Best of Maldives

About The Experience

Best Diving Sites Maldives has to offer

Experience a perfect balance of adrenaline and bliss gifted through the power of cruising in Maldives

Best of Maldives is designed for divers who would like to experience the best diving spots in the Maldives

You will be cruising on a Liveaboard taking you through Male’, Vaavu & Ari Atoll

We are offering you an 8 day / 7 nights’ Diving experience on board “MV Adora”

  • Embark on a unique scuba cruise on board a Liveaboard
  • Enjoy diving & cruising through the beautiful central Atolls of the Maldives
  • Fishing and other activities
  • Undertake Diving courses (additional charges applicable)

MV Adora

MV Adora

MV Adora is a 123 feet luxury tri deck fiber yacht featuring 11 spacious cabins each with an en-suite bathroom. Guests who opt to stay at one of the 4 ocean view suites on the third deck can wake up to a beautiful view of the ocean. Stylishly designed, the yacht provides maximum tranquility at sea. The yacht features a large interior and exterior living space.

What Is Included

  • service-iconFull Board
  • service-iconTwin or double share
  • service-iconCruising
  • service-iconDiving
  • service-iconFishing
  • service-iconBarbecue

Price Package Inclusions

  • Rates is including GST & Green Tax USD 6 per person per night
  • Rates are in United States Dollars and Charter per night
  • Airport “meet-and-greet”, transfers to and from the airport before noon, on arrival and departure days only.
  • Accommodation in
    • air-conditioned cabins with outside window,
    • en-suite bathroom (hot water), towels and room service
  • Full board meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner served as a buffet
  • Unlimited water,  tea & coffee
  • 17 Dives  (2-3 dives per day ex arrival and departure date & based cruising time)
  • Diving equipment:
    • 12 lit Aluminium DIN/INT,
    • lead belts,
    • escorting diving boat,
    • instructor and experienced, local dive guide (Padi)
  • Barbecue
  • Local Island Visit

Price Package Exclusions

  • Bar (alcoholic drinks, soft drinks, snacks, etc.)
  • Scuba diving courses and equipment rental

Practical Info

  • Minimum number of pax required to guarantee the adventure: 12
    Contact us for more details

  • Published Price is for shared accommodation in a Standard Cabin
    For Group Discounts and Charter Exclusive rates please contact us

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation available in 11 cabins in
    Lower Deck/ Standard Cabins: 06
    First Deck/ Superior Room: 01
    Third Deck / Ocean View: 04

  • How to Get There

    Journey starts from Male and ends in Male' . Guests are picked up on arrival on journey start date
    * Check in: 10 AM arrival date
    * Check out: 10 AM departure date

  • Food

    Buffet Style (Maldivian traditional food/ Intercontinental options)
    Vegetarian options upon request

  • If you have certain allergies or certain requests, please let us know beforehand

Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Day 1

    Transfer to boat
    Check-in from
    Meet the crew
    Welcome briefing
    Assign cabins
    Prepare your equipment

    Check Dive: Fish tank North Male´ Atoll

    Note:

    Arrival day check-in allowed until 4 pm.

  • Day 2

    Day 2

    Dive in Maagiri North Male´ Atoll to see:

    – Nurse sharks stingrays
    – Gobies
    – Whip coral cowries
    – Blue-stripe snappers
    – Bannerfish
    – Parrotfish
    – Moray eels and cleaner shrimps.

    Head to South Male and Dive and Embudhoo Express to explore grey reef sharks, barracuda and trevally.

  • Day 3

    Day 3

    Dive at Guraidhoo Kandu South Male Atoll a Protected Marine Area which has a large underwater region with a variety of channels,
    reef plateaus, walls and drop-offs.

    Expect to see moray
    – Eels
    – Lionfish
    – Squirrelfish
    – Soft corals
    – Schooling trevallies and sharks

    Head to Vaavu Atoll and first dive in this Atoll will be done in miyaru kandu.
    Expect to see mackerel, trevally, and schools of triggerfish, whitetip reef sharks, and grey reef sharks.

    Dive at Devana Kandu in Vaavu which is a narrow channel with a reef in the middle.
    Expect to see big fish like sharks, napoleon and eagle rays.

    There will be a night dive at Alimatha– Vaavu Atoll which has been one of the favorites among guests.

    Huge nurse sharks, stingrays travels can be spotted throughout this experience

  • Day 4

    Day 4

    Liveaboard with a cruise to South Ari Atoll early morning.
    First Dive will in this Atoll be Maamigili Beyru where dive is done exclusively to search for Whale Sharks

    The next dive of the day will be at Kudhimaa Wreck which is a Japanese cargo vessel sunk in 1998. Explore
    Batfish
    Pufferfish
    Boxfish
    Lionfish
    Sponges
    Sea Squirts
    and corals during this dive

  • Day 5

    Day 5

    Begin the day by:

    Diving at Kudarah Thila in South Ari Atoll which is a dive site where you can see thousands of blue stripped snappers.

    Second Dive of the day will be to Rangali Madivaru

    Which is a well known site for diverse marine fauna.

    This site is well known for the plethora of manta rays that use this place as the cleaning station during the northeast monsoon.

    The last dive for the day will be to Rahdhiga Thila which is a pinnacle dive. Expect to see grey reef sharks
    If weather permits, this day guests will get to enjoy a good beach Barbecue

  • Day 6

    Day 6

    Dive at Panettone in South Ari Atoll has beautiful soft corals and purple fans that are full of small tropical fish.
    Other big fish you may get to see are:
    – Barracudas
    – Huge trevallies
    – Gray reef sharks
    – And whitetip sharks

    The second dive of the day will be to Moofushi manta point in South Ari Atoll :
    where you will spot manta rays.

    You may also spot some white and gray reef sharks and napoleon fish

    The last dive of the day will be to Fesdhu Lagoon Manta Dive.
    If you are lucky you will be able to observe manta rays feeding!

  • Day 7

    Day 7

    The last dive of the cruise will be to Fishhead in North Ari Atoll where you expect to see:

    – Fusilier
    – Snapper sharks
    – Napoleons

    The liveaboard will then travel to Hulhumale Lagoon

  • Day 8

    Day 8

    Departure by 10 am.

    Note:

    A tour of Male’ - the Capital, can be provided if requested and based upon your flight timings

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Flights are not included. Please refer to Package inclusions & exclusions
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