SACHIKA

SACHIKA

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Sachika is without doubt one of the finest liveaboards in the Maldives. She sails from the capital of Male for her one week liveaboard safaris around North and south Male atoll, Ari atoll and Vaavu atoll experiencing the best diving in the Maldives. Sachika has 10 cabins for 20 guests consisting of 3 suites, 1 junior suite, 4 standard double or twin cabins and 2 twin cabins. She is a fully equipped luxury cruising boat and is equipped with a dhoni (a traditional Maldivian vessel) used for diving the Maldives most amazing reefs and to keep all the tanks and compressors separate so you are not bothered by the noise.

Catering to Clients from all over the world she offers diving in the Maldives but also has a full itinerary for non-divers of islands visits, snorkelling, fishing and treks so whether you dive or not if you are looking to sail the Maldives in style then this is the boat for you.

Sachika is a customly built to deliver fantastic dive trips around the Maldives. Diving takes place from the 19m luxury diving Dhoni, which also offers Nitrox. The dive crew of Cruise Directors, Instructors and Marine Biologists will help you to get the most out of your diving vacation in the Maldives, where you will experience beautiful coral gardens, whale sharks, manta rays and hammerheads, to name a few.

 

Diving

  • 3 air compressors COLTRI 16mc/h each
  • NITROX (on extra charge)
  • 23 aluminium diving tanks int/din mono valve 13 lt. each
  • 3 steel diving tanks int/din mono valve 15 lt. each (on extra charge)
  • Weights, weights’ belts and safety sausages
  • 2 medical oxygen tanks, 46 lt.
  • Dive gear rental on board
  • It’s possible to achieve PADI diving courses’ certificates on board

Sachika has 10 cabins for 20 guests consisting of 3 suites on the upper deck with a great sea view, 1 junior suite, 4 standard double or twin cabins and 2 twin cabins all on the lower accommodation deck.

  • 2 standard twin cabins (on accommodation deck) with two single beds (maximum for 2 pax)
  • 4 standard double/twin cabins (on accommodation deck), very spacious, with a double bed + a single bed (maximum for 3 pax, but recommended for 2 pax)
  • 1 junior suite (on accommodation deck) with king-size bed + single bed, bathroom with shower box and bath tub (maximum for 3 pax)
  • 3 suite (on upper deck) with king-size bed, monitor LCD with CD/DVD player (maximum for 2 pax)

All cabins are furnished with independent air conditioner, mini-bar, bathroom with spacious shower boxes (soap and shower gel available – hairdryers on request), fire alarm system. Standard cabins and the junior suite are equipped with portholes, while the 3 suite rooms have large panoramic windows, of which one could be open.

 

Services and facilities (some of them are not included in the cruise price and need an extra payment onboard):

  • An indoor air-conditioned restaurant on main deck with food buffet
  • Full Board buffet style, with bottled mineral water, American coffee & tea included free of charge
  • Indoor coffee corner in the restaurant area
  • Amazing panoramic lounge bar on captain’s deck
  • A fine selection of Italian and International beverages, wines and liquors
  • Lounge area at prow on main deck
  • Spacious sundeck with sunbeds, a 5 seat Jacuzzi and a shower
  • Private air conditioned massage room (professional Indian therapist)
  • Wi-Fi internet access (on request) in the main lounge
  • 40-inch LCD monitor and CD/DVD player in the restaurant
  • 3 independent hi-fi systems on each deck
  • Maldivian fishing equipment on board
  • Board games
  • Beach towels
  • Plugs adaptors
  • Dinner on the beach (weather permitting)

Exquisite and international cuisine of your choice is tastefully prepared well by the experienced Chefs.

Meals are served buffet style in the air-conditioned restaurant located on the main deck with an indoor coffee corner.

The dining area is equipped with a large screen plasma TV and CD/DVD player. There is a small library of movies for guests to enjoy. You will also find marine life books, novels and board games for your pleasure.

Technical Details

Maldivian made three decks (+ accommodation lower deck) wooden motor yacht – Luxury class

Built in 2007

Length 33 m

Width 10 m

Cruise speed 11 knots

Engine Yanmar 480 HP

2 desalination plants with 600 lt/h capacity

2 sound proof generators, 50Kw and 35 KW

19 m luxury Diving Dhoni with Daewoo Doosan engine 280 HP

5 m tender “dinghy” Boston Whaler with Suzuki engine 50 hp

Sachika + diving dhoni crew 14 pax (including 1 Italian Cruise Director/Diving Instructor/Marine Biologist + 1 Italian/European Diving Instructor/Marine Biologist + 1 Maldivian Dive Master)

Languages spoken onboard: English, Italian