- Travel Info
Travel Dates: 21 February 2016 - 28 February 2016
Duration: 8 days 7 nights
Last Minute Offer: USD3,164/Room (2 Divers)
Standard room only
3 meals per day, afternoon snacks
unlimited drinking water, tea, coffee
1 BBQ night on an uninhabited island (if the weather and route conditions allow)
17 dives per week in total (2-3 dives per day but no diving on the first day of the trip)
Tanks, weights, Nitrox
Dive guides service
All transfers within Maldives
GST 8% from January 2013
Male city tour with local guide (upon request)
Rental of diving gear
Alcohol and soda
Other services that are not listed here or above and might be requested by the guest.
No refund, cancellation or amendments allowed upon confirmation of booking.
In the event of no show, booking will be forfeited.
MV Virgo | Maldives Liveaboard
MV Virgo is 105 feet long and 30 feet wide. There are eight guest rooms, each finished with the ambiance of a Maldivian Resort. Two of the rooms are suites. Every room is comprised of double/twin beds, is air-conditioned, and included a DVD player, safe deposit boxes, and a mini-bar. All eight rooms have beautifully tiled bathrooms with toilet and hot shower facilities. Room and towel service is provided daily.
The boat is equipped with a lounge, dinning area, bar, sundeck and a steam room.
Best of Maldives
Day 1 – Pick up and Check In from 13 PM, Male Airport
Day 2 – Dive North Male Atoll, Cross to Rasdhoo
Day 3 – Dive Rasdhoo & North Ari Atoll (Grey Reef Sharks and Hammerhead Sharks)
Day 4 – North Ari Atoll (Mantas and Famous Maaya Thila Night Dive)
Day 5 – South Ari Atoll (Mantas & Whalesharks)
Day 6 – South Ari & Male Atolls (Sharks and Pelagic Action), Desert Island Dinner
Day 7 – South Male Atoll (Pelagic Action), Male City Tour
Day 8 – Check out 7&9am, Male Airport
Upon arrival at Male International Airport, you will be met by a representative from the boat holding a signage near the Airport Help Desk.
Check in times: 1.00pm onwards.
Check out times: 7.00am and 9.00am
Should you arrive prior to the start of the cruise, please kindly be at the airport at 1.00pm on the start day of the cruise.
If the route requires guests to fly out from Male to join the boat, boat representative will meet the guests upon their international arrival time and show them the short way to the Domestic Terminal.
The international airport of Maldives is also known as Ibrahim Nasir Male International Airport, which is accessible through most major airlines.
Male International Airport is about 10-15 minutes away from the Capital of Maldives, Male. You can get into Male from the Airport by commercial ferry (Dhoni) or speedboat, which departs almost every 15 minutes. You can purchase the ticket of the counter, which is located at the point of boarding.
Immigration and Visa
Tourists are issued a 30-day visa on arrival. A valid travel document is necessary. You can obtain circumstantial visa grants through the Department of Immigration and Emigration in Male'.