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Explorer Ventures - Turks & Caicos Explorer II

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Length / Width

38 m / 7 m

Year built / renovated

1995  / 2005

Rental equip.

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  • The Turks and Caicos Explorer II is a modern, luxury yacht offering superb itineraries across Providenciales, West Caicos and French Cay and Turks & Caicos 
  • Enjoy five dives a day from the mothership, supported by tenders where necessary, to ensure you don't miss out on the best experiences
  • Diverse dive experiences for even the most demanding divers, with humpback whale watching and snorkelling in Silver Bank, Dominican Republic, through to sheer walls plunging into a deep blue abyss, ledges and crevasses
  • Huge variety of sea lie on offer, from gigantic orange elephant ear sponges, crimson rope sponges and gigantic gorgonians through to eagle rays, reef sharks, nurse sharks, sea turtles and hammerheads
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Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot


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


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

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 30%
  • 75 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 5.0% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 372 days prior to arrival
  • 15.0% will be charged if you cancel between 372 and 247 days prior to arrival
  • 25.0% will be charged if you cancel between 247 and 187 days prior to arrival
  • 35.0% will be charged if you cancel between 187 and 67 days prior to arrival
  • 100.0% will be charged if you cancel less than 67 days prior to arrival



humpback whales, sheer walls, pelagic-filled waters and impressive gorgonians are in store when you dive with the Turks and Caicos Explorer II

This modern liveaboard will take you on a thrilling adventure along the coasts of Providenciales, West Caicos and French Caye. Dive along walls that plunge into the deep blue abyss, past crevasses adorned with gigantic orange elephant ear sponges and a plethora of Macro life. 

With 40 islands and cays to explore - of which only eight are inhabited - you'll have space to yourself to soak in the beautiful scenery away from any crowds. 


The luxurious Turks and Caicos Explorer II is a 125 foot (38m) liveaboard with an experienced crew of 8 English and Spanish speaking professionals. The yacht can accommodate up 20 guests in the 10 air conditioned cabins. The choices of cabins include: Staterooms 8-10 on the Lower Deck with Twin beds in a bunk style, desk with chair, and hanging closet; Staterooms 3 & 4 on the Main Deck with Twin beds, desk with chair, hanging closet; Staterooms 5-7 also on the Main Deck with Twin/Queen beds, desk with chair and hanging closet. VIP Staterooms 1 & 2 on the Boat Deck featuring a Queen-sized bed, desk and chair. All cabins come equipped with individual climate controls and private bathrooms with hot showers, all towels and linens, wardrobe and storage, sea view ports or windows.

Between dives on the Turks and Caicos Explorer II, loads of amenities are offered for your leisure time. Hang out in the air conditioned Main Salon in the comfy seating and watch a movie. Find your favorite outdoor setting where you can enjoy the ocean views and the sea breeze. The awning-covered Flybridge is accessed from semicircular stairs on the Boat Deck.

The Turks & Caicos Explorer II's comfortable accommodation features settee seating for 12 to 15, a Barbeque, Wet Bar and Helm Station. For those working on a tan, the Boat Deck features a large sunning area with comfortable lounge chairs and provides access via an outside walkway to the two VIP Staterooms. Perhaps more activity is what you desire; take an exciting Land Excursion or go Snorkeling.

The Turks and Caicos Explorer II takes its outstanding menu seriously as it knows that good food makes for great diving.

Breakfast begins with eggs, bacon, pancakes, French toast, muffins, Danish and fresh fruits. Afternoon lunches are plentiful and varied and include soup, sandwiches, burgers, pasta, assorted salads, and quiche. Also included is mouth watering homemade baked breads, cookies and brownies which are also offered between dives. The Chef prepared dinners will include lots of fresh vegetables, rice, pasta, chicken, beef, turkey, pork, and fish. Drinks are included and if there are special dietary needs, they can be requested in advance and the crew will do their best to accommodate those needs.


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

If you are staying overnight on Providenciales prior to boarding, please be sure that your application form has included your hotel information in Providenciales, and call the vessel prior to checking out of your hotel to determine where and when to board.

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Deck Plan


Diving gear

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

For your safety

  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Life Jackets
  • Life Rafts
  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Vhf Radio

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Dive Center Facilities

  • Fish Id And Diving Books
  • Warm-Water Showers

Boat Amenities

Amenities & services

  • En-Suite Bathroom
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Spacious Diving Platform
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni


  • Land Excursions

Great for families

  • Movies

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Halal Food


  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Local Currency)


  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • Us Power Sockets


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