August Newsletter from the Dive Safari Asia Team:
There are some exciting things happening at Dive Safari Asia in the coming months… We are sponsoring the unbelievable Grand Prize at the Birmingham Dive Show valued at £7000! We are launching our new t-shirts at the dive show too, designed and manufactured by Fourth Element! We are delighted to introduce a new member to the team- Paul “Duxy” Duxfield, an underwater photo pro. We are also introducing some new resorts into our partners portfolio… It’s an exciting time at Dive Safari Asia.
Give Away at Birmingham Dive Show, October 2017
This year, Dive Safari Asia, in collaboration with our partners, are giving away the Grand Prize at the Birmingham Dive Show.
The trip begins when you arrive, thanks to Royal Brunei Airlines, in Bali and settle into Scuba Seraya Resort. Here you can enjoy 5 days enjoying some pretty reefs, critter-hunting at some world-class muck dive sites and exploring the famous Liberty Wreck all of which are a few minutes from the resort. There will also be a Temple viewing tour n Bali!
From here you travel to Komodo Resort, a gorgeous resort in the heart of Komodo National Park. The diving here includes some of the best sites in the region. The reefs are exceptionally lively and colourful, with great chances of diving with Manta Rays, sharks and schooling pelagics. A short trek to see the dragons in the wild is also included.
From here you fly across to Alor, to the spectacular Alami Alor, where you can enjoy fantastic reefs, world-class critter diving, a spectacular house reef and superb hospitality.
The trip includes 24 dives per person, full-board, international and internal flights and connections.
Make sure you are at the Birmingham Dive Show to enter to win this awesome prize!
Buy a Dive Safari Asia Fourth Element T-shirt and Support Bite-Back.
We are delighted to announce the arrival of our new t-shirts, designed and manufactured by Fourth Element
We will be selling these t-shirts at the Birmingham Dive Show, and via email order, for £20 each.
£10 will be going to Bite-Back, our partner conservation charity organisation. Bite-Back is a shark and marine conservation charity with a mission to halt the trade and consumption of vulnerable fish species, promote sustainable fishing, protect ocean habitats and inspire worldwide respect for the marine environment. We are proud to help support Bite-Back’s efforts to save and protect our oceans.
We are very excited to announce that Duxy is joining the Dive Safari Asia team.
He is going to be leading escorted photography tours. His first tour will be to Alor and Komodo in September 2018!
Duxy has a wealth of diving and underwater photographic experience. Duxy speaks at many events and dive shows and his work has been widely published. He is well-known for his relaxed style of teaching at all levels, from first-time underwater camera users to more experienced photographers.
He can be found on Instagram and Twitter @takeiteasyduxy and Facebook as Take It Easy with Duxy.
Dive the Maratua Atoll, Kakaban and Sangalaki from these resorts.
We has recently included the following three awesome resorts in our partner portfolio such that guests can enjoy some of Borneo’s best diving at the famous Maratua Atoll and surrounds. Here one can expect schooling pelagics, hammerhead and reef sharks, manta and eagle rays and healthy beautiful reefs.
Kakaban island offers a rare opportunity to snorkel in a lake full of sting-less jellyfish in between dives in the area.
Nabucco Resort has 9 lovely simple bungalows surrounded by lush vegetation and aqua seas. Perfectly situated to allow easy and quick access to some of the best sites in the area including “Big Fish Country”.
Nunukan Island Resort is a larger resort with 22 air-conditioned bungalows dotted along the seashore. It has a 4KM long fabulous house reef teaming with reef fish and rare sea critters.
Virgin Cocoas Resort is a more intimate and the most luxurious of the three, offering a gorgeous house reef, daily yoga classes and more.