Marine Biology Aboard the Four Seasons ‘Explorer’

Marine Biology Aboard the Four Seasons ‘Explorer’

Cruise around the islands and atolls of the Maldives aboard the Four Seasons ‘Explorer’, accompanied by our expert marine biologists. And then watch our ‘Amazing Underwater World’ videos in HD, compiled from the very best clips from the past 18 months.

Au Revoir, Oliver !

Au Revoir, Oliver !

We’re delighted to announce Oliver’s safe return to the ocean following a two-month stay in Landaa Giraavaru’s Turtle Rehabilitation Centre.
Check out the latest photos and watch our new video of his release !

UK documentary crew BasementVision to film at KH

UK documentary crew BasementVision to film at KH

January 2012 – The multimedia production company BasementVision are shortly to commence filming at Four Seasons Kuda Huraa.
“Rainforests of the Ocean” is a documentary film, which celebrates the conservation efforts of a nation under attack from the world. These low laying islands are bearing the brunt of the rising sea levels we all hear about, but what is happening to the humans that call this place home?

Documentary on Reefscapers wins International Award

Documentary on Reefscapers wins International Award

January 2012 – Local Maldivian film-maker Aminath Najeeb has won an international film award for her documentary entitled ‘No Coral, No Maldives’. The film, which was completed in 2011 in conjunction with local TV channel MNBC1, describes some of the environmental challenges that face the Maldives. See the complete short documentary film here.

Video : injured turtle rescued (Juno)

Video : injured turtle rescued (Juno)

2011 – On 26 June, the Landaa Giraavaru dive team found an injured female Olive Ridley turtle entangled in a fishing net close by Hanifaru bay. They rescued it and brought it back to the marine biologists here at the MDC. This new patient had already lost one front flipper and the other one was deeply lacerated. Watch our video of Juno – a recap of the story, ending with her release back into the ocean.