Diving in Mauritius
Mauritius is a charming scuba diving destination. The water temperature is pleasant all year-round and generally surrounded by a calm sea.
The Indian Ocean offers beautiful surprises, from eagle rays, reef sharks, kingfishes, and yellow fin tuna to angel imperator, clown fishes or small amazing macro life as different species of nudibranches.
With its lagoon stretching to a barrier reef, passes, drop off, cliffs and wrecks, Mauritius Island offers a magnificent multitude of diving for beginners and experienced divers.
Our dive centre offers PADI courses from Open Water course (first level) to instructors.
Generally the main diving sites are easily accessible by boat, 20 minutes maximum from the shore.
For the conservation of our corals, boats don't use anchor, most dive sites have mooring buoy.
Each region of the island has its speciality and appeals. We will describe them precisely later.
DiveSail Travel partners are located in the North, East and West coast.
As we are located in different area of the island, we offer the opportunity to our clients to discover three different regions.
DiveSail Travel dive centres are all 5 stars PADI dive centres which offer great quality of services, professionalism and security.
DiveSail Travel's dive centres have small and friendly teams who offer a professional service that is personalised and attentive to ensure a maximum enjoyment on your scuba diving holiday.
Scuba Diving security in Mauritius?
Our dive centres are accredited with the MSDA (Mauritius Scuba Diving Association)
All dive centres are well equipped with oxygen and first aid kit.
Staffs are qualified and well trained in case of emergency.
Mauritius Island has its own Decompression chamber located in Quatre Bornes in the centre of the island which is operated by competent and professional doctors.
We recommended our clients to take a travel insurance covering scuba diving.
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