Trip reference number: 6034

Trip Operator: Dive Worldwide

Sharkweek Diving Adventure

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Some of the best shark diving experiences in the world are found along South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal coast, specifically at Aliwal Shoal.

The diving aim of this trip is to see as many different species of shark as possible - ragged tooth, oceanic black-tip, bull, hammerhead, guitar, white-tip and tiger sharks all frequent Aliwal Shoal. As well as observing the sharks, you'll learn how to identify different species, understand their behaviour and find out how sharks interpret your behaviour in return.

Spend a week diving the sites at Aliwal Shoal experiencing close up encounters with several species of shark as well as a huge variety of marine life including rays, turtles, dolphin, whales and much more. In addition there are two wrecks to explore. 

Conditions can be challenging, this itinerary is suitable for experienced divers and very popular for groups of like-minded divers. 

Typical itinerary

The full itinerary detail is available on our website.

  1. Day 1: Depart the UK for South Africa
  2. Day 2: Arrive and transfer to Umkomaas
  3. Days 3-7: Dive Aliwal Shoal
  4. Day 8: Depart Durban
  5. Day 9: Arrive UK

Please note: Contact us about extending your stay to include a topside safari.

  • Available*: Jan to May; Aug to Dec
  • Price including flights from/to UK: From £1,345 pp
  • Included in the price/package:
    • Flights from the UK
    • 6 nights dive lodge
    • Breakfast daily
    • 10 dive package
    • Tanks and weights
    • Dive permits and reef tax
    • All local transfers


This is a group trip with fixed departure dates. Please refer to our website for further information.

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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