Maldives Freediving Liveaboard trip - 12 - 16 May 2025

$1,582


Embark on an unforgettable freediving adventure with us in the stunning waters of the Maldives!

The Diving

Maldives is a world-class destination renowned for its diverse marine life and spectacular visibility. Our trip includes visits to famed atolls such as Rasdhoo, North Ari, South Ari, South Male, Vaavu, and North Male, each offering unique encounters, from dramatic pelagic interactions like sharks and manta rays, to serene coral gardens with abundant marine life. 

The Boat

Our liveaboard is a well-equipped yacht featuring six cozy cabins, each designed for your comfort and convenience. Each cabin offers air conditioning, en-suite bathrooms and hot water to accommodate your needs throughout the journey. The yacht also includes a tender to facilitate easy access to dive sites and nearby shore excursions, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable diving experience from start to finish.

Boat specifications:

  • Motor Yacht, launched in 2002, refurbished in 2009
  • Length: 25 meters  Width: 6 meters
  • Engine: DOOSAN Daewoo 280hp
  • Certified: Inspected and Certified by Ministry of Transport (Male’, Maldives)
  • Communication: CB Set, Mobile Phone
  • Navigation: Compass, Maps and GPS
  • Safety: Life jackets, life rings, fire retardants and pumps
  • Generators (AC): 220V, 50Hz (British sockets) 18Kw Stamegna x 2 units Battery (DC): Emergency Lights (12V) only
  • Water Maker: Static x 3 tonnes per day Aqua Reef
  • Diesel: 6 tonnes
  • Number of Decks: 3
  • First aid kit and oxygen available on board 

Room configuration and price:

2 Master Cabins:
Bed Arrangement: 1 double bed and 1 single bed
Price for 2 People: SGD 4600
Price for 3 People: SGD 5800

4 Deluxe Cabins:
Bed Arrangement: Twin beds
Price for 2 People: SGD 3990
Price per Person (Random Allocation): SGD 2090

Getting There

The trip starts at Velana International Airport (MLE) in Malé, Maldives. We'll pick you up at the airport 11:30 AM on 12 May and take you to the boat for a 12:00 noon check-in.

Schedule and Itinerary

Once you're on board, we'll have lunch as we travel to our first dive site. followed by a briefing. Then, it's time to get acquainted with the local waters and marine life. For the next few days, you'll dive, eat, sleep, repeat! Conditions permitting, we will fit in a night dive too. On the last day, we'll fit in one morning dive before we wrap up and disembark from the liveaboard at noon. 

Freediving Equipment 

You will need your fins, mask, snorkel, weight belt for the dives. Wetsuits are optional but recommended if you tend to feel cold easily. If you are not wearing a wetsuit, a rashguard is recommended for sun protection.

Please use reef-safe sunscreen on your dives. Our favourite brands are Blue Lizard, Badger and Surf Yogi.

Inclusions and Exclusions

The package includes:

  • Accommodation onboard the boat from 12 - 16 May 2025
  • All meals onboard (3 freshly prepared meals per day, and some snacks)
  • All fun dive sessions
  • Beverages (Tea, coffee, water)
  • Dive weights
  • Green tax 
  • Guides
  • Gratuities to guide and crew (but feel free to tip more if they did a great job!)

The package excludes:  

  • Flights and other travel into and from Maldives
  • Freediving equipment other than dive weights
  • Dive torch (available for rent at 30USD per week)
  • Alcohol (available for an additional cost)
  • Other personal expenses


    Booking and cancellation policy

    Full payment (non-refundable) is required to secure your spot. If you are unable to make the trip after payment, you may find a replacement. 

    Take advantage of our Early Bird discount—save $100 if you book by 30 June. Enter code "MALDIVES" at checkout. 

    Plus, if you have already booked our Raja Ampat trip, enjoy an additional 10% off this trip.
    If you're interested in joining both this trip and the Raja Ampat trip, book both for a special combined discount. 
    You can also save an extra 2% by opting to pay with Paynow or bank transfer.
    Contact us for these deals :) 

    Flexible Payment Options

    We understand that paying in full upfront can be challenging. Contact us to discuss installment plans and make your dream trip more manageable. Note that instalment payments are non-refundable, and full payment must still be completed by the trip's start date. 

    Travel

    Please check the current visa requirements for your nationality to travel to Maldives and ensure that you have the appropriate visa, if required.