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You are invited to come and join Blue Horizon for the adventure of a lifetime, on the board of the Horizon II. You will experience surfing sessions, guided by an instructor, get to engage in snorkeling sessions, and take advantage of the amazing weather the Maldives has to offer. You will be well served, with delicious daily meals and drinks, and you will be surrounded with people that share the same passions as you. Do not miss this opportunity!
For your 11-day holiday, the Horizon II will be your home. It is a type of yacht that is rarely seen in the Maldives today, and it is a traditionally built wooden yacht that is perfect for a family or a small group. The Horizon II is the agile adventure that will take you to the most remote locations of the Maldives, where you can enjoy the secluded beaches and waters. The Horizon II offers excellent services and comfort.
You will find different varieties of media entertainment on board, as well as board games. A photography or a memory album can be made at extra cost, by requesting at the time of booking and by paying 100 USD per person for photo CD.
There are six rooms on the Horizon II, comfortable and air-conditioned, that have a view of the beautiful scenery around the boat. Each room consists of a bathroom with hot and cold water. There are two double bedrooms and four twin bedrooms on board.
The maximum occupancy is for three people, with a double bedroom with an extra bed.
Relax and refresh your mind on the lounge chairs with mattresses on the sun deck.
The maximum occupancy is for two people.
A wooden dhoni, smaller diving boat, that accompanies the Horizon II and takes you to the surfing locations where a larger boat just cannot enter. It is ideal for groups, families, friends, or individuals, where the Horizon II is an affordable boat which gives you a maximum of flexibility.
For this surf camp, you will enjoy surfing to the maximum, combined with snorkeling and fishing. You will tour the area of Huvadhoo Atoll and surf at some of the most beautiful places. The meals will help you keep up with all the activities and the drinks will keep you refreshed and hydrated. The surf breaks are near and that will save your time, having fewer boats and fewer crowds.
You will meet and greet at the Male International Airport (MLE) or at the Kadhdhoo Airport (KDO) and check-in at 20:00. You will enjoy the airport surf break after. For the duration of your camp, you will experiment different activities such as surfing at the Blue Bowls at Vaadhoo island, take on an adventure at the Beacons or Barracuda Point. You will also surf at the Casterwave and delight yourself at the Thinadoo cafe’ break, then move onto the Lips surf break.
For the next days, you will take pleasure in the Five Islands surf break and surf at Lovecharms, near Gazeera. At the uninhabited island, you will enjoy a barbecue and also a snorkeling session at Gan island. At the Tiger Stripes, you will enjoy a relishing moment of surfing and then check out at 16:30.
The itinerary is subject to change due to weather conditions, the length of trip, and the group’s majority decision.
During your holiday, you will tour some of the most attractive areas in the Maldives. The tour will include the most amazing locations of South Atolls, such as Blue Bowls, the Beacons, Casterwave, Thinadoo Cafe Break, Lips Surf Break, the Five Islands, Love Charms, Tiger Stripes, and Gan.
Since a clean southern swell is about all you could ask for at these breaks, the result is waves with a ton of power and heaps of opportunities to get shacked. These southerly atolls differ from the northerly atolls in not providing perfectly shaped or soft-breaking waves. These waves break fast and throw hard, with a whole lot of power, probably best suited for advanced surfers or at least daring intermediates. The waves you will find in the southern Atolls are the kind of waves you keep reliving days, weeks, and months after your Maldives surf trip has come to an end.
South Atolls still remain the last frontier on surf trips. This is one of the most remote areas on the planet, where charter boats are the only form of access, making this an exclusive and relatively expensive surf trip.
The Huvadhoo, referred often as the Southern Atolls, is located in the most southern section of the Maldives, which surfers are continually reminded of when they arrive upon empty surf break, after empty surf break. Although it may not be completely abandoned, fewer surf boats and surf charters operate in this area, causing even the most popular spots in this region to be less crowded than the Northern Atolls.
Of all the Maldives surf spots, the breaks in the southern Atolls remain among the most secluded and idyllic, preserving the reality of a remote island paradise that comes complete with incredible waves. Huvadhoo Atoll is best known for Beacons, Castaways, and Tiger Stripes.
Beacons and Tiger Stripes are two of the most powerful waves in the Maldives, barreling down fast and hard onto a fringed shallow reef, a common feature of southern surf spots, for advanced surfers only. Just remember that swells will break down the reef, but a southeast swell will create peaks slamming straight onto close-out sections of coral.
Voodoos or Blue Bowls is a very long right-hander, very exciting, especially at four to six feet and protected from southwest west winds. This wave is surfable all the time, all swells, all tides, and all sizes. It is a good length for an easy ride and nice sections for some moves.
Five Islands or Gani Point is another right-hander, protected from the south-southwest winds. A hollow wave that breaks hard on a shallow inside the reef and it is better to surf at mid-high tide. This is maybe the wave that handles the biggest swells at all tides.
Love Charms are right next to Two Ways and is working on any swell size. This wave can be surfed at every tide and handles different wind directions, but best conditions occur when it is small size, low tide, and with east winds. It has a beautiful long wave, with two sections, the take-off on the hollow wall and some little nice tubes at the inside section.
Tiger Stripes or Rockets is a fun left-hander, not very hollow, but with long workable walls and a complicated take off into a long speedy wall, before presenting an inside tube section that gets smooth and breaks out easily in the channel. Very consistent and can be surfed at all tides. Best conditions with west-northwest winds. This is a simple and neglected wave when small, but can be really challenging in a strong swell.
You will enjoy eating on the front deck, in a breath taking scenery and fresh air, or even in the indoor dining room. You will enjoy full board meals which include breakfast, lunch, and dinner, along with desserts. The delicious and wide range of food will be available and food can be prepared as per your special requests. For drinks, you will be having complimentary tea, coffee, and mineral water will always be available on board.
For birthdays and special occasions, the Horizon II provides tasty flavored cakes.
Please book your flight to arrive at Male International Airport (MLE). Blue Horizon will pick you from the airport. For domestic flights, you can choose Kadhdhoo Airport (KDO). You will need to look for the Blue Horizon sign board at the domestic terminal. All other transfers will be arranged upon request, like speedboat, seaplane, or domestic airline will be charged as per invoice, by their respective operators and there will be handling the charge of 35 USD per guest.
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