Diving Liveaboard Cruises Micronesia, Truk Lagoon & Palau
Simply the best wreck diving in the world !
The Federated States of Micronesia is composed of the island states of Yap, Chuuk (Truk), Pohnpei (Ponape), and Kosrae, all in the Caroline Islands. The islands vary geologically from high mountainous islands to low coral atolls, with volcanic outcroppings on Pohnpei, Kosrae, and Chuuk (Truk). They are located 3,200 mi (5,150 km) west-southwest of Hawaii, in the North Pacific Ocean.
Truk Lagoon: Over 70 dive sites, most of them shipwrecks from WWII Japanese fleet, are to be found within the confines of Truk Lagoon, making it the wreck diving capital of the world. Most sit in their defined anchorages - the Fourth Fleet, the Sixth Fleet or the Repair Anchorages, which covers an area of less than 20 sq miles. Truk (Chuuk) is a warm water shipwreck paradise, where huge warships have become artificial coral reefs, harboring magnificent and colorful marine life.
On board the SS Thorfinn, you will dive 5 different wrecks a day! There are 30 wrecks commonly dived. Groups of divers (based on diving level, experience, and particular interests) go out in dingies to a variety of sites.
The SS Thorfinn accommodates 22 divers plus crew. Customers are accommodated in refurbished spacious comfortable double/twin cabins, and the meal plan features an international buffet.
Truk offers wrecks to suit any level of diver, from newly certified open water divers to old sea dogs of diving, as depths are set by the individuals making the dives, yet we do have established guidelines and set safety standards. Some of our guides have been diving these wrecks for over 15 years, and they are the most experienced dive crew in the lagoon. They can hold hands with the very newest diver or allow more experienced and confident divers to help in the planning of dives.
Diving Cruises in Truk Lagoon on board the SS Thorfinn
We offer two formats with departures on Saturdays:
1. 7 nights on board with 5 dives a day on different wrecks, including airport transfers, accommodation in twin/double cabin, all meals, tanks, weights and dive guide.
Price: 2,190 US$ per person
2. The same as above including 7 nights on board but 3 dives a day on different wrecks.
Price: 1,790 US$ per person
Extra charges: 65 US$ general fees + 30 US$ Truk dive permit / person
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The Republic of Palau has been an independent state since 1994. Formerly belonging to the U.S Caroline Islands. The capital city is Koror, which is accessible from Manila and Singapore with direct flights.
Palau has been voted the best world's diving destination in many diving magazine worldwide, for its extremely clear water with visibility in excess of 50 to 60 meters (165 to 200 feet +), and its amazing underwater landscape and marine life. Diving from a liveaboard cruise diving vessel is one of the great ways to enjoy Palau's underwater wonders.
We propose you a great diving cruise opportunity in Palau on board the SY Palau Siren, a luxurious sailing yacht geared specifically for scuba diving. The vessel can accommodate 16 divers plus crew in very large, spacious and very comfortable cabins.
Cruise are run on a 7 or 10 nights format with departure on Saturdays. The 7 nights format are limited to Palau waters whereas the 10 night format will also visit some dive sites in the Philippines on an extended range diving cruise.
Price for the liveaboard cruise in Palau:
7 nights: 2,500 Euros
10 nights: 3,450 Euros
Prices include: airport transfers, accommodation in spacious all comfort en-suite cabins, all meals, snacks, coffee, tea, local beer for evening meals, free Nitrox for those certified, all diving equipment for divers in need (except for dive computers, rental available for 5 Euros per day), all diving activities 4 dives a day.
Exclusion: all air fares, port tax & park fees: 155 Euros per person.
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Diving Package Liveaboards
Truk Lagoon & Palau