– Dive & Safari Travel Packages –
Do you want to see the best South Africa has to offer by land and by sea? Feel like a little exploration of both surf and turf? Well, then our Dive & Safari Travel Packages have got your name written all over them!
Fully customizable, our standard or example itinerary for the Dive and Safari Package includes 9 Days/8 Nights worth of fun!
To see our sample itinerary for a 9 Day/8 Night trip – keep scrolling!
Day One: Your included airport transfer shuttle will be waiting for you upon your arrival at King Shaka Airport in Durban.
You will then be transported to “32 on Harvey”, ScubaCo’s very own Guesthouse in Umkomaas, which will be your home base for the “dive” portion of your Dive and Safari Package.
You will have some time to relax and unpack while surrounded by gorgeous views, before starting your diving adventures tomorrow.
You’ll need the rest and soon be grateful for some down-time as Days Two through Six are simply jam-packed with oceanic exploration!
Day Two – Six: Dive the Aliwal Shoal
Pro Tip: Have specific Aliwal Shoal dive sites in mind that you simply must visit on this trip?
Get in touch with us and let us know and we can tailor the Aliwal Shoal Travel Package to suit your needs! Don’t want to bother with the research? Or simply want the experts to tell you where to be and when for the best underwater exploration experience?
Let us know and we’ll fill days 2 through 6 for you ourselves with some of the best dives the Aliwal Shoal has to offer!
Day Seven: Day Seven starts with an early morning transfer to the Falaza Game Park and Spa in St. Lucia, a privately owned resort neighbouring the Hluhluwe-Imfalozi Game Park, which is home to Africa’s land Big Five, just like the Aliwal Shoal is home to our country’s marine Big Five!
Day Eight: Explore the Hluhluwe-Imfalozi Game Reserve and choose between many additional activities that Falaza Game Park has to offer.
Day Nine: Sadly the trip comes to a close and after an exhilarating holiday, your return transfer to the airport will drop you off at King Shaka Airport in plenty of time to catch your flight.
If I land up on this tour, what will I see?
The Aliwal Shoal is home to a wide variety of marine life, including the Aliwal Shoal Big Five! If you’re keen to spot Tiger Sharks, Ragged Tooth Sharks, Black Tip Sharks, Humpback Whales and the Brindle Bass, this is the dive trip for you!
The Hluhluwe-Imfalozi Game Park is home to the Big Five; Lions, Leopards, Elephants, Rhinos and Buffalo – among many other fascinating creatures and critters!
– Return transfers to King Shaka Airport.
– Transportation to and from all included activities and accommodation.
– 8 Nights’ Accommodation including breakfast.
– Cylinder rentals, air-fills and weights.
What’s Not Included?
– Airfare and associated/other travel costs to and from Durban to join the group.
– Passports and Visas
– Personal Insurance
– Dive Gear (although we do have gear available for hire)
– Lunches, Dinners and beverages
– All additional activities and items of a personal nature (though we would be happy to organize these activities for you and to customize your package ahead of your stay with us).
– Marine Protected Area Permit (+/- ZAR 65)