Discover the Depths with Jean-Michel Cousteau at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands

Discover the Depths with Jean-Michel Cousteau at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands

Monday 1st of April 2024

The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands, is delighted to announce the return of marine legend Jean-Michel Cousteau to the resort, offering guests a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore the mesmerizing underwater world of the Maldives. From April 13th to 17th, 2024, two lucky guests will have the chance to embark on an extraordinary journey, guided by Cousteau himself, as part of the exclusive Marriott Bonvoy Moments at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands.

Marine Exploration with a Legend:

The Marriott Bonvoy Moments package includes luxurious accommodations in a Beach Pool Villa, daily breakfast, a captivating marine biology presentation, and a resort cocktail hosted by Jean-Michel Cousteau. Bidding for this unforgettable experience opens on February 10th, with the auction closing on March 23rd, offering guests the opportunity to fuse luxury with marine exploration and insightful discourse with Cousteau.

Educational Presentations and Dives:

During his visit, Cousteau will host marine biology presentations, engage with the Ambassadors of the Environment team, conduct dives with guests, and lead a coral regeneration session at the resort’s Beach Shack. Guests will actively contribute to preserving the underwater ecosystem, reflecting the resort’s commitment to marine conservation and environmental stewardship.

Inspiring Environmental Awareness:

As part of the resort’s Community Footprints initiative, Cousteau will interact with local school programs, fostering environmental awareness and education. The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands, remains dedicated to upholding the values of Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ocean Futures Society through immersive and educational programming aimed at exploring and safeguarding the delicate ecosystem of the Maldives.

Cinematic Exploration and Interactive Discussions:

Guests can enjoy a Cinema under the Stars event featuring Cousteau's acclaimed film 'Wonders of The Sea,' followed by an interactive Q&A session. Additionally, the "Cities Under the Sea" snorkeling trip offers a panel discussion on crucial environmental issues led by Cousteau and marine biologists.

Celebrating World Dolphin Day:

The week concludes with a memorable dolphin cruise, allowing guests to witness the beauty of Maldivian dolphins in their natural habitat. Jean-Michel Cousteau's visit underscores The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands' commitment to environmental sustainability and marine conservation, inspiring guests to cherish and protect the fragile ecosystems of the Maldives.