Day 1 : Arrive Durban Airport -- Transfer and Overnight Aliwal Shoal.
Day 2 : 2 x Shark Dives Aliwal Shoal -- Overnight Aliwal Shoal.
Day 3 : 2 x Shark Dives Aliwal Shoal -- Overnight Aliwal Shoal.
Day 4 : 2 x Shark Dives Aliwal Shoal -- Overnight Aliwal Shoal.
Day 5 : 2 x Shark Dives Aliwal Shoal -- Overnight Aliwal Shoal.
Day 6 : 2 x Shark Dives Aliwal Shoal -- Overnight Aliwal Shoal.
Day 7 : Transfer to Durban International Airport.
* Package includes 2 x baited shark dives
* Extra diving is available should conditions allow and can be arranged when you are here.
Arrive : Durban Airport at anytime
Depart : Durban Airport at anytime
When you arrive at Durban Airport you will be met and transferred to Umkomaas.
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 the small diving town of Umkomaas and is just a 10-minute walk from the beach.
The dive centre is on-site at the lodge. All rooms have en-suite facilities and rooms are serviced daily.
The lodge offers free Wi-Fi Internet Access, Satellite TV and has an amazing swimming pool area.
Just wake-up, roll out of bed and go shark diving - awesome!
About the Diving
The Aliwal Shoal is situated about 5-kms from the small diving town of Umkomaas and is rated as one of the top shark diving sites in the world.
Shark Diving on the Aliwal Shoal takes place on either the reefs or the wrecks depending on the sharks.
The Aliwal Shoal is home to many species of shark including Tiger Sharks, Ragged Tooth Sharks, Blacktip Sharks,
Bull Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks, Guitar Sharks, Whitetip Reef Sharks and more.
The baited shark diving takes place on the southern end of the Aliwal Shoal with the main focus of the baited dives being Tiger
Sharks, you often get other species of shark on the dives including Blacktip Sharks, Dusky Sharks, Bull Sharks
and sometimes other species.
The Aliwal Shoal is also home to a huge variety of other marine life including Dolphin, Turtles, Rays, Eels, Game Fish,
Reef fish and more.
Water temperature ranges between 23C and 25C during our summer [September to May] and to 20C and 22C in our winter [June to August].
After breakfast meet at the dive centre to kit-up and prepare for the days shark diving on the Aliwal Shoal.
Each day you will experience two dives on the reefs and wrecks of the Aliwal Shoal.
The diving starts with a surf launch from the beach before heading off to dive with the many species of shark found on the Aliwal Shoal.
After the shark diving return to the lodge 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 one of the local restaurants.
2023 Package Costs
Diver [sharing] : £800 / €920
Diver [single room] : £865 / €990
Non-Diver [sharing] : £400 / €460
The Non-Diver package does not include going out on the boat.
Airport Transfers, 6-nights Accommodation [incl. Breakfast], 8 x shark dives, 2 x baited shark dives, cylinders, air-fills, weight belts and diver permits.
What's Not Included
Flights, visas, dive gear [can be hired], lunches, dinners and drinks.
2023 Dates and Availability
Booking information is available below the dates.
Before booking flights please CONFIRM availability for the dates that you require.