Amba Liveaboard, Maldives

AMBA Liveaboard EXCURSIONS AWAY FROM MASS-TOURISM.

Amba Liveaboard is a 33-meter luxury yacht offering diving cruises around the unspoiled northern atolls of the Maldives. We are pioneers in this area, giving our guests the privilege of undisturbed diving pleasure.

MV Amba is run by members of a German family that are scuba-fanatics themselves. Together with their professional crew, they provide safe and fabulous diving experiences for all guests.

During the summer months of every year, This first-class liveaboard gets maintenance and renovated to keep up the high standard. A couple of years back it got equipped with a stabilizer system in the hull assuring smooth travel.

ACCOMMODATION

Amba liveaboard has luxury cabins for a maximum of 20 guests. On the upper deck are 2 standard cabins and a superior master cabin with private sundeck. These cabins have adjustable beds for twin or double layouts. 7 shareable cabins are located on the lower deck with twin beds.

All cabins have en suite facilities, individually controlled air-condition and windows for fresh air and natural light.

Stateroom Twin

Stateroom Twin

Room size: 12 m²
Max. occupancy: 2
Beds: 1 Double + 1 Single
Private bathroom: Yes
Air conditioning: Yes
Stateroom Double

Stateroom Double

Room size: 12 m²
Max. occupancy: 2
Beds: 1 Double bed
Private bathroom: Yes
Air conditioning: Yes

Master Cabin

Master Cabin

Room size: 12 m²
Max. occupancy: 2
Beds: 1 King Size
Private bathroom: Yes
Air conditioning: Yes

COMFORT

After an adventurous day, guests may relax in the large salon fitted with a modern entertainment system with a tv, DVD player, a library and board games.

Amba Maldives has Several outdoor recreational areas on 4 decks include chilling zones in the sun and shade. Bean bags, sunbeds, deck chairs, tables, and couches are to be found for your ultimate convenience.

You might want to spend the night under a starry tropical sky. Blankets will be provided. 10 experienced crew members speak German, English, and Italian.

CATERING

Our buffet-menus include light and elaborate breakfast, lunch, and dinner. We serve a combination of local and western cuisine in our restaurant on deck. Our chef will indulge you with delicious and healthy dishes with vegetarian options.

Your energy levels will be rekindled before every dive. drinking water, tea, and coffee are available throughout the day. If you would like a soft drink or after the last dive some alcoholic beverages you can buy them at the bar.

If you have specific dietary requests, please let us know at the time of your booking.

DIVING

The uncrowded north of the Maldives presents amazing diving sites with lively reefs and thilas (underwater mountains) with prolific and varied marine life such as manta rays and leopard sharks. Haa Alifu and Haa Dhaalu atolls are suited for the more experienced divers.

Macro enthusiasts, as well as fans of the big species, will have plenty to discover and enjoy. MV Amba offers scuba divers up to 3 dives during the daytime as well as the opportunity of night diving. All action takes place from a spacious, special designed dive dhoni. Weights, tanks, nitrox and dive guides are at your disposal.

Amba Liveaboard Destinations

Maldives

Northern Atolls

Central Atolls

Amba Liveaboard SCHEDULE

Included: VAT, Accommodation, Transfers/pickups from airport, Tanks, Weights, Belts, Dive master services, All meals, Towels Provided

Excluded: Snacks, soft drinks, alcoholic drinks, nitrox fills for enriched air certified divers (if available / first morning dive: free Nitrox) (all dives with nitrox is approx US$ 64 ), dive insurance, Local flights. Internet: EUR 25 per device Special trips (HAQ-DRV + DRV-HAQ + Male–DRV) plus 50,00 Euro fuel surcharge per person / week. Upper deck cabins per person / week plus 50,00 Euro NOTE: Non diver discount is not valid for Suite Cabin EUR 50 per week for Standard Upper Deck cabins

MV Amba Specifications

Year built: 2004
Year Renovated: 2016
Length: 33 Meters
Beam: 10 Meters
Cruising speed: 12 knots
 Engines: Volvo Penta 430 PS
Max guests: 20
Number of cabins: 10
Number of bathrooms: 10
Tenders: 1 Dhoni
Water capacity: 5000 liters
Fuel capacity: 3000 liters
Freshwater maker: 6000 Litres per day

Navigation, Communication And Safety Features

GPS
Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
Life Jackets
Emergency Rafts
Fire Alarm and Fire Extinguishers
Oxygen
First Aid Kits
Fishfinder
Satellite & mobile phones
Bilge pump alarm
Searchlight
Engine room CCTV
Crew trained in first aid

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