Mafia Island Diving is a community focused, environmentally conscious PADI 5* dive centre located on Utende beach, overlooking Chole bay — the heart of the Mafia Island Marine Park.
Mafia Diving is a dive center deeply committed to the positive and sustainable development of the community. With a strong emphasis on preserving and passing on a love for the stunning underwater environment, they prioritize employing local talent, ensuring that future generations continue to cherish and protect this remarkable ecosystem. Each staff member, from snorkelling guides to Divemasters, is carefully selected and trained in-house, guaranteeing a team that is not only knowledgeable but also deeply connected to the local marine environment.
Mafia Island Diving offers unparalleled opportunities to explore world-class dive sites, both from the shore and through boat trips to a variety of vibrant reefs, walls, and exhilarating drift dives.
Additionally, they provide seasonal visits to mid-ocean sandbanks and uninhabited islands, presenting divers with a multitude of captivating experiences. In addition to diving, they offer snorkelling trips, seasonal turtle hatching and humpback whale watching excursions, cultural and nature tours, and more, ensuring a diverse range of activities to cater to every adventurer.
Scuba Diving, Snorkelling/ Swimming, Conservation, First Aid/ CPR (EFR Center)
English, Spanish, French, German, Italian
Conservation activities, Dive club, Travel
Personalized dive training, Staff trained in adaptive support
Onsite classroom, Waterfront location, Dive boat, Food & Drinks
4 PADI Instructors
Compass, Wetsuit – shorty, Mask & Snorkel, Camera, Full-foot fins, Wetsuit – 3mm, Children sizes, Flashlight, Regulator, BCD, Aluminum Cylinders, Steel Cylinders, Large Cylinders (15L / 100 cu. ft.), Small Cylinders (10L / 71.2 cu. ft.)
Bank / Debit Card, Paypal, VISA, Mastercard, Cash (local currency)