Swim with hammerheads. Coast with hawksbills. Spin with 200 dolphins. Skip over the water on a jet ski, wakeboard, catamaran or fun tube. Immerse yourself in spectacle of the Indian Ocean.
Underwater or above the waves. Float offers endless ways to explore the grandeur of the Indian Ocean. Choose from diving and snorkelling journeys or dozens of water sports, fishing and cruising adventures.
SNORKELLING & DIVING: Set your destination for Hammerhead Point or the manta rays of Bull Bull. Embark on a Turtle Quest. Snorkel the house reef free of charge throughout your stay, or enlist the expertise of our in-house experts for a guided tour of the reefs secrets. Capture the abstractions of the reef with underwater photography. Introduce your little ones to diving with a Bubble Maker course. Join in the underwater ballet of the atoll.
CRUISING & BOATING: Battle man versus beast in a big game fishing expedition, reeling in a great trevally or majestic sailfish. Explore a local island and make new friends. Soar aboard a dhoni into the sunset. Ivory sails billow in the wind against swirling pastels of the sky as dozens of spinner dolphins twirl in the wake. Choose from a portfolio of cruises or seize the freedom of the ocean and charter one of our fleet: Bolt & Zip, Fathom, Fishtail, Aquadisiac and Free bird.
WATER SPORTS: Ride the barrel. Take to the sky. Skip, slice, carve or bob. FLOAT boasts an adrenaline-surged array of water sports: jetskiing, waterskiing, mono-skiing, wakeboard, knee boarding, catamarans, windsurfing, kitesurfing, parasailing, fun tubes and more. Gaze into the liquid crystal of a glass kayak. Sea bob, racing underwater and bursting to the surface on a 20 km/hour rocket. Surf from the island’s tail – a perfect spot for medium and advanced divers.
What lies beneath the surface? Go deeper into the mysteries and secrets with the Marine Biologist as your personal guide. Immerse yourself in the house reef and speedboat to spectacular sites.
ADOPT A CORAL: Snorkel to the coral nursery and select your ‘baby’. Give the little one a name and help cultivate it as part of PER AQUUM Niyama’s coral regeneration programme. Together, you lend a hand in maintaining the rich but fragile ecosystem for which the Maldives is so famous. Receive a certificate and follow up images to watch your adoptee grow and thrive.
PRIVATE SNORKELLING TOURS: Paddle through an octopus’s garden, glimpsing the intricate bouquets of coral that sprout from every surface. A school of fish breaks around you. Turtles glide by your side. Your guide takes you to the best of the atoll. For the most original eye on the reef, join the biologist as she leads an underwater trek by night. See the life that only comes out after the sun sets. Illuminate the coralscape in intergalactic colour with a UV light transforming the blackness to a neon fantasy.
24-HOUR GYM PUMP: The slow controlled balance of Tai Chi moves through the air in a meditative beauty. And the thrust of an uppercut surges like a lightning crack. Stretch. Lunge. Sculpt. Kick. State-of-the-art machines and expert trainers guide you in body sculpting, Pilates, high-intensity circuit training, teen fitness, children’s Zumba and kind-on-your-joints aqua workouts. Kick your way through a boxing class or work on a rock-solid core.
SET SAIL DREAM DHONIS: Pick your colour palette. Morning’s rays. Brilliant blues by day. Flames of sunset. Star-studded black. Choose your fantasy: Champagne Sunrise, Sunset Cruise, Night Watch, a Totally Dhoni Day Out or Dhoni Adventure. Romance or a family mission – the Dream Dhonis await, with their exotic curved silhouette and dramatic sails ready to propel you towards the horizon or a deserted isle.
ISLAND ADRENALINE ACTIVE: The beating heart of the island for game lovers. Competition gets fierce digitally and in the flesh. Simulators rooms perfect your swings, throws and marksmanship as you perfect your skills in golf, football, American football, basketball, shooting (clay shooting or target range) and ice hockey. Challenge friends and family to darts, pool, foosball, table tennis, PS4 or Xbox excitement.
UNFORGETTABLE WEDDINGS: Bodu beru drums beat a searing rhythm in perfect harmony to a magical wedding in Maldives where flames in the night burn like your passion. Kiss beneath a sky clad in stars. Exchanges vows at sea beneath pure white sails. Unite souls in a ceremony set within a palatial villa and awaken the next morning to endless ocean views. From private island bliss to a modern ‘cathedral’ draped by the design of the reef, find a backdrop that moves you like nowhere else in the world. Please note – These experiences are intended to allow you to celebrate your love in a memorable destination. They are ceremonial only and are not legal commitments.
MEETINGS AND EVENTS: Launch products at sea. Convene in an underwater playground. Banquet in a floating restaurant and chill-out lounge or in the pods of jungle canopy. Recommended venues include: HQ – Cutting-edge boardroom style venue. Up to 20 pax. Sub six – Up to 18 pax. Edge: Air-conditioned interior for up to 36 pax; outdoor decks up to 34 pax. Nest: Individual pods of various sizes
Children join one of four tribes, segmented by age:
Globetrotters: 12 – 35 months
Adventurers: 3 – 4 years
Voyagers: 5 – 7 years
Pioneers: 8 – 12 years
At Explorers’ heart, an outdoor fun area welcomes with a playground, trampoline, splash park, Munch little gourmet kitchen, and the stage where young ones become the star of the show.
Adventurers, Voyagers and Pioneers play free, while a fee for Globetrotters applies, calculated at USD 20++ per hour up to a maximum of USD 100++ per day.