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Maximum of 18 guests
 
Full board, hot drinks & chilled water
 
Mantas & whale sharks
 
Nitrox available
 
Up to 3 dives per day inc night dives
 
Great value for money

Sting Ray

Great liveaboard

The Sting Ray, the sister boat of the Eagle Ray, part of the Maldives Boat Club will take you to most popular dive sites in the Maldives. You will get to experience an array of marine creatures, ranging from Mantas and other Rays, Sharks, Moray Eels, Napoleons, Turtles, Blennies, Gobies and Lobsters. The Sting Ray offers Nitrox for certified nitrox divers and full diving equipment is available to rent. The boat is built in a solid wooden construction and i...
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The Sting Ray, the sister boat of the Eagle Ray, part of the Maldives Boat Club will take you to most popular dive sites in the Maldives. You will get to experience an array of marine creatures, ranging from Mantas and other Rays, Sharks, Moray Eels, Napoleons, Turtles, Blennies, Gobies and Lobsters. The Sting Ray offers Nitrox for certified nitrox divers and full diving equipment is available to rent. The boat is built in a solid wooden construction and it combines Maldivian Boat building tradition with a maximum of modern engineering. Built in 2001 the boat is 31 metres in length with a 9 metre beam and is built for maximum comfort. The boat has three decks, consists of 9 air conditioned rooms with attached toilet, dining and sundecks. The vessel has 7 fully trained crew and a local PADI certified dive master and dive instructor.

Three well balanced meals are freshly cooked with a mixture of European cuisine and local cusine with influences from the Maldives, Sri Lanka and India. The Sting Ray is able to cater for any individual dietary requirements. Tea and coffee is available 24 hours free of charge and after a hard days diving, fresh coconut or biscuits are served to keep your energy levels up.

You can chill out in the air conditioned saloon that comes complete with entertainment facilities and bar, as well as books, games and magazines. Sunbathers and shade-seekers will both enjoy the partially covered sundeck and with 10 staff on board you can expect plenty of personal attention.

Cabin Types:

With a maximum of 18 passengers onboard the Sting Ray, 9 double cabins have portholes and come with en-suite bathrooms, hot & cold water, air conditioning, life jackets for your safety.
  • 9 Double cabins with en-suite bathrooms


Included:
  • Shared cabins
  • Airport “meet-and-greet” and transfers to and from the liveaboard (before noon on arrival and departure days only)
  • Accommodation in air-conditioned room, en-suite shower (hot water), towels and room service
  • Full board meals, lunch and dinner buffet style with tea, coffee and chilled water
  • Up to 3 guided dives per day including one night dive per week
  • Use of fishing gear— local-style including hook, fishing line, weight and baits
  • Island visits and picnic/BBQ on an uninhabited island (depending on weather and routing)
  • Sightseeing and shopping in the capital city of Male' on the last evening
  • At least 17 dives are offered on a 7-day cruise and 35 dives on a 14-day cruise


Not Included:
  • Nitrox
  • Equipment rental
  • Soft drinks


Specification Engines: Engine - 278 HP Yanmar diesel, cruising speed 10-12 knots/hrs
Generators: Sound proof generator, 24hrs 220volt / 50Hz A/C 2 ONAN sound proof generators (Combined 40 KW)
Air compressors: Air compressor main unit type L&W 420 litres/min, 12 Tanks steel 92 cubic ft/15 litres, 18 tanks aluminium 82 cubic ft/12litre
Navigation and Communication system: Radio set. VHF, GPS and magnetic compass