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Rising Sun Dive Center

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Bwejuu Beach | South East Coast, Tanzania
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Zanzibars most amazing place

The Rising Sun team was wonderful to meet, hang with and dive with. The instructors Axu, Wisse and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lollan12
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Stockholm, Sweden
Patient and friendly staff make for a great experience.

I did my basic SCUBA certification at Rising Sun. The training included time in the pool and two... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
Samir C
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Tucson, AZ
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Explore the Unexplored with Zanzibar's only 5 Star Gold Palm and National Geographic Dive Centre! This means that we offer you the highest levels of customer care and attention whilst encouraging you to conserve and explore the marine environment. We take divers from complete beginners up to professional level and have a massive variety of diving. Guaranteeing something for everyone. With our small groups of a maximum of 6 divers per guide we are able to offer you the chance to escape the large crowds and get the most from your dives. Rising Sun dive centre is located on the South East beach which offers some of the best diving on this side of the island with its 65km fringing reef and abundant aquatic life. We are situated in the beautiful resort of Breezes Beach Club and Spa, next to Baraza & Palms resort & Spa.
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“whole team” (10 reviews)
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Bwejuu Beach | South East Coast, Tanzania
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"breezes resort"
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"open water"
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"whole team"
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"a lot of fun"
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"in tip top shape"
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"warm temperature"
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"baraza resort"
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"nothing is too much trouble"
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"diving center"
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"lion fish"
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"pool session"
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"water entry"
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"blue spotted rays"
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"diving experience"
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"lots of marine life"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Rising Sun team was wonderful to meet, hang with and dive with. The instructors Axu, Wisse and Rebecka were very kind and amazing tutors. I took my open water license with my instructor Axu, who made me feel safe and able to enjoy the...More

Thank Lollan12
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

I did my basic SCUBA certification at Rising Sun. The training included time in the pool and two ocean dives. I received 1-1 training which was extremely helpful. My coach Tami was extremely patient as I am not the most confident swimmer. Without her coaxing...More

Thank Samir C
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

I dove with Rising Sun a few days, alone and with my family. Everything is in tip top shape, and the operation is well planned and executed. Very professional and friendly. Talk about full service: I didn't even have to bend down to put on...More

Thank Cambyse M
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing crew and amazing diving conditions. I would recommend this to all who is planning a vacation in this area!

Thank Hans K
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We went diving with the rising sun dive center for a 2 tank dive and it was well worth the money! We saw sting rays, lion fish, scorpion fish, frog fish, octopus and much more. The dive masters were great and help point out the...More

Thank Jono D
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Rising Sun Dive Center crew is really nice and helpful. I did my AOWD course with them in Tanzania. My instructor Axu had a very profesionally approached to his work. Each dive was really exciting with great fauna and flora. I highly recommend Rising Sun...More

Thank Aleksandra Z
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Enjoyed every aspect of our dive: from the enjoyable start at the lagoon, to the backward roll entry to the excellent reef.

Thank Darrin C
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Snorkeling day with Rising Sun was a pure joy. Starting from the meeting with Rebeca at their office located in beautiful Breeze Hotel in Dongwe. Rebeca prepared our equipment ( new and clean gears which I find super important) We were taken with their private...More

Thank Oliwia B
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

Had an amazing time diving with Axu and Rene. They were really professional and the experience was unique. I would recommend anyone to do the Padi certificate here! It´s located inside the Breezes Hotel, therefore, very convenient to stay here as well and enjoy the...More

Thank SagaKhan
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

The Dive Center is very organized and has good equipment. I met Axu, Rebecca and René, very good people and excellent professionals! The captains too! Rene is the best Spanish-speaking Instructor in Zanzibar! When I return to the island, I will undoubtedly dive with them...More

Thank Lucas P
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Nii K
20 December 2017|
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Hi. Yes you can pay cash or by credit card. Best to call/write first I think but you can also just walk in. Normally somebody is there all day
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Response from Monika R | Reviewed this property |
195$ for two Dives, totally worth it.
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rebecca at risingsun-zanzibar com
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