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Cabins

10

Length / Width

38 m / 10 m

Year built

2010 

Rental equip.

YES ($)

Internet

YES ($)

Nitrox

FREE

Highlights

  • The MV Carpe Vita won the 'Leading Liveaboard Brand 2016' for the Maldives region and offers itineraries tracking world-class hotspots across the central and southern Maldives
  • If marine life is your thing, you'll be spoilt, with manta cleaning stations, whale sharks, hammerheads, reef sharks, tiger sharks, thresher sharks
  • Three stunning decks to relax and enjoy spectacular views of the Indian Ocean, as well as a spacious jacuzzi on the sun deck
  • Hotel-style staterooms and superb service ensure your experience at sea is enjoyable, with all modern amenities onboard to help you dive and relax in style
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Booking process

1. BOOKING

Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot

2. CONFIRMATION

We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final

3. 48H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation terms

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 30% (downpayment)
  • 120 days before trip start: 70% (balance)

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • Full refund will be provided if you cancel more than 365 days prior to arrival
  • 10% of the undiscounted trip price (= full price before discount) will be charged if you cancel between 365 and 240 days prior to arrival
  • 20% of the undiscounted trip price (= full price before discount) will be charged if you cancel between 240 and 180 days prior to arrival
  • 30% of the undiscounted trip price (= full price before discount) will be charged if you cancel between 180 and 90 days prior to arrival
  • 100% of the undiscounted trip price (= full price before discount) will be charged if you cancel less than 90 days prior to arrival

Cabins

Description

Experience your next diving adventure in the Maldives with MV Carpe Vita Explorer

The M/V Carpe Vita Explorer, began service in February 2011 as a very luxurious addition to the Explorer Ventures Fleet. This 20-passenger, 125-foot wooden-hull safari yacht, along with her 60-foot custom matching dhoni (dive tender), was built by one of the Maldives most accomplished boat builders. It provides guests with an exceptional and luxurious yachting experience, large, hotel-style Staterooms, Jacuzzi and unmatched open-air comfort!

To ensure your Dive Safari Holiday becomes a memorable experience, every aspect of MV Carpe Vita Explorer's design, itinerary and menu have received detailed attention. The diving, the leisure activities, the luxury and comfort found aboard the MV Carpe Vita Explorer easily compare to those of any hotel on land.

What you can expect

The MV Carpe Vita Explorer is a beautiful Yacht, set to discover the fascinating Underwater World of the Maldives. The MV Carpe Vita Explorer's itineraries were arranged so the dive sites can be visited at the perfect time. Moreover, it differentiates itself from other liveaboards by providing the best in personalized accommodation, services and facilities.

The MV Carpe Vita Explorer has 3 types of cabins. VIP Suites on the Upper Deck, and 2 types of Stateroom on the Main and Lower Decks. The boat is equipped with air-conditioning. For entertainment and activities as well as great diving, the MV Carpe Vita Explorer offers karaoke, movies, audio-video entertainment and fish identification sessions.

Part of its philosophy is also that even when sailing the hidden corners of the Maldives, good food must not be forgotten

On the MV Carpe Vita Explorer evening meals and lunches usually consist of vegetables, rice, pasta, soup, chicken, beef or fish with occasional local specialties offered as additional options. Breakfast is the usual fare of eggs, beef bacon, pancakes, French toast, potatoes, cereal and fruits. If you have any dietary restrictions or requests, please indicate them on your application form.

Please note that specific brands of drinks, dressings and foods are often unavailable in the Maldives and that it can be very difficult for us to find low-fat, gluten-free or soy products, fresh fruit, shellfish and other items common elsewhere. Pork and pork products are not served aboard.

While we will do our best to accommodate your requests, please be realistic and consider bringing some of your own foods if the lack there of may constitute a health risk.

Due to the difficulty of importing alcohol into the Maldives, additional beer or wine or freshly made juices or any hard liquor will be added to your onboard bill.

HOW TO GET THERE

  • Please refer to logistics section of each itinerary to find detailed info on how to get there.
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Deck Plan

DIVING SERVICES

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • 15L Tanks Available
  • Nitrox (Free)
  • Rental Equipment ($)

Diving Facilities

  • Battery Charging Station
  • Fish Id And Diving Books

For your safety

  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • Emergency Positioning Radio Beacon

Languages spoken

  • Maldivian
  • English

Boat Amenities

Activities

  • Karaoke

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • A La Carte
  • Fine Cuisine
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food

Facilities

  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • Uk (3 Pin) Power Sockets
  • Power Socket Adapters

Great for families

  • Movies

Payments

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Eur)
  • Cash

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling

Amenities & services

  • En-Suite Bathroom
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Wi-Fi ($)
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Spacious Diving Platform
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni

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