Adventurous eight-day Maldivian dive safaris onboard a modern, family-friendly Italian-run motor yachtfrom $210 /day
- Incredible 8 day itineraries exploring the central atolls' diving hotspots
- Sublime customer service with a nearly 1:1 crew to guest ratio
- Outstanding facilities for dedicated divers and scuba families
- Comfortable cabins and common areas with modern decor and plenty of room to stretch out
Princess Dhonkamana is a modern and stylish option, purpose-built for liveaboard diving in the Maldives' most dynamic destinations. This boat offers adventurous and luxurious voyages, catering to dedicated divers and families, including triple shared cabins - highly uncommon in the region. Dive alongside sharks, mantas, and flourishing reefs, with classic itineraries hitting all the central atolls. Divers will enjoy modern facilities with top of the line rental equipment, nitrox, and a professional international team of instructors, guides, and naturalists.
Number of cabins
Scheduled, private charter available
This recently constructed motor yacht offers classic Maldivian diving safaris, with excellent service and facilities, a laid back yet luxurious setting, and cabins to suit different budgets and travel preferences. Princess Dhonkamana's generous guest cabins and common areas leave plenty of room for relaxation in between dives, even for guests who prefer to spread out a bit. With a high crew to guest ratio and a personal customer service style, you're sure to feel well looked after. Divers of all stripes from newbie to pro can make the most of their time underwater with this boat's top-notch facilities, passionate crew, and exciting naturalist-led itineraries.
Princess Dhonkamana cruises all of the Maldives’ central atolls, searching for the region's most impressive underwater wildlife, and offering unique and highly flexible eight-day trips. This boat's itineraries welcome guests of all skill and comfort levels, and are perfectly comfortable for beginners and families travelling with children, as well. No matter what type of adventure you're after, you'll fall in love with this liveaboard's top-notch facilities and friendly crew, dedicated to advancing each guest's underwater education and upholding the highest international standards for safety and fun at sea.
Onboard Princess Dhonkamana
Princess Dhonkamana offers luxury voyages for up to 18 guests. Dedicated scuba fans and families will enjoy all the luxuries of home, with everything needed for spending a fantastic week on the water, along with a contemporary design sure to impress even the most distinguished of divers. This boat's salon features cushioned seating, air-conditioning, and a well-equipped entertainment centre. Above deck, you'll have plenty of room to stretch out with sun and shade decks, beanbags and lounge chairs, and an outdoor dining area - perfect for al fresco meals with a panoramic view. And, each day's unique menus feature an exotic blend of global and Italian cuisine, plus unlimited coffee, tea, and snacks.
Diving from Princess Dhonkamana
This vessel's adventurous itineraries explore the best diving in the Maldives' central atolls, following local wildlife and idyllic conditions rather than set itineraries. This allows the captain and crew to ensure the most incredible experience possible, no matter what's going on during your trip! You'll enjoy a week of easy diving from a massive shaded dive dhoni, and Princess Dhonkamana also provides organised individual gear storage, nitrox, dedicated rinse bins for electronics, PADI courses, and perfectly-maintained rental equipment. Plus, a highly trained international crew of professional dive guides and underwater naturalists dedicated to helping you get up close and personal with sharks, rays, and other reef species.
- Book one of this boat's Classic Maldives itineraries for a chance to dive the very best of the central atolls.
- PADI courses beginning with Open Water are available at sea, ideal for beginners and intermediate divers.
- Bring a bit of pocket cash for onboard extras like gear rental, nitrox, gratuities, and drinks from the bar.
- This boat's triple cabin is an outstanding option for families travelling with a junior diver!