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Nakupenda Diving Center

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Kikadini, Jambiani, Tanzania
+255 627 015 246
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New great experience!!!

I was in Jambiani for 2 weeks on vacation. I tried the diving discovery experience for my first... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Eli_NO_00
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Padua, Italy
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Great team! beautiful place!

I really enjoyed diving with the Nakupenda Team! They are very nice and helpful and I felt very... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
irinab133
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Kiel, Germany
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Kikadini, Jambiani, Tanzania
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Jambiani for 2 weeks on vacation. I tried the diving discovery experience for my first time in “Nakupenda Diving Center”. I love it!! Then i did snorkelling outside the reef with them, enjoying the different species and colourful fishes. I recommend it!!!!...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

I really enjoyed diving with the Nakupenda Team! They are very nice and helpful and I felt very safe! Diving with them was a great experience! I hope I can come again! :)

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

nice views, we had 2 dives and tour for both was great, also we got fruits in between dives. divong master was veru friendly and relaxed. ono more thong is that you can pay by card withc is rare in zanzibar :)

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Even though it was the off season I still ventured out with Nakupenda Dive Centre for a 2 dive trip. The gear looked good, in fact looked quite new so I initially felt comfortable. There was no proper briefing for the first dive, no warning...More

2  Thank Dineo S
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waltersub56, Proprietario at Nakupenda Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017
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ci tengo a precisare che sono 35 anni che faccio questo mestiere per cui la nostra professionalità è garantita. Prima...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Have dived many times and can honestly say that this was a farce. There were 10 of us, 5 snorkelers and 5 divers. It was actually scarily dangerous conditions twice during the course of the day. Some main points... Lied about having kids size gear...More

1  Thank LilyLangatree
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waltersub56, Proprietario at Nakupenda Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017
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Premesso che al vostro arrivo già ci chiedevate un notevole sconto giustificandolo con la bassa stagione, vi si veniva accordato....More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We had a very good time with Antonella, Walter and their staff! They are extremely welcoming and very expert divers. We did a very thorough "discovery" training where we were explained and we practiced the most important skills needed for our dive as beginners. The...More

Thank lucia p
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Highly recommended diving center. We had our first diving experience with Nakupenda and enjoyed passing the course with ease thanks to the great instructors. The perfect balance between professionalism and familiarity. A great place to be pleased with the local fauna and flora. We had...More

1  Thank juliaekker
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

I was checked all three diving Centres in Paje and Jambiani. Ali from Nakupenda - also known as Blue Ocean or Easy Blue DC was advised by our Hotel owner Steve. The Ali was in Stone town so we are redirected to Ibrahim which is...More

Thank JurijBa
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

The Nakupenda team is fun to be around, but also very serious when it comes to diving. Abdalla was an exceptional instructor for the PADI Open Water Course and the other dives and snorkeling trips went smoothly as well. As in many other diving centers,...More

Thank andradraghiciu
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

Hello All, if you go to Zanzibar to explore underwater life please don't forget to visit Jambiani Lagoon and especially to do this with Nakupenda Dive Center. The owners Walter and Antonella and the local Staff : Juma, Mumba, Ibrahim .... are really happy to...More

Thank sarafromitaly2016
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Rita S
27 September 2017|
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Hello yes is possible to do snorkeling in Jambiani inside the lagoon and in Mnemba Island (for Mnemba we have need minimum 4 snorker) Thank you
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