Diving

Zanzibar offers a variety of diving spots to satisfy all divers. Renowned for its picturesque coral reefs Zanzibar has vibrant and colourful marine life.

Situated in the North of the island Zanzibar Divers is an ideal location to access some the best dive sites on the island.

DIVE SITES

Local sites:

The local area is an ideal and safe location for those experiencing their first ever dive or those wishing to dive without spending too much time on the boat. We have a few local sites all abundant with butterfly fish, parrot fish, surgeon fish and the opportunity to see lion fish, scorpion fish and the occasional turtle!

Tumbatu Island

Just a 15 minute boat ride across from our Kendwa base, is the infamous Tumbatu island, locals address it as a mysterious place due to voodoo practices. The reef surrounding the island are teeming with marine life, starting from 4m goes down to about 20m. It is suitable for all levels of divers.  A great site for macro lovers; a wide variety of nudibranchs, flat worms, frog fish, leaf fish, scorpion fish and eels can be found hiding amongst the coral bommies. Our resident turtles make Tumbatu our favorite spot for diving along with  blue spotted stingrays, large moray eels and the chance to see schools of fish passing through on the deep ocean side.

Mnemba Island

Only 40 minutes boat ride from Zanzibar Divers, Mnemba Island is definitely one of Zanzibar's most talked about diving areas. With a fantastic year round visibility due to its pristine waters, Its reef extends from over 5km offering stunning healthy soft and hard corals that goes from 3m to +50m depth, large schools of fish, bumphead wrasses, Red-tooth triggerfish and more fantastic critters. Also highly famous for the chance of an encounter with Humbackwhales and Whalesharks (seasonal).

The boat ride from our base gives you the opportunity to see the whole northern coastline and often during the journey we are accompanied by inquisitive pods of Bottlenose dolphins! Mnemba Island has a little something for every level of diver, whether you are newly certified open water diver or an experienced divemaster you will no be disappointed

BOOK A FUN DIVE

We offer fun diving trips, each and every day, 7 days of week! Our prices include full equipment rental, snacks, drinks and marine park entry.

  • Local Sites 1 dive- $ 60
  • Tumbatu Island Double Dive- $110
  • Mnemba Atoll Double Dive- $140

BOOK A DIVING PACKAGE

  • 4 fun dives $210
  • 6 fun dives $300
  • 8 fun dives $390