Shark Cage Diving

Want to Shark Cage Dive at Durban’s Aliwal Shoal? Don your wetsuit; position your mask; slip into the water for an encounter of a lifetime. Yes, you are shark cage diving on Durban’s famous Aliwal Shoal – face to face with a supreme predator – the shark.

Whilst we can’t all be Jacques Cousteau there is no reason for anyone to miss out on this underwater shark adventure! On Blue Wilderness’s Durban shark cage diving adventures, our shark cage floats at the surface next to our boat. This means you don’t have to be SCUBA qualified to shark cage dive. In fact this shark cage diving trip is open to everyone, mum, dad, the kids and even gramps and gran can enjoy the shark cage diving at Durban’s Aliwal Shoal. Blue Wilderness runs daily shark cage diving trips out to Durban’s Aliwal Shoal to introduce adventurers, like you, to the wonders of the marine life and sharks that inhabit the reefs.

INCLUDES

  • Wetsuit
  • Mask & Fins
  • Shark cage dive
  • Hot shower

OPTIONAL ADD ON'S

  • Transport (500pp – min 2 pax)
  • Expedition video & photos (R450 / group)

ORIENTATION

  • Early morning orientation.
  • Be fitted for wetsuit, fins and mask.
  • Receive briefing on safety and shark interaction.

LAUNCH

  • Load into our bakkie for transport and drive (2mins) to launch site.
  • Receive briefing on launching procedure.
  • Launch through the surf on an exciting surf launch.

SHARK CAGE DIVE

  • 30-60 minutes shark cage dive.
  • Optional ‘swim with sharks’ outside of cage.

DEBRIEFING

  • Return to Blue Wilderness base.
  • Enjoy showers and warm towels.
  • Depart for home!

Suspended

Blue Wilderness prides itself in many years of impeccable client service and support. Due to the pandemic, we cannot offer you the same level of service and we are temporarily suspending this shark adventure offering. There are other such trips on offer at the Aliwal Shoal and this incredible encounter with sharks is not to be missed, just because of us! Please click this button and you’ll be teleported over to a service provider we know and trust.

Why choose Blue Wilderness

Professionals

We pioneered shark diving on Durban’s Aliwal Shoal. Numerous international documentaries feature our work including shows on National Geographic and Discovery channels.

Tailor made

Our trips are for novices or experts alike! From shark cage diving, shark snorkeling, baited shark SCUBA dives and SCUBA training and expeditions, we ensure that your shark adventure is at your personal comfort level

Safety

We boast a 100% safety record. Our ‘no touch’ policy ensures that neither our guests or guides harass any of the sharks during our shark adventures. This means you stay safe and our sharks are respected!

Research

Blue Wilderness gives back! Daily we collect standardised research data on our shark cage diving  and SCUBA diving trips. We ensure our expeditions help produce knowledge about the sharks of Durban’s Aliwal Shoal.

Conservation

Our purpose is to conserve sharks through education, entertainment and excitement on our shark adventures. Our expeditions are aimed at turning guests into ambassadors for shark conservation.

Personal

Each Blue Wilderness Shark cage diving expedition is limited to 9 shark adventurers! So you can be assured that our guides, skippers and hosts will give you a personal and exciting shark expedition every time.

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