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Maldives ... idyllic coral atolls ...  engaging manta rays, sharks & whalesharks, too

Reefs, pinnacles, and intriguing channels ... ripping currents ... colourful soft corals ... beautiful schools of colorful fish ... hammerheads, reef sharks and eagle rays .... whalesharks, mantas virtually guaranteed ... plus some great macro dives..  

Questions ?  We can help you sort out which boat, which itinerary & when to go  ......  Cheers, Dom

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Emperor Atoll

Maldives Emperor Voyager Gr Deals Set 475x425 Very special New Year's rate
1295 € + Free Nitrox
 
December 31 - January 7
7 nights
Best of Maldives itinerary

Serious divers love Emperor Atoll. With a maximum of 12 guests you never feel you’re in the water with half the diving world and her 26 metre length means there’s no shortage of space.  This cruise covers several atolls: Rasdhoo Atoll, North & South Ari Atolls, Vaavu Atoll, North & South Male Atolls.   Enjoy a dive holiday that gives you all you could wish for from the iconic sites - channels, drifts and pinnacles  - mantas, whale sharks and mesmerising marine life of so many varieties. 

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Horizon III New Year Trip at Promotional Rate

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$1595 includes 12% GST
aboard Horizon III
Male - Vaavu - Ari - Male

7-
night trip
December 31, 2017 -  January 07, 2018

This trip is called a “Classic Atolls” trips because it includes a beautiful mix of everything:  sharks, rays, napoleons, mantas, corals, sometimes mantas at night, whaleshark, an exciting wreck dive...
Deluxe cabin upgrade $180 per room per night.  Filled with light, this spacious liveaboard provides common areas as well as guest cabins which are airy, bright and welcoming and she features wooden flooring throughout the boat.

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Duke of York ... New Year Trip Final 3 Spaces

Maldives Duke of York Manta Trust Gr Deals Set 475x425 optCelebrate the New Year !
Central Atolls aboard Duke of York
December 30 - January 7
8-night trip
$3045 + Green tax $42 + free nitrox

The 36-meters long and 11-meters wide DUKE OF YORK boasts 4 levels with indoor parquet flooring and teak on the main deck, is accompanied by a comfortable DHONI used for diving, snorkeling, fishing, marine activities and to land on sand banks/desert islands. Along with the more traditional diving techniques we are able to offer cruises with the assistance and material to dive with rebreathers.  Onboard NITROX is free of charge.

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Shark Project Maldives

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Manta & Whalesharks focus

Maldives Master
March 25 - April 1   ...  7-night trip
$2450  &  $2575

While marine biologist Elke Bojanowski was studying shark behaviour in the Red Sea, she founded Project Shark.  She has been able to broaden the scope of research to increase knowledge and data about mantas and whale sharks in the Maldives. You can join Project Shark on board the Maldives Master and assist in this valuable research. Project Shark works together with the Manta Trust which possesses the most comprehensive database of Maldives manta information. 

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Duke of York ... Manta Trust Program

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Duke of York at Baa, Raa & Lhaviyani Atolls
October 22 - 29   
7-night trip
$2050 + Green tax  + free Nitrox

Timed to coincide with the strongest monsoon winds & lunar currents, which influence the movements & feeding habits of manta rays, this trip will use the knowledge of Manta Trust experts to find the feeding aggregations, identify the individuals & allow divers to immerse themselves in a manta feeding-frenzy.  The luxurious Duke of York provides all the creature-comforts you desire while on this unique adventure.  

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Manta Trust Program

Manta Trust Logo large optWhat is the Manta Trust & what are Manta Trust Expeditions?

The Manta Trust takes a multidisciplinary approach to the worldwide conservation of manta rays and their habitat through dedicated science and research projects.

One core focus of the Manta Trust expeditions is ensuring that divers leave at the end of the trip with an increased awareness of the threats facing the manta population worldwide ...  as well as increased knowledge of how to help.

On-board workshops allow divers to develop the skills necessary to identify the animals they see on a Manta Trust trip ... and to continue the work on future dive trips by submitting photos on-line to the Manta Trust’s global database.

The Manta Trust operates projects all around the world in top manta ray dive destinations. At each of these locations the project leaders have the expertise to ensure that divers receive an enriching experience.

We will update you on future trips as we receive the information  .... but, please don't hesitate to contact us for more information in the meantime.

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