While you are processing a booking with our agency, you will have different possibilities to process your payment to us in order to confirm your trip. Credit card validation confirms your intention to book your Diving Trip with us, and once completed, we can act quickly to confirm the spaces with the liveaboard having certainty of your wish to participate in the cruise. In the meantime this is just a confirmation process and no payment is done at this stage, we manually execute your payment on the secure payment platform once you decide to do so, without our action in the next 7 days all your information is deleted from the payment gateway website.
Our company : Dive and Cruise Ltd is our main company operating, organising and selling diving trips worldwide, for different countries we have different company branches, so while you are planning to book on https://www.diveabroad.com you have the Dive and Cruise team behind to assit you and provide you with our experience and knowledge.
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Once your BOOKING REQUEST IS CONFIRMED in no more than 24h during weekdays and 48h during weekends after you completed it on our website, you will receive an email from us with your Proforma Invoice showing the amount to be paid, eventually split with deposit then balance. We will ask you to confirm your participation in the selected cruise and let us know if you want us to debit the credit card you used during the booking process or if you prefer to change your payment method with any one below.
INTERNATIONAL BANK TRANSFER using SWIFT Network to our Hong Kong Bank.
Payments can be made in USD / EURO / CHF / SGD / AUD / HKD so let us know which currency you prefer and we will update your invoice straight with the currency exchange made on www.xe.com. This method usually cost between $10-$30 per Transfer for you, but no fees/loss on currency exchange from your bank. No fees if you are paying from an Hong Kong Bank. A bank slip is required as soon as you made the transfer to us.
EUROPEAN BANK TRANSFER using SEPA Network to our European Bank.
DiveAbroad accepts SEPA payments in EURO only to our European bank account. There are neither Fees nor currency exchange if you are an EU resident using an European bank account.
CREDIT CARD (MasterCard / Visa / American Express)
We can use the credit card information you have already provided during the booking process, or if you prefer, we can cancel you pre-transaction in order to use another card. Then we will generate a unique link for you to proceed the payment within 24 hours after our confirmation, depending on the booking conditions the total payment can be split and then you will have 2 different links to process the deposit and the balance separately.
Our Chinese divers can pay using Alipay with a dedicated platform, in order to do so we will prepare you a link to pay your trip. At the moment our platform is only accepting credit cards to proceed your booking but if you speak with one of our agents, you can get the Alipay link straight away and proceed you booking to guarantee you wish to book. Slightly different from our Credit Card gateway, once paid on Alipay the money will be deduced from your account. If for any reason in the next 48h or if your booking doesn’t get confirmed, we will proceed the Full Refund to your account. Every ALIPAY payment are sent in USD (converted in CNY on Alipay’s payment page).
You can pay for your diving trip with Paypal in EURO / USD / HKD, the Paypal email address to be used will be sent to you depending on your chosen currency.
CRYPTO : BTC / ETH / LTC / Bitcoin Cash
We do accept the payment of your trip using one of these digital currencies, nevertheless in regards to the high volatility of these an extra 6.5% will be added on top of it and the payment has to be done within 20 minutes, so the best way to do so is to connect to our website, speak with an agent that will give you the link and amount set, a screenshot of your “payment done” should be sent within 20 minutes.