Tiger Shark & Hammerhead Diving in the Bahamas
on a live aboard with no cage
9 Day Tiger Beach & Bimini Hammerheads Trip Details
March 4 - 12 2018 - 1 space available
April 5 - 13 2018 - 4 spaces available
The Dolphin Dream is a stable and large 86’ x 26’ ocean expedition charter yacht designed to ride the Caribbean in comfort. There are five spacious cabins with full size upper and lower bunk beds and one large cabin with a double bed. Excellent food is served all day and guests can relax in the large galley/lounge area equipped with TV, video, and stereo. There is room for assembling cameras and electrical outlets. There is a 27” TV, DVD, stereo, book and video library. There are 3 heads with freshwater showers, an outside shower and plenty of freshwater. Diving is done off of a platform with easy to use ladders.
Included in Trip Fee
All food and soft drinks while on board the boat
Tanks, weight belts, air fills
9 days of diving on the live aboard boat in shared cabins
Expert captain and crew, experienced guides with dive and photography skills
Transportation to/from West Palm Beach and to/from boat
Accommodation and food while on shore
Gratuity for crew
Bring your own alcohol
Visa fees for Bahamas (if any)
A current Diver’s Medical Evacuation Insurance policy is required
Guests must have dive experience in a variety of situations ideally including some deep diving and diving in currents. Water temperature and the frequency of our dives will require a wetsuit of at least 5mm and a hood is required. All black or mostly uniform colored equipment is recommended: you want the sharks to concentrate of the chum not your colored dive gear.
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All divers must have a Diver’s Medical Evacuation insurance policy in force while on the trip.
Tiger Shark & Hammerhead Dive Itinerary
Itinerary for 9 Day Tiger and Hammerhead Shark Dive Liveaboard
Day before trip date - Arrive to West Palm Beach FL. Transfer from airport and spend night in local motel (recommended - we have a discount rate)
1st Day - Transfer to the boat in the late afternoon. Dinner and orientation. Overnight sailing to the Bahamas
2nd Day - Clear customs on Grand Bahams Is. Return to open water, first dive that afternoon.
Day 2 - 5 - Daily shark dives in the Bahama Banks. Overnight trek down to Bimini
Day 6 - 8 - Dive for Hammerheads and bull sharks off coast of South Bimini
Day 9 - Arrive back in West Palm Beach, clear customs. Transfer to local moteil to spend the night or catch an afternoon flight