Tiger & Black Tip Shark Diving - Aliwal Shoal - South Africa
For the avid diver this dive makes the big five on land pale into insignificance, and is a must for all serious camera crews, adrenaline junkies and shark fanatics.
This dive uses baiting techniques, these mimic the natural feeding pattern as close as possible, and do not induce a feeding frenzy at any stage.
This is one of the only 3 known sites in the World where the diver can interact with one of the top apex predators without a cage, close up and personal.
A must for the Adrenaline junkie or shark fanatic, this dive allows the avid photographer or videographer an excellent opportunity to capture these magnificent creatures in all their splendor in their natural environment.
Although the Tigers appearance can not be guaranteed, we have through hundreds of dives, learned which conditions the Tigers enjoy and have had an 80% strike rate.Whilst waiting for the Tigers appearance there is such and abundance of fish life around that one is never bored.
The Black Tip sharks will always make an appearance.
One sometimes has other visitors e.g. Hammer Heads, White Tip Reef Sharks, Raggies (in winter), Great Whites and Dusky Sharks. Other species include the Potato and rare Torbino Bass, Rays, Eels the list is endless.
Location : Umkomaas
Dive Site : Eel Skin (Aliwal Shoal)
Dive Depth : Average 14.5m
Qualification Required : Open Water
Season : All year
ZAR 1,550 per person
(Includes cylinder & weights)
Full gear rental