Scuba Diving in Maldives

Scuba Diving in Maldives

Maldives, the tropical country has lots of water-bodies, namely lakes, seas as well as oceans. It stays sunny throughout the year and also makes for an excellent travel destination. Blessed with incredulous diving hotpots, boasting of crystal clear water and prospering reef, Maldives has become a favorite scuba diving destination over the last few years. Scuba diving i.e. self-supporting underwater breathing apparatus allows one keep inside water for a long time as well as explore the spectacular paradise that is found underwater. In numerous places throughout Maldives, one can enjoy in deep dives in order to obtain near to the marine life. The beach areas are dotted with sea shacks as well as numerous regional training residences that offer open water and scuba diving training courses starting from amateur phases to the advanced ones. Travelers visiting out to only attempt their hands in diving can avail many Scuba diving tours in Maldives that consist of diving gears and also expertise costs. For a much more experiential approach one can integrate Yoga & diving, dolphin boat rides & diving, speed boat diving, dohni boat&fishing and yacht tours and more..

The excitement of an underwater diving experience is overtaking the locals, where also the remotest of islands in Maldives give accessibility to open-water snorkeling, otherwise diving. Diving trips in Maldives are conducted by professionals who provide all necessary gear for a very long time yet safe exploration. Throughout the years, this archipelago country placed in the Indian Sea, has drawn in people from around the world as well as has ended up being a preferred destination for a sun-soaked beach trip. Maldives is a country blessed with natural biodiversity and also decorates stunning places. Maldives possesses clear waters, shallows, stunning reef and also vast array of fishes, therefore makes it a perfect location for underwater adventures. You can see every single coral reef and fish in the deep blue sea. This also adds a romantic angle to it all because you will get to enjoy a romantic honeymoon where such pristine beauty will blow your senses away!

Best Time to Dive in Maldives

It is possible to dive in the Maldives all year round:

The Wet Season with rain, winds and also wavebands from May to August reducing the exposure, yet diving is still great. It is usually heavy short rains followed by sunshine.

The Best visibility as well as dry weather is from December to March.

The Hottest season is from April to June.

The High Plankton density in May reduces visibility but does attract Manta Rays and Whale Sharks!

The best season for scuba diving is from January to April with very good visibility and excellent sea conditions.  

Top 8 Dive Sites in the Maldives

  • Ukulhas Thila, North Ari Atoll
  • Broken Rock, South Ari Atoll
  • Miyaruga Thila, North Ari Atoll
  • Kuda Rah Thila, South Ari Atoll
  • Okobe Thila, North Male Atoll
  • Kandooma Thila, South Male Atoll
  • Fotteyo Kandu, Vaavu Atoll
  • South Malé Atoll