Dive Center

Opening hours

Big Blue Divers open every day from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm. On bank holidays, the times may vary.

Dive Schedule

We have a weekly schedule with 2 dives on every day:
    - Morning Dive: departure 9:30 am | return ca. 11:30 am
    - Noon Dive: departure 12:00 am | return ca. 2:00 pm
      and/or
    - Afternoon Dive: departure 2:00 pm | return ca. 4:00 pm

On some days we schedule trips with Two Tank Dives to the more remote dive sites:
    - Two Tank Dive: departure 9:30 am | return ca. 2:00 pm

Our most popular day trip with creole BBQ on the beach is scheduled usually once a week.

Night dives are offered on request - taking into account the divers diving skills, as well as the weather and sea conditions.

Equipment & Compressor

Rental equipment:
    - 22 MARES scuba regulators complete with octopus, depth gauge, pressure gauge
    - 22 MARES Vector Chrome Jackets in sizes XXS to XL
    - 10 dive computers
    - MARES fins & masks in usual sizes

Rental wetsuits for Children, Ladies and Men in sizes 3XS to 3XL:
    - 36 MARES 3mm shorty wetsuits
    - 14 MARES 3mm long wetsuits
    - 8 MARES 5mm long wetsuits

- 80 x 12l INT-valve aluminium cylinders
The amount ensures that we always have full tanks available for the next scheduled dive.
Our BAUER Mini Verticus ensures pure air for you to enjoy your dives with us.

For children we also have suitable equipment in small sizes, long wetsuits, shortys and 4 x 7l aluminium tanks.

First Aid equipment (intern. standard) and 3 emergency oxygen provider devices for boats and center.

Boats

There are two boats – Big Blue Spirit and Blue Spirit:

Blue Magic is a 10m (33ft) open version catamaran with cabin, toilet facility and sun-protection:
    - 2 x 225 HP outboard engines
    - max. 18 divers
    - 50 cylinders rack
    - navigation equipment (intern. standard) incl. GPS and Fish-finder
    - safety equipment (intern. standard)

This boat is designed to take you to the more remote dive sites even beyond La Digue on our popular day trips. Big Blue Spirit is currently undergoing renovation works.

Blue Spirit is an 8m (26ft) open version catamaran with sun-protection:
    - 2 x 200 HP outboard engine
    - max. 14 divers
    - 27 cylinders rack
    - navigation equipment (intern. standard) incl. GPS and Fish-finder
    - safety equipment (intern. standard)