Blue & Beyond #14 - Top Diving Superyacht Charter Hotspots

Chartering a luxury yacht is the gateway to a completely unique travel experience. When it comes to diving the world’s best hotspots, few luxury holidays can compete with the freedom that a luxury diving yacht charter affords. With more and more charter yachts equipped with professional diving equipment as well as trained diving instructors on board, charter clients who are looking to get off-the-beaten-track are offered more opportunity than ever before. From a Great Barrier Reef diving charter exploring the largest coral reef system in the world to swimming alongside giant manta rays in the pristine waters of the Cayman Islands, here we look at some of the best scuba diving yacht charter hotspots.

By Gemma Fottles • 21 November 2019

The Cayman Islands

Caribbean
With a new, exciting dive site to explore for every day of the year, the Cayman Islands diving hot spots are world-famous, offering divers the chance to swim with giant stingrays and turtles and experience the thrill of dramatic drop-offs. The 2000 metre sheer wall of Bloody Bay Wall is a must-do on any Cayman Islands diving experience, while the Cayman Island’s wreck dives are amongst the most impressive out there. Experienced divers, as well as new divers, should dive the 76-metre USS Kittiwake in Grand Cayman, where you can roam all five decks of the boat, or head to Stingray City to feed the stingrays by hand. A Caribbean luxury yacht charter that allows you to see the amazing diversity below the waves and create unique memories with family and friends that will last a lifetime. Explore the best luxury charter yachts for a Caribbean diving yacht charter with Bluewater.

The Seychelles

Indian Ocean
Made up of 115 islands in the Indian Ocean, the Seychelles is one of the best scuba diving yacht charter hotspots in the world. Pristine beaches are coupled with crystal clear, warm water, providing the perfect habitat for rare marine life to flourish. Dive the best Seychelles yacht charter hotspots and discover the giant Aldabra tortoises, or get up close with the awe-inspiring peaceful whale sharks. For those looking for impressive wreck dive sites to explore, discover the British oil tanker Ennerdale sitting 30 metres below the waves, or the 28-metre fishing vessel Aldebaran. Sunk in 2008, the Aldebaran dive site offers a unique diving experience for advanced divers. Often described as the world’s most beautiful islands, a Seychelles yacht charter delivers superior superyacht experiences, and then some. Explore the best luxury charter yachts for a Seychelles yacht charter with Bluewater.

Raja Ampat

Indonesia
Looking for the ultimate diving destination? Look no further than Raja Ampat. Though rising in popularity amongst superyacht charter clients, the warm waters of Indonesia still offer an off-the-beaten-track destination for a remote and private superyacht adventure. Raja Ampat luxury yacht charter provides tropical weather all year round and over 1,500 islets to explore. A Raja Ampat yacht charter boasts a huge variety of marine environments, from blue water mangroves to white-sand beaches. But the real draw for those looking for a superyacht diving experience in Indonesia is Coral Triangle, with the largest diversity of marine life anywhere in the world creating a unique underwater paradise. Dive with giant manta rays at Manta Sandy, and then sail to the dock of the pearl farm in Aljui Bay for an unforgettable night dive. The whole of this incredible archipelago is teeming with life - and excellent dive spots for both new and advanced divers alike. Explore the best luxury charter yachts for an Indonesia yacht charter with Bluewater.
Looking for an unforgettable scuba diving experience on your next luxury yacht charter? Get in touch with the Bluewater team and discover your next diving superyacht charter for the perfect winter sun holiday.