Snorkeling

Snorkeling for
conservation​

Snorkeling in our house reef

Best start to your day

Our house reef, directly in front of the resort, lies within The Kwanini Conservation Area. Hundreds of species of marine life and crystal clear tropical waters make this a must for all nature lovers. Our boat captain and snorkel guides will accompany you and spot all our usual reef inhabitants, and all before breakfast. Best time of the day.

Snorkeling excursion​ with boat

Visit the best snorkeling reefs

Experience the vast numbers of marine life and reefs through the clear blue waters of Pemba Island in our chosen snorkeling spots. You will be taken out with a guide and shown the colourful, vibrant life, lying just under the surface.

Diver Propulsion Vehicle

Enhance your snorkeling adventure

Driver Propulsion Vehicle (DPV) allows you to effortlessly glide through the water and explore more of the vibrant marine life. Cover greater distances with less effort, enjoy longer dive times, and experience the underwater world like never before.

FAQ

Frequently asked questions

While snorkeling on Pemba Island, you can expect to see a diverse range of marine life, including colorful reef fish, sea turtles, rays, and various coral species. The island’s healthy reefs are home to a wide variety of marine creatures, offering an exciting underwater experience.

Yes, snorkeling on Pemba Island is generally safe. Always follow the guidance of your snorkeling guide, use the provided safety equipment, and be mindful of the marine environment. It’s important to stay within designated snorkeling areas and be aware of ocean conditions.

No prior experience is needed to snorkel on Pemba Island. Snorkeling is suitable for all ages and skill levels. Our instructors ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.

Diving coral and fish @ The Manta Resort Pemba Island
The Ocean @ The Manta Resort Pemba Island

Pricing

A lifelong experience that supports marine conservation

All revenues are donated to the local Marine Conservation Area Committee and rangers. Further donations are very welcome and appreciated. Our conservation boxes can be found at the diving centre and main lounge area.

7am – 8am …………………….$20/person

Nearby reef …………………….$30/person

Njao/Fundo …………………..$60/Person

DPV rental ……………………$

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  • Please note that our resort is fully inclusive. 
  • The Resort has a 3 night minimum stay policy.
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Diving
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Ngalawa Sunset Cruise
Ngalawa Sunset Cruise
Pemba Inland Excursion
Pemba Inland Excursion
Fishing
Fishing
Sandbank Excursion
Sandbank Excursion
Snorkeling
Snorkeling
The Standard Garden Rooms
The Standard Garden Rooms
The Superior Garden Rooms
The Superior Garden Rooms
The Seafront Villas
The Seafront Villas
The Seafront Family Villa
The Seafront Family Villa
The Underwater Room
The Underwater Room