Whether a few hours or a few days, there can be little else as exhilarating as cruising amongst the picture postcard islands of the Maldives. On Four Seasons Explorer, a triple-deck catamaran that holds just twenty two guests, choose from three, four and seven day journeys (‘Aquariums & Caves’; ‘Sharks & Shipwreck’; and the ‘See It All’ Cruise) between the garden island of Kuda Huraa and the UNESCO hideaway of Landaa Giraavaru visiting secluded dive sites and remote village communities. The spacious state rooms come with en-suite bathroom, private bar and air conditioning, whilst the palatial Explorer Suite offers panoramic views and a private sundeck. Dining is in the air-conditioned dining room, or its alfresco area; lunch and dinner menus change daily and reflect the gastronomic prowess of Four Seasons land-based Resorts. Water sports, bottom line fishing, diving, snorkelling, castaway island days, beach games, stargazing, spa therapies (on board or on a secluded beach) and amazing wildlife encounters are just some of the other activities that fill each extraordinary day on an intimate vessel that will cause you to redefine your idea of a ‘live-aboard’.
Prices for 3 nights accommodation with full board, activities and diving, and include transfers.Make an Enquiry
Our pricing aims to give an indication of the prices in low and high season. Low season for Maldives is generally between the months of May to October, high season runs from November to April. Prices are based on 2 sharing (unless otherwise indicated) and include return economy flights from London. Regional departures, child prices and single supplements are available on request. Date restrictions, terms and conditions apply to our special offers, please call for details.
When booking your Four Seasons Explorer experience, you can look forward to full board meals prepared with the freshest of ingredients paired with complimentary wines, hot and non-alcoholic beverages, transfers (speedboat or seaplane to and from the Four Seasons Explorer), and fresh fruit in your room daily. Activities include windsurfing, kayaking, water skiing and fishing, as well as fish talks and snorkelling excursions with the on-board Marine Biologist, while island hopping and cultural presentations will also be offered. Divers can expect three dives daily, including diving equipment rental and organised recreational activities.
The Maldives has a hot, tropical climate with sunshine all year round. The most popular months to visit are between November and April during the north-east monsoon when it is dry with very little wind. Whilst there may be rain during some of the summer months, with ever-changing weather patterns and excellent offers, this is becoming an increasingly popular time to travel.
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