The Whale and Dolphin Company

Area: Maldives, Indonesia, Solomon Islands

Type: Tour Operator

Tel (UK):             (+44) 01638-508-464

Mobile (UK):      (+44) 0781-4029-832

Mob (Maldives): (+960) 743-7402



We are a small marine wildlife travel company. We specialise in cetacean-watching in the tropical Indo-pacific, concentrating on the Maldives. We run live-aboard vessel cruises, searching out whales, dolphins and seabirds, as well as making time to snorkel on the coral reefs.


Maldives Northern Atolls, 2023: 12 days & 9 species including Dwarf Sperm Whale and Cuvier’s Beaked Whale.

Maldives Central Atolls, 2022: 12 days & 12 species including Bryde’s Whale, Fraser’s Dolphin, Dwarf Sperm Whale and Cuvier’s Beaked Whale.

Maldives, April 2022: 17 days and 14 cetacean species including Pygmy Killer WhalesCuvier’s and Blainville’s Beaked WhalesDwarf Sperm Whales and Rough-toothed Dolphin.

Maldives, April 2019: The Whale and Dolphin Company, 7 days and 13 species, including Blue WhaleCuvier’s Beaked Whale and Deraniyagala’s Beaked Whale.