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Maabaidhoo Kandu

This dive site, located in the Laamu atoll of the Maldives, offers an exciting underwater experience for divers of all skill levels. With a maximum depth of 28 meters and excellent visibility of 31 meters, this channel dive provides an opportunity to explore the diverse marine life in the crystal-clear waters.

Beginners, as well as advanced and expert divers, can enjoy this site. Whether you choose to start your dive along the vibrant reef wall or venture into the blue, it is important to be mindful of the current conditions. The bottom of the channel and the stunning "drop off" can be found at a depth of 18 meters.

When exploring the overhangs, keep an eye out for schools of snapper and soldierfish seeking shelter. Additionally, this site is home to an array of fascinating marine creatures, including stingrays, white tip and grey reef sharks, barracuda, eagle rays, and much more!

Please note that diving at this site requires proper certification for deep diving due to the reef's starting point at 18 meters. However, skilled divers will be rewarded with unforgettable encounters with fantail stingrays on the bottom and the majestic grey reef sharks in the vast blue expanse.

As you navigate the channel, you may also encounter white tip reef sharks, napoleon wrasse, schools of barracuda or jackfish, eagle rays, moray eels, tuna, and many other captivating species.

Dive into the wonders of this remarkable channel dive in Laamu atoll, Maldives. Experience the thrill of drifting with the current along the channel edge, while embracing the challenge of swimming against the in or outgoing currents. This site guarantees an unforgettable underwater adventure for divers who appreciate the beauty and diversity of the marine world.

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

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Overview of Maabaidhoo Kandu

Visibility: 0m - 31m
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