THIS WINTER JUMP ON BOARD AND DISCOVER THE STUNNING MALDIVES
By: Beatrice Chiardi
November 18th, 2020
Dreaming this coming winter can be real: Experience Excellence
The splendid destination of the Maldives is waiting for you, for ultimate comfort, extreme relaxation, and the utmost safety. Jump on board your preferred yacht and discover this stunning and famous charter destination, as well as the numerous comprising islands.
White sand, bright waters and five-star services describe your stay. Best accessed by yacht, the Maldives offers numerous private anchorages and islands, to travel in total tranquility and with the highest sanitary measures for you and your family.
Also known as the paradise for yacht visitors and with around 1200 islands and 26 different atolls, the Maldives is the best winter destination, offering the perfect balance between extreme excitement and total privacy. Turquoise shining waters and beautiful coral reefs characterise the entire archipelago of the Indian Ocean, which spans 41,5 thousand square miles, making it a gorgeous sailing ground for charter yachts.
Seek out your own private desert island and relax on board your yacht for full-time amusement and tranquility. Thanks to the amazing coral reefs and the wide variety of sea life, do not miss the chance to practice snorkelling and attend scuba diving classes.
Concerning the Covid-19 measures and the global pandemic situation, the Maldives have reopened their borders to travellers of all nationalities. No quarantine is required for tourists, however a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours of the incoming flight must be presented on arrival.
One of our favourite itinerary is presented here below. However, for any further assistance or personalised itinerary we are more than pleased to assist and help you to plan your perfect holiday!
- When To Go: December to April
- Time Zone: UTC + 5 hours
- Start Port: Malé
- End Port: Malé
Our favourite itinerary: “Discovering The Maldives”
BY BEATRICE CHIARDI – EXPERIENCE EXCELLENCE.
– DAY 1 : Male
Arrive at the International Airport of Malé, capital of the Maldives, and head up to reach your yacht and start your unforgettable vacation. Raise anchor and start cruising for about one hour to reach Felidhe – your first destination. One arrived, you will enjoy the rest of the day by emerging yourself in the stunning sea waters and relax in the luscious white sandy beaches .
– DAY 2 : Take a look at the beauty of the Rasdhoo Atoll
Reach the North Ari Atoll and you will immediately see the incredible beauty of the surrounding nature. A vast spread of coral reef will lead you to wonderful hard and soft corals – a magnificent place to take amazing photos. Merging n with the vibrant corals are thousands of marine fish including clown fish, parrotfish and morays.
After taking a break and relaxing on board, jump on your tender and enjoy a glass of champagne as you drift along the gentle waves of this stunning brillant blu sea.
– DAY 3 : Take a look at the impressive Maaya This dive site
Cruise alone the Ari Atoll to reach the fabulous dive site of Maaya Thila, a famous coral reef known for its large black coral trees, sea turtles, and schools of yellow and blue midnight snappers. Maaya Thila is recognised to be one of the top dive sites of the area and for all kind of experience levels.
– DAY 4 : Meerufenfushi Green Lagoon
Cruise in total tranquility and comfort to reach the beautiful island of Meerufenfushi. Amazing tall palms ans the surrounding emerald green lagoon create the perfect location for a day of total relax. Enjoy the warmth of the sun rays and merge your body in the limpid waters. This amazing lagoon can certainly be identified as a paradisiac location. With kilometres of deserted beaches there are endless opportunities to spend a day in complete peace and serenity.
For lunch you can even opt for a light picnic before experiencing full entertainment and amuse yourself with the variety of waters toys on board and at your disposal. Before coming back on board, explore the lagoon – put your snorkelling mask on and look at the surrounding marine life and experience the thrill of adventure on board your jet ski.
– DAY 5 : Dive sites of Vakarufahli Beru Thila and Kudarah Thila
Reach The Vakarufahli Beru Thila, an impressive place to dive in paradise. Suitable for all levels of experience, you can dive between 12 and 40 metres. Wonderful coral reef and numerous fish species will be the protagonist of your adventure, something never experience before! If you are lucky, beside the thousands types of fish, you may be able to see reef sharks, stingrays, eagle rays, and the rare sea turtles.
Relax onboard your yacht, while you depart to another gorgeous diving sites such as Kudarah Thila, characterized by fabulous variety of marine fish as well as maoir wrasse, grey reef sharks and more turtles.
After this second adventure, return to your home yacht and take a relaxing and pleasing swim or a joyful aperitif on your sundeck. Amazing views will add value to your evening – don’t forget to take pictures as souvenirs!
– DAY 6 :Watch the stunning marine creatures at the dive site of Maamigili Beru
The morning after, after an early morning swim and a rich continental breakfast, your crew will cruise towards Maamigili Beru – offering magnificent diving opportunities to sea beautiful species of marine fish and the stunning coloured hard corals.
Moving further down into the depths of the dive at Maamigili Beru, there are many more species of underwater creatures to meet including moray eels, nudibranch and eagle rays. Don’t forget to take your GoPro with you, you might get the chance to see the mobula mantas and whale sharksare, frequent visitors of the area.
Spend the rest of the afternoon relaxing on the beautiful surrounding soft white beaches, with comfortable sun beds and soft drinks organised by your crew on board. For lunch you can get back to your yacht to taste a specialty of your chef, or have a barbecue organised at the beach!
– DAY 7 : Felidhu Atoll
Cruise to reach the Felidhu Atoll, a tiny uninhabited atoll located 64km from Malé. The peculiarity of this place is given by its geological story, as underwater a mountain rises from the depths of the sea. You will be able to admire multitudes of gorgonians, carousels of big silvery carangids, and large solitary sharks.
– DAY 8 : Last dive in the crystal splendid waters
End your charter vacation by relaxing and making a final dive in the crystalline and tranquil waters of the Indian Ocean. After lunch, you will begin your cruise back to your home Port, Malé.
DISCOVER THE MALDIVES ON BOARD M/Y KALIZMA
*Available now for this upcoming winter season
KALIZMA | 46 meters | 5 cabins | 10 guests | Fully equipped with water toys on board
Fully refitted in 2020, KALIZMA is the perfect choice to discover the Maldives with your loved ones. The extensive and recent refit consisted modernising the interior and rearranging the exterior decks.
She is recognised for having an excellent crew on board, making the cruise impeccable and unforgettable. Due to their many years of experience in the Maldivian waters, they are the best guides to explore and discover unique spots in the area.
A stunning jacuzzi ensures complete relaxation while observing magnificent views throughout the cruise. Outdoor there are numerous areas to relax in total privacy and stay in company of family and friends. For this purpose, a fabulous dining space with a gorgeous table is placed, ideal for celebrations or special occasions.
Take the chance to enjoy amazing experiences and full-time entertainment. Guests have the splendid opportunity to attend diving classes and enjoy multiple marine adventures thanks to the numerous water toys on board.
To receive a tailor-made charter itinerary and to choose your preferred yacht for your next vacation, contact me here below: