Dive Turks and Caicos with the Scubabros, and experience a thriving underwater ecosystem, Turks and Caicos Islands offer the best of Caribbean wall diving. Scuba divers can see a variety of marine life including many different shark species, sea turtles, humpback whales, various colorful and healthy corals.
This is a fan favorite of the Scubabros dive travel group. This trip is not only filled with some the world's most beautiful wall dives, but also a totally awesome luxury vessel.
On average the visibility exceeds 150 feet and our average water temperature is 75 - 80 degrees Fahrenheit. The fringing reef begins close to the shore, and all dive sites are located right under the boat.
PRICE: Based on DBL occupancy / Guaranteed Single Occupancy is billed an additional 70% of the retail stateroom price.
VIP Staterooms: Queen bed, desk/chair, hanging closet, wardrobe, large window, TV, private ensuite bathroom and shower (couple only). Staterooms 1-2.
CC $4570.80 / Check or cash discount $4395
Main Deck Staterooms: Twin or Queen bed, desk/chair, hanging closet, wardrobe, large window(s), private ensuite bathroom and shower. Staterooms 3-4, twins. Staterooms 5-7, queen or twins.
CC $4362.80 / Check or cash discount $4195
Lower Deck Staterooms: Twin lower and upper beds, dresser, hanging closet, port lights, private ensuite bathroom and shower. Staterooms 8-10.
CC $4154 / Check or cash discount $3995
Deposit: CC $520 / cash or check $500
Final Payment due October 13th, 2023 (Anyone signing up after final payment date, will owe the total amount of the trip)
***check/cash discount on all international travel trips***
Price is subject to change, until time of ticketing.
When: April 13th-20th, 2024
Vessel: Explorer II
Airline: TBD . (please contact us if you wish to arrange your own travel)
- 8 days / 7 nights aboard Turks & Caicos Explorer II
- 5.5 days of diving (up to 5 dives daily), including night dives
- Accommodation, meals, snacks, and alcohol/non-alcohol beverages
- Opportunities to dive Providenciales, West Caicos, and French Caye
- Around the clock service from a fun, experienced, and English speaking crew
- Diving amenities including camera table, Nitrox, and rental equipment
- Easy access through direct flights to Providenciales (PLS)
- Flights and transfers
- Turks hotel tax $95
- Fuel surcharge $150 - $200 (depending on the week itinerary)
- Crew Gratuities
- Nitrox ($10 per tank / $150 per week)
Why choose Scubabros?
With more than 10 years of experience and over 100 trips completed, ScubaBros specializes in group travel and diver safety. We not only want to travel with you and show you a good time, but also want to help improve your dive skills keeping you safe underwater. When you sign up with the Scubabros you get a chance to dive and travel with some true diving professionals.
How do I sign up?
You can sign up in person, over the phone, or through this sign up portal. When you sign up we will contact you via email and provide some trip basics as well as a pay schedule.
Plus all travelers will be invited to a private Facebook group so that everyone can easily share information, questions, and media before and after the trip.
Do I need to be certified?
You do not need to be certified. If you are not certified the diving portion will be taken out of the final trip price. Please select DEPOSIT if you are not certified.
What Do I need to sign up?
You need a valid passport, and at least $500 down. This $500 serves as a non-refundable deposit used to hold your booking with Scubabros, the resort, and airline.
What if I need to cancel?
In the event you need to cancel depending on the cancelation policy, time of cancelation, and circumstances you may receive partial or no money back. Trip insurance is a good idea when traveling internationally.
Any unused portion of your deposit is 100% refundable within 14 days of sign up.
If your reservation can be replaced and fulfilled by the time of departure you may receive 100% back on the room reservation.
Do I need diving insurance?
All divers need current diving insurance , plus a SMB (surface marker buoy).
What experience level do I need to be?
We take all experience levels, from beginner to professional divers. We separate the groups based on experience and provide each group with their very own dive professional.
Can I book my own travel?
Yes, you may book your own travel. Please just select the DEPOSIT payment, and the cost of travel will be deducted from your total.
Please note also that this Turks and Caicos Cruise itinerary is an example only, and will change depending on weather and logistics at the Captain's discretion.
Saturday: Please see the Arrival section under FAQ for information on how to reach the vessel. Due to tides, weather, the vessel's size, and available facilities in Providenciales, the location and departure schedule of the vessel may change.
- 1500 Guests may begin to board the Turks & Caicos Explorer II
The vessel will normally be located at Caicos Marina but may depart early due to tides or weather. If you are staying on the island, please check in with the vessel on Saturday morning to determine when and where to meet the boat. If you are arriving on Saturday, you will be met at the airport.
- 1830 Dinner (snacks or dinner available for those arriving on later flights)
- 2000 Captain's Briefing, documents, etc.
Sunday: Provo's Northwest Point. Four to five dives, with the night spent at mooring.
Monday: Two morning dives at Northwest Point, followed by a 2-hour trip to West Caicos. Three dives, with the night spent at mooring.
Tuesday: Up to five dives at West Caicos, with the night spent at mooring.
Wednesday: Two dives at West Caicos, transit to French Cay, three dives at French Cay, with the night spent at mooring.
Thursday: Five dives at French Cay, with the night spent at mooring.
Friday: Dawn dive and morning dive at French Cay, with departure for the 2-hour trip back to port. Afternoon at leisure; dinner ashore, with the night spent aboard the vessel.
- 0700/0830 Continental breakfast
- 0900 Depart the Turks & Caicos Explorer II. Should you be leaving on an afternoon flight, you may leave your luggage aboard for pickup later. However, cabs are very expensive and it can be costly to return to the vessel.
Due to the necessity of readying the vessel for our next cruise, we must strictly enforce the 9 am departure.