Flower Gardens National Marine Sanctuary
Picture yourself over 100 miles from land, in the middle of the Gulf of Mexico. At times, the seas can be very unforgiving, and the weather can turn foul in an instant. But here, in the midst of this unpredictable Gulf, lie three of the most beautiful and wild places in all the world. Manta rays, whale sharks, coral heads bigger than cars, hundreds of species of fish and invertebrates… This place teems with life!
Valhalla Missile Silo, Texas
9-10 September 2017
Join us for a weekend of diving in the Valhalla Missile Silo just 30 minutes south of Abilene, TX. This is a unique dive site, located inside a former Atlas missile silo base that flooded with water. Valhalla is part of a complex of twelve missile silos located around Texas that were aimed at the USSR during the cold war.
22-29 July 2017
Join us for a week of diving on Roatan, the largest of the Bay Islands in Honduras. Discover an island with authentic Caribbean and Latin American lifestyles and warm, friendly islanders greeting you wherever you go. Located on Roatan’s Northeast shore Turquoise Bay is the only dive resort in this lush and remote area of the island providing you with the opportunity to dive uncrowded, pristine dive sites. The resort is set on a hillside with spectacular ocean views and a protected bay which makes the water calm and perfect for swimming and kayaking.
Iceland & Greenland – DUI Expedition
4-18 September 2017
Join Faith Ortins, VP of DUI, and photographers Michael Salvarezza and Chris Weaver from Eco-Photo Explorers, on an amazing expedition to the far North. The itinerary offers the opportunity to explore both Iceland and Greenland above and below the water-perfect for Divers and Non-Divers alike!
Sea of Cortez – DUI Expedition
23 September – 5 October 2017 2017
Join DUI on an unforgettable trip to dive the Sea of Cortez. The bio-diversity between the Northern and Southern Sea of Cortez is incredible. Diving the entire Baja is spectacular. The sea life we witness on the surface from the boat, dingy or snorkeling is fantastic.
Channel Islands – DUI Expedition
9-15 November 2017
We have an amazing dive trip in the beautiful Southern California Channel Islands and lots of fun at the DUI factory. The VP of DUI, Faith Ortins, will host a fabulous dinner at her house!
California’s Channel Islands offers some of the best natural beauty the world has to offer.
Antarctica – DUI Expedition
19 February – 3 March 2018
We embark in Ushuaia, Argentina and sail through the Drake Passage directly to Antarctica. Along the way we will encounter Humpback and Minke whales all while learning about medical and diving issues unique to the polar region. We will tour glaciers and icebergs on zodiac cruises and set foot on the Antarctic Continent in a magnificent landscape surrounded by alpine peaks and huge glaciers calving at sea level. For divers, this is an opportunity to swim with penguins and leopard seals as well as the unique invertebrate life of Antarctica.
Tasmania – DUI Expedition
3 Dates April 2018
Explore the wonders of down under with DUI as we explore one of the most remote parts of Australia, TASMANIA! Home of the Tasmanian Devil on land and amazingly rich marine life underwater such as weedy sea dragons, fur seals, fish covered wrecks and magnificent kelp forests. On land you can enjoy pristine national parks, incredible historical sites, beautiful hikes and diverse wildlife.
Fiji – S/Y Fiji Siren
8-15 April 2019
Fiji is known for its stunning soft corals but divers can also expect to see a variety of sharks and rays, schools of fish and plenty of smaller creatures. Drift dives over steep walls and pinnacles should be expected. However, you also spend time throughout the trip in sheltered lagoons and coral gardens and take the opportunity to hop ashore for a traditional kava ceremony.
Bahamas – Aqua Cat Cruises
Every Saturday through Saturday
Offering you the best in liveaboard scuba diving and snorkeling in the Bahamas on the Aqua Cat. You will cruise from Nassau, Bahamas to the remote islands of the Exumas, and especially the Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park, the most pristine area in all the Bahamas. For over 30 years, much of the northern Exumas has been a National Underwater Park with no fishing, spearfishing or collecting allowed. Because of these laws there are miles and miles of undersea gardens.