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The SY Maldives Siren is a 34m liveaboard constructed from ironwood and teak in the Indonesian Phinisi style. You can step aboard for 10 night diving charters around the Maldives with various routes in the north, central and southern sections of the archipelago.
Up to 16 scuba divers are accommodated in comfort in this beautifully furnished and maintained gaff-rigged sailing vessel. There is a large wood-panelled saloon on the main deck. Here you can relax in the air-conditioned environment, sit on the soft furnishings reading from the library, enjoy a free beer, or make use of the onboard masseuse.
There are networked computers in every cabin, plus DVDs and music to enjoy in privacy. The en-suite cabins are also are sleek and stylish in design and you may be tempted to spend more time in your cabin than use it simply for sleeping. There is also a handy free laundry service onboard these tours.
There is also a large sun deck where you can soak up the sun's rays and watch the ever-changing Maldivian island scenery. In addition to being a well appointed and comfortable liveaboard, the Maldives Siren is also a very practical boat for divers and photographers. DIN adaptors and nitrox are free of charge, there are 12 and 15 litre tanks available, and there are designated areas for charging and preparing your underwater camera and video equipment.
Practicality and style combine to make the SY Maldives Siren a top choice for Maldives liveaboard dive charters.
Cruise price per person includes: Cabin accommodation with air-conditioning, breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, drinking water, soft drinks, beer, transfers from and to the airport, dives (as detailed in the trips above), experienced English-speaking divemaster(s), tanks, nitrox fills for enriched air certified divers, scuba equipment.
Cruise price per person excludes (mandatory, unless customer provides own): Fuel surcharge (approx US$ 130 per person). Unless otherwise stated, all the listed items need to be paid on arrival.
Optional extras: Alcoholic drinks, laundry, torches, dive computer. Unless otherwise stated, all the listed items need to be paid on arrival.
How to get there: The SY Maldives Siren diving charters require an internal flight either to or from Hanimadhoo or Kadhdhoo that can be booked online: Maldivian. Please let us know if you need our assistance. For more information see our How to Get to the Maldives.
Non-diver rate: None. Non-divers will receive one free massage per day (except on first and last day) and one bottle of wine (to be consumed on the trip).
Single supplement (if you do not want to share accommodation): This is optional - single travellers may choose to share a cabin or pay a supplement of 100% of the published price and receive a complimentary massage and one bottle of wine (to be consumed on the trip). Marine park, port fees, taxes and any fuel surcharge will be paid by the operator.
Dive clubs and group discounts: Pay for 6 guests and 1 extra person can join free of charge. See whole boat charter price below, equivalent to pay for 12 guests and 2 extra persons can join free of charge.
Complimentary nitrox - Motorised diving dinghies - Dive deck with fresh water showers and toilets - Camera table and rinse tanks - Sea kayak - Air-conditioned saloon on the main deck with bar, TV, DVD and music player - Library with movies, magazines, novels, fish ID books and games - Complimentary laundry service - Massage service - Partially shaded open-air area and sun deck with mattresses and sun chairs - Water dispenser - Boutique shop
The dining experience on the Maldives Siren usually takes place in the open air dining area on the main deck, cooled by sea breezes and with beautiful views of the Maldives' atolls. Cuisine could be described as a mixture of International and Asian dishes, particularly Indian.
International, Asian, Indian and local cuisine are served as well as BBQ.
Main meals consist of breakfast, lunch & dinner, with snacks in between.
The meals are waitress-served buffet style in the open-air dining area.
Tea, coffee, drinking water, soft drinks, beer, biscuits and fruit are all complimentary.
Wine and other alcoholic drinks are available for purchase on board.
All diets, including vegetarian, can be catered for with prior notice.
Catering begins with a snack followed by dinner on the first day of the safari.