Blue K Safari - Dolphin Liveabaord

Haveeree Hingun
Malé, Maldives

Blue K Safari offers exclusive Maldives liveaboard trips on Dolphin-1, a locally built vessel designed both for sport fishing and relaxation. Based in Male, their experienced captain and crew are ready to take you anywhere in the Maldives for fishing, snorkeling, diving, and many other adventures. Whatever you have in mind, just name it!

Dolphin-1 is a 75’ yacht, originally built in the Maldives in 2000 and restored in 2014. She comes equipped with a full range of safety equipment and amenities. The air conditioned interior caters to your comfort even on the hottest day. Guests can enjoy five private cabins, each with its own toilet and hot water shower. With a total of nine beds on board, the boat can accommodate up to 11 passengers overnight.

At the helm is Captain Ibrahim Shahid, an experienced tour guide and boat operator. He and his crew will see to it that you have the time of your life, no matter how you choose to spend your days on board. They know these waters well and can put anglers of any skill level on some of the most prestigious game fish, providing insider tips along the way.

While fishing the Maldives you can choose from an array of experiences, whether it’s bottom fishing the reefs for colorful Groupers, popping for Giant Trevally, or trolling for Sailfish, Marlin, Tuna, and other large pelagics. The crew provides trolling rods, handlines, and bait.

When you’re not casting lines you can enjoy a variety of other activities, such as snorkeling, island hopping, surfing, cruising, and much more. Your trip package includes international cuisine and non alcoholic beverages such as coffee and tea.

Trips with Blue K Safari include everything you need for an enjoyable stay. Avid anglers and fly fishermen may wish to bring their own gear. The crew encourages catch and release, but they are happy to clean and fillet any eating fish you would like to keep.

Book today and get ready for the trip of a lifetime!


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  • Private trip
    Liveaboard Trip
     Low rate deposit non-refundable
    3 days trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    US$ 1080
    up to 11 persons / day
    With a variety of activities to choose from, this trip can be whatever you want it to be! Try your hand at a variety of fishing techniques and reel in anything from Wahoo and Marlin to Coral Trout. Or come aboard for snorkeling, island hopping, and much more. You can make it a diving trip for an additional cost. The boat has 9 beds, with room for 11 guests. Every room has a private toilet. Taxes, food, tea, and coffee are included in trip price.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Amberjack
Coral Trout
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Marlin (Blue)

Red Bass
Sailfish
Trevally (Bluefin)
Trevally (Giant)

Tuna (Blackfin)
Wahoo

Boat Specs

Locally built (Motor yacht) originally built in 2000, and restored in 2014. Powered by a 115HP Yanmar engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 10 knots.

Length
75 ft
Capacity
11 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Handline

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Multimedia System
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed

Trip Includes

Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Lunch

Policies

Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
Bank Transfer

About the Captain

Ibrahim Shahid
Malé, Maldives
Member since October 2013
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Captain Ibrahim Shahid has more than 20 years of guiding experience. He spent more than half his life in the boating industry. Originally a tour guide, he later became a diving guide and a boat captain. He hopes to continue doing what he loves for the rest of his life.
Response time: 17 hours
Response rate: 25%

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4.67
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Dennis Wong
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 4.00
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April 7, 2015
Had a great time onboard M/Y Dolphin 1 with the experienced Captain and helpful crew. Though not in a great fishing...
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Patrick
 5.00
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We'll be back

January 20, 2014
I want to thank the captain and the crew for such an amazing experience. Great food, great fishing and great time. We...
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 5.00
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February 1, 2014
There is nothing I would change. Excellent service, place, food… What more to say but excellent!!! Try it!
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