Diving in the Maldives is a truly unique experience! It is the best year-round diving destination in the Indian Ocean. Who doesn’t like to see Manta Rays and lots of them? Top it with some Whale Sharks and a beautiful vivid reef underneath where you can find small colorful creatures hiding among the corals, like the Ghost Pipe Fish and tiny Flatworms and you will not want to get out of the warm and clear water!
Join us on October 19-28, 2019 on a 7-night dive trip aboard the Carpe Novo Liveaboard. The Carpe Novo only began service in March 2016! This is a new 20-passenger, 140-foot wooden-hull safari yacht. Staffed by a crew of 13, the most experienced and qualified in the Maldives that will provide you with the best experience possible.
Early Bird Discount of $200USD per person until further notice!
DIVE TRIP QUICK FACTS:Expedition Dates:
October 18, 2019 - October 26, 2019Price: from $2325 USD Deposit Required: $1300 USD Booking Status: Currently Taking Reservations Trip Hosted By: Dive and More This is a partner trip! BOOK THIS ADVENTURE
We secured the best route for our group! Our trip will follow the special Central Route, starting at Baa Atoll and ending in Male. This itinerary offers the opportunity to spend more time with Whale Sharks and Mantas. For the photographers among you, this route promises the best variety of marine life and water conditions to get the best photos! This is good news for the non-photographers as well of course. This will require a short one-way local flight from Male to Baa Atoll, it is included in the price. You will need to arrive one day prior to boarding the liveaboard – that’s why we’ve included one night in Male already in the package!
What Is Included:
- 7 nights accommodation aboard the Carpe Novo Explorer October 19 – 26
- All meals and snacks.
- Coffee and Tea.
- 3 incredible dives per day.
- Tanks & weights.
- Round-trip transfer from the airport to the boat.
- Local flight from Male to Baa Atoll (Dharanvandhoo)
- 1 night accommodation in Male (Hotel Jen), October 18
- Photography workshop for those interested.
What Else You Need To Know:
Rates are per person, based on double occupancy. Early bird discount can be withdrawn at any time.
Not included: International airfare, Gratuities, Dive equipment, alcoholic beverages and soda, dinner on day of arrival, travel insurance.
Accepted form of payments vary per trip, please inquire.
Deposit amount increases closer to departure.
OUR DIVE SHOP TRAVEL PARTNERS
Dive and More
Dare To Dream!
As partners of “Mozaik UW Cameras” and “UnderwaterPhotography.com”, we at Dive and More have years of experience in the diving and underwater photography industry. Previously known as “Aqua Spirit Dive Expeditions”, we changed our company name to be able to accommodate our unique take on Dive “plus” trips – from Photo & Video Workshops, to Yoga, Dance, Fashion, Food etc.
Our goal is to create tailor made dive trips for our community, encompassing a unique perspective on marine life and photography and a full diving experience which would create a lifetime of memories.
We want to share our love for the ocean with the world, one person at a time.
On most of our dive trips, we combine underwater photography workshops for photographers at all levels. Our professional guides conducts one-on-one sessions during the workshops, working with each of the participants using their own gear and level of expertise.
Our guide will also bring along different sets of housings and lighting for the participants to try out during the trip. Non-photographers are welcome as well of course. They will surely enjoy the wonderful diving and even get amazing photos of themselves underwater!We promise small groups, personal attention and listening to all your needs and preferences.
We welcome you to take part in our vision and embark on a fantastic journey to explore the wonders of the ocean!
Ran, our leading photo expert and trip leader is an experience photographer and photography instructor. Check out his personal website here