From corals dressed in vibrant hues to colourful fish of all shapes and sizes, the world beneath the waves in the Maldives offers much to discover on scuba diving escapades!
It always helps to stay at a Maldives resort that has its own dive centre and offers excursions to dive sites. Resorts the likes of Adaaran Prestige Vadoo are amongst the available options and provide the needed training for novices and internationally recognised certification for diving.
A house reef is generally a reef which can be found right near an island resort providing easy access. In the Maldives, 5 star hotels and resorts that offer diving usually have house reefs which are great spots for novice divers too. Fromhard to table corals and sharks to reef fish, these sites are rich in marine treasures.
Top Dive Sites
Of course, there are plenty of sites to explore for those interested in fully experiencing the best of diving in Maldives. Some of the hotspots include Banana Reef,Guraidhoo Corner, Manta Point, Emboodhu Express, Vadoo Caves and the Victory Wreck. You have a chance to come across manta rays, grey reef sharks, jackfish,barracudas, oriental sweetlips, turtles, eels, squirrelfish and more!
Those looking to take their diving adventures to new heights have serval unique experiences to choose from as well. This includes night dives which provide a whole new perspective of the marine landscape. Some resorts even combine diving with a truly special celebration of love; in case you’re wondering, it’s an underwater wedding!