THE MALDIVES EXPERIENCE
the only Surf and Spa boat trip in the Maldives
This October we will be sailing across the turquoise atolls of The Maldives, on board of Myna, a luxurious yacht specifically built for adventure and relaxing trips.
Join us for a special opportunity to experience authentic Maldives, incredible tropical+sealife adventures, blissful massage treatments AND uncrowded surfing, guided by 2 insiders around the Central Atolls of the Maldives.
Enjoy with a small group of likeminded people the unique activities planned for this trip, in an epic, once in a life time experience.
Dates : October 23-30, 2023 (7 nights)
PICTURE YOURSELF EXPLORING THE MALDIVIAN ATOLLS ONBOARD THE MYNA, A LUXURIOUS SURF CRUISER
SURF IN BEAUTIFUL, REMOTE LOCATIONS
VISIT INCREDIBLE PLACES AND DISCOVER THE REAL MALDIVES
JOIN US FOR 7 DAYS OF WOW EXPERIENCES
During this trip, you will travel throughout the Central Atolls guided by us, two insiders who have lived and traveled the Maldives extensively, and we will surf famous spots like Chickens and Cokes, and other off the beaten tracks surf spots.
But we are going to enjoy in full all what the gorgeous Maldives islands have to offer, not just surfing.
We have a masseuse on board and non surfers can enjoy massages on the top deck, for a week of relaxation.
Intermediate to advanced surfers will have the option to surf daily (even twice a day weather permitting) at different locations, thanks to the Dhoni boat that will take them to the various surf spot.
We will visit local islands, sandbanks, experience the real Maldivian culture and try local foods.
We will surf uncrowded waves and wake up to a sunrise on the Indian Ocean.
We will swim with fish and manta rays, it will be like snorkelling in an aquarium.
We will celebrate our adventures with a barbecue on a deserted island, grilling the fish we caught together, looking at the stars.
This experience is for intermediate surfers and advanced surfers, but non-surfers can enjoy as well, as this is a multi activity trip.
The crew on board Myna, the locally built luxurious Maldivian cruiser, will look after us and accompany us in the different activities.
Rooms are spacious and cozy, and the top deck provides a lovely area for relaxing and sunbathing.
Relax in the top deck jacuzzi at the end of the day.
You'll remember this trip for the rest of your life!
ABOUT MYNA, OUR FLOATING RESORT :
The Myna is 36m in length and can accommodate up to 16 guests.
Its high functionality and service oriented professional crew will grant you the vacation you deserve.
4 decks are kept in high maintenance for your leisure with a total of 8 cabins.
The main deck offers a spacious and air-conditioned communal area, with internal dining room, a comfy Livingroom with a flat-screen TV, and audio equipment, and an adjacent bar, alcohol-equipped.
A total of 4 open spaces are located at the nose & Beam, on the main and upper decks for you to relax, enjoy a good book, or fish. At the top of the Myna, you will find a spacious open sun-deck, equipped with sun beds and a jacuzzi, the perfect place for your morning yoga routines or after surf relaxation.
WHO WE ARE
We are Andrew and Eleonora, and we are the people behind Andrew Goodman Surf Coaching.
With nearly 40 years of surfing experience, to say that surfing is in Andrew's blood is an understatement. Andrew has developed skills that allows him to read a surf break to pin-point accuracy, within just a few moments.
Eleonora is a Maldives expert and freelance writer for Trans Maldivian Airways inflight Magazine.
Eleonora has also been creating experiences for people for the past 15 years, and she has deep knowledge about the Maldivian culture and history.
THE MALDIVES EXPERIENCE
October 23-30, 2023 (7 nights)
We will stay aboard the Myna yacht, our floating hotel for the week, navigating around reefs, surf spots and sandbanks of the Central Maldives atolls.
Pick up from MALE international airport.
- A 7 night exploration aboard the Myna surf charter, in a cabin with private bathroom.
-Transfers from and to MLE international airport
-Breakfast, lunch, dinner prepared by the chef onboard.
-Coffee, Tea and Water throughout the day
-Surfing sessions in multiple surf breaks
-Traditional Maldivian fishing sessions
-Snorkeling in pristine thilas (underwater reefs) and various reefs, incl.snorkeling equipment.
-Visit to a deserted island and sand banks
-Dreamy night barbecue on a deserted island
-Close encounter with wildlife! Think of sharks, manta rays and sting rays.
-Visit to a local island, for a full immersion in the most authentic Maldivian culture
-Unlimited memories to take home with you
This unique experience costs 3297 Euro per person in a double room (based on 2 people traveling).
includes full board basis, water, tea and coffee throughout the day
Includes surfing sessions with coaching and feedback (surfing level: intermediate and above), fishing, snorkelling, sand banks excursion, island hopping, deserted island visit and all activities on board planned by Andrew and Eleonora.
PAYMENT PLAN OPPORTUNITY :
Secure your spot today for only 297 Euro. Pay the balance in 4 payments of 775 Euro each (by February 30th/March 30th/April 30th/May 30th).
The 3297 Euro rate per person is inclusive of all activities including surfing
THE MALDIVES SURF EXPERIECE
multiple, daily surf sessions in various surf spots, plus surf photography and 3 video analysis of your surfing by Andrew, with feedback to help you imoprove. For intermediate to advanced surfers only.
3 massage treatments - 180 Euro
Surfing is only available for independent, intermediate and above surfers.
In order to join this trip as a surfer you need to be able get to your feet consistently, catch your own waves and duck dive.
All packages include all meals and all activities listed above.
Massage treatments are extra.
This is an offer that we only open once a year, with limited spots available.
We have such extensive knowledge of the Maldives, the surfing and the boat life in the area, that we have handpicked the best experiences available in all Maldives for you to enjoy.
Not only you don't have to do any research, but you can rest assure that your investment is going to bring in results: you will relax, have fun, surf incredible waves, have the opportunity of trying new things, and ultimately have the experience that you want to have, while a top staff + crew is taking care of making magic happen.
Back home, you'll be carrying beautiful memories with you, and enjoy a level of wellbeing you never experienced before.
Our trips are journeys into the world but also inwards.
Because when we try new things, we open ourselves to growth.
MEMORIES FROM OUR DECEMBER ADVENTURE
WHAT IS IT LIKE TO TRAVEL AND SURF WITH US IN THE MALDIVES
WE KNOW THE MALDIVES LIKE NO OTHERS
A surfing experience in The Maldives with us means receiving unparalleled surf guiding in a destination we know to perfection.
Andrew lived in the Maldives and surfed extensively the most popular surf breaks, as well as some hidden gems along the way.
We have traveled The Maldives for many many years. You won't waste time searching for the best spots as we've already done it for you. We will bring you to the most incredible places in the north Male atoll.
Exploring The Maldives surfing with us is a unique and unforgettable experience.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHAT AIRPORT DO I NEED TO FLY INTO?
You'll need to fly into MLE, Male International Airport/Velana.
WHERE WILL WE MEET AND AT WHAT TIME ?
We will pick you up in the arrival hall of Male airport, in front of the Dhiraagu shop (local phone line shop), between 12.30 (noon) and 2:30 pm.
When booking your flight, please make sure it lands before 10 am. You will need approximately 2 hours to clear customs and pick your bags/surfboards.
If your flight lands at 7 or 8 am, there are a few cafes in the same arrival hall where you can relax, have breakfast and wait for your pick up. There is also a pharmacy, a convenience store, a souvenir shop, a drug store, a Burger King and 2 local SIM card shops, called Dhiraagu and Ooredoo.
WHAT TIME IS CHECK OUT?
Before 12 (noon).
If your flight is in the early morning, you will be dropped off at the airport in time to catch any flight after 8 am.
If your flight is in the evening, you can hop on a short ride to go from the airport (where we will drop you off) to Male city, and visit the beautiful local market, have lunch or dinner in one of the many restaurants, and do some sightseeing.
Or, you can book a day visit at the airport hotel in Hulumale, that has a nice beach and a pool.
If you'd like to visit a resort, Kurumba and Bandos offer from time to time a daily access pass for resort visit. These are 2 lovely resorts located 10 minutes speed boat ride from the airport.
DO WE STAY AT AN HOTEL OR ON THE BOAT THE WHOLE 7 NIGHTS?
This trip is a cruise on board MYNA, a 27 meters vessel.
We will sleep and have all our meals on the boat, for the entire trip.
We will leave the boat to visit deserted is