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Fainu Corner

This drift dive in Raa, Maldives is suitable for divers of all levels and offers a captivating underwater experience. Beginners can enjoy the gentle drift past the upper overhangs, situated at a depth of 10-15m. More experienced divers will find their adventure by heading a bit deeper to approximately 25m, where they can explore the fascinating overhangs in greater detail. The reef itself boasts a relatively steep topography, adorned with an abundance of vibrant soft corals, creating an enchanting underwater landscape, especially when there is a stronger current.

The marine life in this dive location is diverse and captivating. Divers can expect thrilling encounters with eagle rays, zackis, gray reef sharks, stingrays, and nurse sharks. The sight of these majestic creatures roaming the reef is truly awe-inspiring. Additionally, there are numerous lobsters, snails, and crabs contributing to the rich marine ecosystem. Exploring the deeper overhangs may reveal sightings of gray reef or nurse sharks, adding an extra dash of excitement to the dive. The presence of big Zackis at greater depths adds to the exploration possibilities.

To enhance the diving experience at this remarkable drift dive, we recommend divers consider Nitrox and Deep specialties. These specialized certifications can provide divers with increased bottom time and the ability to safely explore the depths of this captivating underwater world.

With a maximum depth of 25m and visibility reaching up to 19m, this dive site guarantees an unforgettable adventure for divers of all levels. Don't miss out on the opportunity to uncover the wonders of this beautiful underwater realm in the Maldives.

Last updated: 8 mo. ago - Oct 3, 2023

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Overview of Fainu Corner

Depth:25m
Visibility: 0m - 19m
Experience level:
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