Immerse yourself in the untouched beauty of Maafushi, a captivating island located in the heart of the Maldives’ turquoise waters. Situated 27km south of Malé, Maafushi is a serene contrast to the bustle of the capital city, a verdant jewel cradled by the Indian Ocean, known widely as an extraordinary diving destination.
Dive into the mesmerizing underwater realms surrounding Maafushi. Encounter an enchanting array of marine life, from the glimmering shoals of colorful reef fish to the graceful ballet of mantas and the gentle, awe-inspiring presence of whale sharks. The island’s vibrant, flourishing coral reefs are a visual spectacle of biodiversity, a magnet for diving enthusiasts of all levels.
Venture into the nearby dive spots such as Guraidhoo Corner, known for its strong currents and large pelagic species, or explore the enchanting reef at Cocoa Thila, teeming with an abundance of marine life. For those seeking a bit of adventure, the shipwreck at Kuda Giri presents a thrilling exploration.
After a day of marine discovery, unwind on the island’s pristine, white sandy beaches, savor the taste of delicious Maldivian cuisine, or soak in the charm of local culture. Stay in one of the cozy, locally-owned guesthouses, each offering warm hospitality.
Maafushi combines natural beauty, rich marine biodiversity, and authentic island culture to create a truly unforgettable diving experience. It’s time to dive into the extraordinary, it’s time to dive into Maafushi.