Amazing visibility- 40-60m
Tropical white beaches
Year round shark sightings
Warm water all year
The Grand Bahama Adventure 5 nights liveaboard itinerary visits the absolute best of the West End of Grand Bahama Island. On this scuba diving cruise you can expect to see lots of sharks. Regular sightings include tiger sharks, nurse sharks, lemon sharks, and even the occasional bull shark. However, it’s not all about sharks; There will also be a chance to dive amazing reefs, walls, wrecks, and sometimes even caves on this itinerary.
Dates & Prices
* Included embarkation and disembarkation transfers are between Bradford Marine and Freeport Airport, Bell Channel Inn, Pelican Bay Hotel or Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach only. Guests requiring transfer from or to other locations are responsible for making their own arrangements.
Maps & Itinerary
This 5 night Bahamas liveaboard scuba diving adventure allows between 12 to 14 dives around the West End of Grand Bahama.
Your cruise director will schedule up to 4 dives per day including sunset or night dives where possible (dependent on surface and weather conditions).
At Tiger Beach, dives 1 – 3 are usually baited / feeding shark dives.
The diving day aboard Bahamas Master is typically scheduled as follows:
- Light Breakfast followed by a briefing and dive 1
- Full Breakfast, relaxation period, briefing and dive 2
- Lunch, relaxation period, briefing and dive 3
- Snack relaxation period, briefing and dive 4, where possible*
*Dive 4 is dependent on location.
The itinerary and dive sites outlined above are an example only and are subject to change or omission at the Captain’s discretion depending on weather, local regulations, guests’ experience, flight schedules and other logistical considerations. Adverse weather and sea conditions can affect the itinerary which includes some overnight cruising between islands.
The 35m Bahamas Master offers 10 well-designed cabins and can comfortably welcome 18 divers aboard. Equipped with a spacious dive deck, including individual dive stations and ample storage facilities, this boat will take you on an unforgettable journey in The Bahamas. Communal relaxation areas providing sun and shade are both on the upper and sundeck.
On the upper deck is the spacious covered outdoor bar and dining area for relaxation after dives. Alternatively, you can soak up some sun rays and watch the sunset on the sun deck. A dedicated indoor camera charging station can be found on the main deck towards the bow.
Port Fees & Local Taxes (per person)*
Fuel Surcharge (20 USD per person, per night)*
*All surcharges, including marine, park and port fees, are subject to change at any time, and without notice.
The applicable marine and port fees for your itinerary will be added to your onboard extras to be paid on the boat before disembarkation.
Full equipment set*
UW Torch/ Flash light
13 Litre (AL100) cylinder
Extra 11 Litre (AL80) cylinder**
*Full Equipment set includes: BCD, regulators, wetsuit, mask, booties & fins. Torch & computer are not included.
PLEASE NOTE: Shark dives in the Bahamas requires DARK COLOURED equipment (wetsuit, BCD, fins, boots, gloves and hoods). Light or brightly coloured and patterned are not acceptable for these dives.
Please refer to our Equipment Guidelines before travelling to check if your equipment is suitable, or not.
**Extra cylinder for twinsets only; side-mount diving is only permitted with one cylinder.
3 Litre (25 cuft) rebreather cylinder set*
5.7 Litre (AL40) bailout/stage tank (with rigging)
0.07 USD per litre
290 USD per 20kg tub*
Please note: Sofnolime MUST be requested at least 8 weeks before departure. *Price will be confirmed at that time based on local supply costs.
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver
PADI EANx (Enriched Air Nitrox)
PADI Deep Diver Speciality
PADI Wreck Diver Speciality
PADI Drift Diver Speciality
PADI Night Diver Speciality
PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Speciality
PADI AWARE Shark Conservation (incl. PIC)
PADI Bahamas Shark Diver Distinctive Speciality (incl. PIC)
PADI Speciality course manual and PIC*
*Please note that, with the exception of PADI Advanced Open Water Diver, AWARE Share Conservation and Bahamas Shark Diver Distinctive Speciality, the course prices listed above do not include course materials or certification registration. The required manual and PADI certification card (PIC) for speciality courses must be paid for in addition to the course price.
All courses are subject to availability and must be pre-booked.
Spirits (per shot)
Wine (per bottle)
WiFi Data package
from 15 USD*
Laundry (per item)
Bahamas Master T-Shirt
Bahamas Master Polo Shirt
*WiFi prices start from 15 USD for 1 night (250 MB) and are based on duration and data package size. Please refer to Bahamas onboard extras for further details.
All on-board prices are subject to change without notice. While we try to keep all information as up to date as possible, prices may be different on your cruise.
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