Exceptional Maldivian diving safaris offering a perfectly balanced blend of luxury and adventurefrom $223 /day
- Itineraries in the Maldives' north and central atolls, with seasonal Hanifaru trips
- Incredible encounters with reef and whale sharks, manta rays, and more
- Recently refurbished interiors with stylish design and diver-friendly details
- Three to four dives each day exploring famous channels and reefs
Built in 2019, Blue, formerly known as Fun Azul II, is a brand new motor yacht, boasting modern and stylish interiors, comfortable cabins, and all the latest in diver-friendly features. This new liveaboard offers some of the Maldives' most exciting itineraries, with voyages in the north and central atolls, including trips to legendary Hanifaru Bay. You'll have the opportunity to dive up to four times a day with sharks, mantas, and whale sharks, and explore an exciting backdrop of channels and thilas. Back on deck, you can expect personalised service from a passionate team and brand new everything on board this beautiful, contemporary liveaboard.
Number of cabins
Scheduled, private charter available
Part of the Fun Azul and Top Class Cruising fleets, Blue offers an exciting selection of liveaboard itineraries throughout the Maldives - with voyages in the north and central atolls, including special manta trips to Hanifaru. This vessel was custom built for liveaboard diving in 2019, with a focus on luxurious, spacious, and stylish interiors - and top of the line facilities for divers. Blue's passionate team is dedicated to high standards of service, appearing to lend a hand any time they can help out - and then slipping away to let you enjoy your trip.
Blue offers a diverse selection of itineraries, with trips suitable for guests of all skill levels - from beginner to pro. Voyages focus on the region's famous thilas and kandus, and legendary marine megafauna including whale sharks and manta rays. A variety of additional services can be arranged onboard, including guided and unguided snorkelling for non-divers, PADI courses, and private dive guides. With years of experience in the region and industry, this boat's crew is happy to accommodate special requests and occasions as well - just let them know what extra activities you hope to add to your trip, and trust them with the details!
Blue offers comfortable twin and double cabins and one expansive suite, boasting modern furnishings and extra space. Inside, you'll find spacious air-conditioned common areas, including a generous salon and separate dining area, complete with comfortable seating and an entertainment centre. Three delicious meals are served each day, with global dishes to suit every palate and preference. Hot and cold drinks, snacks, and fruit are available at any time, and a glass of wine is included each night with dinner. Head topside to sip a cocktail from the well-stocked bar, catch some rays in a sun lounger, and enjoy a shaded dining area - perfect for al fresco meals with a view.
Diving from Blue
This boat was completely custom-designed for Maldivian diving adventures, with scuba-friendly details at every turn. You'll enjoy easy diving from a spacious custom dhoni - letting you jump right into the action and return to the dive deck with no long surface swims. Equipment care is a breeze aboard Fun Azul II, thanks to a spacious shaded dive deck, individual gear storage, and camera rinse bins. Guests also have access to brand new rental equipment, 15-litre tanks, and nitrox for qualified divers.
- Bring a bit of pocket cash for onboard extras like gear rental, courses, gratuities, and drinks from the bar.
- Blue's diverse itineraries cater to divers of all skill levels, with trips to suit everybody from beginner to pro.
- This boat's spacious suite is a perfect pick for diving duos who need a bit of extra room for relaxation!
- Plan your trip between July and October for the most manta action at Hanifaru Bay.