DEMA Show 2023 | November 14–17, 2023 | Ernest N. Morial Convention Center  | New Orleans, Louisiana


No other event allows you to interact with the entire dive, action watersports, and travel industries all in one place like DEMA Show. The Show is a MUST-attend event if you want to experience the latest industry trends and develop business and professional relationships in a face-to-face setting unlike any other.

275+ Education Sessions

30% of attendees are NEW to DEMA Show each year

87% of attendees come to DEMA Show to evaluate and demo new products


Exhibitor Companion 11/2/23: Food & Bev, Security, Late Work Passes, and More!


Exhibitor Companion 10/26/23: Important Move-In and Move-Out Procedures


Exhibitor Companion 10/12/23: Get Important Answers to These FAQs






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Explorer Ventures Liveaboard Fleet

Mills,  WY 
United States
  • Booth: 2447

Unique Experiences. Exceptional Value.


Book. Save. Dive.

Browse our 8 incredible liveaboard destinations: Palau | Galapagos | Indonesia | Maldives | Red Sea | Saba/St. Kitts | Turks & Caicos | Silver Bank 

Step aboard one of our exceptional liveaboard dive vessels and immerse yourself in a world of underwater wonder, friendly camaraderie, and outstanding service all at an exceptional value! For over 34 years, we’ve been providing travelers with the best dive holidays available. It's easy to understand why divers return to us time and time again! Unpack your dive gear once. We've made it easier to access those out-of-the-way destinations on our fleet's all-inclusive diving liveaboards. Designed for comfort, and effortless diving, our vessels place you just a giant stride away from the world's best scuba sites. Dive up to 5 times a day, explore ashore on our carefully curated land tours, or just relax and enjoy our renowned customer service! Stop by Booth #2447 to chat or book your trip. Don't forget to take a look at our specials and seminars! 1-800-322-3577 or +1 307-235-0683


  Show Specials


    Booking window: September 15-November 30, 2023
    Travel Window: Now through 2025 (plus 2026 for Galapagos. See destination specific dates below)

    Special Deposit Offer: $600 non-refundable initial deposit for groups of 6-11 or $1200 for groups of 12+ to hold reservation. Remainder of deposit due 90-days later or 9 months prior to travel date, whichever comes first. Regular booking terms otherwise apply. Excludes Indonesia.

    Caribbean Liveaboard Holidays

    Turks & Caicos Explorer II® Turks & Caicos Islands
    $800pp discount - Plus 5 paid/1 free; 10 or more paid/2 free

    Caribbean Explorer II® - Saba/St. Kitts
    $800pp discount - Plus 5 paid/1 free; 10 or more paid/2 free

    Valid for travel year-round through December 2025. Not applicable to Silver Bank whale weeks.

    Galapagos Liveaboard Holidays

    Humboldt Explorer®
    $1000pp discount – Plus 5 paid/1 free; 10 or more paid/2 free

    Tiburon Explorer®
    $800pp discount – Plus 5 paid/1 free; 10 or more paid/2 free

    Valid for travel: Dec 1, 2023-June 30, 2024; Dec 1, 2024- June 30, 2025; and Dec 1, 2025- June 30, 2026


    Maldives Liveaboard Holidays

    Emperor Explorer®
    10% pp discount for 7-night trips - Plus an extra comp with full charter!
    10% pp discount for 10-night trips - Plus an extra comp with full charter!
    Package includes free nitrox!

    Valid for travel year-round through December 2025


    Red Sea Liveaboard Holidays

    Grand Sea Explorer®
    $100 pp discount – Plus 5 paid/1 free; 10 paid/2 free; 20 paid/3 free; 24 paid/4 free
    Package includes free nitrox!

    *Conditions apply; Valid for travel December-August through December 2025


    Indonesia Liveaboard Holidays

    White Manta Explorer® and Blue Manta Explorer®
    16 paid/2 free, based on upper and main deck pricing

    *Conditions apply; Available for Sangalaki and Komodo trips only. Additional berths and single supplements (if applicable) may be added at retail price, up to 24 berths.

    Explorer Ventures Fleet has been in operation for over 36 years and is recognized as a leader in the liveaboard industry. With nine liveaboard vessels operating in eight countries, the fleet provides distinctive and memorable diving experiences, allowing divers to explore the world's most pristine diving locations. The fleet’s unique itineraries cater to divers of every experience level, on top-rated vessels which are equipped with all the amenities necessary for 7-to-14-night diving excursions. Liveaboard packages include comfortable accommodation, up to 27 dives during the week, top-notch dining experiences, and service from award winning crews. Add these package inclusions to the affordable group rates, free berths, and low deposits - you’ll be hard pressed to find a better group trip for your dive shop!

    For further information on the Fleet's 2023 DEMA group specials and to book, send us email, or call. See you at DEMA!

    DEMA BOOTH #2447

    1-800-322-3577 / +1 307-235-0683

    Terms & Conditions: All specials are valid only for new group reservations booked and deposited between September 15 and November 30, 2023. They cannot be combined with other discounts, 12-month incentives, or off-peak charter specials and are not applicable to specialty itineraries or previously booked groups. Additional Terms may apply, contact us for details


  • Caribbean Explorer II & Turks & Caicos Explorer II
    Dive the Caribbean!...

  • Dive Saba and St Kitts on Caribbean Explorer II
    Scuba dive the Caribbean! Saba is a tiny volcanic island full of big adventures. St. Kitts is a historic island with an intriguing flare. Combine these two, and you have an outstanding diving itinerary on some of the most scenic islands in the Northeastern Caribbean.

    We have offered this popular route for more than 30 years, a testament to the unique blend of local culture, liveaboard amenities, and vibrant underwater sights. Hop onboard our vessel Caribbean Explorer II® to maximize bottom time with up to 5 dives daily. Plus, divers and non-divers can adventure ashore on optional land tours rounding out this exceptional itinerary. Come fall in love with Saba and St. Kitts!

    Dive the Turks & Caicos Islands on the Turks & Caicos Explorer II
    The Turks & Caicos Islands are a mecca for scuba divers. The group of idyllic Caribbean islands is surrounded by dream-like turquoise waters containing over 1,000 square miles of vivid coral reef, dramatic walls, and a thriving Caribbean reef shark population. It's shark week, every week, in the Turks & Caicos Islands - just ask our guests!

    To see the numerous diving sites and offshore walls, liveaboard Turks & Caicos Explorer II® is the perfect option. You'll maximize your bottom time with up to 27 dives during the week and access all the best sites right from your doorstep. When not underwater, you can enjoy your surface intervals sunning on the fly-deck or joining in on tutu-Tuesday with the lively crew. You'll rave about this liveaboard holiday for years to come. Join us in pirate's paradise!

  • Humboldt Explorer & Tiburon Explorer
    Dive the Galapagos Islands...

  • There's a reason why Galapagos liveaboard diving is on every divers' bucket list. A UNESCO World Heritage site, Galapagos National Park is a paradise of protected islands bursting with unique marine life found nowhere else on earth. Diving adventures here encompass everything from aggregating hammerheads and whale sharks, to penguins, marine iguanas, and more. The sheer number of rare species is nothing short of incredible. Plus, at the isolated Wolf and Darwin Islands, you can watch as huge schools of scalloped hammerheads, silky sharks, and tuna float on by.

    With so much to see, we offer four itineraries on two liveaboards. All itineraries include tours ashore to see endemic giant tortoises, blue-footed boobies, and more. If you like natural spaces, sharks, and spectacular diving, then liveaboard scuba diving in the Galapagos Islands is a must!

  • Emperor Explorer Liveaboard
    Dive the Maldives...

  • Maldives liveaboard diving is a must-do for every avid scuba diver. A dreamy tropical oasis above and below, the Maldives atoll offers world-class diving experiences wowing with an abundance of marine life and spectacular coral reefs. Made up of nearly 1,200 islands, the inner and outer reefs are a haven for wildlife. Divers will have the opportunity to see congregating sharks, manta rays, and whale sharks - year-round. As well as marvel at the unique underwater pinnacles and thila.

    Yacht Emperor Explorer® offers six itineraries depending on the season, destination, and what you'd like to see. Whichever direction you choose to cruise, there's no doubt you'll want to visit the Maldives again and again.
  • Grand Sea Explorer Liveaboard
    Dive the Red Sea...

  • Red Sea liveaboard diving cruises are simply unequaled. Scuba dive incredible wrecks, technicolor reefs, and experience a frequent rush hour of pelagics. The breathtaking underwater scenery, walls boasting huge pristine hard corals, and dazzling drop-offs of soft corals will delight even the most experienced of divers. Liveaboard diving amongst Northern part of the Red Sea (Gubal Strait and Ras Mohammed) the legendary marine park of Brother's Islands you'll often spot thresher sharks, whale sharks, tuna, mantas, oceanic whitetips, and schooling hammerheads. Join us on the modern MV Grand Sea Explorer®, operating in Egypt as Sea Serpent Grand, an impressive luxury vessel. Let us guide you through mesmerizing underwater sites for the experience of your lifetime. Plus, if you’re already in Egypt, why not visit Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor or simply enjoy a cruise on the Nile River? We’ve created multiple must-do trip extensions for you to discover the wonders of ancient Egypt, above and below the waterline. Your Red Sea adventure awaits.
  • White Manta Explorer & Blue Manta Explorer
    Dive Indonesia!...

  • Indonesia has some of the best scuba diving in the world. Over 17,000 remote islands are only accessible by liveaboard, this famous Coral Triangle is a divers' paradise. Dive cruises here on yachts White Manta Explorer and Blue Manta Explorer are exotic and enchanting.

    Choose from itineraries in Raja Ampat, Triton Bay, Banda Sea, Forgotten Islands, Sangalaki, Halmahera, Sulawesi, Komodo, and Alor. Or try them all (you'll want to visit more than once anyway)! With over 50,000 square miles of islands and reefs, 580 kinds of coral, and 1,397 species of fish including big pelagics and weird and wonderful macro life, there is something to wow everyone. Join us to discover Indonesia!

Booth: 2447

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