M.V Carina a cruiser that will make your Maldives Holiday a perfect one. One of the top live-aboard in the Maldives Carina offers you Diving, Sailing, Fishing and Cruising Holidays to some of the best dive sites in the Maldives. The Maldives have never been more open to you. Comforts on board includes air-conditioned cabins, attached toilets and fresh hot & cold water showers, a well-stocked bar, a certified dive instructor and a dive master.
A live-aboard that offers enough comfort and space to be alone Spacious air-conditioned rooms with attached toilet and showers
Buffet meals and a well-stocked bar
Cruising Speed: 10 Knots
Lenght : 33.00 Meters
Width: 9.01 Meters
Engine: 385 HP Yanmar Marine Diesel
Generator: Two sets of 35 Kva Sound proof Onan
Water: Two sets of three ton Desalination Plants
There are 8 rooms 1 double and a single
1 Double with Queen Size bed
1 Room with 2 double beds
All with Attached Bath rooms, with Hot and Cold fresh water
All rooms with Air conditioning
All equipped with private shower, toilet and air condition. All cabins are with a superb view on the Indian Ocean.
Number of Rooms: 10
Air Conditioning: Yes
Exterior Windows: Yes
Hot Water Shower: Yes
Power supply: Yes
Room Service: Yes
Towel Service: Yes
The boat offers plenty of space on the upper deck for 20 guests- you will always find a good place on one of the decks or in the comfortable saloon
A dive safari gives you the opportunity to experience some, if not all the well-known dive sites in the Maldives. Divers cruise the atolls diving the best in comfort, stopping to enjoy the peace and tranquility that is truly Maldives.
For the divers it is a dream comes true. It is very likely that you will see everything from the tiny colorful gobies to the huge gentle whale shark and anything in between .. what more could you want? Talk to our guides, tell them what you would like to see and then they plan the dives for you.
Available equipment includes full regulators with octopus, and high pressure gauge, Dive Computers, BCD, Surface balloons, masks, fins and snorkels and oxygen on board the dive boat and the main boat. The separate dive dhoni is equipped with compressors, tanks and weights. Our diving staffs are all PADI certified Dive masters or Dive instructors. They are experienced dive guides.
If and when equipment is needed please let us know in advance so there will be no delay.
Dive routs are planned based on the divers experience and the duration of the safari. Some of the standard routes can include the following:
A 7-day Safari: (1)
a. South Male Atoll & Felidhoo: Dive sites includes: Emboodhoo Express, Guraidhoo Kandu, Miyaru Kandu, Fotheyo, Ambara thila, Dhevana Kandu, Kudhiboli and to Mulaku Kandu and Vattaru Kandu, Madivaru Kandu some sites in Mulaku Atoll
b. North Male and Rasdhoo: Banana reef, Sunlight Thila, Bodu hithi Thila, Rasdhoo, Hammer head point, Maya Thila, Ukulhas Thila, Halaveli wreck, Fish head and many more sites and come back to North Male
A 10 day route: (2)
a. Ari Atoll: Can cruise from north to south Ari Atoll and do the most well known sites from Hammer head to Broken Rock.
A 14 day route: (3-4)
You will be able to do North Male and Ari Atoll, or South Male and Ari or Felidhoo and South Ari Atoll or any combination.
All these routes are weather permitting and subjected to changes due to weather or group request
For group charters we can make the route based on experience and on the request of the group upon arrival based on weather and other conditions.