Philippines
December 22 - Jan. 2, 2018/19
Diver price - $3695.00 - Per person

$500.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

The Republic of the Philippines is a tropical nation made up of more than 7,000 islands. The country's amazingly varied people and cultures reflect its diverse landscape, which encompasses verdant rice terraces, active volcanoes, underground rivers, starling hills, tropical rainforests and, of course, spectacular coral-fringed islands. Home to more than 3000 species of fish and 450 species of coral, including some of the most diverse marine life found anywhere. Dazzling coral gardens, dramatic walls, historical wrecks and amazing muck diving, you will see critters you never knew existed! Atlantis Resort is surrounded by an amazing tropical garden with some of the rarest plants to be found in the Philippines. Relax and join us for a dive adventure you will never forget!

Package Includes:

    • Roundtrip airfare from Manila to Dumaguete
    • 6 Nights in a deluxe room at Atlantis Puerto Galera
    • 5 nights in a deluxe room at Atlantis Dumaguete
    • All meals at Toko's Restaurant at both resorts
    • Coffee, tea, and filtered water
    • Unlimited internet access at both resorts
      Up to 5 boat dives/day (including night diving at both resorts)
    • 1 day dive trip to Apo Island or similar
    • Nitrox
    • Christmas Eve Festive Meal
    • New Years Eve Festive Meal
    • Roundtrip airport/ hotel transfers for both resorts
    • Group Escort - Lisa Wallner

Package does not include:

  • International Airfare from US to Manila
  • Marine Park Fees
  • Tourist Tax * (currently Php110)
  • Personal Dive Equipment
  • Gratuities
  • Land Excursions
  • Travel and dive insurance - strongly encouraged

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Roatan
January 19 - 26, 2019
Diver price - $2399.00 - Per person double occupancy garden view room
Diver price - $2499.00 - Per person double occupancy ocean view room
Non Diver price -(- $330.00) - Per person double occupancy
Single suppliment - (+$250.00)

$500.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

Roatan is one of the three main islands that compose the Bay Islands: Guanaja, Utila, and Roatan. It is located 30 miles off the Northern coast of Honduras (840 miles from Miami). 

Roatan is famous for its diving. Set along the second largest barrier reef in the world, divers can enjoy countless dive sites minutes from the resort. Walls, pinnacles and coral gardens abound in Roatan with marine life ranging from tiny flamingo tongue snails to large black tipped reef sharks. On land, Roatan is covered with coconut trees and mangroves along white sand beaches. 

Located on Roatan’s Northeast shore, Turquoise Bay is the only dive resort in this lush and remote area of the island providing you with the opportunity to dive uncrowded, pristine dive sites. The resort is set on a hillside with spectacular ocean views and a protected bay which makes the water calm and perfect for swimming and kayaking. Beach lovers will enjoy our private, tranquil, 500 ft white-sand beach!  

Join Dream Weaver Travel on this picturesque dive vacation! 

Package Includes:

  • Round-trip air from Denver
  • 7 Nights at Turquoise Bay Resort
  • All meals and beverages (top shelf liquor extra)
  • 3 dives a day w/ divemaster, tanks, weights, & weight belt & locker 
  • 1 night dive
  • Horseback riding & Use of Kayaks and SUP’s
  • Free WiFi
  • Tanks, weights & weight belt
  • Hotel Taxes & transfers
  • Weaver’s Group escort - Audrey Tobin

Package does not include:

  • Meals not specified
  • Personal dive gear
  • Gratuities
  • Optional chamber fee – $2.00 per day
  • Nitrox ($142 per week if pre paid)
  • Trip/dive insurance - strongly encouraged
  • Excess luggage charges


Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Grand Cayman - Cobalt Coast Resort
March 23 - 30, 2019
Diver price starting at - $2595.00 (Standard/Garden room double occupancy)
Non diver price - $2345.00

+$150.00 per person for an upgrade to a 1-bedroom suite.

$500.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

 

Nestled in the calm, turquoise waters of the western Caribbean lies the peaceful island of Grand Cayman. This is the largest island in the Cayman's and provides spectacular natural beauty, activities and modern conveniences to make your stay comfortable and relaxing. Cobalt Coast Dive Resort opened its doors in 2000 and has been providing divers with luxurious accommodations ever since. Located in West Bay, Cobalt Coast is at the center of Grand Cayman's most popular activities only minutes away from Stingray City, the Cayman Island Turtle Farm, Seven Mile Beach and within 125 ft. from shore diving the North Wall off our ocean dock. So join us this spring break for some great diving and good times in Grand Cayman!

Package Includes:

    • Roundtrip Airfare from Denver - NON-Stop
    • Airport/hotel transfers
      7 nights' accommodation at Cobalt Coast
    • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
    • 6 days of 2-tank boat dives
    • FREE Nitrox for Nitrox certified divers
    • All hotel taxes
    • Complimentary Wi-Fi
    • Welcome rum punch
    • Shore diving (weather permitting)
    • Group Escort - Lisa Wallner

Package does not include:

  • Personal Dive equipment
  • Beverages
  • Dive crew gratuities
  • Travel & Dive Insurance - strongly encouraged

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Ternate to Raja Ampat - Indonesia - Waitlist available
March 24 - April 4, 2019
Diver price - $7360.00 - Deluxe Stateroom/double occupancy

$1000.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

 

Dewi Nusantara, a world class three-masted schooner,
reminiscent of a bygone area. One of the most spacious liveaboards in the area ofers plenty of space to hang out and relax between dives. The service and the food while on board is simply incredible. From the friendly 15 person crew, to sumptuous meals to shoulder rubs affer each dive, the Dewi has it all!

The area we will be diving on this trip is as far as you can possibly go away from the modern industrialized world and from the buzz of urbanized civilization. It takes some time to get there but once you find yourself sailing somewhere in that vast area between Ternate, Makian, Pisang, Misool, Batanta, & Sorong you will know that you have upgraded from being a tourist to explorer status!

The isolated location of the islands in the wide open Banda Sea, and the low level of human population meant lower fishing pressure and the islands have maintained a vibrant, natural and healthy reef system. As a result you can expect reefs bursting with life, huge seafans and sponges, monumental hard corals, and more fish than your wide angle lens can catch!

Package Includes:

    • 11 nights on the Dewi Nusantara
    • All Meals on board the Dewi Nusantara
    • Coffee, tea, water, soft drinks and domestic beer
    • Up to 4 dives per day
    • Park and harbor fees
    • Roundtrip transfers to the boat
    • Government Taxes
    • Long distance surcharge (subject to change)
    • Weaver's Group escort - Steve Weaver

Package does not include:

  • RT airfare
  • Gratuities - (recomended 10% of charter fee)
  • Trip Cancellation and dive Insurance - strongly encouraged
  • Personal dive gear
  • Meals and beverages not specified
  • Nitrox ($200)
  • Airport departure tax ( $16)
  • Indonesian visa (currently free upon arrival)
  • Airline baggage fees

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Curacao - Lion's Dive Resort
April 6 - 13, 2019
Diver Package Price - $2349.00 (double occupancy)
Non-Diver Package Price - $1949.00 (double occupancy)

Single supplement: $585.00

$500.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

 

Curaçao is one of the islands of the Netherlands Antilles in the Caribbean. It is located 40 miles off the coast of Venezuela, 42 miles east of Aruba, and 30 miles west of Bonaire, and is the largest of the ABC islands.

Lion's Dive & Beach Resort is by far the sportiest hotel on Curacao and its superb location makes it a perfect launch point for discovering some of Caribbean's best kept secrets. The resort sits on an idyllic, palm studded private beach that overlooks Curacao s famously clear waters and the fringing reef of Curacao's National Underwater Park. Lion's Dive offers 3 bar-restaurants on property and you can enjoy the underwater world with thier in house premier dive shop, Ocean Encounters!

Scuba Diving is a breathtaking experience in Curaçao. It is known for its underwater paradise consisting of coral reefs and sponge formations with thousands of colorful tropical fish. The water is pleasantly warm and the visibility is excellent. Curaçao has over forty dive sites, and many of the dive sites are accessible from beaches, which allows for a nice combination of beach time and shore-diving. Join us and see the undiscovered gem of the Caribbean and "sea" for yourself!

Package Includes:

  • Airfare from Denver
  • Round trip airport/hotel transfers
  • 7 nights accommodation in Run of House Room
  • Daily breakfast
  • Daily shuttle to/from downtown Willemstad
  • 5 days of 2 tank boat diving
  • Unlimited shore diving on boat diving days
  • Taxes and fees
  • Weaver’s Group escort - Jane Steinbrecher

Package does not include:

    • Meals and drinks not specified
    • Personal dive gear
    • Gratuities
    • Dive trips to Mushroom Forest, Klein Curacao
    • Nitrox
    • Departure tax
    • Excess luggage charges

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Socorro - Nautilus Belle Amie - Waitlist available
April 8 - 16, 2019
Diver Package Price - $3495.00 (double occupancy)
Single room Diver Package Price - $4370.00

$1000.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

 

Diving with giant manta rays at Socorro Island is the opportunity of a lifetime. This is big animal diving at it's best and the diver interaction with giant manta rays is the most incredible and unique in the world. You can also expect to see at least 5 different kinds of sharks including silkys, Galapagos, silvertips, white tip reef, whale sharks, and hammerhead sharks. It is almost a certainty that you will see dolphins from very close up and these guys often choose to interact with our divers while humpback whales may also be spotted at this time of year.

The Belle Amie is the newest and largest of the Nautilus liveaboards. She feels like a five-star floating boutique hotel, boasting spacious salon and dining areas, as well as a second open-air bar on the upper deck, an expansive dive deck and, of course, a hot tub.

Come see some of the best diving in the world! The photo opportunities are amazing!

Package Includes:

  • Accommodation on the Nautilus Belle Amie
  • Average 4 dives a day
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Dessert
  • Non-Alcoholic Beverages
  • Snacks
  • Daily Room Service
  • Weaver’s Group escort - Jeff Jones

Package does not include:

    • International Airfare to San Jose del Cabo
    • Transfers from San Jose del Cabo to Cabo San Lucas
    • $65 USD Port Fee Payable in Cash onboard
    • Alcoholic Beverages aboard Nautilus Belle Amie
    • Gear Rentals
    • Gift Shop Purchases
    • Crew Gratuities
    • Nitrox ($20 USD per day)
    • Excess luggage charges

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Fiji - Volivoli Beach Resort
May 4 - 11, 2019
Diver Package Price - Deluxe Ocean View: $3695.00 (Based on double occupancy)
Premium Ocean View: $3845.00 (Based on double occupancy)

Non Diver price - Less $700.00
Single supplement - Add $550.00

$500.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

Tucked away at the northern most tip of the island of Viti Levu, you’ll find Volivoli Beach – one of Fiji’s best kept secrets. gmllc_weaver_025This wonderfully relaxed beach resort is located in a truly unspoiled and spectacular corner of Fiji. With a perfect blend of white  sandy beaches and coral reef, an exciting range of water sports, a sunny climate year round, and friendly Fijian hospitality and culture, a beach holiday in Fiji doesn’t get much better than this! An energizing mix of sporting activities are available for guests, including snorkel ling, Kayaking, game fishing, beach volleyball and some of the best diving in Fiji. Ra Divers, offers great value dive packages for beginners and experienced divers. Divers will find a variety of marine life and fascinating shipwrecks nearby, just waiting to be explored. You’ll also have the chance to sample Fijian culture at our traditional dancing and fire twirling performances, take part in a Kava ceremony or enjoy a boat trip to a traditional local village. Alternatively, you can simply lie back and top up your suntan on the stunning white sand beach.

Package Includes:

  • Round-trip air from Los Angeles
  • Transfers to VOLIVOLI Beach Resort
  • 7 Nights accommodations
  • 3 meals daily
  • 3 days 3-tank  and 2 days 2-tank boat dives
  • Unlimited shore diving
  • Foot soak and rub upon arrival
  • Cultural show
  • Traditional Fiji cooking class
  • Fiji Government Tax
  • Weaver’s Group escort - Lisa Wallner

Package does not include:

    • Air fare to Los Angeles
    • Meals and beverages not specified
    • Day room in Nadi on departure day
    • Personal dive gear
    • Crew Gratuities
    • Nitrox ($99 USD if pre paid)
    • Excess luggage charges

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Saba - Juliana's Resort
June 15 - 22, 2019
Diver Package Price - Starting at $1749.00 (Based on double occupancy)
Non Diver price - $1149.00 (Based on double occupancy)
Single supplement - Add $425.00

$500.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

The island of Saba rises majestically from her clear azure waters, stretching her summit to caress the clouds. She is like no other Caribbean destination. Untouched by the quickening pace of the modern world, an island caught within a moment, and the moment within which she’s captured you ask? The old Caribbean; safe, friendly and charming with exquisite natural beauty both above and below her waterline.

The superb location of Juliana’s Hotel makes it a perfect launch point for discovering some of Caribbean’s best kept secrets. Situated on the South of Windward Side provides and excellent view of the mountains and the sea. Saba has a marine protected area around the whole island. That means that fishing and tourism is regulated. The sea life and the coral is therefore in great shape, abundant & thriving!

Saba’s volcanic origins have blessed her waters with spectacular formations and structural diversity, therefore scuba diving is a breath taking experience in Saba. With 30+ dive sites, it is known for its underwater paradise consisting of coral reefs and sponge formations with thousands of colorful tropical fish. The water is pleasant and the visibility is  excellent.  Join us and see the undiscovered gem of the Caribbean sea for yourself!

Package Includes:

    • Round trip airport transfers
    • 7 Nights accommodations at Juliana’s Hotel – double occupancy garden view room
    • Breakfast Daily
    • Dinner each night
    • 5 days of 2-tank boat diving
    • 1 afternoon dive
    • Use of Tanks & weights
    • Unlimited internet
    • Hotel taxes
    • Weaver’s Group escort - Jane Steinbrecher

Package does not include:

    • Air fare
    • Meals and beverages not specified
    • Personal dive gear
    • Crew Gratuities
    • Saba marine park & nature fee ($5 per dive)
    • Nitrox
    • Departure tax
    • Excess luggage charges

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Sea of Cortez - Rocio Del Mar
July 6 - 13, 2019
Diver Package Price - Starting at $2695.00 (Based on double occupancy)
Non Diver price - $2695.00 (Based on double occupancy)


$500.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

With clear, deep blue waters, abundant sea life, white sand beaches and inspiring vistas, the Sea of Cortez – known as the Gulf of California – is a breathtaking destination for amazing fishing, scuba diving, snorkeling, sailing, boating, and exploring diverse marine creatures. Legendary diver Jacques Cousteau described the Sea of Cortez as the “world’s aquarium”.” Dive on untouched walls and reefs abounding in marine life. Encounter great and small whale species, whale sharks, manta rays, jumping mobula rays, and sea lion colonies. Hike and explore remote uninhabited islets. Dine under the stars in a calm anchorage, socialize with your shipmates and make new friends. All cabins are equipped with private bathrooms and hot showers. Rocio Del Mar provides excellent and personalized service to enhance your trip with safety and fun. Rocio Del Mar will be an unforgettable liveaboard journey. Dive into your dreams and see what Sea of Cortez diving is all about!

Package Includes:

    • 7 Nights aboard Rocio Del Mar
    • All meals and snacks on board
    • 5 1/2 days of diving including 2 night dives
    • Beverages including soft drinks, local beer and wine
    • Tanks, weights and belt
    • Weaver’s Group escort - Jeff jones

Package does not include:

    • Airfare to Phoenix, AZ
    • National Park Fee ($28 per person)
    • Nitrox – $120 per person
    • Gratuities
    • Personal equipment
    • Transfers from Phoenix to Puerto Penasco ($100 per person round trip)
    • Excess luggage charges

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Little Cayman
July 20 - 27 OR July 27 - Aug. 3, 2019
Diver Package Price - Starting at $2695.00 (Based on double occupancy)
Non Diver price - $2195.00 (Based on double occupancy)


$500.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

Ninety miles northeast of Grand Cayman lies the island of Little Cayman and the exciting Little Cayman Beach Resort. The two story guest buildings line a large freshwater pool which offers a beautiful view of the ocean. Porches and balconies are in abundance, adding a quaintness reminiscent of the European origins of the early settlers. The famous "Bloody Bay" wall is a hop, skip, and a giant stride from the resort offering spectacular diving starting at 18 feet and descending to over 6000 feet.

The island offers the best of both worlds: a charming, tropical resort on a quiet, unspoiled island, surrounded by breathtaking coral walls. On the topside relax on the beach, bicycle around the island or hike through the largest bird sanctuary in the Caribbean. Spend an unforgettable week or two at the "island that time forgot".

Package Includes:

    • Roundtrip airfare from Grand Cayman to Little Cayman
    • Round trip Airport/Hotel transfers
    • 7 Nights at Little Cayman Beach Resort, pool view room
    • Free welcome rum punch
    • Manager's cocktail reception
    • Full course breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
    • 3 drinks nightly (house beer or wine and soft drinks)
    • 6 days of 2-Tank Boat dives & 5 days of 1 tank afternoon dive
    • Complimentary use of dive computer
    • Complimentary Wi-Fi
    • Resort taxes, fees and gratuities
    • Weaver’s Group escort - Steve Weaver

Package does not include:

 

    • International Airfare
    • Beverages not specified
    • Gratuities for dive staff
    • Personal dive gear
    • Nitrox ($170 for 1 week)
    • Trip/dive insurance –strongly encouraged
    • Excess luggage charges

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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St Lucia - Coral Spawning Trip
August 16 - 24, 2019
Diver Package Price - $3695.00 (Based on double occupancy) Anse Chastanet Resort
Non-diver package price: $3175.00 (Based on double occupancy)

Single supplement - Add $850.00

$500.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

Coral spawning happens once a year and is one of nature's most spectacular and rare performances. A handful of guests at Anse Chastanet, St Lucia, are lucky enough to witness this marvel annually as the natural wonder occurs right off the beaches of this charming resort. The coral release millions of packets of egg and sperm cells that appear as massive underwater clouds of white and pink upward moving "snowfall".

Each year, Anse Chastanet's scuba diving team incredibly and accurately predicts the night spawning and prepares to take novice and experienced divers and snorkellers to observe the remarkable phenomenon which turns the seas yellow and pink. It is one of nature's most spectacular and rare performances.

First discovered in the 1980's at Australia's Great Barrier Reef, this annual mass reproduction phenomenon is now known to be critical to coral reef – and our own ecosystem's - survival. Tropical coral reefs, although out of sight, are essential to our world-wide food chains.

We are fortunate to have Marah Hardt PHD on this trip as out guest lecturer. Marah has her BA from Harvard in Science and her PhD from Scripps Institue in Marine biology. She published a book called Sex in the Sea and is the director of reserch for The Future of Fish Foundation. Marah will be conducting daily talks about the marine enviorment and specifically the coral spawning event.

Package Includes:

  • Round trip air from Denver
  • 7 Night Superior accommodation at Anse
    Chastanet Resort
  • 1 night hotel in Atlanta
  • 12 boat dives with nitrox
  • 2 night dives and extra scheduled beach diving
  • Full course breakfast, lunch, tea and dinner daily
  • All non-alcohalic beverages
  • Roundtrip airport transfers
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Use of kayaks, windsurfing & tennis courts
  • Guided tour of Old French Colonial Plantation
  • All educational seminars with author Marah Hardt
  • Culinary amenity
  • All tax and service charges
  • Group escort - Steve Weaver

Package does not include:

    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks not specified
    • Personal dive equipment
    • Departure tax
    • Excess luggage charges

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Bonaire - DIVI Flamingo Beach Resort
September 28 - Oct. 5, 2019
Diver Package Price - $2749.00 (Based on double occupancy) Ocean view room
Non-diver package price: $2349.00 (Based on double occupancy)

Single supplement - Add $630.00

$500.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

Bonaire is the Eastern-most Caribbean island in the “ABC” island chain, made up of Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao. The island is a mere 40 miles north of Venezuela. Bonaire covers 112 square miles, is 24 miles long and 3 to 7 miles across. Long known as one of the Caribbean's most outstanding dive destinations, Bonaire has something for everyone. Beautiful shallow coral gardens teeming with brightly colored fish life. Dramatic walls of hard and soft corals. A large variety of unusual marine life such as the timid seahorse and the hard to spot frog fish. The shore diving in Bonaire is plentiful and easily accessible, allowing the most avid divers the opportunity to do as much diving as they want. When not diving, enjoy several top side attractions such as; hundreds of pink flamingos roaming wild, dramatic desert landscapes, picturesque villages, charming people and even a pink beach. For the less active...you can hang out by the hotel’s fresh water pool and sip a drink with an umbrella. Whatever your interests - Bonaire will not disappoint!

Package Includes:

  • Round trip airfare from Denver
  • Airport transfer in Bonaire
  • 8 Nights deluxe ocean front room at DIVI
  • Daily breakfast
  • 7 days of lunch
  • 1 day of 2 tank boat dives
  • 5 days of 3 tank boat diving
  • Unlimited use of tanks for shore diving
  • Hotel taxes and service charges
  • Group escort - Jeff Jones

Package does not include:

    • Gratuities
    • Nitrox ($110 if pre paid)
    • Bonaire Marine park fee ($25)
    • Food and drinks not specified
    • Personal dive equipment
    • Trip/dive insurance – strongly encouraged
    • Excess luggage charges

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Forgotton Islands - Wait list available
October 22 - November 4, 2019
Diver price - $7430.00 - Per person double occupancy
Master cabin upgrade $650 per person (2 master cabins on board)

$1000.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your spaceInterm payment due

The Arenui is a traditional and magnificent Phinisi - a classic Indonesian wooden sailing vessel - set to explore the majestic underwater world of the Indonesian archipelago. If you've dreamed of setting sail aboard an old-fashioned pirate ship (but with all mod-cons) then this is for you. If you want to experience the culture and style of the country, as you sail through its beautiful islands, then this if for you. Unlike modern-style vessels, we offer you the chance to step aboard a truly Indonesian experience, to enhance your time in this special destination.

The Forgotten Islands are for true explorers and divers seeking out something new and unusual as you are taken from one secret paradise to another. The Forgotten Islands are isolated even by Indonesian standards, covering an area that spans from the West Papua area of New Guinea all the way to the island of Timor. Expect long walls with extremely healthy coral life and immaculate, untouched seamounts. Look for the giant barrel sponges and immense sea fans. In the shallows the hard coral gardens are decorated with colourful anthias. 'Big stuff' can include schooling hammerheads, silver, white and black tip reef sharks, napoleon wrasse, mobula rays, bumphead parrotfish, eagle rays, turtles, thresher sharks along with schooling jacks, barracuda, surgeonfish and fusiliers. 'Small stuff' includes pygmy seahorses, nudibranchs, ghost pipefish, octopus, psychedelic frogfish and dragon shrimps.
Join us for this amazing adventure on the Arenui and be prepared to experience some of the best diving in the world!

Package Includes:

    • 13 nights accommodation onboard the Arenui
    • All meals and soft drinks aboard
    • Shore activities/excursions
    • Up to 4 dives per day including tanks, weights, weight belt.
    • Roundtrip airport/boat transfers
    • Administration/Port entrance fee
    • National Parks Entrance Fee
    • Fuel surcharge
    • Government taxes
    • Group escort - Jane Steinbrecher

Package does not include:

  • International and domestic Airfare
  • Hotel nights if needed
  • Meals and beverages not specified
  • Nitrox
  • Spa treatments
  • Gratuities
  • Indonesia Visa (currently free—upon arrival)
  • Travel and Dive Insurance - strongly encouraged
  • Excess luggage fees

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Cuba - Jardines Aggressor II
November 2 - 9, 2019
Diver Package Price - $4625.00 (Based on double occupancy)
$1320.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

Cuba's Jardines de la Reina or 'Gardens of the Queen' was named by Christopher Columbus to honor Queen Isabella of Spain. It is located 60 miles off the southeastern coast of Cuba and is the largest marine reserve in the Caribbean. In 1996, the area was declared a National Park and has been protected and managed for conservation ever since. The Gardens of the Queen National Park encompasses a chain of 250 pristine coral and mangrove islands extending along 75 miles of clear, turquoise water. It is also widely recognized to represent one of the healthiest marine ecosystems in the Caribbean.

Divers will see pristine coral reefs, steep walls dropping from the reef crest into the deep, large populations of fish including Goliath grouper weighing up to 400 lbs., large schools of multiple snapper species, large rainbow and midnight parrotfishes, eagle rays, sea turtles and much more. Additionally, several species of sharks are commonly seen including Silky, Caribbean reef, Blacktip, Lemon, Hammerhead, and Nurse sharks, plus the occasional Whale shark.

You will spend 7 nights onboard the Jardines Aggressor II liveaboard yacht exploring the spectacular Gardens of the Queen (Jardines de la Reina) National Park.

Package Includes:

  • Round trip transfers from either Camaguey or Santa Clara airport to boat.
  • 7 Nts Accomodations aboard Jardines Aggressor I
  • All meaIs and snack on board
  • Non-alcoholic beverages on board
  • Local wine & beer on board
  • 5 1/2 days of diving, up to 4 dives daily
  • Use of tanks, weights and belts
  • Group escort - Jeff Jones

Package does not include:

    • Airfare
    • Conservation fee ($100 per person)
    • Port Fee ($190 per person)
    • Visa Fees
    • Nirtox ($100 per person)
    • Beverages not specified
    • Personal dive gear
    • Trip/dive insurance – strongly encouraged
    • Excess luggage charges

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Cozumel Mexico
November 30 - Dec. 7, 2019
Diver Package Price - $1499.00 (Based on double occupancy)
$500.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

Cozumel 2019

The Island of Cozumel is a place of legends. Once an island capital for the eastern Mayan empire, Cozumel’s fame now lies in its diving, restaurants, and nightlife. The island is located just o the eastern p of the Yucatan peninsula in the Caribbean, and is blessed with a warm equatorial current which helps to support one of the most drama c coral reefs in the world. Crystalline blue waters, in concert with a shear wall that extends for miles along the island’s western coast, combine to a ract divers from around the globe.

Sunscape Sabor Cozumel is located on the beau ful island of Cozumel, just 12 miles o the coast of the Yu- catan Peninsula. The experience begins with three shimmering swimming pools, gourmet restaurants, lively bars and lounges, exci ng nightly entertainment and so much more! If you are looking for sun, fun and great diving, there is no be er place than Cozumel.

Package Includes:

  • 7 nights in deluxe ocean front room
  • $100 resort credit per person
  • 15% o all spa treatments
  • All inclusive plan (all meals/ drinks)
  • 5 days of 2-tank morning boat diving with
  • Dive House
  • All hotel taxes
  • Group leader

Package does not include:

  • Airfare
  • Round-trip airport/hotel transfers
  • Marine Park Fee ($3 pp/day: cash only)
  • Dive crew gratuities
  • Nitrox ($12/tank)
  • Personal dive equipment
  • Trip/dive insurance – strongly encouraged
  • Excess luggage charges

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Antarctica
February 5 - 16, 2020

Pricing:
There are a variety of cabins on the Plancius and the cabin price is dependent on the cabin selected. The hotel in Ushuaia is double occupancy.

Price is per person:
Quad: $9200.00
Triple: $10,200.00
Twin Porthole: $11,400.00
Twin Window: $11,990.00
Twin Deluxe: $12,500.00
Superior: $13,900.00

Join Faith Ortins from Blue Green Expeditions, Steve Weaver and other polar diving specialists and photographers on an amazing expeditpon to Antarctica! We arrive February 5th in Ushuaia, Argentina for an overnight stay as well as a day tour of Tierra Del Fuego National Park before embarking on our journey aboard the majestic m/v Plancius to Antarctica. We will sail through the Drake Passage tracing the path of the early polar explorers who first braved these regions. Along the way, we will see Humpback and Minke whales breaching in the sea as well as albatrosses and many other birds that will accompany us on our journey. We will tour glaciers and icebergs on zodiac cruises exploring areas few people have ever seen before. Amongst the epic landscape of ammoth glaciers and wind carved snow live colonies of thousands of penguins nesting on these islands. Those interested in diving will experience the opportunity to swim with penguins and leopard seals as well as seeing the unique invertebrate life of Antarctica. You may also choose to snorkel or just go for the land excusions. Join us for this bucket list trip of a lifetime.

 

Package Includes:

  • Accommodations aboard m/v Plancius, part of the Oceanwide Expeditions polar fleet. In you choosen room catagoy.
  • All meals aboard the ship
  • 1 to 2 dives per day including tanks and weights
  • Dives lead by polar diving professionals
  • Photography historical and ecological presentaions aboard the ship.
  • Transfers to and from the ship
  • Hotel saty in Ushuaia, Argentina on February 5th.
  • Group escort - Steve Weaver

Package does not include:

    • Airfare
    • Fuel surcharges
    • Alcohol
    • Crew gratuity
    • Optional five day add on in Patagonia and Iguazu Falls available after the Antarctia Expedtion. Activities include hiking among waterfalls and glaciers- both areas are World Heritage Sites. Prices start at $990/person double occupancy. Contact us for more information or to discuss a custom add on package
    • Trip/dive insurance – REQUIRED
    • Excess luggage charges

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Triton Bay Indonesia - Wait list available
March 4 - 15, 2020
Diver price - $7530.00 - Deluxe Stateroom
Diver price - $9030.00 - Master Stateroom
$1500.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

Dewi Nusantara, a world class three-masted schooner, reminiscent of a bygone area. One of the most spacious liveaboards in the area o ers plenty of space to hang out and relax between dives. The service and the food while on board is simply incredible. From the friendly 15 person crew, to sumptuous meals to shoulder rubs afer each dive, the Dewi has it all!

This is as far as you can possibly go away from the modern industrialized world and from the buzz of urbanized civilization. It takes some me to get there but once you find yourself sailing somewhere in that vast area between Sorong, Misool, Triton Bay and Kaimana you will know that you have upgraded from being a tourist to explorer status!

The isolated loca on of the islands in the wide open Banda Sea, and the low level of human popula on meant lower shing pressure and the islands have maintained a vibrant, natural and healthy reef system. As a result you can expect reefs bursting with life, huge seafans and sponges, monumental hard corals, and more sh than your wide angle lens can catch!

Package Includes:

    • 11 nights accomodations - Double Occ. on Dewi Nusantara
    • Roundtrip transfers from Sorong/ Kiamana airports
    • Full course breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
    • Up to 4 dives daily
    • Use of tanks, weights and belts
    • Unlimited coffee & tea, soft drinks and beer
    • Park fees & harbor fees
    • Government tax
    • Weaver's Group escort - Jane Steinbrecher

Package does not include:

  • International airfare
  • Gratuities - (recommended 10% of charter fee)
  • Trip Cancellation and dive Insurance - strongly encouraged
  • Personal dive gear
  • Meals and beverages not specified
  • Nitrox ($200)
  • Airport departure tax
  • Indonesian visa (currently free upon arrival)
  • Airline baggage fees

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Silver Banks - Dominican Republic
March 7 - 14, 2020
Lower deck cabins - $4195.00 (Based on double occupancy)
Upgrade to main deck - +$200
Upgrade to Master Suite + $300

$500.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space
Interim payment: $1000 due February 1, 2019
Final payment: Balance due November 30, 2019

Our vessel on the Silver Bank, the M/V Turks & Caicos Explorer II, is a 126 ft. custom-designed live- aboard dive boat housing 20 guests in 10 well-appointed cabins. Ship stewards offer unparalleled service including daily housekeeping, and the chef offers an excellent variety of delicious cuisine made from locally sourced produce, fish, and meats.

After boarding the ship and getting settled in, we begin the overnight crossing to the Silver Bank. It generally takes 8 to 10 hours to reach our mooring area on the Northeast corner of the bank. You will begin spotting whales as soon as we approach the shallow bank, with numbers increasing as we near the mooring. We arrive late morning, and will be out in the tenders the very first afternoon (after an informational briefing). Each subsequent day on the bank, we have two sessions on the tenders, morning and afternoon.

Weather permitting, you will be provided with 6-8 hours of whale watching opportunity per day. Most evenings we offer brief informational videos or naturalist narrated slide shows to help you understand the various behaviors witnessed during the day. Afterwards, retreat to the sundeck or flybridge to view an array of stars rarely visible through the city lights at home.

Package Includes:

  • 7 nights accommodation aboard the The M/V Turks & Caicos Explorer II
  • All activities aboard the ship
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner plus snacks (except Friday night)
  • All coffee, tea, juices, and alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Linens, towels, shampoo, conditioner and liquid soap.
  • Group escort - Steve Weaver

Package does not include:

    • Airfare
    • Tourist arrival card ($10 cash upon arrival)
    • Transfers to and from the ship from airport and/or hotels
    • Excess baggage charges
    • Departure taxes at airport (sometimes included in airfare )
    • Cruising fees & sanctuary fees ($350)
    • Port & fuel surcharge ($350 to be paid onboard in cash)
    • Equipment rental
    • Gratuities for guides and crew (15-20%)
    • Trip/dive insurance – strongly encouraged
    • Excess luggage charges

Raja Ampat to Ambon Indonesia - Amira Liveaboard
April 22 - May 2, 2020
Diver Price - $6395.00 (Based on double occupancy)
$1000.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space
Interim payment: $1500 due October 1, 2019
Final payment: Balance due February 21, 2020

West-Papua is without a doubt Indonesia's best diving area and one of the best dive destinations worldwide. MSV Amira is your ticket to Indonesia's best dive sites.

With over 600 species of coral, a huge variety of colorful macro creatures and numerous fish species of all sizes, Raja Ampat is a hotspot of biodiversity - this area has been rightly called a species factory by leading marine biologists.

This tour is known to include the best dive spots between the Moluccas and Raja Ampat. Muck diving in Ambon, diving among the history-rich Banda islands, as well as the coral reefs and micro organisms in Misool make this extensive tour a real adventure.

Package Includes:

  • 11 nights onboard the Amira
  • All meals on the Amira
  • Coffee, tea and water
  • Up to 4 dives per day (including dawn or night dive)
  • Nitrox
  • Roundtrip airport/boat transfers
  • Park and harbor fees
  • Government Taxes
  • All offered excursions
  • Group escort - Jeff Jones

Package does not include:

    • Airfare
    • International and domestic Airfare
    • Hotel nights if needed
    • Beverages in cans or bottles
    • Gratuities
    • Fuel Charges subject to change
    • Trip/dive insurance – strongly encouraged
    • Excess luggage charges

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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Raja Ampat Indonesia
November 22 - December 3, 2020
Diver price - $7255.00 - Deluxe Stateroom
Diver price - $8755.00 - Master Stateroom
$1000.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your space

 

Dewi Nusantara, a world class three-masted schooner is reminiscent of a bygone area. One of the most spacious liveaboards in the area offers plenty of space to hang out and relax between dives. The service and the food while on board is simply incredible. From the friendly 15 person crew, to sumptuous meals to shoulder rubs afer each dive, the Dewi has it all!

Raja Ampat is huge, 50,000 sq km, with hundreds of islands and an astounding diversity of habitats, which translates to wildly different diving experiences from pelagic dirft dives to magic muck dives and even some habitats that are special to Raja Ampat such as clear water mangroves with corals growing right next to them! There are thousands of potenial dive sites. Exploration is still continuing, and on every trip there are chances for new and amazing discover ies. Even on a 12 day trip you will only see a portion of what Raja Ampat has to offer.

 

Package Includes:

    • 11 nights accomodations - Double Occ. on Dewi Nusantara
    • Roundtrip transfers to boat
    • Full course brakfast, lunch and dinner daily
    • Up to 4 dives daily
    • Use of tanks, weights and belts
    • Unlimited coffee & tea, soft drinks and beer
    • Park fees/ harbor fees
    • Government tax
    • Weaver's Group escort - Steve Weaver

Package does not include:

  • International airfare
  • Gratuities - (recommended 10% of charter fee)
  • Trip Cancellation and dive Insurance - required
  • Personal dive gear
  • Meals and beverages not specified
  • Nitrox ($200)
  • Airport departure tax
  • Indonesian visa (currently free upon arrival)
  • Airline baggage fees

Note: Airline taxes and fuel surcharges are subject to change until tickets are issued.

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"I am not the same having seen the moon on the other side of the world."

- Mary Anne Radmacher