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2-Hour Maldives Submarine Tour From Male

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    Stop At: Whale Submarine Maldives, Laccadive Sea, Maldives

    The complimentary transfer boat will pick you from the meeting point to take you to the submarine diving platform.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Whale Submarine Maldives, Laccadive Sea, Maldives

    On reaching the submarine diving platform you will be served complimentary fresh towels, water, before boarding. Boarding will start 15 minutes before dive time and passengers will enter the submarine via the main hatch down a staircase. Once you are seated (free seating), the submarine will leave this floating platform and cruise on the surface while crew give you a safety briefing and demonstrate the use of safety equipment’s on board the submarine.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Whale Submarine Maldives, Laccadive Sea, Maldives

    After an announcement, the pilot will start the decent, and through large acrylic view-ports in front of each seat, you can see the depths of the ocean and a school of surgeon fish greeting the submarine. On reaching a depth of 100 feet you will see a coral reef with different types of marine life and corals. Depending on the time of the day, you may see manta rays and the reef sharks swirling around this reef. The submarine is equipped with a fish feeding system to attract these creatures closer to your view-ports.

    While cruising underwater, the submarine will move slowly to avoid damaging the reef or scaring away the marine life. During the dive you maybe asked to switch seats so that both you and others can view the depths from a different view-ports.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Whale Submarine Maldives, Laccadive Sea, Maldives

    After a 45-minute underwater tour the submarine will make an ascent to the surface. On reaching the surface submarine will cruise on the surface and return to the platform. Passengers will then, disembark to the platform. A boat will will pick you from here and transfer you back to the meeting point where you you left.

    Duration: 45 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1: Presidential Jetty, Boduthakurufaanu Magu, Malé, Maldives
    2: Information Desk Velana Airport Maldives, 22000 Airport Main Rd, Malé, Maldives
    2h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Landing and facility fees
    • Bottled water
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Whale Submarine Maldives
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Infants are NOT allowed
    • Minimum age is 3 years
    • Free seating
    • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and weather conditions
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions, both on the surface and underwater. If canceled due to poor weather or technical reasons, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
    • Submarine is diving to natural waters and therefore the underwater condition including the marine life of the day is beyond the control of the operator
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 45 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Went with my 8yr old daughter.. the first appearance of fish on the submarine window is exciting.. we saw nearly 30 to 40 different types of fish. The guides were very informative.they told us the name of each and every fish.. don't miss it.. to see fish deep water in their own
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    We visited Maldives in March 2019 and did the submarine tour on very first day. We had confirmed our booking through mail prior to visiting Maldives. Payments were done on the day of tour itself at submarine. Our hotel had arranged a drop to the Jetty 2 in Male city. We reached
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    Boarded the ferry boat from "Jetty N0 2" and after a short ride on arrival at the "Whale Submarine" station we queued to purchase tickets with each ticket costing U.S $ 90 .The ‘Whale Submarine’ of "Tourist Submarines Maldives Pvt Ltd" owned by former Home Minister and
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    A must visit when anyone visits Maldives. Whale Submarine experience was a great one. The guide directed us exceptionally well. It's a 45 minutes tour in the Submarine. Total time taken from and to Jetty is around 1 hour 30 minutes. What you can see is different colours of
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    The submarine experience was good but the underwater tour was not satisfactory because we were expecting a vibrant underwater life. The submarine goes down to about 120 feet to the ocean floor that has a reef and stays there for about 45 minutes where half the time we just
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    • Languages Offered: English
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