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7 Nights Dive Zanzibar

$1554

Description

Away from the crowds, closer to nature! Ticket off that Bucket list – excellent value 7 night/10 dives. Experience the warm turquoise waters of Mnemba Atoll, a world-famous marine conversation area off the coast of Zanzibar. Easy access to Mnemba, boutique accommodation. Offer is suitable for all levels; non-diver packages offer available on request. Enjoy an active aqua holiday in tropical Zanzibar.

What’s your next adventure going to be?

Diving in Zanzibar is considered a bucket list for many and Mnemba Atoll is regarded as the best diving area in Zanzibar with excellent visibility of 20 to 30 metres. Mnemba Atoll is a diver’s paradise, home to floral coral gardens and many different species of fish such as puffer fish, frogfish, jackfish, Napoleon fish.

The breathtaking marine ecosystem is famous for sightings of green turtles and dolphins that like to join you as you snorkel or dive while the seasonal migrating whale sharks and humpback whales announce their presence with an occasional spout of water. With water temperatures averaging around 27’c and excellent visibility, diving is most enjoyable. Mnemba is a world-famous conservation area featuring a 7km by 4km reef containing the tiny island.  Accessible only by boat, Mnemba is located North East of Zanzibar Island, opposite the fishing village of Matemwe.

Sunshine Marine Lodge is the closet Lodge to Mnemba, consisting of 14 guest suites surrounded by the alluring nature of Zanzibar. Situated at the top of a cliff facing East at the Indian Ocean, the lodge is metaphorically and literally a breath of fresh air. Private, stylish and eco-friendly rooms and suites fit every need in a comfortable and cozy environment amidst the tropical lush flora.  The Lodge features air conditioned suites in a tropical setting, a rooftop restaurant with gourmet dining options, three swimming pools, a yoga studio, all in an unrivaled location.

Onsite is Dive Point Zanzibar, a 5-star Padi Resort and professional dive centre with knowledgeable and safety conscious PADI trained instructors and divemasters. Dive Point offers all PADI Courses (recreational and TecRec). Dive Point Zanzibar – Matemwe is located right opposite stunning Mnemba. Non-diver offers are also.

Launched in 2018, Linda Bahari Zanzibar aims to repopulate Coral reefs suffering from global warming and destruction, engaging the local community by way of ownership and education.  Communities are offered three month internships where they are taught scuba diving, marine conservation and beach cleanups. A visit to the coral nursery can be arranged, please support this very important initiative.

From U$D 1554 per person
*Rate based 2 people sharing, one must be a Diver

Zanzibar, Matemwe, Mnemba Atoll, Linda Bahari Zanziabr, Mnemba Marine Conservation Area

7 DAY ZANZIBAR DIVE PACKAGE
(7 days per person sharing)

INCLUDED

  • 7 Nights in a Deluxe Suite Garden Views
  • Half Board - breakfast and 3 Course dinner
  • 2 guided boat dives per day | 7 days, 10 dives
  • Diving Equipment, water, fruits, and snacks on the boat during diving trip
  • Free Yoga, Free bike tour!!
  • Mnemba Conservation Fee
  • Return Airport Transfers, VAT
  • Non diver offers available at a discounted rate! No flights included!
  • All the excursions and activities indicated in the itinerary (dive assistance, equipment, boat rides) under the supervision of an experienced English-speaking dive staff

EXCLUDED

  • International air flights
  • Visas
  • Personal insurance
  • Any optional activity not indicated in above program
  • Laundry Services
  • Gratuities and Tips
  • Government/Hotel tax

Note: Malaria precautions should be taken; Yellow Fever vaccination required if transferring through a South African border.

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Tour Plan

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Day 1 Zanzibar and Transfer to Matemwe

Meet and greet at Zanzibar International Airport where your Sunshine Marine Lodge representative will warmly welcome you and facilitate seamless arrival formalities.

Hit the road and head to the North East coast of Zanzibar to the quaint fishing village of Matemwe. The drive can take up to one hour, depending on any requested stops along the way, weather conditions and traffic. Arrive at Sunshine Marine Lodge, check in and head to your suite. Afternoon at leisure. Enjoy a complimentary yoga session or spend the afternoon lazing by the pool, admiring the breathtaking views of Mnemba island. Enjoy a relaxing sundowner, resting on a comfy lounger. Dinner is a la carte and served on the Seaview terrace or poolside.

Accommodation: Sunshine Marine Lodge
Meal Plan: Dinner, Bed & Breakfast

Day 2 - 7 Let's get geared up

The onsite professional and friendly team look forward to helping you get ready for your days diving in Zanzibar. Once you have been sized up for equipment, head down to the jetty to board the dive boat. Here in Zanzibar the tides vary greatly, so the method of boarding may also differ. If the tide is low, you could be taking a short walk along the beach to board. It all depends on the tidal movement on the day. Transport for anyone with impairment in mobility can be arranged.

On Your way…

The boats leave in the morning at 8:30am for two dives at two different locations. The Dive Point staff will help you to board the boats safely, ready to visit the best dive sites in Zanzibar. The trip to the first dive site takes approx. 25 minutes.

First dive

Your dive guide will help you with safety checks before entering the water and provide a dive briefing. The dive time is roughly 50 minutes, although this will depend on your air consumption.

Surface interval

To make the most of your diving in Zanzibar, the surface interval is spent on the boat. This allows you to take in the beauty of Mnemba Atoll and its turquoise waters. Tea, water, fruit and cake will be served. You can catch some sun rays on the front deck or relax in the shade whilst enjoying your break. Your dive guides will get everything ready for the second dive for you.

Second Dive

Once you are refreshed and rested, the boat will move to a different location. Here we will do our second dive of the day and then head to back to the dive center. The trip involves approximately 3 – 4 hours at sea. You can expect to be back at the dive centre around 1 – 2pm in the afternoon.

 Accommodation: Sunshine Marine Lodge
Meal Plan: Half Board

Day 8 Transfer to Zanzibar International Airport

After breakfast you will be transferred to Zanzibar International Airport for your scheduled outbound international flight.

  • Zanzibar Dive holiday
  • Boutique Lodge with views of Mnemba Atoll
  • World famous Marine Conservation area
  • 5* PADI RESORT
  • 7 nights, 10 dives
  • Visit the Linda Bahari Coral nursery

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