Liveaboard – Cruise – Diving
Nakadive offers cruises and diving cruises to the west coast of Madagascar, the Mozambique Channel and the Eparses Islands (Europa, Bassas da India…). Embark on a diving cruise and enjoy exceptional visibility on rarely visited dive sites. Embark on a diving cruise and enjoy exceptional visibility on rarely visited dive sites.
The 17m long and 5m20 wide boat is perfectly equipped for deep-sea navigation with a satellite link, a 12-seater life support, therapeutic oxygen for scuba diving…
The boat has 5 double cabins, 3 bathrooms, a large saloon, a kitchenette. Our motorized dinghies ensure the safe recovery of divers. Our motorized dinghies ensure the safe recovery of divers.
Being based close to Nosy Be we propose as destination the Mitsio archipelago in the north of Nosy Komba and the Radama archipelago in the south which are very interesting areas for diving We also propose you dives further offshore on the shallow waters.
The dives take place according to your level, in general, we practice 2 dives per day and sometimes night dives. The boat allows us to dive on remote and often isolated sites, it is almost impossible to meet other groups during our dives.
4 sails: mainsail, genoa, staysail and spinnaker
Motor 140 CV, Yanmar
90 l/h desalinator
Radar, Navtex, AIS
A 12-seater lifeboat
Fire and gas detection
1 depth sounder 3D and 1 sounder 2D
2 compressors Bauer
10 x 12l steel blocks
5 complete equipments
15 litres of medical oxygen
Scuba diving computers, torches, ballast
ETEL is a 54-foot cutter, 5m20 wide, equipped for ocean cruising.
Dive out of the ordinary for experienced divers. Level 2 or Advance Open Water. Grade 2 or Advance Open Water.
Nakadive sails to Europa, Bassa da India, Juan de Nova, the Glorieuses…
The boat has all the safety equipment for navigation on the high seas.
Antitorono – Nosy Komba – NOSY BE 207 MADAGASCAR
Questions / Advice
What is the sailing area of Nakadive?
Madagascar, Tanzania, Mozambique, Eparse Islands, Seychelles…
What kind of diving does Nakadive offer?
Dives out of the ordinary on sites presenting drop offs, caves and very cut reliefs, where according to the season, it is possible to meet the big pelagics.
Is it possible to dive in the Eparses Islands?
Yes, the dives are superb, even impressive: sharks, wrecks, etc. On the other hand, there are few shores stays on Europa and Juan De Nova because of the incredible density of mosquitoes and the authorities. There are few shores stays on Europa and Juan De Nova because of the incredible density of mosquitoes and the authorities.
Nakadive only offers diving cruises?
What do we eat on board a cruise?
The cuisine is prepared with fresh local products according to the season and the arrivals, and of course the fishing. The chef also takes care of special requests. The chef also takes care of special requests. To know more about the chef’s table