Mauritius is an island ideally found in the Indian Ocean. The little tiny piece of heaven is also known as the paradise island. Despite being a small island, Mauritius is rich when it comes to natural beauty. There are a lot to discover and explore in Mauritius.
Mauritius is full of surprises! Whether you are on land or under water, always be ready to be amazed on your adventure. Attractions in Mauritius come in many forms. Mauritius offer a variety of activities such as diving, watching dolphins and mountain hiking. Do not waste your time!! Pack your thing and get ready for a new adventure in the paradise island.
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Diving in Mauritius will prove to be an amazing experience for you. Whether you are a pro diver or have no experiences at all, Mauritius has plenty of organizations which offer diving experience to all individuals.
Here are some places for diving:
Club Med Albion
The diving school, Club Med Albion is situated near the Albion’s bayin the coastal west of the island which is actually 45 minutes from the Airport. It is a 5 tridents luxury club with 250 amazingly furnished suites and room. Children were also granted the opportunity to perform the diving activity on the 1st November 2014.
The underwater of Mauritius is an absolute pleasure for divers to dive through. It is exclusively made of huge stones, forming caves and a mixture of colours creating a vibrant atmosphere. You will be able to spot some endemic species of the Indian Ocean.
Taking a speed boat to take you to your destination will only take you about 10 to 25 minutes. Divers are allowed to perform any activity they would like to before and/or after the diving session. The best time to perform the diving is during winter which is from May to October. This is the perfect time as whales make their appearance near the coast of the island of Mauritius, making a vivid and wonderful atmosphere for the divers.If you are lucky enough you will be able to spot some dolphins also!
The club is open seven times a week as from 8 AM to 6 PM. For more information call 2060700.
The Pro Dive centre is ideally found at Route Royal Casuarina Resort, Trou aux biches. The five star centre actually offers good diving suit and many other facilities such that its customer is satisfied.They have more than 20 dive sites at Trou aux Biches, all offer a calming sea atmosphere for a whole year long.
There are professional divers who come along with you to make your first diving experiment or your journey special and worthy. There are actually 5 of them and they can easily talk fluent English and French. If you interested in diving in Mauritius with Pro Dive then forget not to book your ticket a few days before. Moreover the club offers a variety of choices such as Daily Dive, try a Night Dive. First bubble and last but not least the Dive Safari.
Daily Dive: Pro Dive has the pleasure to invite you to experience a once in a life time dive session. Every Monday to Saturday the club offers 2 diving session which are at 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM and 10:30 AM to 12:30PM. The meeting point for the first session is at 8 AM and the second session at 10 AM, both at the diving centre itself. If you will to, you may do both session in a day.
Try a Night Dive: want to have some trilling night adventure? Well here is a good news for you! The Pro Dive Club offers night diving where you may contemplate the darkest hours with some gorgeous glowing undersea water species. Wait for the night to discover the best diving sites and to meet incredible creatures such as lobsters, scorpion fish, muray and sleeping parrot fish in a bubble. However to perform this session you firstly have to complete the level 1. Only 4 divers are allowed in one session.
First Bubble:The perfect sea condition makes the diving experiment feel like heaven for the amateur scuba divers. The spot is the righteous place for one to learn safely about diving with the qualified instructors. You will firstly learn about the procedure in a pool and then after being able to manage and control yourself you will be sent to the greatest pool, the sea! When you already learn and developed the basic skills, it will be easy for you to enjoy a safe controlled scuba dive. Do take a moment to appreciate little things such as how the sun reflect on the clear water, how the fishes move close to each other and how wonderful the colours of nature are!
Dive Safari: Enjoy a whole day in the sea water of the Indian Ocean! Do not forget to put you sun protection on your skin and remember to not eat heavy food. In the northern part of the island of Mauritius is where it will all take place! You will start your journey at 8: 30 AM and end it around 5: 00 PM.
Guests are offered luxury product and dive boat cruises. In this session you will have the opportunity to discover and explore the famous cave of Gunner’s coin. Enjoy each and everything you are able to see and yes how can we not talk about the copious barbecue on the cruise given between the two dives? If you are not a diver or you don’t want to dive on that specific day, you may contemplate a snorkelling session in the mesmerising crystal water!
PADI certification: As PADI Dive Center they have the right to offer participant certification! MR. Thierry Marie Jeanne, the experienced instructor of the Pro Dive Club is actually masteries in scuba dive. He is in this profession for over 20 years now. He has the pleasure to teach you to improve and professionalise you diving skills to get you PADI certification.
Please, bear in mind that Kids under 8 years old and non-swimmers are not allowed to perform any on the diving session as it can be dangerous to them!The club is open 6 time a week from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM, except on Sundays. For further information please call on 265 6213 or send a mail: [email protected]