The newly built 43m MV Carpe Novo now joins sister ships Carpe Vita and Carpe Diem to deliver fantastic diving trips in the Maldives. The M/V Carpe Novo has 12 cabins, each with TV/HD player, AC, storage space and en-suite bathrooms, catering to a maximum of 22 guests. Located on the main deck the inviting indoor lounge area has a large flat screen TV and entertainment system and library, and forward of this is a comfortable and relaxing outdoor shaded seating area. On the upper deck is the the al-fresco dining area where guests will be served delicious meals, and a fully stocked bar. For further relaxation aboard the MV Carpe Novo guests can enjoy the partially shaded sundeck and enjoy the fantastic Maldivian scenery.
Diving takes place from the 18m fully equipped dedicated dive Dhoni, ensuring maximum space for kitting up and gear storage. The experienced and professional crew of the MV Carpe Novo will take you to the stunning dive sites of the Maldives, with crystal clear waters and abundant marine life.
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Included: VAT, Accommodation, Transfers/pickups from airport, Tanks, Weights, Belts, Dive master services, All meals, Towels Provided
Excluded: Rental gear (full set USD 220 per week or USD 300 for 10 days) | Instruction | Nitrox tanks (USD 100 for a week, USD 150 for 10 days) and retail charges | Courses | Extra alcoholic drinks | Trip cancellation and dive insurance | Crew gratuities | Fuel surcharge applies on some special trips | Domestic flight needed for any cruises not from/to Male | Please note: 12% GST and not included on all extras and Green tax ( US$ 6 / person per night) to be paid on board | Hanifaru Bay Park Fee ($20 to be paid on board)
Book now, pay later:You can easily place your booking online. We will then hold the spaces for you and you can confirm with a payment later.
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- Leisure Deck
- Shaded diving deck
- Daily housekeeping
- Audio & video entertainment
- TV in cabins
- Air Conditioned saloon
- Aircon Cabins
- Sun Deck
- Indoor Saloon
- Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
- Warm Water Showers
- Outdoor Dining
- Separate rinse for u/w camera
- Camera room with table and charging point
- Custom built for diving
Food & Drinks
- Western Food
- Local Food
- Vegetarian Options
- Buffet style
- Beer available
- Selection of wines
- Snacks All Day
If you have specific diet requests 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. The liveaboard serves great food and you will be hungry after a full day of diving!
- DIN Adaptors
- Nitrox available
- Dive deck
- Tenders for diving
The crew speaks English.
There is diving gear available to rent on this boat. Please provide your rental needs on the booking form.
You will need to pay for the rental gear on board of the boat. Show prices
Rental Gear Prices
- Full Equipment:USD$220 per week
- 15L tanks:USD$100 per week
- Nitrox tank:USD$100 per week
- Wetsuit:USD$40 per week
- Regulator:USD$50 per week
- BCD:USD$50 per week
- Dive Computer:USD$65 per week
- Snorkel equipment:USD$30 per week
Drawings & Vessel Layouts
- Year built:2016
- Engines:Doosan Daewood Marine Diesel (Model No: V1 80219) HP 800
- Max guests:22
- Number of cabins:12
- Number of bathrooms:15
- Tenders:Diving Dhoni (18.5mx6m)
- Water capacity:1 x WASCO Desalinator 700Liters /hr. 15 tons/day & 1 x WASCO Desalinator 900 Liters / hr. 18 tons/day
- Fuel capacity: 2 x Tanks of 6000 liters per Tank (Total 12 tons)
- Freshwater maker:13000 Liters (10 Tons)
Boat navigation, communication and safety features
- Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
- Life Vests
- Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
- First Aid Kits
- Satellite & mobile phones
- Crew trained in first aid