Maldives Dhoni Explorer

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  • COVID-19protected
  • Cruise
  • Snorkeling
  • Beaches
  • Natural landmarks sightseeing
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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 7 days
  • tour type Small group
  • max group size 8
  • guiding method Fully guided
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  • Starts Male, Maldives
  • Ends Male, Maldives
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Tour with Flexible Booking Policy
  • Change dates It is free to change your tour start date prior to 30 days of departure.
  • Choose a different tour You can select a new tour run by the same operator up to 30 days before departure.
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Discover isolated beaches and sandbars.
  • Explore small fishing villages.
  • Swim and snorkel the vibrant coral reefs of the Indian Ocean.
  • Savour local cuisine.
  • Experience a traditional drumming performance on Fulidhu.
  • Moor at small beaches and peaceful harbours at night
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The "Maldives Dhoni Explorer" tour starts and ends in Male. It is a cruise tour that takes 7 days taking you through Felidhu Atholhu, South Male Atoll and Male in Maldives. "Maldives Dhoni Explorer" is a guided small group tour that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

The extraordinary islands of the Maldives are some of the world's most spectacular and a multi-day cruise on a dhoni boat is the best way to take it all in. This seven-day cruise takes you to turquoise lagoons, perfect beaches, and isolated sandbars that might have only existed in your dreams until now. Every day offers calming sea breezes and countless photo opportunities with time in between to relax on the sundeck or socialize with fellow travellers over a great seafood meal. With a dhoni cruise boat as your home base for this adventure, you'll have everything you need at your fingertips.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT G ADVENTURES
4.5 - Excellent
Based on 107 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • From Australia
  • On Aug 25 2019
5 - Excellent
Review for another G Adventures tour
“Good pace, good amount of optional activities, awesome tour guide! Tour guide Gerael has displayed professionalism and rich local knowledge, at the same time he was engaging, funny, genuine and caring. A very positive overall experience.”
  • Reinier
  • From New Zealand
  • On Jul 22 2018
5 - Excellent
Reinier's review for another G Adventures tour
“Excellent”
  • Anonymous
  • From Dutch
  • On Aug 21 2017
5 - Excellent
Review for another G Adventures tour
“Physically not easy at times (quite a bit of hiking and walking around with your backpack in the heat, and comfort levels are quite low both in overnight trains and hotels) but definitely rewarding. Would definitely recommend it to others.”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Male/South Malé Atoll
  • Day 2: South Malé Atoll/Felidhu Atholhu
  • Day 3: South Malé Atoll/Felidhu Atholhu
  • Day 4: South Malé Atoll/Felidhu Atholhu
  • Day 5: South Malé Atoll/Felidhu Atholhu
  • Day 6: South Malé Atoll/Felidhu Atholhu
  • Day 7: South Malé Atoll/Male
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Dhoni boat (6 nts).
Meals
  • 6 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 dinners
    Note: Allow USD35-45 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Dhoni boat.
Guide
  • Skipper/CEO (Chief Experience Officer), crew.
Included activities
  • Your G for Good Moment: Maldives Plastic Clean Up
  • Arrival transfer
  • Fulidhoo Island visit and Bodu Beru performance
  • Felidhu Island visit
  • Bodu Mora Island visit
  • Snorkelling equipment (*see important notes in trip details for restrictions due to Covid-19 health and safety protocols*)
  • Beach time in the Maldives
  • Seven days aboard a traditional dhoni boat
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to/from Male are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Maldives Dhoni Explorer tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Maldives Dhoni Explorer tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 25 March 2022, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 25 March 2022, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Maldives Dhoni Explorer tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this Maldives Dhoni Explorer tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

minimum 12 years old

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Service Level : Standard Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.
  • 2. Trip Type : Small Group Group trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip.
  • 3. Physical Grading : 3 - Average Some tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.
  • 4. Merchandising : Book Your Bubble The Book Your Bubble Collection is a collection of 80 G Adventures tours that give travellers and their hand-picked crew the safety of travelling with people they know, combined with extra benefits for booking private travel.
  • 5. Travel Style : Marine Small-ship adventures on the world’s great seas, rivers, and other places only accessible by boat.
COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and general sanitizing has been implemented on this tour. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day or have a negative PCR test within 96 hours before your departure day.
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS Find answers to the most frequently asked questions about this tour.
  • Which hotels will I be staying at?

    The starting and ending hotels will be listed on your travel voucher and in the Trip Details document. We use a variety of hotels en-route and a complete list of hotels won't be provided until day 1 of your tour.

  • Are airport transfers included?

    This trip does include an arrival welcome transfer but not a departure transfer. Departure transfers can be locally arranged at additional cost from the finishing point hotel.

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