Maldives Liveaboards

From top end luxury, to dive eat sleep repeat, Maldives liveaboards have it all. 

We know this holiday destination extremely well.
Holly, has visited here more times than she’s had BBQs on the beach and shares her happy times with you.

“As we came in to land on my very first visit, I was bowled over at how beautiful these unique islands are. Powder white beaches and the purest blue seas! But it’s below the waves where the treasures are found.

My first dive here was a magical 60 minutes watching a troupe of manta rays coming to the edge of the reef to be cleaned. Mantas are used to divers and like to brush the top of your head and tickle their tummies with your bubbles as they swim past. The diversity of marine life is hard to beat from the numerous varieties of sharks and rays, 100s of species of fish to the weird and wonderful leaf fish, frog fish and nudibranchs.

If diving is your main priority then a liveaboard is your best value option. Delicious fresh food, all your diving and the freedom to move to the best sites for the time of year when you’re visiting. Or, if your dream is to stay in your own villa with a house reef just steps away, then my numerous visits to this paradise means I can help you find you the best option. In my opinion, this is truly paradise on earth.”

And what better way to experience the relaxed atmosphere, year-round warm water and sightings of great pelagics than on a liveaboard holiday or in a welcoming resort.

Rich marine life teems around the coral reefs where schools of fish, sharks, mantas and rays make regular appearances as well as those playful dolphins.

Thanks to its 26 atolls, the diving is diverse with channel dives attracting marine life from the deep to fast drift diving. Whale sharks and grey reef sharks are common sights as are the manta rays coming in to be cleaned.

Ask us today and we will answer your questions with happy knowledge.

MV Carpe Diem 

FROM £1276 Boat Only

Carpe Diem is a 35m liveaboard built to high standards and accommodating 20 guests in 10 ensuite, air- conditioned cabins divided over three decks.

10 air-con ensuite cabins
Diving tender and small speedboat
Outside sitting area
Free NITROX

MV Emperor Atoll 

FROM £1200 Boat Only

MV Emperor Atoll and her crew give a personalised welcome to small groups of no more than 12 guests. Built to high, comfortable standards she measures 26 metres

6 air-con ensuite cabins
Saloon area with 38″ HDTV
Dining deck
Free NITROX

MV Emperor Explorer 

FROM £1721 Boat Only

Emperor Explorer is a contemporary, spacious liveaboard where fine accommodation and service is standard. Measuring 42 metres she easily accommodates 26 guests.

13 air-con ensuite cabins
Large diving tender
Sun-deck & SPA
Free NITROX

MV Emperor Leo 

FROM £1417 Boat Only

MV Emperor Leo is a luxury liveaboard, striking the perfect balance between the relaxing surface side and adrenalin-pumping dives. 24 guests.

12 air-con ensuite cabins
Large diving tender
Hot tub
Free NITROX

MV Emperor Serenity

FROM £1608 Boat only
Emperor Serenity is a contemporary, spacious liveaboard where fine accommodation and service is standard. This 40 metre boat easily accommodates 26 guests

8 air-con ensuite cabins
Spacious dive deck
WiFi available (paid)
Free NITROX

MV Emperor Virgo

FROM £1373 Boat only

MV Emperor Virgo is a modern, spacious liveaboard offering fantastic diving at great value for money. Welcoming 18 guests in 9 cabins over 3 decks.

9 air-con ensuite cabins
Large diving tender
Restaurant-style dining area
Free NITROX

MV Emperor Voyager

FROM £1286 Boat Only

A luxury modern, spacious liveaboard built to a high standard, Emperor Voyager is a 30 metre boat accommodating 20 guests.

10 air-con ensuite cabins
Open-air dining area
Two Sun-decks
Free NITROX

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Diverse Travel is a Member of the Travel Trust Association (TTA), part of The Travel Network Group, the UK’s largest consortia of independent travel businesses. This means that when you book your holiday with us, we give you a guarantee that 100% of your money is protected against our or our suppliers’ failure, under our ATOL.

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