March 16th, 2017 Comments off

0317 scuba diver Cover shot 740x1024 300x415 FREE issues of new Scuba Diver magazine!

 

 

FREE issues of new Scuba Diver magazine!

Fancy getting two FREE issues of the new Scuba Diver magazine?

The team are offering a 2-issue free trial – just follow this link, fill in your details and they’re yours!

 
February 28th, 2017 Comments off

1216 whale shark silhouette 300x450 The return of FREE Maldives Photo Workshops with Jordi Chias Following Emperor Maldives’ highly successful free photo workshop trips in 2016, they are back in the Maldives as follows:

Join highly acclaimed photographer, Jordi Chias, who will once again be sharing his vast experience and the workshops for FREE!

Emperor Orion
3 – 10 December 2017
Best of Maldives

OR

Emperor Serenity
10 – 17 December 2017
Best of Maldives.

Prices start from €1869 

What do you get? Jordi will be onboard offering a FREE mini Photography Workshop for guests who would like to improve their underwater and general photography www.uwaterphoto.com and make the most of his 16 years’ experience.

With work published in many different media and recognized with prominent mentions, among them the BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year, Jordi has a wealth of knowledge that guests can tap into during the week.

During the trip he will give daily talks, reviews and comments on guests’ images in order to improve results as well as sharing techniques to help with computer picture processing at basic level.

Guests must bring their own cameras. Also, although not a speciality, Jordi can help improve video skills.

For more information, email our friendly, knowledgeable team today.

 

 
February 26th, 2017 Comments off

Now  just 25% on a single supplement on Scubaspa Ying 

0117 scubaspa collage 300x300 Singles supplement    NOT 50% extra to pay but just 25% Lots of dates available but here’s a starter for you…

18 – 25 March
Best of Maldives
Seastar cabin
2653 USD
Single supplement just 663.25 USD instead of 1326.50 USD

17 – 24 June
Best of Maldives
Seastar cabin
2268 USD
Single supplement just 567 USD instead of 1134 USD

Seastar cabin:

These sumptuous and spacious Sea Star Cabins are situated on the lower deck. Each is air-conditioned with ensuite. All have a king-size double bed, some with a third bed and each has two opening port lights.

Exclusively designed around your total well-being, Scubaspa combines scuba diving on board a luxury liveaboard in one of the most beautiful oceans in the world.

And it gets better! There’s a comprehensive range of the finest treatments in a luxury spa delivered by a team of professionals for deep relaxation, tranquillity and joy.

As you would expect on a luxury liveaboard, whatever cabin or suite you choose you will enjoy spacious accommodation, finished to the highest standard. You’ll have full control of your own climate thanks to the individual air-conditioning units. There is under-bed luggage storage and wardrobes and your ensuite bathroom has been designed to make use of all available space by some of the finest craftsmen in the Maldives.

Choose from three packages: Scuba, Spa, Scuba & Spa

Your SCUBA holiday package includes:
Transfer from and to the airport (on regular arrival and departure days)
Full board accommodation
Welcome drink
Unlimited drinking water
Canned juices and selection of specialty teas and coffees available free every morning until the end of breakfast at 09:30
15-17 dives/week (tank & weight)
Yoga classes every morning
Snorkeling, equipment included
BBQ on a sandy island
Sunset cocktail with alcoholic drinks at the courtesy of Scubaspa on farewell night
Excursions

Your SPA holiday package includes as above but with 8 Spa treatments included.

Your  SCUBA & SPA package includes as above plus 6 dives/week (tank & weight), 4 Spa treatments.

Not included: International flight, diving equipment, alcohol, soft drinks, juices, services not mentioned above.

Further special packages, including a Honeymoon package, are available on request.

This applies to all bookings made from today until the end of the March 2017

Discover more dates and info about Scubaspa Ying here.

Email us today and book info@maldivesdivetravel.com

 
February 22nd, 2017 Comments off

emperor atoll boat1 300x199 Spotlight on Emperor AtollMV Emperor Atoll is a popular liveaboard sailing from Male and is perfect for small groups of up to 12 guests in 6 twin-berth cabins. Shel measures 26 metres and offers 6 twin/double ensuite cabins. Each has a full-size double bed with a single bunk bed above, air-con and fan.

Dive routes are designed to show divers the ‘big stuff’ and include ‘Best of the Maldives’, ‘Sharktastic’ and ‘Pelagic Magic’. A professional Cruise Director is there to make sure you enjoy the very best dive holiday experience.

Nitrox is FREE of charge and all diving is done from her dedicated Dhoni, giving you more room on board and no need to manouevre your diving equipment.

Dive centres and small groups can charter the boat exclusively and if you are a group of experienced divers then the guides can arrange more challenging dives for you. Please contact us for ‘full charter rates’.

What’s included when you book?
•    Shared cabin; 7 nights; 6 days’ diving, 3 meals a day; afternoon snacks; 1 BBQ dinner on uninhabited island (weather allowing); unlimited drinking water, tea, coffee; total of 17 dives (inc 1 night dive); guide, tanks, weights. Free Nitrox; return airport transfer; Government taxes and bed tax; Male city tour (on request); separate diving dhoni
•    Not included: Flight, diving equipment, alcohol, soft drinks, juices. WiFi – 20 USD per week, payable on board

Click here to discover more on Emperor Atoll
or email our friendly, knowledgeable team today

 
February 15th, 2017 Comments off

best price guarantee en  Best Price Guarantee   guaranteed!Your Best Price Guarantee
Don’t pay more for your Maldives diving holiday than you need to!

We are pleased to offer you our Best Price Guarantee. With us, booking is made easy so you can focus on the really exciting bit – preparing for your next underwater adventure!

Here’s what we will do … 
We will beat any competitor’s price for the same holiday online on any boat that we offer.

How does it work? 
1. Send us the quote you got from another travel agent showing their price.
2. The quote has to show your name, the ship’s name and the travel dates.
3. Email the quote to info@maldivesdivetravel.com
4. We will get back to you with a better price.

How is this possible? 
The short and simple answer is that we sell so many holiday packages that we can negotiate the best deals for you. We already offer the most competitive prices on the Internet. However, if you find a liveaboard on another site priced lower than ours, we guarantee we’ll beat it!

Get the best experience, the best selection and the best service at the best prices available!

Please note: Best price offer is only valid for private individuals and new bookings. We reserve the right to refuse a quote as applicable for the best price guarantee offer.

Click here to book your holiday
or email our friendly, knowledgeable team today

 
February 10th, 2017 Comments off

It pays to be single!
Usually 50% singles supplement now just 25% on your diving holiday on Scubaspa Ying. 

0117 scubaspa collage 150x150 25% low single supplement on Scubaspa Ying   usually 50% Lots of dates available but here’s a starter for you…

18 – 25 March
Best of Maldives
Seastar cabin
2653 USD
Single supplement just 663.25 USD instead of 1326.50 USD

Seastar cabin:

The sumptuous and spacious Sea Star Cabins are situated on the lower deck. Each is air-conditioned with ensuite. All have a king-size double bed, some with a third bed and each has two opening port lights.

Exclusively designed around your total well-being, Scubaspa combines scuba diving on board a luxury liveaboard in one of the most beautiful oceans in the world.

And it gets better! There’s a comprehensive range of the finest treatments in a luxury spa delivered by a team of professionals for deep relaxation, tranquillity and joy.

As you would expect on a luxury liveaboard, whatever cabin or suite you choose you will enjoy spacious accommodation, finished to the highest standard. You’ll have full control of your own climate thanks to the individual air-conditioning units. There is under-bed luggage storage and wardrobes and your ensuite bathroom has been designed to make use of all available space by some of the finest craftsmen in the Maldives.

Choose from three packages: Scuba, Spa, Scuba & Spa

Your SCUBA holiday package includes:
Transfer from and to the airport (on regular arrival and departure days)
Full board accommodation
Welcome drink
Unlimited drinking water
Canned juices and selection of specialty teas and coffees available free every morning until the end of breakfast at 09:30
15-17 dives/week (tank & weight)
Yoga classes every morning
Snorkeling, equipment included
BBQ on a sandy island
Sunset cocktail with alcoholic drinks at the courtesy of Scubaspa on farewell night
Excursions

Your SPA holiday package includes as above but with 8 Spa treatments included.

Your  SCUBA & SPA package includes as above plus 6 dives/week (tank & weight), 4 Spa treatments.

Not included: International flight, diving equipment, alcohol, soft drinks, juices, services not mentioned above.

Further special packages, including a Honeymoon package, are available on request.

This applies to all bookings made from today until the end of the March 2017

Discover more dates and info about Scubaspa Ying here.

Email us today and book info@maldivesdivetravel.com

 

 
February 6th, 2017 Comments off

0117 whale shark on Orion 3 300x225 Watch this fab video of sharks from Emperor Serenity

 

 

Sharks & macro life!

Watch this super video of dives at Vaavu Atoll just the other day from Emperor Serenity.

Click to watch here or click the picture.

 
February 3rd, 2017 Comments off

0616 Emperor Voyager collage 300x150  Meet Emperor Voyager | A rather super liveaboard

 

Emperor Voyager is a welcoming modern, spacious liveaboard built to a high standard. At 30 metres, she accommodates 20 guests in 7 twin (choice of decks) and 3 double cabins, all ensuite with air-con and a fan.

 

 

Why choose Emperor Voyager?

  • Modern liveaboard with the comforts of home
  • Dine al fresco with aperitifs on comfy sofas
  • Visit a local island for a BBQ under the stars
  • Manta dives, dives with man-sized nurse sharks & whale sharks
  • FREE Nitrox

Have a ‘Happy Valentine’s Day’
11 – 18 February
Best of Maldives
1946 Euro

18 – 25 February
Best of Maldives
1946 Euro

Spring is in the air!
22 – 29 April
Best of Maldives
1743 Euro

6 – 13 May
Best of Maldives
1694 Euro

Get ready for summer
3 – 10 June
Best of Maldives
1526 Euro

Discover more about Emperor Voyager here

There are lots more dates for diving the Best of Maldives from Emperor Leo and other liveaboards. Click here for more!

 
February 2nd, 2017 Comments off

0117 Serenity engagement collage 300x150 Diane and Collin share the LOVE on Emperor Serenity Congratulations to Diane and Collin on their engagement! And what better way to celebrate than joining Emperor Serenity for a wonderful trip!

Discover more about Emperor Serenity and get a little love in your life!
Email us today and book info@maldivesdivetravel.com

 

 
January 30th, 2017 Comments off

Maldives holidays MV Leo 150x150  Roar away to the Maldives with Emperor LeoEmperor Leo tames some of the best dive routes in the Maldives.

Some taster dates here for 2017 but lots more available:

19 – 26 February
7 nights
South Central 7 Atolls
2219 EUR

26 February – 5 March
7 nights
Deep South & Southern Sharks
2478 EUR

2 – 9 April
7 nights
Best of Maldives
1918 EUR

Discover more about Emperor Leo here

There are lots more dates for diving the Best of Maldives from Emperor Leo and other liveaboards. Click here for more!