General

Price included  7 nights   full board  three Dive a day . Dives Approximately 17 dives in total . The 32m M/V Emperor Virgo is a floating luxury resort in the Maldives. Emperor Virgo offers a large, lavish dining room with bar and television for meals and relaxation. On the upper deck guests can lounge on the deck chairs and enjoy drinks at the main bar while enjoying the views. The onboard restaurant serves both western and Asian cuisine and offers a fully equipped bar. MV Virgo has eight well appointed comfortable cabins with en-suite bathrooms and individual climate control.

A great advantage of the Emperor Virgo is that all diving takes place from a large tender dhoni allowing for much more comfortable space on the liveaboard. The Virgo Maldives dive staff will assist guests with hassle free scuba diving at the best dive sites in the Maldives. The MV Virgo crew provides each guest with superior service. Together, the team will work to ensure every guest about the Virgo enjoys the ultimate scuba diving holiday. The Virgo Maldives schedules diving cruises from August through May.

Included: VAT, Accommodation, Transfers/pickups from airport, Tanks, Weights, Belts, Dive master services, All meals, Free Nitrox, Towels Provided

Excluded: International or domestic flights, Diving or travel insurance, Diving equipment, Soft drinks, fresh juices or alcohol, Tips for the crew, 15 litre or extra tanks, WiFi ($22++)

Boat features

  • Shaded diving deck
  • Camera Station
  • Onboard kayaks
  • Audio & video entertainment
  • Library
  • Air Conditioned saloon
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Sun Deck
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Separate rinse for u/w camera
  • Custom built for diving
  • Charging stations
  • Paid Internet
  • En-Suite bathrooms

Food & Drinks

  • Western Food
  • Local Food
  • Vegetarian Options
  • Buffet style
  • Beer available
  • Selection of wines
  • Snacks All Day

If you have any specific dietary requirements whilst on-board your cruise, you can add this to your special requests on step 2 of the booking form. We advise limiting these requests to religious beliefs or food allergies.


Diving

  • DIN Adaptors
  • Nitrox available
  • Rebreather Support

The crew speaks English and German.

 

Accommodation

  • Standard Cabin
  • Main Deck Cabins
  • Upper Deck Cabins

Boat Specifications

  • Year built2012
  • Length105 feet
  • Beam30 feet
  • Top speed12 knots
  • Cruising speed10 knots
  • Engines500 HP
  • Max guests16
  • Number of cabins8
  • Number of bathrooms8
  • Tenders1 Dhoni
  • Water capacity9000 liters
  • Freshwater maker1.2 ton per day

Boat Navigation and Safety

  • GPS
  • Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
  • Emergency Rafts
  • Life Vests
  • Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
  • Oxygen
  • First Aid Kits
  • Satellite & mobile phones
  • Bilge pump alarm
  • Search light
  • Engine room CCTV
  • Crew trained in first aid

Available departures

  • Upper Deck Cabins

    Upper Deck Cabins

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    Cabin facilities:Air conditioning

    Equipped with ensuite, with individually controlled air con and fan. Hairdryers available on board by request.