On arrival at Maldives International Airport you will be transferred to the Hulhule Island Hotel for your overnight stay before boarding your cruise the next day. You'll have the rest of the day to relax after your flight, enjoy the facilities of the hotel or explore Hulhumale island.
Hulhule Island Hotel is just 5 minutes from the airport and sits on a white sandy beach. All rooms have ocean views and has all the comforts you need for an overnight stay.
Hulhumale Lagoon – Eyboodhoo Lagoon
Today you’ll be transferred to Hulhumale lagoon to board your luxury catamaran at 2pm. Lunch will be served on board, and you’ll begin your cruise at 4pm by sailing towards Eyboodhoo Lagoon for swimming and dinner.
Eyboodhoo Lagoon – Sexy Beach Sand Bank – Bodukashihura
The morning begins with breakfast and an hour of sailing before reaching Sand Bank. Nicknamed ‘Sexy Beach’, this is a gorgeous sandbank with sugary white sands and many opportunities to swim, snorkel or kayak. Lunch will be served whilst sailing and by 4.30pm, you will cross the channel to South Ari Atoll and moor at Bodukashihura for more swimming time. This remote and uninhabited island is framed by one of the most astonishing reefs and is home to an abundance of marine life.
Bodukashihura – Meerufenfushi – Dhiggiri
After breakfast on board you will sail for an hour towards Meerufenfush. This is one of the most glorious islands in the Maldives, blessed with a small natural pool lined by pristine sands. During lunch you will travel to Dhigghiri, a private island where you can enjoy a relaxing stroll, pick seashells and watch for seabirds. You’ll also enjoy a delightful buffet dinner on the beach.
Dhiggiri – -Alikoi Rah Sand Bank – Raiy Dhiggaa
Today you will sail towards Alikoi Rah Sand Bank, another great spot for swimming and snorkelling with a myriad of colourful marine life. Whilst eating lunch you’ll sail two hours towards Raiy Dhiggaa, a stunning private island with more chance to lay back and enjoy the sunshine.
Raiy Dhiggaa – Sand Bank - Daghetti
Your swimming spot today is the sand bank near Ranveli Resort – you could even visit the dive centre of the resort for an extra special activity. In the evening, you’ll sail to Daghetti Island where you can shop in the local village and wander through the boutiques. Don’t miss a visit to the banyan tree that is several hundred years old.
Daghetti – Manta Sand Bank – Guraidhoo
Today it’s a four-hour sail towards the South Male Atoll, where you will anchor at a sand bank that’s regularly frequented by manta rays. Soon you’ll reach the local village at Guraidhoo Island, where you can explore the souvenir shops.
Guraidhoo – Maadhoo Finolhu– Hulhumale’ Lagoon
After breakfast the boat will head for Maadhoo Finolhu where you can swim, snorkel, kayak or just relax on the fine sandy beach. Beach buffet lunch and at 14:00 we start to sail towards Hulhumale Lagoon where we arrive around 17.00 hrs.
Enjoy your last breakfast on board as you sail to Maadhoo Finolhu, where you can again enjoy a few hours of kayaking, sunbathing and swimming. Tuck into a buffet lunch on the beach before you sail towards Hulhumale Lagoon.
Day 9 - 12
Hulhumale – Kurumba
Disembark at 6.45 am at Hulhumale and transfer to the beautiful Kurumba resort. Spend the next four nights reminiscing and enjoying the facilities of the amazing Kurumba, a short boat transfer from Hulhumale or Maldives International Airport.
Tucked away on the remote island of Vihamanaafushi, Kurumba is a beautiful retreat, fusing luxurious amenities and impeccable service with authentic Maldivian charm. We love how this resort sticks to its roots, offering traditional island experiences to guests of every age.
The first private island resort in this tropical nation, Kurumba oozes that desirable castaway feel, offering the classic white sands, swaying palms and crystal clear lagoons that have become synonymous with the Indian Ocean. Though remote and secluded, this resort is full of fun surprises, boasting brilliant entertainment to keep everyone happy and smiling.
Kurumba - Airport
Today you will transfer to Male International Airport for your flight back home or to your onwards destination.