Sharks & Mantas

Year round


UD Rating – 3 Star

MV Adora


MV Adora is a 37 metre liveaboard offering 7 night itineraries around Male and Ari Atoll. You will explore a number of sites with many sightings of sharks, moray eels, turtles and manta rays.

MV Adora is a 37 metre liveaboard that will take you to the most popular dive sites around Male and Ari Atoll. She departs from Male Jetty and offers 7 night itineraries exploring a number of sites around the Maldives with many sightings of sharks, moray eels, turtles and manta rays. The experienced captain, friendly crew and dive masters will lead you through the trip whilst helping with any questions or queries you may have regarding the boat or the itinerary.

The 11 spacious cabins accommodate up to 21 guests and are located over the lower, main and upper deck. All cabins come with an air conditioning unit, window or port hole, en-suite shower room, 24/7 power supply, fresh towels and room service. The food aboard is a variety of international and local cuisine suiting the needs of most customers. Any dietary requirements must be stated at the time of booking so the chef can adhere to guest’s needs.

The spacious lounge area is furnished with tables and comfortable seating making it the perfect place to relax after a long day’s diving. The dining area has a number of tables and chairs providing ample space for all divers to enjoy 3 meals a day. The partially shaded sundeck is equipped with tables and cushions and is a great place to catch up with fellow divers. The dive deck has individual gear lockers, rinse tanks and freshwater showers.

Ocean View Suite

The upper deck has 4 ocean View Suites with private balcony, each with 1 double bed and 1 single bed. They also have exterior windows and hot water showers.

  • 1 double bed and 1 single bed
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Air conditioning
  • TV with media

Standard Cabin

The lower deck has 2 standard rooms, each with 2 single beds. These rooms also have hot water showers and exterior windows. There are also 4 standard rooms with 1 double and 1 single, also on the lower deck.

  • 2 single beds
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Air conditioning
  • TV with media


The middle deck has 1 Superior Room with 1 double bed. It also has exterior windows and a hot water shower. For single occupancy.

  • Double bed
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Air conditioning
  • TV with media

Route Options

Vessel Details

Year Built / Refurbished 2014
Length & Width 37m x 10m
Speed 11 knots
Engines 600 HP engine
Generators 2 x generators, 60 KW each
Communication & Navigation Systems SSB radio telephones, VHF radio, weather facsimile unit, multi band radio receiver, hand held portable VHF, comsat terminal, broadband backup, color video plotters, auto pilot, compass and furuno sounder
Emergency Equipment Medic First Aid Kit and oxygen system available aboard
Air Compressors 1 x bauer model IK 15.1
Equipment Rental Equipment rental available aboard - see price list below
Dive Deck Large dive deck with rinse tanks and fresh water showers
Equipment Rental The equipment rental prices listed above are per person per day unless stated otherwise and are payable aboard before your departure.
Full Equipment USD 392 / week
Regulator USD 17
Dive Computer USD 14
Mask, Fins & Snorkel USD 27
Wetsuits USD 9

Available Experiences



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