Diving in the Maldives
The brilliantly colorful coral reefs make the Maldivian seascapes amongst the most enchanting in the world.
The central Atolls of North and South Male, Vaavu and Alifu are usually the most frequented and have some of the best diving spots in the Maldives. Divers can also find spectacular underwater life in the Northern and Southern Atolls.
Protected dive sites... popular throughout the world include Maaya Thila, Fish Head, Kudha Rah Thila, Banana Reef, HP Reef, Guraidhoo Kandu, Miyaru Kandu.
Five different dive spot categories can be considered whenever people diving in the Maldives like House Reef (barrier reef which surround the islands), Giri (patch of coral rise up to the surface), Thila (pinnacle coral reef few metres below the surface), Kandu (ocean channel in Dhivehi small passage through the atolls) and Wreck.