All About Divine Diving Dive Center

Divine Diving Dive Center Site location

First to know, Divine Diving Dive Center center is located in Nungwi Village, at the Northern tip of the beautiful Zanzibar Island.

Secondly, our many magnificent diverse dive sites can be explored in the abundant, healthy reefs of Zanzibar. Starting from relaxing and shallow dives, to exhilarating deep walls, we have vibrant, colorful corals and marine life dive sites to suit every experience level.

Furthermore, we do have another attractions within our location, so please ask and you will not be surprised.

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Divine Diving has three offices in Nungwi. The first is located in Cholo’s beach, where we launch all our dives (and where we run our restaurant-bar as well).  Second office is stationed in Amman Bungalows Hotel, and the third one is in Double Tree by Hilton hotel, not far from the other two.

Nungwi, Zanzibar

Meet Divine Diving team

Divine Diving Dive Center team - Opaz

Opaz Michael

PADI Diving Instructor

Opaz Michael

Opaz born in Jaffa, Israel, on the Mediterranean coast. Diving since 1998, Opaz is a PADI Diving Instructor. In addition, he has been living in Zanzibar for the last 13 years. Opaz backpacked in East Africa for one year, travelling in Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania. Previously, he also worked at Maslul, where he gave presentations and advise about trips to East Africa for travelers.
Divine Diving Dive Center team - Oscar

Oscar Domingo

PADI Diving Instructor, Kite Instructor & RYA Yachtmaster

Oscar Domingo

Oscar caME from Barcelona, Spain. During the last 9 years he has been working the in Zanzibar, combining diving, kite surfing, live aboard charters, and delivery of boats. In the last couple of years he has made two Ocean crossings. Oscar has a degree in Business Administration and Economics and he is happy to help with fish identification and discuss local marine life, which is very important to him. You will see him constantly working on various gardening and carpentry projects around Cholo’s beach, where Divine Diving center is located.
Shir Michael

Shir Ilan-Michael

Diving Club Manager

Shir Ilan-Michael

Shir is Opaz wife and a mother of 3 lovely children. She is in charge of all the diving club operations, including marketing, registration, etc.
Divine Diving Dive Center team - Juma Omar

Juma Omar

PADI Diving Instructor

Juma Omar Ali

Juma came from Wasini Island, South of Kenya, where he fell in love with diving. Jumae is a PADI Instructor since 2008. He has been diving since 1995 and he is living in Zanzibar four years.

Manuel

Operational Manager
Manuel is our operational manager. Born and raised in Britany, France. Working in the diving industry for many years, in Jamaica, Iceland, Greece, Italy and Thailand.
Divine Diving Dive Center tea - Ambrosini Mrisho Mohamed

Ambrosini Mrisho Mohamed

PADI Dive Master

Ambrosini Mrisho Mohamed

Ambrosinis comes from Tanga, Tanzania. He has been in Zanzibar six years, working with us, in Divine Diving the whole time. If you want to add Ambrosini on facebook search ‘Amrosio Zanzibar.’ He started here as a DiveMaster trainee, and has been with us from the very beginning, doing all his divemaster training with Opaz and Oscar.
Divine Diving Dive Center tea - Kidanga Mussa Jabir

Kidanga Mussa Jabir

Operations Manager

Kidanga Mussa Jabir

Kidan is originally from Nungwi and has been with Divine Diving for four years. Before him his father worked with us. Mussa is Operations Manager; he is extremely knowledgeable and helpful. Ask him if you need any local information! His father brought him to Divine so through his work here he hopes that people remember and honor his father.
Vernon - Diving instructor

Vernon

Diving Instructor

Vernon

Vernon grew up in the heart of the little karroo in South Africa. I studied nature conservation and field guiding and became a tour guide through Southern and Eastern Africa for 9 years. I frequently came to Zanzibar and fell in love with the island. The beach, the people and the culture is just amazing. So in 2017 I came to do my DMT internship here. After my 3 months at Divine Diving with the internship, I knew I wanted to live here. I completed my instructor course in Cape Town and came back to work and live here
Divine Diving Dive Center team - Rajabu Abdallah Bakari

Rajabu Abdallah Bakari

Boat Captain

Rajabu Abdallah Bakari

Rajabu comes from Tanga, Tanzania. He has been on Zanzibar Island for five years and with us three years. Raja is a boat captain and snorkeling guide. You will see him assisting other captains, managing the anchor, and leading snorkelers.
Divine Diving Dive Center team - Omari Hamadi Abdallah Suleman

Omari Hamadi Abdallah Suleman

Captain and snorkeling guide

Omari Hamadi Abdallah Suleman

Omari is our captain and snorkeling guide. He is originally from Pemba Island, where he also worked in diving. He has lived in Zanzibar six years. Omari is a very gentle and patient snorkeling guide; he enjoys meeting people from all over the world. Not surprisingly, in his free time he likes to go fishing!
Mamdou - Dive boat captain

Mamdo

Diving Boat Captain

Mamdo

Mamdo is one of our captains. born in Pemba island, he is working in the dive industry for meny years.
Makame Ali - Diving boat captain

Makame Ali

Diving Boat Captain

Makame Ali

Makame Ali is one of our captains. He was born in Nungwi, and was a fisherman for many years.
Haji Juma - Divine Diving Security

Haji Juma

Security Manager

Haji Juma

Haji Juma is our security man. He used to be a security guy for few years and also a fisherman.
Dominique Dive Master

Ruwa Dominic Hare

Ruwa Dominic Hare

Dominic is a Diver master and a salesperson at Divine Diving Yoga & Dive Center Zanzibar. He graduated with bachelors degree in Finance at Kenyatta University in Kenya, before moving to Zanzibar in 2017, where he did his Dive master course and eventually made it as a Dive master. He is a great team player best known for his communicative skills and cooperates well with clients, other staff members and the management team at large. He is currently the best salesman in the company.

Why Dive With Us?

 

  • Divine Diving Dive Center is a professional, highly rated PADI Dive Center.

  • Our team consists of highly experienced Instructors and Divemasters.

  • We have extensive knowledge of the area, coral reefs, marine life, and biodiversity.

  • Our center offers breathing technique (Pranayama) classes, to improve air consumption and enjoy a more relaxed dive.

  • We emphasize safety first. Our dive professionals are trained in first aid and accident procedures.

  • Our dive groups are small,  allowing high quality and personalized service.

  • Divine Diving Dive Center  equipment is consistently serviced and upgraded. We are the only Mares equipped dive center in East Africa.

  • Nungwi village is the doorway to the best diving in Zanzibar and East Africa.

  • Explore over 25 fantastic dive sites, with excellent biodiversity, abundant, vibrant corals and marine life.

  • We offer an excellent value-for-money experience, with extreme attention to detail.

  • We are affiliated with DAN Decompression Chamber in Matemwe.

  • We are an international team, speaking English, Hebrew, Spanish, French and Swahili

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Boat used for diving trips