Head under the waves of False Bay and explore the incredible diversity that is found along the Western Cape. The bay has popular dive spots from diving amongst the biodiverse underwater kelp forests to jumping in with the playful and friendly cape fur sealions (Arctocephalus pusillus). The bay along with the rest of the South Africa coast is known for the range of shark species that are found from the shallow coastal shores out into the open oceans. The coast is also home to numerous endemic shark species such as puffadder shyshark (Haploblepharus edwardsii) and Pyjama shark.
One of the must-do dives of False Bay is to get into the water with the incredibly curious and playful Cape fur sealions (Arctocephalus pusillus). Just a short boat ride out from Simonstown is Partridge Point, a large boulder that is home to the colony of Cape fur sealions. Heading below the waves you are welcomed by tens of sealions who want to find out more about what’s going on where the more confident individuals will blow bubbles and bark. Throughout the dive sealions remain with you, the site ranges from large rocky outcrops into diving through the thick kelp forests. Many of the sealions are females however, the occasional bull sealion which are much larger can be seen at the site and will come for a closer look.
Diving with the local dive club – Cape Town Dive Centre.
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Get up to 25% off your holiday in the Emperor Divers Autumn Sale
Emperor Divers is offering some amazing Autumn savings across a whole range of liveaboard and daily diving holidays.
Among the highlights include 20% off selected sailings for the rest of 2022, early bird discounts for trips in 2023 and 2024 and a superb 25% off bookings for brand-new Emperor Harmoni.
There is also a 10% discount and extra free places for those booking charter sailings.
But time is of the essence as, not only do these offers sell out fast, the sale only runs until October 1st.
EMPEROR FLEET OFFERS
SAVE up to 20% on SELECTED 2022 SAILINGS
Secure the last available spaces for 2022 with discounts of up to 20% across Emperor’s Red Sea and Maldives fleet. These do sell fast and are updated regularly, please visit the website to check sailings under offer throughout the sale period.
SAVE up to 25% on Emperor Harmoni 2023 & 2024 SAILINGS
Confirm your Emperor Harmoni 2023 or 2024 departure before 1st October and save up to 25%
- Emperor Harmoni 7 nights from €2,470
- Emperor Harmoni 9 nights from €3,175
- Emperor Harmoni 12 nights from €4,230
Applicable on selected 2023 & 2024 departures. Cannot be combined with standard group free places.
BOOK EARLY & SAVE 10% on 2023 & 2024 SAILINGS
Confirm your 2023 or 2024 Red Sea or Maldives liveaboard before 1st October and save 10%
SAVE up to €230 – Best of Maldives
- Emperor Explorer from €1,890
- Emperor Serenity from €1,795
- Emperor Virgo from €1,660
- Emperor Leo from €1,750
- Emperor Voyager from €1,480
SAVE up to €130 – Red Sea
- Emperor Elite from €1,075
- Emperor Superior from €1,030
- Emperor Echo from €940
Applicable on all 2023 & 2024 departures excluding the following: Maldives February & March 2023 & 2024 and Red Sea October & November 2023 & 2024. Can be combined with standard group free places.
10% plus EXTRA FREE PLACES for CHARTERS
- Raja Laut, Indonesia: 10% off pp plus 10 pay, 2 free.
- Serenity, Maldives: 10% off pp plus 22 pay, 4 free.
- Elite & Superior, Red Sea: 10% off pp plus 22 pay, 4 free.
Charter Extra Free Places apply to all 2023 and 2024 departures excluding Harmoni, Explorer, Maldives and Indonesia February & March and Red Sea October & November.
EMPEROR DAY DIVING OFFERS
5 days’ diving package for €250, plus free 12L nitrox and full equipment rental for only €60
Applicable on prepaid bookings only for either Sharm el Sheikh or Marsa Ghalib. Minimum 5 day package for all 2023 dates excluding October and November.
LOW DEPOSIT 10% deposit for FIT bookings and for a limited time only, €1,200 deposit for group and charter bookings.
EXTRA 5% DISCOUNT on back-to-back departures Looking for a trip that is more than 7 days, then book 2 x 7 nights with an additional 5% discount (5% off each trip). You can choose to stay on different boats, different itineraries and even depart from different ports.
NO ADDED EXTRAS, FREE NITROX, & COMPLIMENTARY WINE Emperor’s inclusive liveaboard pricing means no added extras; the price you see is the price you pay. All Emperor Liveaboards includes park and port fees, fuel surcharges, all taxes, free Nitrox and a glass of wine with dinner on any Red Sea, Maldives or Indonesia liveaboard. Cheers!
OFFER TERMS & CONDITIONS
These offers are for promotional purposes and for use by Emperor Divers’ partners and form part of Emperor’s AUTUMN SALE.
All prices are quoted per person, based on guests sharing a twin berth cabin and are for promotional purposes only. There are limited places on each sailing under offer and are subject to availability. Offers and free group places cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or discount unless stated.
Valid on new bookings received and confirmed between 18th September to 1st October 2022.
Group bookings (6+), full and private charters: €1,200 non-refundable deposit within 7 days, 10% due 60 days after confirmation. 25% due 26 weeks prior to departure. Normal payment terms with balance due 56 days prior to departure and cancellation terms apply.
For more, visit www.emperordivers.com/autumn-sale-2022
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