Nitrox, Green Tax, GST & Service fee included in the price, no hidden extras

Why you should choose Theia:
Theia offers luxury accommodations for 20 guests, exceptional service, and world-class diving experiences with Nitrox, Green Tax, GST and service charge included in the price. With a spacious design, top-of-the-line amenities, and knowledgeable crew, guests can explore the stunning coral reefs and abundant marine life of the Maldives in comfort and style.
Join Theia Liveaboard to explore the crystal-clear waters and the beautiful surroundings of the Maldives.
The top 10 reasons to join a Liveaboard in the Maldives

Theia has 10 cabins for a maximum of 20 divers over 3 decks : 3 sea view suites on the upper deck with twin or double beds, 1 standard twin/double cabin on the upper deck, 1 standard cabin on the main deck and 5 standard double-bed with a single-bed cabins located on the lower deck.

The outside deck allows for a outside dining experience for an enjoyable evening dinner under the stars.
The main deck houses a spacious living room designed for comfort and relaxation with panoramic views which compliments the sun deck and the sunset from the sky bar.

Theia's itineraries will take you to the various Maldivian atolls from North to South hopefully encountering whale sharks, manta rays, turtles and incredible schools of fish during your trip.
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Some of the most frequently asked questions about the Maldives.
When is the best time to dive the Maldives - How to get to the Maldives - The top 10 reasons to join a Liveaboard in the Maldives - Maldives Diving and the Dive sites - What are the advantage of a Liveaboard over Shore diving - Information about the Maldives - Are these trips suitable for non-divers / snorkellers - The Latest Maldives Travel Information - Other general FAQs

Theia - schedule

Theia - prices and what's included

Prices are per person per trip and based on 2 persons sharing a cabin.
Exact pricing is available on the schedule here as prices vary dependant on the time of year, destination and the length of the trip and sometimes special offers are available.

The trip price includes :
Transfers from the airport to the boat and to and from the marina.
Accommodation.
On-board guides (dive masters and instructors) accredited by government authorities.
12 liter aluminum cylinders + DIN/Int, and diving weights.
Three meals a day, tea, coffee and soft drinks.
The selected sea route will take into consideration the passengers' wishes.
Soft drinks during meals (Coke and Sprite)
Maldivian GST (16%) and Green Tax of 6 USD per person per day.
Free Nitrox

The trip price does not include :
International flights to and from Malé.
Alcoholic drinks
Transfers by speed boat, airplane or seaplane depending on special routes or unscheduled arrivals and departures. (If a passenger wants to take a particular international flight, any extra cost related to the latter will be at the customer's expense).
Training, optional dives, equipment rentals and on-board services
Service and fuel surcharge $120 for 7 nights and $170 for 10 nights for trips in 2023, in 2024 it is included in the trip price.
Dive insurance is mandatory as is your own personal dive computer (You can rent one for the trip if you do not have your own).
As well as the Mandatory Dive Insurance we highly recommend Trip and Travel Insurance on the off chance of missed or cancelled flights / lost baggage, documents, money or passport / Covid issues or any other unforeseen problems that could possibly occur.
Dive Assure Insurance offers cover for all these eventualities as well as complete Dive Insurance all in one package.

Group Bookings
5 divers pay and #6 comes for free (FOC-Free of charge)
8 divers pay and #9 & #10 are FOC
14 divers pay and #15, #16, #17 & #18 are FOC

Booking and Cancellation Terms and Conditions.
Booking deposit: 30% of your invoice total is required within 7 days of booking to confirm your booking.
Final payment of 70% is due to 90 days prior to the departure date to complete your invoice payment.
Individual bookings made less than 90 days before the departure date will be payable in full upon booking to confirm your booking.
Cancellation at any stage involves forfeit of monies already payed.
Payment can be made via Credit or Debit card (Visa, AMEX, Mastercard), Revolut pay, Wise, Bank transfer or Apple and Google pay at no extra charge.

Full charter:
Booking deposit:
10% - within 7 days of booking - non-refundable
Second deposit:
20% 180 days prior to departure - non-refundable
Balance due
90 days before departure - non-refundable

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Theia - cabins

Theia has 10 cabins for a maximum of 20 divers over 3 decks : 3 sea view suites on the upper deck with twin or double beds, 1 standard twin/double cabin on the upper deck, 1 standard cabin on the main deck and 5 standard double-bed with a single-bed cabins located on the lower deck.
All the cabins are equipped with silent air-conditioning, shower and toilets.
The power outlets are 220V Uk style sockets.

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    Upper Deck Cabin
    There are 3 sea view suites on the upper deck with a possibility of a double bed or twin beds.

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    Upper Deck Cabin
    There are 3 sea view suites on the upper deck with a possibility of a double bed or twin beds.

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    Upper Deck Cabin
    There are 3 sea view suites on the upper deck with a possibility of a double bed or twin beds.

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    Main Deck Cabin
    There is 1 cabin on the main deck that can be a double or twin cabin.

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    Lower Deck Cabin
    There are 5 cabins on the lower deck that can be a double or twin cabin.

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    Lower Deck Cabin
    There are 5 cabins on the lower deck that can be a double or twin cabin.

Upper deck :
cabin 7- seaview - with 2 single bed that convertible to double
cabin 8- seaview - with 2 single bed that convertible to double
cabin 9 - Standard - with Double bed + single bed
cabin 10- seaview - with 2 single bed

Main deck :
cabin 6 - standard cabin - with 2 single bed that convertible to double

Lower deck :
cabin 1 - Standard - with Double bed + single bed
cabin 2 - Standard - with Double bed + single bed
cabin 3 - Standard - with Double bed( convertible to 2 single) + single bed
cabin 4 - Standard - with Double bed + single bed
cabin 5 - Standard - with Double bed + single bed

Lower Deck Double / Twin Cabin
Theia can accomodate 20 passengers in 10 cabins :
There 7 standard cabins, 1 on the upper deck, 1 on the main deck and 5 cabins on the lower deck that can be a double or twin cabin.
Each cabin has air conditioning and en-suite private bathroom.

Upper Deck Double / Twin Cabin
Theia can accomodate 20 passengers in 10 cabins :
There are 4 Suite cabins on the Upper Deck that can be a double or twin cabin.
Each cabin has air conditioning and en-suite private bathroom.

Theia - diving

Diver minimum requirements
Level 2 or Advanced Open Water Diver (AOWD) with a minimum of 50 dives is required.
An Open Water Diver (OWD) level with over 80 dives is acceptable provided an AOWD is obtained at the beginning of the stay to remain compliant with local regulations required for safari trips.
The diver without an adequate level for his own safety and that of the group (evaluated by one of the guides) may be excluded from some technically difficult dives or a private guide could be used at a cost of $160 per dive day.

Some of the most frequently asked questions about Maldives Diving
When is the Best time to Go / Maldives Dive Seasons
About Maldives Diving and the Dive Sites
How to get to the Maldives
The top 10 reasons to join a Liveaboard in the Maldives
What are the advantage of a Liveaboard over Shore diving
Are these trips suitable for non-divers / snorkellers

Theia - itineraries

Please choose your Itinerary

Central Route 7N
Central Route / South Route 10N
Deep South Route 10N
Great South Route 10N
North Route 7N

Arrival and departure questions and answers..

What is the ideal check in time ? - 3pm

What is the earliest check in time ? - You can arrange early check in with an extra fee of 48 USD per person and pick-up time for early check-in at 10 am at Male airport.
The rate includes half-day on board, lunch and private transfer.

What is the latest check in time ? - The free airport pick-up starts at 3 pm and the meeting point is at Male airport only, there are no hotel pick-up and normally the latest check-in is around 6 pm but it may be possible to arrive later, please check with us about this.

Where are you met on the day of boarding ? - The meeting point is at Male airport only, after the arrival area, the staff will be wearing a Dune Orange T-shirt with the Dune logo to make it easy for the guests to recognize them, they will usually be outside around Burger King.

Is there a check out dive on the boarding day or it is the following morning ? - Normally, they start the first dive the next morning after the check-in day.

What time does diving end on the day before check out (how many dives on the last day) ? - The last dive is normally the afternoon before the check-out day, but it depends on the conditions also if this is possible.

What time is check out on the last day ? - 8am but guests can book a “Late Checkout” at $48 per person.
If the boat is available upon departure on Saturday afternoon, you can be transferred later (until 14.00pm) from the boat to the airport.
The rate includes half-day on board, lunch and private transfer.

We recommend that you check your travel insurance will cover anything interrupting your travel plans as well as offer great dive insurance
We recommend Dive Assure Insurance as it offers cover for all these eventualities as well as complete Dive Insurance all in one package.

Some of the most frequently asked questions about the Maldives.
When is the best time to dive the Maldives - How to get to the Maldives - The top 10 reasons to join a Liveaboard in the Maldives - Maldives Diving and the Dive sites - What are the advantage of a Liveaboard over Shore diving - Information about the Maldives - Are these trips suitable for non-divers / snorkellers - The Latest Maldives Travel Information - Other general FAQs

Theia - specs

Traditional 16,5m long and 4,7m wide diving Dhoni
DIN or International
12 and 14 L tanks
Full equipment rental
Security equipment, O2, defibrillator
Hot and cold water
Silent generator