Maldives Liveaboard Diving

With five boats, Emperor offer choice, value and exceptional service.

The Majestic Maldives

Are you ready to dive into an underwater paradise like no other? Prepare to be enchanted by the magnificent beauty of the Maldives on an unforgettable liveaboard diving holiday. With crystal clear waters, vibrant coral reefs, and an abundance of marine life, this tropical paradise is a dream come true for diving enthusiasts.

As you embark on your liveaboard adventure, you’ll have the opportunity to explore some of the best dive sites in the world. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking sights of colorful coral gardens, swim alongside graceful manta rays, and encounter majestic whale sharks. With each dive, you’ll discover a new world teeming with vibrant fish, curious turtles, and majestic marine creatures.

Whether you’re a seasoned diver or a beginner, a liveaboard diving holiday in the Maldives offers the perfect blend of adventure and relaxation. And you also get our ‘No Hidden Extras’ guarantee as all marine park fees and port departure fees are included in our price. So, grab your diving gear and get ready to explore the underwater wonders of this tropical paradise.

No hidden extras on our liveaboards! Park and port fees, fuel surcharges and no booking or credit card fees! The price you see is the price you pay.
No Hidden Fees
Loyalty Scheme
After your first trip with Emperor, you’ll become a member of our loyalty scheme called 'Friends of Emperor'. The benefits include: 5% discount on future bookings, Priority free upgraded cabin (subject to availability) & FREE 15 L aluminium tanks. These benefits have to be requested at the time of booking.
FoE Loyalty Scheme
Your money is protected
When you pay online by credit card, your money is held in a client account until your holiday takes place.
 Your Money Protected
Free Nitrox
Free Nitrox on all Emperor Liveaboards (subject to availability).
All Emperor boats are able to provide the NITROX course onboard.
FREE Nitrox
Free wine with dinner
A free glass of wine with dinner (sorry, only red wine available in the Red Sea).
Wine can be exchanged for a beer or soft drink.

Maldives Liveaboards Fleet

Our five liveaboards, which consistently attract top-rate reviews, range from Emperor Explorer with its contemporary design and high-end facilities to Emperor Voyager which provides the perfect experience to guests for whom diving is paramount.

Our crews and guides know these waters so well, which means we can show you the best dives available. With literally decades of experience between them, prepare to be dazzled with their knowledge and warm welcome.

Relax in the comfort of your floating retreat, where you’ll enjoy top-notch amenities and personalised service. With spacious cabins offering panoramic ocean views to exquisite cuisine crafted by skilled chefs, every part of your liveaboard experience is aimed at providing maximum comfort and satisfaction.

We’re sure you will have the diving holiday of your dreams and, like so many of our loyal guests who think we are the best dive operator around, keep coming back for more.

Got a question? Please ask one of our friendly safari staff at [email protected].

Emperor Explorer

“Trip of a Lifetime. The entire crew was professional and FUN. The trip was absolutely amazing.”

Emperor Serenity

"Unbelievable. All I can say is wow; what dreams are made of. Night dive with mantas and every day with sharks."

Emperor Leo

“Amazing diving; from stunning reefs to whale sharks and manta rays. The night dive was a unique experience.”

Emperor Voyager

“The crew was absolutely the best. Top-notch service every day!"

Emperor Virgo

“Fantastic crew, great boat, amazing diving. What more can a person want?”

Learn to Dive Guarantee

Love it or your money back! When having a go at something new it’s essential that you feel confident and comfortable with the idea. The Emperor team is so certain that you’ll love learning to dive with us that, at the end of the first day of tuition if you decide not to proceed, we’ll give you your money back.

Please read our full Terms & Conditions (PDF).