Caradonna Voted #1

in Scuba Diving Magazine

How Booking with Caradonna could save you money, hassles and time on your next dive vacation!

Hiring a travel agent can save you money on your total trip cost or earn you added benefits and perks that booking direct does not. When booking with Caradonna Adventures you’ll have a team of experts on hand should there be any weather emergencies or other unforeseen circumstances. Plus, you gain tons of knowledge and tips, including how to take advantage of extra baggage allowances for divers on certain airlines, to booking the best resort rooms for divers.

Whether you’re booking a repeat visit to a favorite resort or need help choosing which exotic dive destination best matches your budget, dive ability, window of travel, dive preferences, and more, we have you covered. Here are the top five reasons to book your next vacation with Caradonna Adventures.

Caradonna Adventures voted #1 in Scuba Diving’s 2020 Readers Choice Awards.

1. Every agent has an average of 18 years’ experience. What does this mean for you?

No travel company has more experience than Caradonna Adventures. In total, we’ve arranged more than 200,000 dive vacations across the globe. Our staff has traveled to every destination we represent, from the Bahamas to Micronesia. With so much local knowledge, our agents are experts in all aspects of travel and will plan personalized itineraries that fit your needs.

 

2. We are licensed, insured, and bonded. What does this mean for you?

You will have peace of mind knowing we are licensed, insured, and bonded through ARC and IATAN. We are also the only dive wholesaler in the United States that is a member of USTOA, the U.S. Tour Operators Association, and we carry a Travelers Assistance Program of $1 Million — which means we have posted a $1 million security investment to protect you and any money you spend with us. We have been operating since 1985, with more than 30 years of experience.

3. We offer competitive rates on all our offerings. What does this mean for you?

Thanks to our relationships with tourism boards, hotels, and airlines, we are able to get the best possible prices for our clients. Plus, when you see a price advertised with us, whether on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter, you know that the price includes everything. There are no hidden fees or additional costs. Marine park fees, resort fees, taxes, and the like are all included or disclaimed if collected locally. We are as transparent as possible with our prices.

 

4. You make one call and we book it all. What does this mean for you?

You call us, and then we do all the work. We work with you to learn your travel needs and preferences. We can book your airfare, hotel, liveaboard, car rental, airport transfers and, of course, your diving, wellness packages, and land-based adventures. We plan a vacation entirely tailored to your needs. We ask you: How much do you want to spend? Where have you been before? What was your favorite dive vacation and why? What’s on your dive bucket list, be it animals, destinations or experiences? We get to know you to steer you to destinations, resorts, and experiences that are going to wow you. Moreover, because we’ve been to these destinations at many different times of year, we know when to book you and where. We know the seasonality of animals and migrations. We know the rainy seasons and hurricane seasons. We know what time of the year will offer the best visibility and conditions. We offer all of this expertise at no additional cost to you.

5. We offer more than 39 international destinations with dive, adventure, and wellness packages. What does this mean for you?

Wherever you want to go, we can help. Some of the most requested destinations we arrange travel to include Cozumel, Bonaire, the Cayman Islands, and the Bay Islands. We also arrange travel to exotic locations such as Papua New Guinea, the Maldives, Malaysia, Micronesia, the Philippines, and the Republic of Vanuatu. And, we are more than just diving! We also arrange hiking, ziplining, paddle sports, off-roading, cultural tours, and more in destinations around the globe. We now offer wellness packages, including spa getaways and escapes focusing on the mind and spirit. Wellness destinations include Saint Lucia, the Riviera Maya, The Islands of Tahiti, and Dominica, just to name a few. Follow us on social media to learn about new deals and special offerings on packages! Find us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter as @CaradonnaAdv.