WATERSPORTS Experience the Difference!
KARIBU Explore the Indian Ocean with Scuba Do Zanzibar
Scuba Do Zanzibar is a PADI accredited 5-Star Gold-Palm Dive Centre and recognised as one of the most professional, eco-friendly diving, snorkelling and watersports centres in Zanzibar. Located at La Gemma Dellâ€™Est and Sunset Kendwa, we are in the heart of the best diving around the North Coast of Zanzibar and are well positioned to service a multitude of hotels around the island.
SNORKELLING Discover Our Amazing Reefs and Fish Friends Surround yourself with an abundance of reef fish and enjoy floating over the spectacular corals on the fringing reefs just off Kendwa, Tumbatu Island or Mnemba Island. Our knowledgeable, eco-friendly snorkel guides can introduce even a non-swimmer to the aquatic realm. Our guests can join in on scheduled trips or arrange a private charter.
SAILING Experience the Indian Ocean in Luxury For the ultimate excursion, spend the day relaxing on a luxurious 44â€™ catamaran. This stunning yacht is perfect for enjoying the Indian Ocean on a private charter or with a group of friends and family. You may choose to go diving, snorkelling or just explore the small islands around Zanzibar. Book in advance to ensure your half-day or full-day charter or a sensational sunset sail.
SCUBA DIVING Immerse Yourself in Our Magnificent Marine Life
Zanzibarâ€™s coastline offers some of the best diving in the Indian Ocean. Our sweeping coral reefs are home to a spectacular variety of marine life. With more than 20 world class dive sites, we can cater to divers of all experience levels from beginner to professional. We keep our dive groups small with personalised service to show you the amazing creatures you want to see. Join one of many daily excursions, or charter your own boat.
MARINE LIFE Meet Our Weird and Wonderful Sea Creatures Zanzibarâ€™s aquatic realm offers an amazing diversity of marine life with more species than the Red Sea! In addition to an abundance of tropical reef fish, we regularly see dolphins, sea turtles, octopuses, stingrays and moray eels. Our experienced dive guides will also be able to point out some bizarre creatures such as weedy scorpionfish, Mauritius scorpionfish, seahorses, frogfish, Spanish dancers, ghost pipefish, leaf fish and a variety of shrimps and nudibranches. We also see humpback whales migrating through between July and November!
COURSES Learn to Snorkel, Scuba Dive or Advance Your Skills Our professional PADI instructors have the patience and expertise to train the best eco-friendly divers. If you are already a certified diver, Zanzibar is an ideal location to continue your dive training. We offer a full range of PADI courses from a half-day Discover Scuba Diving experience up to specialties, divemaster and instructor-level courses. If you want to minimise your classroom time whilst on holiday, simply complete the academic portion of your course via PADI e-Learning before you arrive. Visit our website for more details at www.scuba-do-zanzibar.com.
ENVIRONMENT Help Us to Protect Our Marine Ecosystems When you support Scuba Do Zanzibar, the first and only Project AWARE Green Star Awarded dive centre in East Africa, you are helping us to protect our ocean locally. We are actively working to protect our marine ecosystems with numerous projects including:
- regular beach and underwater cleanups since 2005;
- removing ghost nets to re-establish fish habitats;
- rescuing, rehabilitating and releasing sea turtles;
- facilitating collaboration between various stakeholders in public and private sectors; and
- raising awareness both locally and globally to protect Zanzibarâ€™s aquatic realm.
OUR CREW Investing in Training & Professional Development Scuba Do Zanzibar is founded as a training and development centre not only for our guests, but also for our crew. Christian, the founder and director, is a PADI Master Instructor and Emergency First Response Instructor Trainer, who has been scuba diving since 1982. Tammy started her career as an engineer and is now a PADI Instructor and Hyperbaric Chamber Operator with a passion for conservation. Both actively involved in the daily operations of Scuba Do, they aspire to train the best Zanzibari and East African divemasters and instructors in terms of safety, quality and customer service. We assess the skills and strengths of our crew and assist with professional development courses for computer skills, driving licenses, language courses and of course dive training!
RESOURCES Equipped and Setting the Standards for Safety At Scuba Do Zanzibar, we are well prepared and train our crew that all safety measures must be in place and safe boating and diving practices must be employed at all times. Our boats are equipped with ample fuel, two functional engines, emergency oxygen, first aid kits, VHF marine radios and cell phones. Our captains are all fully trained and licensed. Our crew are Emergency First Responders and our dive and snorkel guides are rescue trained and strong swimmers. Furthermore, the majority of our dive professionals trained as hyperbaric chamber operators and attendants - skilled in performing neurological assessments.
CONTACT We Are Here PEMBA
TUMBATU MNEMBA Stone Town
Dar es Salaam
+255 (0)777 417 157 www.scuba-do-zanzibar.com email@example.com BOOK ONLINE: www.scuba-zanzibar.com
Published on Nov 15, 2013