Diving in Zanzibar

Welcome to Rising Sun Dive Centre. The only PADI 5* Gold Palm and National Geographic Dive Centre in Zanzibar. Located on the untouched South East coast of the island, our dive centre was the first to discover this unexplored region. With over 19 years experience 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. If you would like more detailed information about the Scuba Diving facility please visit www.risingsun-zanzibar.com
100Ft of Diving
400Fish Species
65000Mts of reef


Because of its unique location there is always water in front of Zawadi and you can go snorkelling from the beach and admire the beautiful marine life of the Indian Ocean. The dive centre organizes daily snorkeling trips to the Oba-Oba lagoon. This shallow lagoon offers shelter to an incredible variety of small marine life and beautiful corals.

Stand Up Paddle boarding & Kayaking