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Dive Review of MozDivers/Zavora Lodge in
Africa/Zavora (Mozambique)

MozDivers/Zavora Lodge, Jun, 2013,

by Karl Wirth, MN, US ( 2 reports with 2 Helpful votes). Report 7140.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Bonaire, Grand Cayman, Costa Rica, Cozumel, Curacao, Dominica, Fiji, Galapagos, Hawaii, Israel, Philippines, Roatan, South Africa, Sulawesi, Tanzania, Turks and Caicos, Virgin Islands
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas surge
Water Temp 67 to 71 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 5
Water Visibility 9 to 65 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Being a remote destination, bottom depths and times were closely monitored and strictly enforced for our safety.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks 1 or 2
Turtles > 2 Whales > 2
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Padded bins are available for underwater cameras. These are loaded in the dive shop, and transported to the boat on a covered trailer towed by a tractor. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments Lions and Mantas and Whales, Oh My!

Imagine a place with nothing but miles of remote beaches, the continual sounds of roaring surf, and amazing diving. If you dive with MozDivers at Zavora Lodge, you will have all of this and more. But it may not come easy. Our drive from the airport in Johannesburg (South Africa) to Zavora was over roads that ranged from well-paved highways to poorly maintained dirt roads. You can easily choose a route, as we did, that allows a self-drive safari through Kruger and Limpopo National Parks, hence the Lions in the title. Special paperwork from the car rental company is needed at border crossings, but this can be easily obtained with prior permission and a modest fee from the rental agenc ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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