Ultimate Maldives: A Snorkeling & Diving Adventure
- Cruise through the lesser-traveled southern Maldives aboard the 20-guest Orion, to witness pristine reefs teeming with healthy populations of kaleidoscopic fish.
- Search for a variety of large pelagic species, including whale sharks, hammerhead sharks, manta rays, turtles, Napoleon wrasses, and dolphins, as well as swirling schools of barracuda and tuna.
- Enjoy two to three dive or snorkel excursions daily, with several opportunities to search for nocturnal species during night dives.
- Explore the fascinating underwater topography—a dramatic landscape of thilas, pinnacles and submerged coral structures enveloped in brilliant corals and sea fans, and kandus, deep channels that run between atoll and coral-terraced reef.
- Meet the hospitable residents of tiny, traditional fishing villages and attend a thrilling Bodu Beru drum and dance performance.
Trip Preparation: Gear Up!
Forget that dog-eared T-shirt and pack this UPF Rash Guard and Snorkel Top for your next aquatic adventure, be it whitewater rafting and paddling or snorkeling, surfing, and swimming. You’ll stay protected from “stingy” things, as well as the blazing sun with a UPF 50 rating. LycraDry fabric keeps your core warm and feels great against your skin.