Q: What is the onboard team?
We have a highly qualified onboard team & we comply with strict safety & manning rules of the Merchant Shipping laws of Philippines. There are three main operational verticals: shipping, diving & hospitality with dedicated teams for each vertical. Dive leaders are experienced PADI dive masters, instructors and naturalists. Operational safety, guest comfort & superior diving are the top priorities. English is very well spoken onboard. We aim to be an educationally aware dive travel vessel.
Q: How about onboard dining?
A dedicated chef & his assistant whip up delicious & nutritious meals all day and serve them in the dining area. The kitchen team specializes in delectable cuisine from all over world including Thai, Pilipino, Chinese, Indian and Western. We try to meet personal dietary preferences too. Please inform us of any special dietary requirements at the time of booking so that we have ample options for you onboard.
Rehydration and mineral salts are highly recommended and available free of charge. Fresh fruits, tea, coffee, bread, cereal, juices, water are available all day.
Q: Are your tank valves DIN or Yoke?
All our tanks have Yoke valves. Please bring DIN adaptors if you will need to use DIN valves. Thanks.
Q: What is the booking process?
If you are travelling alone or as a couple, please see this schedule:
http://www.infinitiliveaboard.com/all_trips and email us at email@example.com
There are also slots for charters & customized group bookings.
We will respond by email within 24 hours confirming availability and answering any specific questions. Please check your spam folders in case you do not hear from us. You can also call us with any questions.
When you are ready to confirm, we ask for a 30% deposit to lock down your spot. Remaining payment is due closer to the trip departure dates. We offer the following payment options: bank transfer / secure online credit card link / PayPal. All payments are invoice based.
Please feel free to ask us any questions to help plan your travel to the dive destinations of the Philippines
Q: What should I bring with me for the trip?
As such, our guests don’t really need to bring anything beyond personal stuff like clothes, swimwear, toiletries (shower gel/soap is provided in the bathrooms), and medications (basic first aid kit is available on board). Please remember that we will be in some remote & uninhabited islands and there will be no shops. If in doubt, please check with us.
Q: What level of dive experience do I need for diving onboard Infiniti?
While majority dives are suitable for all levels of experience; some new divers might want to skip some of the more challenging dives.
Q: Do you have internet onboard?
There is no guest internet onboard Infiniti. There is satellite phone for emergencies only. Cell signal strength varies depending on the proximity to the land.
Q: What are the inclusions & exclusions in the trip packages?
Our packages are quite all-inclusive, except a few discretionary/optional extras.
- Accommodation on the Infiniti (twin share)
- All meals, snacks (freshly prepared in onboard kitchen by dedicated chef) & served in dining room
- All diving with expert dive guides [4 dives a day )
- All day tea, coffee, water, soft drinks, beer and wine
- Onboard relaxation in the Infiniti’s lounges & decks
- Island excursions & beach visits
- Scuba equipment rental
Non diving packages:
Diving Insurance (we highly recommend you get diving insurance before getting onboard) Marine park fees and Port/harbor fees (we take all major currencies, US$, Euro, Philippine Peso, and major credit cards. There is a 3.5%surcharge on all credit card payments)
Staff gratuity (discretionary)
Q: More links:
About the Infiniti: www.InfinitiLiveAboard.com/ourvessel
Individual traveller schedule: http://www.infinitiliveaboard.com/all_trips
Media links: http://www.infinitiliveaboard.com/media
Testimonials : http://www.infinitiliveaboard.com/testimonials
Contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Philippines Visa Info: https://www.dfa.gov.ph/guidelines-requirements