Author Emperor Divers

Emperor Divers offers award-winning Scuba Diving services across the Red Sea Riviera. Day diving, liveaboards, dive courses and Resort packages are all available with Emperor’s friendly team of dive experts. We can organise your diving for as many days as you want, airport transfers, your hotel or a wide range of liveaboard holidays.

Emperor Maldives has new exciting dive trips to sail to the southerly Maldives atolls and dive into the shark action in these out-of-the-way southern dive sites between Huvadhoo and Laamu. From February to April, spend time away from the madding crowds and dive Foammulah and Huvadhoo on the lookout for the Indian Ocean’s larger residents; tiger sharks, silver tips, grey reef sharks and whale sharks. Guests can choose to travel either from Male to Huvadhoo to join their liveaboard or from Huvadhoo to Male. Expect to meet tiger and silver tip sharks around Foamulah. At Huvadhoo, one of the deepest…

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Emperor Maldives is offering guests a free video workshop from 15 – 22 January 2017. Emperor Virgo will be sailing the iconic ‘Best of Maldives’ route, divers who have an interest in underwater video can enjoy professional advice and tips from top dive guides Marc and Marilen Chicano. Their work can be seen here http://bit.ly/2dOhUFH, showcasing the marvels of the Maldives and how to capture video of which to be proud. Marc and Marilen will help to improve skills on manual, semi auto and auto video equipment from Go Pro to digital tape cameras.  Learn about white balance, focus, underwater…

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What a bonus for guests on Emperor Serenity 03 – 10 December and Emperor Leo 11 – 18 December. Travel with Emperor Maldives and improve your photography with Jordi Chias, (www.uwaterphoto.com), a professional photographer with more than 15 years of experience. The highly acclaimed photographer will be onboard and offering a free mini Photography Workshop for guests who would like to improve their underwater and general photography. With work published in many different media and recognized with prominent mentions in various competitions, among them the BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year (2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013 and 2014), Jordi has…

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Have you always fancied the idea of being a liveaboard dive guide?  Now you can experience this firsthand by applying for our eight-week liveaboard internship programme, which is starting again from April 2017. Diving the best sites that the Red Sea has to offer, coupled with hands on experience of life on board, it doesn’t come better than this for those who have always wanted to sample that ‘dream job’. We’re looking for enthusiastic PADI and/or SSI Divemasters/Instructors who want to learn what it’s all about and who will enjoy learning what it takes to be a liveaboard guide. This…

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Emperor Divers has a super-saving Autumn Sale open for bookings taken until 30 October. An ideal opportunity to make 2016 the year to dive the Red Sea or the Maldives. Here’s a taster but visit the link below for ALL the offers. Maldives Liveaboards with up to 25% off. Save up to €200 / £174 pp and Red Sea Liveaboards with up to 25% off. Save up to €220 / £191 pp. The Buy One Get One FREE deal is back. In Marsa Alam, buy 5 days’ boat diving for €300 / £260 and get your buddy’s free whilst in…

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The Red Sea has always been convenient, close and with the promise of clear, warm waters. It has also always had the capacity to surprise, with sightings big and small every year to delight divers. Right now though, it is on a hot streak and is delivering delights that we haven’t had since the pioneer days of Red Sea diving. Nature often has cycles but could there be another reason for such amazing diving right now? Is it due to the reduced number of, not just divers, but water users up and down the Red Sea coast since the decline…

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Adding to the vast wealth of knowledge already totted up by the Emperor Maldives dive guides, two new dive experts now join the team to strengthen it even further. Marilen Enseñat and Marc Chicano hail from Spain and have successfully run liveaboard dive holidays in every region of the Maldives, especially central and deep south atolls, since 1997. Fluent in Spanish, French and English, the couple will share their vast knowledge of these iconic atolls having a honed instinct to know where to go for the best chance of superlative diving. With literally thousands of dives and 19 consecutive seasons…

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Take a choice of two directions and get the best of diving the Maldives either way. Join Emperor Maldives for 7 nights from 12 – 19 or 19 – 26 November for a Best of Maldives with a difference on the new hotel-style liveaboard, Emperor Serenity. Combining the best of iconic dive sites, this route allows guests to enjoy a bounty of diving. On the first week, 12 – 19 November, guests can dive the North Male Atoll, including Lankan Manta Point, as Serenity makes her way to Daravandhoo Island. Here guests disembark and take a short domestic flight to…

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Looking for some shark action? Emperor Divers knows the best time to have the best chance to see those Red Sea sharks in action. Explore the majestic southern Red Sea during the warm summer months of May to August with a new Southern Sharks itinerary offering flexibility and focus for ‘action’ dives on liveaboard Emperor Asmaa from Port Ghalib/Marsa Alam. These months are best-known for the variety of sharks visiting some of the remote offshore reefs. But be prepared to change diving plans at the last minute because Emperor goes where the action is. The guides select the best possible…

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