and a secure wet-room to store your gear, ready for the next days shark diving. In the afternoons if the conditions allow we offer extra scuba diving or relax at the lodge, walk on the beach or visit local attractions. If the conditions allow we can do an extra scuba dive on one of the reefs of Ponta Do Ouro in the afternoon after lunch.

In the evening enjoy a meal at either our dive lodge or one of the local restaurants in Ponta Do Ouro.

Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre in Ponta Do Ouro, Mozambique.

Scuba Diving with Bull Sharks Sunrise at Ponta Do Ouro Scuba Diving with Hammerhead Sharks Scuba Diving with Potato Bass
Day 7 : 2 x Shark & Reef Scuba Dives Ponta Do Ouro Mozambique -- Overnight Ponta Do Ouro, Mozambique.

After breakfast we meet at the dive centre to kit-up our dive gear before heading to the beach to launch the boat for two scuba dives on the reefs of the Ponta Do Ouro, Ponta Malongane & Ponta Mamoli. On the way to the dive sites we look out for Whales and Dolphin.

Our focus during your stay is scuba diving the deeper reefs of Ponta Do Ouro, Ponta Malongane & Ponta Mamoli which offer some of the best shark diving in the world. The main shark species that we scuba dive with including Tiger Sharks, Bull Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks, Silvertip Sharks, Blacktip Sharks, Grey Reef Sharks, Leopard Sharks, Whitetip Reef Sharks and Whale Sharks. We have also seen other species of shark from time to time including Great White Sharks, Java Sharks, Spinner Sharks, Dusky Sharks, Nurse Sharks, Guitar Sharks and we have even had a Ragged Tooth Shark which we normally see in South Africa. The reefs are home to a huge diversity of other marine life including Whales, Dolphin, Turtles, Manta Rays, Devil Rays, Eagle Rays, Ribbontail Rays, Eels, Game Fish, Reef fish & more >> Diving Ponta Do Ouro, Mozambique.

After the shark diving we return to the dive lodge where there are hot showers and a secure wet-room to store your gear, ready for the next days shark diving. In the afternoons if the conditions allow we offer extra scuba diving or relax at the lodge, walk on the beach or visit local attractions. If the conditions allow we can do an extra scuba dive on one of the reefs of Ponta Do Ouro in the afternoon after lunch.

In the evening enjoy a meal at either our dive lodge or one of the local restaurants in Ponta Do Ouro.

Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre in Ponta Do Ouro, Mozambique.

Scuba Diving with Tiger Sharks Scuba Diving with Reef Fish Scuba Diving with Bull Sharks Scuba Diving with Round Ribbontail Rays
Day 8 : 2 x Shark & Reef Scuba Dives Ponta Do Ouro Mozambique -- Overnight Ponta Do Ouro, Mozambique.

After breakfast we meet at the dive centre to kit-up our dive gear before heading to the beach to launch the boat for two scuba dives on the reefs of the Ponta Do Ouro, Ponta Malongane & Ponta Mamoli. On the way to the dive sites we look out for Whales and Dolphin.

Our focus during your stay is scuba diving the deeper reefs of Ponta Do Ouro, Ponta Malongane & Ponta Mamoli which offer some of the best shark diving in the world. The main shark species that we scuba dive with including Tiger Sharks, Bull Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks, Silvertip Sharks, Blacktip Sharks, Grey Reef Sharks, Leopard Sharks, Whitetip Reef Sharks and Whale Sharks. We have also seen other species of shark from time to time including Great White Sharks, Java Sharks, Spinner Sharks, Dusky Sharks, Nurse Sharks, Guitar Sharks and we have even had a Ragged Tooth Shark which we normally see in South Africa. The reefs are home to a huge diversity of other marine life including Whales, Dolphin, Turtles, Manta Rays, Devil Rays, Eagle Rays, Ribbontail Rays, Eels, Game Fish, Reef fish & more >> Diving Ponta Do Ouro, Mozambique.

After the shark diving we return to the dive lodge where there are hot showers and a secure wet-room to store your gear, ready for the next days shark diving. In the afternoons if the conditions allow we offer extra scuba diving or relax at the lodge, walk on the beach or visit local attractions. If the conditions allow we can do an extra scuba dive on one of the reefs of Ponta Do Ouro in the afternoon after lunch.

In the evening enjoy a meal at either our dive lodge or one of the local restaurants in Ponta Do Ouro.

Overnight ScubaAddicts Dive Resort & Dive Centre in Ponta Do Ouro, Mozambique.

Scuba Diving with Geometric Eels Scuba Diving with Bull Sharks Scuba Diving with Whale Sharks Scuba Diving with Silvertip Sharks
Day 9 : 2 x Shark & Reef Scuba Dives Ponta Do Ouro Mozambique -- Transfer to and Overnight St. Lucia, South Africa.

After breakfast we meet at the dive centre to kit-up our dive gear before heading to the beach to launch the boat for two scuba dives on the reefs of the Ponta Do Ouro, Ponta Malongane & Ponta Mamoli. On the way to the dive sites we look out for Whales and Dolphin.

Our focus during your stay is scuba diving the deeper reefs of Ponta Do Ouro, Ponta Malongane & Ponta Mamoli which offer some of the best shark diving in the world. The main shark species that we scuba dive with including Tiger Sharks, Bull Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks, Silvertip Sharks, Blacktip Sharks, Grey Reef Sharks, Leopard Sharks, Whitetip Reef Sharks and Whale Sharks. We have also seen other species of shark from time to time including Great White Sharks, Java Sharks, Spinner Sharks, Dusky Sharks, Nurse Sharks, Guitar Sharks and we have even had a Ragged Tooth Shark which we normally see in South Africa. The reefs are home to a huge diversity of other marine life including Whales, Dolphin, Turtles, Manta Rays, Devil Rays, Eagle Rays, Ribbontail Rays, Eels, Game Fish, Reef fish & more >> Diving Ponta Do Ouro, Mozambique.

After lunch we transfer to the border before heading south to St. Lucia Wetlands Reserve, South Africa.

When you arrive, you will be checked into your room, spend the evening relaxing.

In the evening enjoy dinner at the lodge or at one of the local restaurants [we will provide transport].

Overnight St. Lucia, South Africa.

Scuba Diving with Hammerhead Sharks Scuba Diving with Potato Bass Scuba Diving with Blacktip Sharks Scuba Diving with Dolphin
Day 10 : Airport Transfer to Durban International Airport.

Enjoy breakfast in St. Lucia Wetlands Reserve, South Africa and then spend the morning relaxing.

You will depart St. Lucia at around 12:30 to arrive at Durban Airport at 15:00 [3PM].

Domestic and International Flights need to be planned accordingly to allow for check-in requirements of the airline!

If you cannot get suitable flights, we can help you to arrange overnight accommodation.

Other transfers can also be arranged.

Extend your stay?
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If you would like to extend your stay and get up-close and personal with Africa's wildlife including the Big-5, Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Rhino & Buffalo in Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Reserve and enjoy a Hippo & Croc river cruise in St Lucia, we offer an Big-5 Safari extention.

For the complete itinerary just follow the link below.

Dates, Availability & Booking Information

To check dates and availability please select the YEAR that you require to join us.

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

We do try to keep the availability up-to-date but sometimes due to logistics we are not able to keep the availability current.