Maldives Fishing Charter – Safari Boat

Are you looking to explore some seriously stunning waters from a totally unique perspective? Maldives Fishing Charter, located on the paradisiacal island of Hulhumale, offers exciting angling adventures that’ll give you the chance to hook some amazing saltwater species, as well as spending the night on board an incredible safari boat! You’ll relax, take in picture-perfect scenery, and enjoy a delicious meal as you cruise these beautiful fishing grounds.

You’ll usually find Captain Abdul Hameed Moosa behind the helm of Maldives Fishing Charter, accompanied by 9 local, friendly crew members. Capt. Abdul has been running charters for over 16 years, and for him, fishing is a true tradition – he can’t wait to have you on board, and welcome you into his angling family! Along with his crew, he specializes in offering overnight trips on board his safari boat, a serious fishing machine which has plenty of room for relaxation, too.

Your captain’s vessel is a whopping 85’ Velidhoo sailing yacht, perfectly built to accommodate up to 14 guests. As well as providing plenty of room for ample angling action, she’s decked out with an incredible 7 bedrooms, each accompanied by an en-suite bathroom. She’s also equipped with top-of-the-line safety and navigational gear. All you need to bring along are your favorite fishing rods and reels, and fins and masks if you want to explore these waters from beneath and scuba dive!

The beautiful waters that surround Hulhumale are home to a huge host of world-famous species – Mahi Mahi, Giant Trevally, Sailfish, a variety of Tuna, Barracuda, and more. You’ll have the opportunity to troll, jig, and pop, depending on the trip you select. Want to mix up your angling options? You can choose to fish from your captain’s speedboat, and then return to the safari boat to eat and relax.

Each trip includes delicious, local meals, drinks, and private sleeping quarters. Come aboard Maldives Fishing Charter and get ready to explore paradise in luxury!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    One Day Trip – Fishing/Diving
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    1 Day Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    $3,200
    price breakdown
    $3,200
    Spend a full day and night on board your captain's safari boat, and explore these stunning waters from two different perspectives! You'll have the chance to troll, pop, and jig for a variety of species, including Sailfish, Tuna, Mahi Mahi, Giant Trevally, and more. Your captain will provide oxygen tanks, compressors, weights and guides; you need to bring are fins, masks, regulators, and suits. After, you'll be treated to a delicious meal on board the safari boat, as well as a relaxing night's sleep.
  • Private trip
    One Day Trip – Speedboat
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    1 Day Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    $2,500
    price breakdown
    $2,500
    On this trip, you'll get to experience the best of both worlds as you fish from an incredible speedboat and spend the night on board your captain's incredible safari boat! The speedboat will pick you up and transport you out to the hotspots, where you'll be hooking Giant Trevally, Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, and other saltwater favorites. Afterwards, you'll cruise back to the safari boat, where you'll enjoy a top-quality meal and a luxurious sleep. Your trip includes rods, reels, bait, and tackle.
  • Private trip
    One Day Trip – Trolling
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    1 Day Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    Overnight stay, liveaboard
    $2,500
    price breakdown
    $2,500
    Join your captain on this day trip, where you'll get to experience some of the Maldives' awesome fishing opportunities and spend the night aboard an incredible safari boat! You'll be fishing from the safari boat, too, targeting crystal-clear offshore waters for a variety of world-famous species, including Mahi Mahi, Sailfish, Giant Trevally, a variety of Tuna, and more. Your trip includes all meals (salads, pastas, chicken, beef, fish), water, juices, top-notch rods and reels, bait, and tackle.

About the Captain

Abdul Hameed Moosa
Hulhumale, Maldivas
Captain Abdul is a lifelong fishing fanatic who has been working as a captain for 25 years, as well as working as a diving guide – it's safe to say he knows the waters of Hulhumale inside out! Along with his friendly and experienced crew, he's been running fishing charters for over 16 years; fishing is a family business for him, and he can't wait to have you aboard and welcome you into the Maldives Fishing Charter family!

About this listing

Targeted Species

Barracuda (Great) Barracuda (Great)
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Sailfish Sailfish
Trevally (Giant) Trevally (Giant)

Tuna (Skipjack) Tuna (Skipjack)
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)

Boat Specs

Velidhoo (Sailing Yacht) originally built in 2002. Powered by a 360HP Daewoo engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 11 knots.

Length
85 ft
Capacity
14 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Trolling
Jigging
Popping

Amenities

Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed
Multimedia System
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Bed

Trip Includes

Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Lunch

Cancellation Policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the dates of your booking.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Mandatory

Payment

Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% 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