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Kinolhas Kandu

Experience a thrilling drift dive at Kinohlas, a dive site in the crystal-clear waters of Raa, Maldives. Prepare for an unforgettable underwater adventure as you dive alongside the current flowing from the western tip of Kinohlas along the north side towards the enchanting Thila. This dive spot offers a majestic display of marine life, with vibrant fish swarming the top of the reef and alluring little overhangs at greater depths.

For beginners, the shallow overhangs and sandy slope provide the perfect opportunity to observe the underwater world at a relaxed pace. As you slowly ascend, marvel at the delightful stingrays, rare porcupine rays, elegant eagle rays, whitetip reef sharks, impressive groupers, and other magnificent perch that call this reef home. Admire the graceful movements of turtles and the abundance of fish and macro species decorating the reef top.

More experienced divers have the opportunity to explore the depths up to 21m and discover the captivating beauty of the area. Dive deeper and be captivated by the beauty of the beautiful little overhangs, situated at a depth of 22-30m. Encounters with different types of stingrays, turtles, and even the elusive nurse shark await. For those seeking an extra challenge, Nitrox and Deep dives are available.

Take advantage of the optimal diving conditions provided by the strong currents at Kinolhas Kandu. This astounding dive site allows divers of all experience levels to enjoy the underwater currents and gain valuable "current experience." Beginners can safely explore the reef top and its surroundings up to 20m, witnessing the reef's dynamic environment as it glides past. It's worth noting that the Kandu does not have a downward current, ensuring a more comfortable experience for beginners.

With a visibility of 15m, divers will be immersed in a world of vibrant colors and awe-inspiring marine life. Whether you are a beginner, advanced diver, or expert, Kinohlas offers something magical for everyone. Embark on this underwater expedition in the Maldives and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Last updated: 9 mo. ago - Oct 3, 2023

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Overview of Kinolhas Kandu

Depth:21m
Visibility: 0m - 15m
Experience level:
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