Carpe Novo​

Carpe Novo is the newest addition to the Carpe Diem fleet. This 43-meter long luxury yacht can accommodate up to 22 guests. It offers diving, surfing, and fishing trips, providing a range of activities to suit different interests. The yacht features spacious cabins, a restaurant, a bar, a lounge, and a dive deck.

Length 43 m

Beam 11 m

Capacity 22

Cabins 12

lounge area

Carpe Novo​


Main Deck

  • 2 Single Suites
  • Lounge / Dive Briefing Area (air conditioned)
  • Camera Room
  • Dive Equipment Room
  • Communal Toilet
  • Office
  • Communal Outdoor Seating Area

Upper Deck

  • 4 Junior Suites
  • Open Air Restaurant & Bar
  • Bridge area

Lower Deck

  • 6 Standard Cabins
  • Crew Accommodation

Sun Deck

  • Outdoor Seating Area
  • Sun loungers


Carpe Novo​ Facilities

All cabins have individually controlled AC, safety deposit boxes, life jackets and TV screens connected to central media system and their own private bathrooms. The electricity voltage on board is of 220V and the plugs are of multinational type



The Carpe Novo has 12 comfortable cabins of different standards divided over 3 decks. The different cabin types are junior suite (4), single suites (2) and standard (6)


  • Transfers (pickup and drop off from Airport)
  • A refreshing welcome drink upon arrival
  • 7 or 10 nights’ accommodation aboard our state-of-the-art vessel
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and snacks)
  • Unlimited drinking water, coffee and tea
  • A beach BBQ (Weather and government permitting)
  • 3 dives daily (excluding the day of arrival and the day before departure), led by our team of professional local English-speaking dive guides
  • 1 or 2 night dives (dependent on the length of stay and subject to weather conditions) Not included in Deep South Itineraries.
  • Equipment: Nitrox and normal air tanks (11.5 and 13.5 Aluminium DIN / INT), one SMB per diving couple/buddy team, reef hooks, weights and belts*
  • T-GST 16% + 10% service charge


  • Any equipment not mentioned under inclusions
  • Dive courses
  • Green tax (US$6 per person/per night)
  • Domestic flights
  • Park fees where required (e.g. Hanifaru Bay)
  • Soft drinks and alcoholic beverages
  • Dive insurance (Mandatory)
  • Travel insurance (Recommended)
  • Fuel surcharges where applicable
  • Wi-Fi (Available on board at additional cost)


Safari Schedule

More Trips
Date Route Available Status Price
03 Aug-10 Aug
8 Days/7 Nights
Carpe Novo​
Best of Maldives (7N'S)
4 Pax Left
1 option
Available 2,340 USD Select Cabin
10 Aug-17 Aug
8 Days/7 Nights
Carpe Novo​
Manta Madness 4 (MLE/MLE) 7 Nights
6 Pax Left
1 option
Available 2,340 USD Select Cabin
17 Aug-27 Aug
11 Days/10 Nights
Carpe Novo​
Manta Madness 1 (MLE/MLE) 10 Nights
7 Pax Left
Available 3,240 USD Select Cabin
31 Aug-07 Sep
8 Days/7 Nights
Carpe Novo​
Best of Maldives (7N'S)
22 Pax Left
Available 2,340 USD Select Cabin
07 Sep-17 Sep
11 Days/10 Nights
Carpe Novo​
Manta Madness 1 (MLE/MLE) 10 Nights
14 Pax Left
Available 3,240 USD Select Cabin


Carpe Novo​ Team

The Carpe Novo team will take care of your perfect holiday. We have some of the best divers from the Maldives in our team. You will enjoy the cooking qualities of our experienced chef. The team will do everything to ensure you will have an unforgettable time during your stay on the Carpe Novo.

The Carpe Novo takes full charter, half charter as well as individual booking requests.

The Carpe Novo caters for 7 and 10 night cruises. The cruises normally leave every Saturday or Sunday unless in the event of 10 night cruises departure days might change.

Check in time is at 2.00 pm. In case of early arrivals, guests will be met by our representative and will have the option to wait at the airport or arrangements can be made to use the facilities of the nearby airport hotel, or a dayroom at a hotel in Hulhumale. Check out time is at 8:00 on the day of departure.
Mid October - 30 April (High Season)
For every 5 paying guests, one free space is offered in a standard cabin

May - Mid October (Summer Season)
For every 5 paying guests, one free space is offered in a standard cabin + Early Bird Bonus 10%) - Low Season only

The group travel discounts can NOT be combined with any other discount except for the Early Bird discounts in summer season only.
Special Offers:
10% Early Bird and Last-Minute discounts are reflected in our live rates on our BOOK NOW page:

Extra Discounts applicable:

5% Discount is applicable to all repeat adventurers who have previously stayed on Carpe Diem, Carpe Vita or Carpe Novo.

Dive Instructors:
5% Discount is applicable to all dive instructors on the Carpe Diem Maldives Fleet.

5% Discount is applicable to honeymooners on the Carpe Diem Maldives Fleet

Non - Divers:
10% Discount is applicable to all non-divers on the Carpe Diem Maldives Fleet.

Above discounts are non-combinable – a single discount will apply to the relevant reservation.

To book the above extra discounts please book directly via [email protected]
All three of our award winning vessels, The Carpe Diem, The Carpe Vita and The Carpe Novo can be hired for private charters. 

If you prefer the exclusivity of a luxurious liveaboard for a select group of your friends/family/work colleagues, we are able to offer private diving, snorkeling, surfing and fishing charters. 

Itineraries can be tailor made to suit your individual requirements.  

Each of our vessels are accompanied by our spacious diving dhoni’s as well as a small tender, which offers flexibility for all of your needs.  

We can cater for up to 22 people on the Carpe Novo for private groups.

Please contact us directly to discuss your specific requirements  and we can then design a package exclusively for you.  

Our experienced crew includes a Diving Instructor and Dive Masters as well as a surfing guide for surfing charters as well as a chef that can cater for all dietary requirements, producing dishes from around the world.  

We look forward to discussing your dream trip with you.
Payment policy:
30% of total amount within 10 days of confirmation to be paid to secure booking. Balance of 70% of total amount to be paid 90 days before the start of the trip. If the trip starts within the 90 Days period, full Payment will be required within 10 Days of securing the booking.

Carpe Diem Maldives Cruises requires full pre-payment for all reservations at least ninety (90) days prior to guest arrival. Failure to do so may result in the cancellation of the reservation.
All cancellation notifications must be made by mailing Carpe Diem Maldives Head Office via e-mail at [email protected] and copying [email protected].

Reservations will not be considered cancelled until a receipt of cancellation invoice is received.

Cancellation prior to arrival
100% of full stay will be charged within 90 days before the trip departure.
90 days and above - 30% of deposit of full stay will be charged.
Special requirements can be made (depending on the cancellation) without charge.
No refunds will be made, but re-bookings are allowed depending on the reason for the cancellation.
We will provide all necessary information should you need to claim from your insurance company.

Check Carpe Novo​


Vessel M/V Carpe Novo
Registry Republic of Maldives
Built 2016
Refurbished 2022
Length 43m
Beam 11m
Superstructure Wood
Hull & Decking Wood
Guests 22
Crew 13
Cabins 12
Deck 3
Engine Doosan Daewood Diesel 800 Hp
Fuel 10000L
Navigation GPS, Sounder
Comms Satelite, VHF Radio, Internet , GSM
Generators 3 Generators, 65KW & 25KW
Electric 220 / 50 Hz, 24 hours daily
Fresh Water 13000L
Water Maker 1000L
Diving Dhoni Yes
HP Compressor 2
Nitrox Unit 1
First Aid Oxygen 10500 Litres
Dive Equipment Yes, including separate camera room
Diving School Padi
Safety Equipment Life Jackets
Smoke detectors Fire extinguishers
Emergency Alarm