‘By the Cabin’ Charters around the Maldives

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One of the world’s leading yacht charter companies is offering an affordable way to experience a sailing holiday around the Maldives, allowing guests to rent a cabin on board a crewed catamaran.

Catamarans accommodate a maximum of 12 guests, with accommodation in a double cabin featuring an en suite bathroom and air-conditioning. Cruises include full board and follow a set 7 night itinerary visiting some of the most beautiful spots in the Maldives including South Male’ Atoll, Bodukashihura, the Alikoi Rah Sand Bank, Daghetti, and Maadhoo Finolhu.

There is plenty of time for guests to relax and sunbathe on board the catamaran while it sails through crystal clear waters, plus opportunities to explore each island or take part in water sports. The catamaran will anchor in a sheltered location overnight to ensure a peaceful night’s sleep.

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Maldives dream 8 DAYS/7 NIGHTS


Spend your week wisely – on our Maldives Dream cruise. South Male’ Atoll, Bodukashihura, the Alikoi Rah Sand Bank, Daghetti, and Maadhoo Finolhu are all on the list. You’ll swim, lounge, snorkel, and kayak among the beautiful beaches and lagoons at every turn.

The premium cabin offers a luxurious retreat to return to after you spend your days exploring.

Day 1: Hulhumale Lagoon – Eyboodhoo Lagoon (South Male’ Atoll) – 2.h
Embarkation in the lagoon of Hulhumale’ at 14:00, after a 20 min transfer by boat (Dhoani) from the international airport of Male’ or Hulhule Island Resort. Lunch will be served onboard and we start our cruise at 16.00h towards Eyboodhoo Lagoon (South Male’ Atoll) swimming site. Anchorage and dinner in front of Eyboodhoo Lagoon.

Day 2 : Eyboodhoo Lagoon – Sexy Beach Sand Bank (South Male’ Atoll) – Bodukashihura ( Ari Atoll) – 5h 30
After Breakfast and after 1h sailing you will discover a paradise on earth: Sand Bank (called sexy beach) a magnificent sand bank with white fine powder-like sand, time for swimming, snorkelling, kayaking. During sailing Lunch will be served and in 4h 30 we cross the channel to South Ari Atoll and moor in front of Bodukashihura, which is an uninhibited island surrounded by a reef with abundance of marine life. Swimming, snorkelling. Night at anchorage off Bodukashihura.

Day 3 : Bodukashihura – Meerufenfushi – Dhiggiri ( Ari Atoll) – 2h30
After Breakfast 1 hour sailing towards Meerufenfushi, a jewel, one of the most beautiful islands in the Maldives, sheltered by a small lagoon, a small natural pool lined with a paradise beach. Appreciate the protective shadow of the beautiful palm trees. During Lunch the boat moves to Dhigghiri, a private island. Collect some shells when walking on the beach and admire the elegant sea birds. Swimming, kayaking, snorkelling, etc….Mooring overnight and beach buffer dinner.

Day 4 : Dhiggiri – -Alikoi Rah Sand Bank – Raiy Dhiggaa ( Ari Atoll) – 2h30
After breakfast short navigation of 30 min towards Alikoi Rah Sand Bank, surrounded by a reef with abundance of marine life- Swimming, kayaking, snorkelling – during lunch time we sail 2 hours towards Raiy Dhiggaa, a private island. Collect some shells at the beach or spend your time with swimming, kayaking, snorkelling, etc….

Day 5 : Raiy Dhiggaa – Sand Bank (Near Ranveli Resort) -Daghetti ( Ari Atoll) – 3h30
After breakfast we sail 1h30 towards Sand Bank near Ranveli Resort for swimming, snorkeling and kayaking – for the guest who like to dive, they have the possibility to use the dive centre of the resort. In the evening the boat will sail 30 minutes to Daghetti island with its local village with shopping facilities in the numerous boutiques. Do not miss the pride of the habitants: a superb banyan tree that is several hundred years old and of impressive dimension. – Dinner at anchorage off Daghetti.

Day 6 : Daghetti – Manta Sand Bank – Guraidhoo ( Male’ Atoll) – 5h
During breakfast we cross the channel in 4 hours towards the South Male’ Atoll, the boat will anchor at a sand bank and with some luck you will be able to see manta rays and swim along with them or you snorkel or just relax at the beach with its fine sand. After 1hr sailing the boat will arrive at the local village Guraidhoo Island, with its souvenir shops and visit to this village is another experience not to be missed. Dinner at the anchorage of Guraidhoo

Day 7 : Guraidhoo – Maadhoo Finolhu– Hulhumale’ Lagoon – ( Male’ Atoll) 4h00
After breakfast the boat will head for Maadhoo Finolhu where you can swim, snorkel, go by kayak or just relax on the fine sandy beach. Beach buffer Lunch and at 14 :00 hrs we start to sail towards Hulhumale Lagoon where we arrive around 17.00 hrs

Day 8 : Hulhumale
Disembarkation at 6.45 am

Itinerary subject to modifications without any notice for technical and/or weather reasons


7 night ‘By The Cabin’ cruises around the Maldives run almost every week throughout the year, starting and ending in Hulhumale on Sundays. Contact us for all departure dates.

Prices from £1,999 per person.

Sample price includes flights and transfers, and 7 nights’ accommodation based on two sharing a double cabin, full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner), drinks at meals and local aperitifs, the services of 2 crew members, linen and towels, all fuel, and water sports on board.
Guests must pay a cash box on arrival of around US$175 per person.

Contact us for a tailor-made quotation based on your requirements.


Catamarans: Cruises around Grenada & The Grenadines are on board a Lagoon 620 (6 double cabins). This luxurious catamarans with a fully equipped kitchen, indoor lounge area, covered dining area and spaces to sit al fresco.

Accommodation: Cabins are small but well equipped with a double bed, en suite shower room and air-conditioning.

Crew: The professional crew consists of a captain, a deckhand and a steward/cook who prepares a fantastic selection of meals.

Dining: A continental breakfast, two course light lunch and two course dinner are included and prepared each day by the crew using fresh produce where possible. Occasionally the crew will catch fresh fish from the side of the boat.

Amenities: Water sports equipment on board the catamaran includes snorkelling equipment and sea kayak. Two sets of linens are included in all sailing holidays as well as bath towels and beach towels.

Important information: Luggage must be soft bags as rigid suitcases are too cumbersome.

Tropic Breeze specialises in creating holidays to resorts we know and love. We maintain a close relationship with each hotel, allowing us to offer you the very best deals. If you would like further information on any of our properties or a quote please call us on 01752 880 880 or email [email protected]

Tropic Breeze offer fully bonded and protected holidays, whether booked with flights via our ATOL 5615 or for accommodation only holidays with our ABTA Y5401. This means you can rest assured that your Tropic Breeze holiday is safe and secure.

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