Diving and Snorkeling

An underwater paradise to be explored

Dive into the mesmerizing underwater world of Horsburgh Atoll, where every plunge reveals a kaleidoscope of marine wonders. The Maldives, renowned for its pristine waters, offers a haven for divers and snorkelers alike, showcasing diverse ecosystems and enchanting encounters with marine life. Explore the extraordinary dive and snorkeling spots across the atoll, each promising a unique and unforgettable aquatic adventure.

Hanifaru Bay: Immerse yourself in the extraordinary marine spectacle of Hanifaru Bay. This unparalleled diving and snorkeling destination is a seasonal gathering place for manta rays and whale sharks, creating a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to swim alongside these majestic creatures as they feast on plankton. Hanifaru Bay stands as a testament to the awe-inspiring biodiversity that thrives beneath the atoll's crystalline waters.

Goidhoo Island: Discover the underwater treasures surrounding Goidhoo Island, where the western side hosts the mesmerizing Maamigili Corner. Divers can navigate a vibrant coral reef teeming with colorful fish, while encounters with reef sharks, eagle rays, and occasional whale sharks add to the excitement. On the eastern side, snorkelers can explore the shallow lagoon, unveiling a world of vibrant coral formations and schools of tropical fish, creating an aquatic paradise for enthusiasts of all levels.

Fehendhoo Island: Fehendhoo Island beckons with exceptional diving experiences, offering sites like Fehendhoo Caves, where underwater caves and tunnels create a labyrinth for exploration. Encounter reef sharks, turtles, and rays in this underwater wonderland. The renowned Madivaru Corner is a diver's delight, with schools of colorful fish, barracudas, and even the possibility of glimpsing hammerhead sharks. Meanwhile, snorkelers can revel in the wonders of the Fehendhoo Island Resort's house reef, showcasing vibrant coral formations and a variety of tropical fish species.

Fulhadhoo Island: Dive into the enchanting waters of Fulhadhoo Island, renowned for its exceptional dive sites. Fulhadhoo Corner offers a stunning coral reef teeming with life, presenting opportunities to spot reef sharks, manta rays, and occasional whale sharks. The Kuda Giri Wreck, another top dive site, invites explorations of an old cargo ship's remains and encounters with moray eels, lionfish, and groupers. Fulhadhoo Island Resort's house reef provides snorkelers with a captivating experience, featuring coral formations and a plethora of tropical fish. Short boat rides to nearby sites, such as the beautiful Miyaru Kandu, offer encounters with larger marine life, including reef sharks and rays. Dive and snorkel to your heart's content, as Fulhadhoo Island unfolds its underwater wonders for all to marvel at.

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