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Reasons to Dive in the Maldives – Exploring an Underwater Paradise

The Maldives is best known for its exquisite underwater scene. What better way to experience this world than through a diving expedition. Here are all the reasons to love diving in this destination.


Crystal Clear Waters

The waters of Maldives are known for its perfection. In fact, just a picture of the ocean and you will get an idea of the treasures that lie beneath. One of the most remarkable features of the Maldivian Ocean is its impeccable clarity. These waters practically sparkle during the day and once you actually immerse yourself into it you will be able to enjoy the many inhabitants of these waters as if you were next to them on land. Many places around the world have a plethora of marine inhabitants; however, the luxury of water clarity is not something you will always find. Maldives is one place where the water almost never gets cloudy.


Easily accessible resorts

Diving calls for adequate gear and a place to prepare for the expedition. Since the Maldives is blessed abundantly with dive spots, you also find lots of resorts that are easily accessible to these dive spots. Resorts like Naladhu Private Island Maldives offer some of the most popular water sports in the Maldives islands and the best part is diving is actually one of them. Armed with professional help, you are bound to have a much better and safer time, when diving through a resort.


A variety of underwater species

The Maldivian waters are home to a rich variety of marine species. In fact, there are over 2000 different species and common favourites you may encounter include the butterfly fish, lion fish, scorpion fish, clown fish and so many more. There are also a couple of thrilling varieties of underwater species including the Manta rays, Eagle Rays, Octopus and much more. Be prepared to be delighted and amazed at the wealth of species that the Indian Ocean so proudly houses.


Great weather

The Maldives is one destination that boasts fantastic weather year-round. Therefore, no matter when you decide to dive, the sport is a real treat and the main reason for this is the soothing water temperatures. Since it is nice and warm most days of the year, the waters are a perfect place to spend your time in.


So many diving spots

The Maldives is one destination that is blessed with a plethora of exciting dive spots where you can enjoy everything from fish to shipwrecks and what not. It literally offers a universe to explore and it is nothing short of paradise down there. The variety you can enjoy in the Maldives also caters to divers with different levels of skill in the sport. If you are looking to try the sport as a beginner the Guraidoo Island has an excellent dive school. But if you want to learn all about what this ocean has in store, try and have a chat with the local divers in the area.