A transfer from Ibrahim Nasir International Airport is included and boarding takes place in the afternoon.
Day 1: Monday
You will be met at Ibrahim Nasir International Airport and taken to board the Yasawa Princess. After safety briefings there will be a chance for certified divers and those who would like to learn to dive to check in at the Dive Centre. Then you can enjoy your first dinner on board.
Day 2: Tuesday
Spend the day snorkelling, sunbathing and relaxing at Kuda Bandos, or 'Picnic Island'. Divers can enjoy a full day of exploration at sites such as Maagiri, Okobe Thila and Manta Point. In the evening, enjoy the sundowner of the day and dinner on board.
Day 3: Wednesday
Spend the morning at the pristine white sandbank of Koajadi Finolhu and in the afternoon your cruise continues to Ari Atoll. Divers can choose to take a single morning dive or a two tank dive and sites include Kuda Haa, Hulhangu Kandu and Baros Thila.
Day 4: Thursday
Today's port of call is the Velidhu Island Resort, where you can snorkel on the House Reef and relax and sunbathe on the island's beaches. The resort also offers spa facilites which can be booked in advance. Two dives are available today and sites include Hafsa Thila, Miyaru Gaa Thila and Gangehi Pass.
Day 5: Friday
An early morning cruise brings you to Meerufenfushi, a deserted island with a big lagoon and easy access from the beach for swimming and snorkelling. Divers will enjoy today's dives at Fish Head, Hohola Thila and Kandholhudhoo Faru.
Day 6: Saturday
This morning you will take a short cruise to Dhiggiri and you can spend a full day on the island. The crew will prepare a picnic lunch and in the evening you'll enjoy a beach barbecue with fun games. Divers can choose to take a morning, afternoon or full day dive trip to sites including Kashibo Thila, Lhamiyaru Gaa and Reethi Thila.
Day 7: Sunday
An early cruise brings you back to Male. There will be a stop at the Kalhuhuraa Finolhu sandbank for a last swim. In the afternoon you can explore Male, the capital of the Maldives and divers can visit Vaagali Caves or Vellasaru Caves (divers should ensure that they do not fly within 24 hours of this dive).
Day 8: Monday
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast on board before taking a dhoni transfer back to the airport.
Disembark for a transfer by dhoni to the Airport for your onward flight.
- 7 Nights' accommodation on board
- Full board during the cruise
- House spirits, wine (except Champagne), beer and cocktail of the day
- Unlimited bottled water
- Deserted island barbecue
- Captain's Dinner
- Government taxes
- Transfers between the Ibrahim Nasir International Airport and the ship
- Flights and transfers
- Beverages, other than those already mentioned
- Personal travel and medical insurance
- Snorkelling equipment
- Diving and diving equipment