Hanifaru Top 6

Embark on a captivating journey where Mantas take center stage amidst a rich tapestry of marine wonders on a 9-night cruise. Traverse through channels, thilas, and vibrant reefs bustling with underwater life.

Don't miss the opportunity to witness a mesmerizing array of marine species including gray sharks, white tips, nurse sharks, guitar sharks, whale sharks, tiger sharks, giant hammerhead sharks, bull sharks, lemon sharks, and spinners. Experience the enchanting presence of manta rays both day and night at cleaning stations, and indulge in a memorable visit to the renowned bay of Hanifaru.

At the opportune moment, synchronized with currents and lunar phases, join us in collaboration with the NGO Manta Trust to witness one of nature's greatest spectacles. In this UNESCO-designated bay, marvel at the possibility of encountering hundreds of feeding mantas, accompanied by the majestic presence of whale sharks.

This unique experience unfolds in the Maldives, home to the world's largest population of these remarkable creatures. Come, immerse yourself in this unparalleled adventure with us!


The Program

Note: The itinerary can be changed by the guides during the cruise or due to climate events


Airport Pickup & Drop-off
En-suite Bathrooms
Full Board Meals
BBQ on a Picnic Island
Handline Fishing


  • Transfer to and from the International Airport

  • Welcome drinks on arrival

  • Accommodation in double occupancy rooms with en-suite bathrooms

  • Full board meals including breakfast, lunch and dinner

  • Tea and American coffee making facilities

  • Total 22 dives (Includes 2/3 at night)

  • Dive Master, 12L dive tanks & weights

  • BBQ on a picnic island, if the weather permits (island entry fees may apply)

  • Local handline fishing

  • All the facilities onboard including a jacuzzi

  • T-GST 16%


  • International and domestic flight tickets

  • Diving and Snorkeling Equipment’s

  • Soft drinks and alcoholic beverages

  • Additional diving equipment/accessories (can be hired on rent from the diving facility of the cruise. The guests should make the requests 14 days before arrival)

  • Dive courses

  • Dive insurance (Mandatory)

  • Travel insurance (Recommended)

  • Fuel surcharges where applicable

  • Sports & Big game fishing available on speedboat with equipment for additional charges

  • Wi-Fi - internet cards are available at the airport with better range