Diving Squad Rating:
9 / 10
Princess Rani offers a superb selection of unique and exciting dive itineraries that allow guests to experience the very best of affordable Maldives diving.
Modern and stylish on the outside, this yacht features a beautiful, traditionally inspired wooden interior.
Great for: Deep South, South, Central, Custom Itineraries, Off the Beaten Track Dive Sites, Land Excursions.
Trip Lengths: 7 – 8 Nights
Max Guest Capacity: 22
Itineraries are flexible, with specific dive sites chosen each day depending on the season, weather conditions and what guests want to see!
Unlike other liveaboards, Princess Rani doesn’t follow fixed routes and instead tailors each safari to get the best trip every time. This means she stays well away from the tourist circuit.
As well as scuba diving, guests can enjoy a beach bbq, welcome cocktails, snorkelling and several land excursions!
The highly experienced crew of 13 includes a naturalist guide, experienced dive instructors and a talented chef. All the staff are very friendly and strive to provide guests with an awesome trip.
There’s 3 sundecks, with loungers and beanbags; plus a large, indoor saloon featuring a stylish bar, paid internet, and video entertainment.
Meals are served either at the indoor dining area or al-fresco on the main deck, with a constantly changing menu of exciting and inspired cuisine.
There are ten immaculate double or triple cabins equipped with poster beds, AC and ensuite bathrooms plus ocean views.
Princess Rani is a great cheap liveaboard and especially shines through with her “extreme south” trips. They are the best cheap dive safaris with which to discover the Maldive’s rarely visited deep south; which has more species of shark than anywhere else in the country!