Multi-Day Tour | Independent, Private

Cruising in Style Through the Maldives (7 days)

Remote Lands, Inc

North Malé Atoll To Guraidhoo Kandu, South Male Atoll, Maldives

Valid for Departures Now Through: 30 Apr 2018

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
North Malé Atoll
None Dinner

Arrive at the airport, where you are greeted by your friendly host who will escort you to your exclusive private charter yacht. Enjoy a fresh welcome lunch aboard. Don’t waste any time in the gorgeous tropical atmosphere, as that afternoon you dive into the turquoise water and snorkel the vibrant reef in North Male Atoll. This island is largely uninhabited, aside from a select few resorts. Get social with whoever has joined you on the magical cruise this evening, with sunset cocktails and a delicious dinner. Fall asleep to the sounds of the sea calmly lapping against the boat at night.


Day 2
Reethi Rah
One & Only Reethi Rah Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Begin the day by cruising to One&Only Reethi Rah. The small island is a relaxation paradise on the most luxurious end of the North Male Atoll. Reward yourself with a treatment at the O&O’s fabulous spa. Spend the afternoon exploring the sandbank and enjoying a late picnic lunch. Go for a cooling dip in the clear waters. Enjoy the endless white sand as you lounge or walk along the soft shore. Enjoy dinner on the beach before calling it a night. Either climb back aboard your yacht or sleep beneath the bright stars on the beach. If you choose to sleep on the beach, the crew will make sure you are in the utmost comfort.


Day 3
Baa Atoll, Maldives
Soneva Fushi Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Enjoy breakfast on board as you cruise towards the stunningly green Baa Atoll. Explore the tiny island of Kudarikilu. These islands are famous for their beautiful, locally crafted lacquerware. Stock up on the exquisite finds to take home to family and friends, or even keep for yourself as a memory of your escape to the Maldives. Learn about the local, traditional ways of life. Climb back aboard the boat for lunch and to travel to an uninhabited island. Spend the afternoon with the entire island to yourself. The crew will cook up a piping hot BBQ for you right on the beach. You once again have the option of either sleeping on the boat or on the beach beneath the stars.


Day 4
Baa Atoll, Maldives
Soneva Fushi Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Cruise to the Soneva Fushi Resort and enjoy breakfast at the world-renowned luxury hotel. Built to evoke sentiments of the favorite classic Robinson Crusoe, the hotel sits alone on the island, creating a truly peaceful environment. Spend the entire day lounging in the pool, walking along the white sand beach, or relaxing on one of the comfortable cushions positioned all around the resort. Feel free to indulge in the on-site spa’s many amenities.The island’s beauty is surreal and isolated. Retire back to the yacht for the evening.


Day 5
Ari Atoll
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Cruise to Ari Atoll, an area of beautiful islands and majestic lagoons, well-loved for its incredible diving. This is one of the largest atolls in the Maldives archipelago. Have lunch at anchor at the Conrad Maldives luxury resort. The resort has been voted the “Best Hotel in the World” on multiple occasions. Spend the afternoon fishing or speed across the clear, blue water on a jet ski. Enjoy an incredible, delicious dinner at the Wine Cellar Restaurant at the Conrad Maldives resort.


Day 6
Guraidhoo Kandu, South Male Atoll, Maldives
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Depart Ari Atoll for the South Male Atoll. With over 22 dive sites around the small island, you’re in for an exciting day of underwater exploration. Dive into the deep Guraidhoo Kandu Channel - a protected marine area between the south and north atolls. Enjoy a second dive nearby to gain a wide view of the underwater spectrum surrounding the active island reefs. Relax on the picturesque beach before climbing back aboard the yacht. Sip cocktails as the sun dips in the sky. Enjoy a final dinner aboard with the crew and your fellow travel companions.


Day 7
Guraidhoo Kandu, South Male Atoll, Maldives
None Breakfast

Gaze over the sea and into the unending turquoise waters one last time as the yacht motors back to the mainland (Male Atoll). It’s been a week of relaxing and escaping the troubles of everyday life. A sunkissed tan and rejuvenated self are the best souvenirs. You have the option of either extending your stay or flying home.


Exclusively for Virtuoso Guests

VIP Arrival

The following VIP services are complimentary for all Virtuoso guests upon arrival at participating airports.

  • Meet and greet as you disembark the aircraft
  • Luggage assistance
  • Escort through immigration and customs formalities
  • Escort to your private guide

Further services may be available, contingent upon individual airport regulations. Please enquire for further details.

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Description

A private yacht is the perfect option for your tropical getaway to the Maldives. Cruise through the colorful islands of the Maldives, stopping through North Male Atoll, Reethi Rah, Baa Atoll, South Atoll and even an exclusive island resort. Snorkel, dive, jet ski and swim by day and then indulge in savory, extravagant dinners and refreshing cocktails by moonlight. This seven-day Maldives cruise itinerary will have you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.


Highlights

  • Revel in luxury as you spend a day relaxing at the Soneva Fushi Resort - a resort occupying its own lush, green island

  • Dive into the depths of underwater beauty as you navigate the Guraidhoo Kandu Channel that lies between the North and South Atolls

  • Unwind with an exclusive spa treatment at one of the world’s most renowned spas, the One&Only Reethi Rah

  • Sip refreshing cocktails as you gaze out over the horizon and watch the sun dip, painting the sky tangerine and magenta

About Us

Remote Lands is the world’s foremost ultra-luxe bespoke travel designer focused exclusively on Asia. We provide the very finest that Asia has to offer, from pool villas and private jets to unique experiences within far-flung cultures off the beaten path. Our attention to detail, personalized service, creativity and deep knowledge of Asia set us apart.

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Terms & Conditions

Payment Notes
  • Payment by wire transfer or by cheque; American Express, Visa and MasterCard also accepted.
  • 25%

Refund Policy
  • Fully refundable, less a 15% of total trip price cancellation fee, if cancelled 91 days or more before departure, subject to the refund policies of each hotel, airline and other vendor
  • 50% of total trip price refundable if cancelled 30-90 days before departure, subject to the refund policies of each hotel, airline and other vendor
  • No refund less than 30 days before departure

  • Please note that some vendors have onerous cancellation policies with substantial penalties for changes where funds paid are non-refundable


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