It seems our predictions of Spring were a little out of sync with Mother Nature… so if you are looking to escape the UK weather, take a look at the latest dive holiday deals from our friends at Scuba Travel and book yourself some sunshine!
Royal Evolution I Sudan Deep South I 19 April I Save £250, only £1645
The Sudan Deep South itinerary is serious about sharks. For a short window each year, the conditions in the deep south of Sudan are perfect for pelagic sightings. And by pelagics we mean the chance to dive with hammerheads, silkies, tiger sharks and even manta. Do you lust for adventure and the thrill of a lifetime? Then this is your dream Sudan itinerary.
Royal Evolution is a sleek, stable vessel that excels in Red Sea diving. Between the two sundecks and enormous saloon there is always a peaceful corner for relaxing. The bar and jacuzzi form the social hub and at the end of your day, the cabins all have aircon, ensuite, fridge and TV for your comfort.
Trip includes flights from the UK, transfers, full board and fully guided diving.
Just Launched! Mike Ward Escorted Trips 2019 I Whirlwind I 11 May or 21 September I Only £1295
For those of you who missed out on booking Mike’s 2018 trips which are now full, Scuba Travel has just launched two Northern Red Sea trips for 2019. Escorted by leading wreck expert Mike Ward, discover the secrets behind the iconic Red Sea Wrecks. Mike has accompanied over 50 trips with Scuba Travel and what he doesn’t know about the Red Sea Wrecks isn’t worth knowing!
Whirlwind is a favourite Red Sea liveaboard with Scuba Travel guests and it boasts a well deserved reputation for comfort and attentive crew.
Trip includes return flights from either LGW or Manchester, 7 nights full board and up to 21 fully guided dives.
NEW Oman Aggressor I Hallaniyat Islands I 17 or 24 March I Save £750, only £1845 boat only
Scuba Travel is super excited to introduce their latest luxurious liveaboard, the Oman Aggressor. Book now to discover the thrill of diving in this hot new region. Diving highlights are undoubtedly the opportunity to see the resident population of humpback whales but the islands are a paradise of untouched dive sites where manta, rays, reef sharks and big balls of reef fish await you on pristine unspoilt reefs.
The Oman Aggressor is a whopping 45m liveaboard with a range of cabins all boasting aircon and ensuite bathrooms. For relaxation after your dives, you have the choice of the large sundeck with shade, a jacuzzi and bar, or the spacious saloon area. There is also a complete photo video centre for any photographers on board.
Trip includes 7 nights in a deluxe stateroom on full board basis incl. soft drinks and local beer and wine with your evening meal, and up to 25 fully guided dives.
Introductory offers also available in April (Hallaniyat Islands) and in May / June (Daymaniyat Islands).
Scuba Seraya, Bali I 17 March – £1695
Discover the opulent reef dives of Bali at this premier dive centre. Based in the Tulamben area of Bali you are moments by boat from the famous Liberty wreck and rich reefs. There is also easy beach entry for divers to explore a great variety of critters just in front of the resort.
This intimate relaxed resort with only 12 bungalows is sprawled amongst tropical gardens on its own private beach. The resort also boasts a freshwater pool and beachside massage service for chill out days and the beachside restaurant offers a tasty array of International and Asian meals.
Trip includes return flights, 7 nights full board, 10 guided dives and unlimited unguided house reef diving.
Carpe Vita, Maldives I Seasonal Sensations Itinerary I December 1 I Save £350 – £2495
Wend your way between Male and Baa atolls, cherry picking the dive site highlights and including snorkelling at Hanivaru Bay in search of manta and whalesharks. Dive the east side of the atolls when these sites are at their seasonal hottest for sharks, manta and gorgeous coral reefs.
Carpe Vita goes above and beyond the usual Maldives liveaboard and has plenty of space for everyone, including a large lounge area and an expansive deck with jacuzzi and sun loungers.
Trip includes return flights, 7 nights full board and up to 4 fully guided dives per day.