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Welcome to Aliwal Dive Centre, situated in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. We offer some of the most exciting scuba diving in the World, here on Aliwal Shoal. Dive with Ragged Tooth Sharks, Tiger Sharks and Manta Rays, Dolphins and Whale Sharks. Enjoy our great South African hospitality at Aliwal Dive Lodge and further your Dive education at our PADI 5* Instructor Development Centre. Aliwal Dive Centre also offers trips to the annual sardine run , where you can witness nature at its best , as BBC correctly called it "the greatest shoal on earth " Being pioneers in the shark diving industry we have also realised that there is a need to educate non-divers , and have therefore developed a floating shark cage so we can cater for everyone's needs, even if you have no experience at all. When you choose Aliwal Dive Centre for your South African diving adventure, you can rest assured that our professional and dedicated team will have one aim in mind, to ensure you have a holiday of a lifetime. If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
We are the founders of SHARK FEST, and with South Africa being a shark Mecca, having a huge diversity of shark species one can see why we can offer a shark guarantee. Our SHARK FEST will take you directly to the sharks of the area, for an up close and personal encounter. Our highly experienced guides will ensure an adrenalin filled experience with these majestic creatures of the deep. During SHARK FEST you will learn a lot about our sharks, and hopefully our passion for these incredible animals will flow over to you. We also offer shark cage diving, where there is no experience necessary. Even if you can't swim, come and see sharks all around you from within the safety of a SAMSA approved stainless steel cage! A definite bucket item list and an adrenaline rush of note!!
You’ll get directions to the departure location when you make a booking.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.