North Ari Atoll

Maaya Thila – Maaya Thila is a protected marine area. The dive site ranges from 6m – 30m. Maaya Thila is a famous night dive site in the Maldives with grey reef sharks and white-tip sharks common sightings. The top reef starts at 6m and the reef edge drops from 12m to 30m. There are several caves and overhangs around the thila which are full of fish ranging from white-tip sharks, dog-toothed tuna and barracuda to blue face angelfish, batfish, parrotfish, butterflyfish and lionfish. On the top reef there are many fusilier and blue-stripped snapper. There is soft coral and gorgonian fans making this reef extremely attractive.

Fish Head – This dive site ranges from 10m – 30m in depth. Fish Head is a marine protected site. There are ledges and caves at different depths around the reef. The sharks are found on the up-current side of the reef. Abundant fish life can be seen here with napoleon, fusiliers, travallys and barracuda found here.

Fesdu Wreck – The wreck of this 30m fishing trawler lies upright on the bottom at 29m. The top of the wheelhouse is at 24m and the propeller is at 27m. Coral growth is well established on the stern and an abundance of fish life and makro can be found on the main deck.

North Ari Atoll

Hightlight Video

What can be found

Special “Start with a Blast offer for 2021”!

Save 35% on any of our available spaces on any of our boats in JANUARY 2021.

Janurary Normal Rate

Jan Special Rate


Single sup

Carpe Novo
Carpe Vita
Carpe Diem

$ 2,540 
$ 2,299
$ 2,065 
$ 1,651
$ 1,494
$ 1,494



1. Special rate based on twin sharing basis valid for STANDARD cabins only
2. Single supplement will be 35% for this month
3. Single travellers can be accommodated in any cabin with no restrictions
4. Valid on all departures in January 2021
5. Cannot be combined with any other offers nor group specials
6. Discounted Standard Rates entered in Paxtool
7. Non diver discount – 10%
8. Booking back to back trips – 10%

For 2021 until further notice 50% single supplement across the board except for during special campaigns like the above for January 2021!
Booking terms and Cancellation Policy – Carpe Diem Cruises Maldives (

For groups travel extra FOC
Booking window: December 17, 2021
Booking period: August 1, till December 18, 2021

Half charters get 3 FOC instead of 2, so pay for 9 and get 12 spaces.
For full charters get 5 FOC instead of 4, so pay for 15 and get 20 spaces

5% deposit required for bookings more than 1 year in advance. 

The group discounts can’t be combined with any other discounts, except for the Early Bird discounts during summer periods only.


Last minute:
Book within 30 days of departure 10%
(Can NOT be combined with already discounted rates)

Early Bird:
> 3 months receive 10% discount
(Can NOT be combined with already discounted rates)

Repeaters discount:
5% If you have been on one of our boats before you are entitled to 5% repeaters discount on your next booking

Group bookings:
pay for 5 and get 6th free, full charter get 4 FOC, so pay for 16 only