Underwater Sea Walk - Grand Bay
Enjoy a safe and fascinating underwater walk on the ocean bed (about 3-4m depth), and witness the magnificent marine life of the North coast of Mauritius, the beautiful fauna, corals, and a wide variety of fish, in their natural habitat.
You will be welcomed by the monitors at the diving center of Grand Baie in a very friendly atmosphere. The excursion begins with a safety briefing and the monitor will give you an explanation on the gear, the local marine life, on safety procedures and on how your underwater walk will be done.
After the explanation, you will have a motorboat transfer from the center of Grand Baie to a platform situated inside the lagoon at the North of Mauritius. During the boat transfer, you can enjoy the wonderful Northern coastline.
Upon arrival to the platform you will receive again a short safety briefing on the Underwater sea walk. Then, with the help of the guide you will go off board the platform to start your underwater walk adventure. Qualified experienced guides will accompany you along the course of the Underwater Sea Walk guaranteeing your maximum safety.
The Underwater sea walk includes:
- Underwater sea walk experience
- Pre-departure briefing
- Boat transfer to the platform
- Qualified experienced guides
- Soft underwater shoes
A DVDof your entire underwater sea walk experience is available for a supplement.
Q: Do I have to know how to swim to participate?
Participants do not need to know how to swim
Q: Can I wear my glasses or contact lenses?
Glasses or contact lenses may be worn during this excursion (you will not get your head wet)
Q: How does it work?
A helmet with a transparent visor is placed on your head. A special apparatus allows normal breathing under the water. Life Guards assist in taking you underwater and accompany you throughout the walk to guarantee your maximum safety. Once there you will experience the undersea world from close and will enjoy walking on the ocean floor safely.
Activity time: from 9:00 am - 2:30 pm.
Duration: Total time of the excursion is approx. one hour (walk itself takes about 15 minutes)
Minimum age requirement: 7 years and above
What to bring: It is highly recommended to bring sun cream, towel, swim suit and spare set of clothes