Diving Maldives Liveaboards
Maldives Luxury Liveaboards for
M/V Vita Explorer, the newest addition to the Explorer Ventures Fleet. The
Vita is scheduled for her first voyage on Feb. 27, 2011. Please click on
schedule for information on departure dates.
M/V Vita Explorer is a completely newly built vessel and will be accompanied
by a specially designed new 61 foot diving dhoni (diving tender) to meet
the needs and comfort of the divers today. Both vessels are made out of wood
and built in the Maldives .
M/V Vita Explorer, luxurious liveaboards , mainly
focusing on the dive industry by offering itineraries with standard up to 3
dives a day with 10 guest cabins divided in 3 categories over 3 decks and
can cater for a maximum of 20 divers.
The diving is good throughout the year. The vessel’s
itineraries are designed to take advantage of the changing conditions and to
take divers to the best diving areas for the different seasons. The
visibility is usually at its peak in December/January (sometimes well over
100 feet!). Mantas can be seen throughout the year with the best
feeding-station encounters typically during the May-November time frame.
Whale sharks are also seen most every month of the year, with the highest
concentration seen in the monsoon transition months of April-May and
October-November. The water temperatures remain a toasty 80-85º throughout
the year. Most divers are comfortable with a 3mm wetsuit.
The MV Carpe Vita is brand new luxury 38 m long motor safari yacht with a
wooden hull, designed and built by an experienced Maldivian boat builder
which will be completed in January 2011. It has 3 decks plus a sundeck.
The lower deck has
- 6 standard cabins
- 2 separate staff cabins
- The engine room
- Crew compartment
On the main deck you will find
- AC acclimatized lounge/restaurant area, with a coffee / tea /buffet
table offering you coffee/tea throughout the day. It also has a wide
flat screen TV, DVD/MP3 player, in house sound system, library and
comfortable sitting area with plug points for laptop use.
- Outside in front of the lounge area there is another sitting area in
the shade with comfortable cushions, where you could have your afternoon
tea while cruising and taking in the beautiful colors of the Indian
- The galley and a spacious cold room
- Linen storage room
- Dive rental storage area
- Business centre with internet and all business centre facilities.
- Camera table
- Camera recharging table
- Separate toilet
- A platform at the back of the main deck with two fresh water showers
- Two comfortable superior rooms
From the outside as well as from the inside a staircase will lead you to the
upper deck and bridge area with
- Bridge area with sofa seating area to accompany the captain while
driving the boat
- Outside shaded sitting area in front of the bridge with fabulous
- Our beautiful and very spacious two Suite rooms.
- Main open air dining area and bar where you will be served semi
buffet meals prepared by our fine dining chef while enjoying our fine
selection of (non) alcoholic beverages.
From the dining area a staircase ultimately leads you to a spacious sun
deck, which is partially shaded and has a
a sitting area in the middle and some lounge chairs to catch that nice tan.
Cabins : MV/Vita has 10 comfortable cabins of different standards divided
over 3 decks. The different cabin types are suite (2), superior (2) and
standard (6). All cabins have individually controlled AC, safety deposit
boxes and TV screens with DVD players and their own private bathrooms. The
electricity voltage on board is of 220V and the plugs are of 3 pins US type.
All the cabins have a name of a sea life creature instead of a number.
Suite: The very spacious suite cabins, our Whale shark and Manta
cabins are located at the upper deck. The cabins have king size (California)
beds which can be separated in two super single beds (39 inches), a wide
flat screen TV plus DVD/MP3 player, desk/chair/dresser, two hanging closets,
windows throughout the side of the cabin, bathroom with dual sink, bath tub
and separate shower cubicle.
Superior ; The two superior cabins, the Shark and Turtle cabins located on
the main deck with king size beds which can be separated in two super single
beds and desk/chair/dresser, hanging closet, large windows, private en-suite
bathroom and shower cubicle.
Standard : A total of 6 standard cabins, Dolphin, Octopus, Lion fish, Moray
Eel, Lobster and Anemone fish are located on the cabin deck below the main
deck. All cabins have one queen size bed and and super single bed,
desk/chair, dresser, private en-suite bathrooms with showers
Rates Carpe Vita
Carpe Vita takes full charter, half charter as well as individual
booking requests. A tentative schedule you will find separately, which
will be updated on a regular basis.
Carpe Vita caters for 7 and 10 night cruises. The cruises normally leave
every Sunday unless in the event of 10 night cruises departure days
in time will be between 2.30 pm. In case of early
arrival guests will be met by our representatives and will have the
option to wait at the airport or arrangements could be made to use the
facilities of the nearby airport hotel for an extra charge of 67 USD p/p
until check-in time for the boat. Check out time will be latest by
8 am on the day of departure.
rates from November 1, 2015 onwards till April 30, 2016. Summer rates
from April 30, 2015 till November 1, 2015. Rates for surf of fishing
charters are available upon request.
deck VIP rooms features individually controlled air conditioning
systems, as well as a king size (Canadian) or super single beds,
dresser, hanging closets, large windows, flat panel TV/HD
player, private ensuite bathroom with dual sinks, separate
shower and bath. Staterooms 1&2
|November 2016/May 2017
Superior rooms,each have a king size bed which can be divided in
two super singles and desk, dresser, hanging closet, large
windows, individually controlled air conditioning systems, flat
panel TV/HD player, private ensuite bathroom with shower.
|November 2016/May 2017
deck Standard rooms: each room provides individually controlled
air conditioning, one queen bed and one super single bed,
desk/chair, dresser, hanging closet, TV/HD player, portholes,
private ensuite bathroom with shower. Staterooms 5,6,7,8,9 & 10
|November 2016/May 2017
- 7 nights or 10 nights aboard the vessel
- 3 meals daily, plus between-dive snacks
- Up to 4 dives daily (except for on day of arrival
and day before departure) including one or two night dives
- Use of tanks, weights and belts
- Non alcoholic beverages and 2 glasses or beer or
wine with dinner
- Airport transfers on the days of
- GST 12%
Packages Do Not Include:
- Rental, instruction, nitrox and retail charges
- Green tax of 6 USD p/p per night
from November 2015 onwards
- Special trips marked with a star in the schedule
will have an additional fuel surcharge and/or a domestic flight
- Crew gratuities
- Extra alcoholic drinks
- Trip cancellation and dive insurance
For every group of 5 paying guests you will get 1
space free of charge in a standard cabin.
A group of 12 will ultimately
pay for only 10 people! Free space is limited to a maximum of 2 free per
departure unless otherwise specified.
All information is subject to change without notice.
- Deposit of a 30% Not Refundable
required for any booking. Customers will receive our invoice by e-mail,
Customers pay by bank transfer .
- Balance of 70% paid 90 days from
departure date, Not Refundable.
- Customers refund will be applied, Less
5%, if Mechanical Engine Problem that do not
permit the boat to departure, and not been replaced to anther boat .
- Customers not show up on departure Date
OR Time will result on No Refund.
- We cannot be held financially responsible for any
changes in itinerary due to weather conditions, political problems or
civil unrest, We will not be responsible on any service on board of any
different in prices from any party.
- All Customer must carry a travel insurance, we will
not be hold responsible for flight delay , loss of privet articles , as
well diving insurance incase of DCS emergency .
- Payment : You will receive an e-mail
invoice . Once we received the payment we will send you a full
confirmation and Your Voucher.
- Our Banks Information's
Singapore USD $ Account
Bank: HSBC Singapore
Bank Address :Branch HSBC Plaza Singapura
68 Orchard Road #B1-05
SWIFT Code : HSBCSGSG
: Amr Ahmed Saleh Nour
Account USD number : 242-046514-270
Instead of ABA Routing Number,
Swift Code, which is HSBCSGSG.
Bank: HSBC Bank USA New York
Swift address: MRMDUS33
Federal wire: 021 001 088
www.divingmaldives.org copy right Amr Nour
20 Cecil Street Equity Plaza 049705 Singapore