Exotic Aquatics SCUBA & Kayaking

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Join Exotic Aquatics Scuba & Kayaking on the instructor escorted trip to the Maldives
Nov 2022

Maldives liveaboard diving is a must-do for every avid scuba diver. A dreamy tropical oasis above and below, the Maldives atoll offers world-class diving experiences wowing with an abundance of marine life and spectacular coral reefs. Made up of nearly 1,200 islands, the inner and outer reefs are a haven for wildlife. Divers will have the opportunity to see congregating sharks, manta rays, and whale sharks – year-round. As well as marvel at the unique underwater pinnacles and thila.

  • The ‘Best of the Maldives’ gives us truly the best ! A little of the Northern, central, and southern islands

  • We will be traveling on the Emperor Explorer 138 ft luxury yacht

  • Up to 4 dives daily from a dhoni (tender)

  • Trip dates: November 04 – 14, 2022

  • World’s largest known population of reef manta rays

  • Whale sharks possible year-round

  • Oceanic blacktips, tiger sharks, thresher sharks, and hammerheads

  • Thilas, caverns, walls, and drift diving

  • The unique underwater topography of inner and outer reefs

  • Amazing density of reef fish – turtles, rays, flatworms, anemones, and more

  • Lodging on Nov 4 in Male included

  • Transfer to and from the boat and airport included

  • Free Nitrox

  • To secure your space a non-refundable deposit of $1600 is due upon booking

  • Must have advanced open water certification and 50 logged dives.

  • Travelers must secure travel insurance (boat requirement)

  • Flights are not included in this package, (Call Store for Airline Recommendations)

Dive the Maldives with Exotic Aquatics


MV Emperor Explorer It is the model of lavish liveaboards and at 42 m (138 ft), a dream vessel for avid divers from all over the world. 

Liveaboard Emperor Explorer is the epitome of luxury. You will be spoiled cruising the Maldives atolls on this magnificent and spacious vessel. Launched in 2019, M/V Emperor Explorer is modern and safe with all amenities a diver could need on four large decks. With guests’ comfort top of mind, staterooms have their own bathroom facilities and are individually air-conditioned. The main salon is vast with scenic views during dinner, and the upper deck includes a spacious outdoor lounge area and a hot tub. Diving is conducted from a large custom-built dhoni. No ordinary tender, it has ample space for all divers, cameras, and gear. Additional amenities include massage services, a sizeable and modern dive deck, and free nitrox for certified divers.

If you are looking for a way to maximize your diving on your vacation, then a liveaboard diving adventure is the way to go.  There is no hauling gear back and forth to the dive site.  In fact, we take you to the dive site, so all you have to do is eat, dive, relax, and repeat.

To make the reservation process work as smoothly as possible, please read the following information fully.  For questions or concerns contact :

Pam Auxier
PADI Master Instructor # 41262
Exotic Aquatics Scuba & Kayaking
328 Madison Ave N Ste B
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110


  • Trip dates: November 04 – 14, 2022

  • Price of the trip: 3195.00
  • To secure your space a non-refundable deposit of 50% is due upon booking
  • Flight is not included in this package
  • Must have advanced open water certification
  • Travelers must secure travel insurance
  • As always you will be escorted by a PADI DIve professional

Space is extremely limited