Take a submarine tour of the deep sea mysteries of Mauritius, including sprawling coral reefs, rare marine life sightings, a visit to the site of a famous shipwreck, and an amazing tour of the 17th-century anchor forever moored to the bottom of the sea.
What to Expect
If you have ever wondered about the ocean's depths and all the wondrous things that take place in them, this is the tour for you. Join this spectacular submarine trip for the adventure of your lifetime.
Graze the ocean floor, admiring the rich local marine life and getting up close and personal with Mauritius' beautiful coral ranges. At 35m undersea, you will see rare species of fish and marine life that can only be found deep underwater, making this tour a bit like the an underwater safari.
As if the mere exploration of ocean life was not enough, the submarine tour will end with an impressive visit to the wrecked ship of the famous Star Hope cruises and the amazing 17th century anchor moored to the bottom of the ocean. Marvel at their changing colors, and the many waves and creatures that have passed by before returning to dry land once again.
The submarine you will be traveling on is the epitome of luxury, equipped with air-conditioning, personal viewing windows, and an outside camera through which you can view the approaching marine life. Furthermore, the captain of the submarine is well educated in marine biology and is trained to provide a safe trip for all travelers.
At the end of the tour, each passenger will receive an individual certificate signed by the submarine captain certifying your experience on the submarine.
- Certification of experience on submarine
From the Blue Safari departure point in Mont Choisy, across from the Mont Choisy hotel (2km to Grand Baie)
Know Before You Go
The total duration of this activity is 2 hours, of which 40 – 50 minutes will be underwater.
The submarine can accommodate 10 passengers and the pilot.
All submarines are approved and certified by the international authorities for design and safety at sea.
Cancellation for whatever reason will result in the following charges:
30 days before the date of the activity - 5% of the price
15-30 days - 20%
7-14 days - 35%
3-6 days - 50%
Less than 2 days - 100%