Workshop Shark Friendly with Gador Muntaner

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Do you want to make your diving trip an enriching and unforgettable experience? Do you love sharks? Would you like to be a scientific diver for a few days? Join with Blue Force team and the scientist Gador Muntaner. Specialist in sharks! Know more about these incredible animals and their importance for the oceans. To know them is to love them!
A Liveaboard where a part from enjoying the best diving sites in Maldives onboard Maldives Blue Force One, you will learn all you want to know about these marvelous animals and how you can contribute to the conservation , with the help of our oceanographer specialist in sharks.. She will share with all of you her experience with different types of sharks all over the world and she will give an amazing workshop during the trip.

During this week there will be several information talks and workshops from the origin and general biology of the sharks and their importance in the oceans. You will learn to detect different types of sharks when you are diving, identify males and females and know the scientific investigation all over the world. You could also participate in the photoidentification of the sharks during the dives, take your own photos if you carry your camera, take videos and once we finish diving we will study them. Recognize the sharks behavior, understand the corporal language and live with them underwater will be different things you will also learn.

11th, January, 2020 – Liveaboard Central Atolls route

Day 1 (Saturday): ARRIVAL TO MALE – EMBARK Arrival to Male. One of our staff members will be waiting for you at Male Airport. You will then get onto our auxiliary boat Dhoni for the transfer to MALDIVES BLUE FORCE ONE for check in, briefing of the liveaboard, diving and plan itinerary. Dinner onboard.

Day 2 to 7 (Sunday to Friday): CENTRAL ATOLLS CLASSICAL ROUTE
The route will go through North and South Male Atolls, Vaavu and Ari.Dive program for certified divers including day dives, night dives and snorkel with Whale shark. For non-divers we will offer different activities such as snorkel, kayak, paddel SUP…. If the weather, climatology and logistic allow, we will visit desert islands and fisherman villages.
On Friday afternoon we will anchorage next to Male. So, we will make a guided visit to Male.

Day 8 (Saturday): MALE AIRPORT
Disembark at Male Airport at 07.00 am. Possibility to take a “day hotel” next to the airport (It does not include room but swimming pool, cloakrooms, baggage rooms and food). Free time to visit Male.

Included

  • Transfers airport – boat – airport.
  • Liveaboard in double cabin sharing on MALDIVES BLUE FORCE ONE in full board basis.
  • Water, Tea and coffee.
  • 18 dives with S80 tanks, weights, diving guides and Dhoni.
  • Travel, diving and cancellation insurance. (See covers in www.blueforcefleet.com).

Not included

  • Flights to Male.
  • Payments onboard: Maldives taxes 155$, Green tax 42$, Service tax 130$.
    OPTIONAL:
  • Internet access
  • Soft drinks and alcoholic drinks.
  • “Day hotel ” in Male (direct payment).
  • Rental equipment and S100 tanks (it is possible to rent onboard if you book previously).
  • Nitrox USD 50 per person per week
  • Possible increases of fuel or currency exchanges.

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