Rasdhoo Madivaru is one of the most sought after dive sites in Maldives. It is a site that is highly recommended by divers for those who would like to experience such a thrilling and exciting scuba dive that could probably be their best dive ever.
Its spectacular features such as the confusing reef formations that are found in Ari Atoll, the thrilling scuba dive as well as its astonishing marine life made the divers love the site. What makes the dive here thrilling is that it has the highest underwater visibility and seeing the hammerheads will give you both goose bumps and amusement.
While you are hovering over the reefs, you can find a school of hammerheads circling over you, blocking out the sunlight over your shoulders. Large groups of Hammerhead sharks usually come before sunrise. During the early hours, there you can witness schools of black snapper, dogtooth tunas and the entertaining dolphins. You will also get the chance to swim with wonderful groups of fish like the barracudas, fish leave tunas, napoleon wrasse, ribbon eels, small tunas, jacks, trevallys, pelagic creatures and the white tip reef shark as well.
Location: Outside corner of Rasdhoo Madivaru Island, in the corner of the channel into the atoll.
Main Attraction: Thrilling Scuba Dive, Excellent Marine life
Visibility: 15 to 30 meters
Reef depth: 9 to 40 meters
Condition: Medium to strong currents