Diving with Whalesharks

    Brissaire Rocks Mahe Island, Seychelles

    Great shoal with a lot of marine life: snappers, fusiliers and jack fishes, white tip reef sharks, nurse sharks, napoleons, eagle rays...Depending on the season; some sting rays and whale sharks may be seen.Granite formation neayby of two small granite island.
    Grey Reef Shark

    Embudhoo Kandu South Male Atoll, Maldives

    The embudhoo is one of the only kandus on the east side of Vaadhoo region, therefore the currents here can be really strong. It is a protected marine area and there are many ways to dive this site depending on the current and interests of the diver.If the current is ingoing, the south part of the…

    Guraidhoo Kandu South Male Atoll, Maldives

    The whole Guraidhoo Kandu is a marine protected area, and has several dive sites. There are two main channels: Lhosfushi Kandu and Guraidhoo Kandu. Between them there is Medhu Faru. The reef is complicated and offers many different ways to dive the site. Is a highlight in South Male and some safaris…

    Hin Daeng Koh Lanta, Thailand

    This dive site has many times been listed as one of the top ten dive sites in the world. It's situated about 30 nautical miles off Koh Lanta and with its diverse and abundant marine life, you are sure not to be disappointed. Located only 500 metres away from Hin Muang, dive centers usually offer a…

    Hin Daeng Koh Lanta, Thailand

    This dive site has many times been listed as one of the top ten dive sites in the world. It's situated about 30 nautical miles off Koh Lanta and with its diverse and abundant marine life, you are sure not to be disappointed. Located only 500 metres away from Hin Muang, dive centers usually offer a…

    Hin Daeng Koh Lanta, Thailand

    This dive site has many times been listed as one of the top ten dive sites in the world. It's situated about 30 nautical miles off Koh Lanta and with its diverse and abundant marine life, you are sure not to be disappointed. Located only 500 metres away from Hin Muang, dive centers usually offer a…

    Koh Chi Koh Surin, Thailand

    Fringe reef off the western side. Depths from 10 - 22m. Average depth 18m. Visibilty 12 - 24m. A variety of hard corals carpet the sea floor. Turtles (hawksbill, oliver ridley, green, and occasional leatherback) are common. Also there is a chance of large pelagics, dog-faced tuna, barracuda. The…
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    L'ilot Island Mahe Island, Seychelles

    This dive site is characterized by being a small agglomerated of rocks that has lots of marine life. It is a good place to do night dives. There may, however, be strong currents in the area.The most common species are a variety of coral species, colored gorgonians, spanish dancers, shrimps and…
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    Lankan Manta Point North Male Atoll, Maldives

    Lankan or Manta point is one of the most exciting dive sites in Maldives. It consists on three cleaning stations (or four) for mantas. It is almost sure to find the big guys here.The most important part is to stay away of the cleaning stations (the base of the rocks). If a diver stands there, the…
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    Lankan Manta Point North Male Atoll, Maldives

    Lankan or Manta point is one of the most exciting dive sites in Maldives. It consists on three cleaning stations (or four) for mantas. It is almost sure to find the big guys here.The most important part is to stay away of the cleaning stations (the base of the rocks). If a diver stands there, the…

    Lankan Manta Point North Male Atoll, Maldives

    Lankan or Manta point is one of the most exciting dive sites in Maldives. It consists on three cleaning stations (or four) for mantas. It is almost sure to find the big guys here.The most important part is to stay away of the cleaning stations (the base of the rocks). If a diver stands there, the…
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    Maaya Thila North Ari Atoll, Maldives

    Maayaa thila is probably one of the most popular dive sites in North Ari Atoll, and is common to find 3, 4 or more dhoanis around with lots of divers around, specially in high season. It is a marine protected area that has a thila at 6m with a diameter of around 80 meters. Around the thila is a wall…

    Maaya Thila North Ari Atoll, Maldives

    Maayaa thila is probably one of the most popular dive sites in North Ari Atoll, and is common to find 3, 4 or more dhoanis around with lots of divers around, specially in high season. It is a marine protected area that has a thila at 6m with a diameter of around 80 meters. Around the thila is a wall…
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    Rasdhoo - Madivaru Rasdhoo Atoll, Maldives

    On the south side of Madivaru island in the Rashdoo island is this worldwide famous site for Hammerhead Sharks encounters. The reef formation is spectacular and quite confusing, as it has two pools with sandy entrances, forming like bridges at 15m, with the pools at 20 to 30m.This dive site is…
    Dive in Ras Nasrani

    Ras Nasrani Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

    This site can be accessed by four wheel drive vehicle as well as boats. The reef drops from the shallow bays to a wall down to 60m+ with many caves and overhangs. The best diving is among the big coral heads (or ergs) in the shallow areas. A good spot for Spanish dancers and coneshells in the sandy…
    Dive in Ras Nasrani (ray)

    Ras Nasrani Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

    This site can be accessed by four wheel drive vehicle as well as boats. The reef drops from the shallow bays to a wall down to 60m+ with many caves and overhangs. The best diving is among the big coral heads (or ergs) in the shallow areas. A good spot for Spanish dancers and coneshells in the sandy…
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    Richelieu Rock Koh Surin, Thailand

    Probably the best divesite in Surin Islands, and also in Thailand is the world renowned Richelieu Rock, which lies 18km east of the Surin islands and is a small limestone outpost carpeted with thick pink and purple corals. Locals call it "Plo Nam", and rumor says it was discovered by Jaques…

    Richelieu Rock Koh Surin, Thailand

    Probably the best divesite in Surin Islands, and also in Thailand is the world renowned Richelieu Rock, which lies 18km east of the Surin islands and is a small limestone outpost carpeted with thick pink and purple corals. Locals call it "Plo Nam", and rumor says it was discovered by Jaques…
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    Richelieu Rock Koh Surin, Thailand

    Probably the best divesite in Surin Islands, and also in Thailand is the world renowned Richelieu Rock, which lies 18km east of the Surin islands and is a small limestone outpost carpeted with thick pink and purple corals. Locals call it "Plo Nam", and rumor says it was discovered by Jaques…

    Shark Bank Mahe Island, Seychelles

    Very abundant reef fishes. The eagle rays here are huge. Possibility of pelagic fish encounters.
    White Tip Reef Shark

    Hafza Thila North Ari Atoll, Maldives

    Great dive site as there is a cleaning station for sharks. The best way to do this dive is with the current. Jump in from the boat and descend as fast as possible to the end of the thila. It might be necessary to "climb" a little bit along the top of the thila. Once the current point is reached,…
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    Maalhoss Thila North Ari Atoll, Maldives

    On the northern side of Maalhoss there is the Maalhohu Uthuru Kandu, and in the middle this thila. The top is at 6m and in the south part there is a group of caves starting at 7m. They keep descending at a maximum of 25m. Inside lots of black coral (coloured white). This is a nice place for…

    Angaga Thila South Ari Atoll, Maldives

    This is a rounded and small thila 1,5km south west of Angaagau island. Starts at 10m and drops slowly to 30m. There is a big cave on the north part with a very good life. The thila is about 80m long, so is easy to circle it in one dive to find the groupers and grey reef sharks, swimming usually in…

    Hanifaru Bay Baa Atoll, Maldives

    Hanifaru Bay lies in the Baa Atoll, and is famous for its gathering of manta rays andwhale sharks - sometimes scores of mantas and several whale sharks,which are usually solitary and very rare - occurs occasionally betweenMay to November.Hundreds of Mantas come to this spot to feed, when the…

    Ras Gamila Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

    Ras Gamila ("Delightful Cape" in Arabic) separates a vast and rather shallow sandy lagoon from the sea. It is an interesting place for a fine drift dive that is not too difficult. It is perfect at 12m-15m gliding you northwards over many large colonies of Porites coral, splendid Acropora corals…

    Ras Gamila Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

    Ras Gamila ("Delightful Cape" in Arabic) separates a vast and rather shallow sandy lagoon from the sea. It is an interesting place for a fine drift dive that is not too difficult. It is perfect at 12m-15m gliding you northwards over many large colonies of Porites coral, splendid Acropora corals…

    Ras Gamila Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

    Ras Gamila ("Delightful Cape" in Arabic) separates a vast and rather shallow sandy lagoon from the sea. It is an interesting place for a fine drift dive that is not too difficult. It is perfect at 12m-15m gliding you northwards over many large colonies of Porites coral, splendid Acropora corals…

    Ras Gamila Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

    Ras Gamila ("Delightful Cape" in Arabic) separates a vast and rather shallow sandy lagoon from the sea. It is an interesting place for a fine drift dive that is not too difficult. It is perfect at 12m-15m gliding you northwards over many large colonies of Porites coral, splendid Acropora corals…

    Ras Umm Sid Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

    The south side of the headland offers a superb gorgonian forest on the drop off. The plateau is bursting with life and swarms of reef fish. The possibility of spotting whale shark or manta exists at the corner.

    Million Hope Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

    The Million Hope was a Bulk Cargo Carrier of 16,339 GRT built at Koyo Dockyard, Mihara-Hiroshima, Japan.Originally named the Ryusei Maru upon her being launched on 10 June 1972, she was 174.6 meters in length,24.9 meters in beam, and 10 meters in draught, with twin 6-cylinder diesel engines and a…

    Alimatha Jetty Night Dive Felidhu Atoll, Maldives

    A night dive in front of Alimatha resort's jetty. Popular among diving safaris in the Maldives.Lots of nurse sharks, stingrays, jacks.

    Faru Kolhu Felidhu Atoll, Maldives

    A channel dive, possiblity to see a lot of pelagics and schooling fish, shallow drit

    Dhonfan Thila Baa Atoll, Maldives

    One of our favourite dive sites around here. A must do if you dive in Baa Atoll.

    Hanifaru Bay UNESCO Biosphere… Baa Atoll, Maldives

    This is the only UNESCO Biosphere Reserve in the Maldives. Manta rays gather in big numbers during the periods of South West Monsoon (June to November) to Hanifaru Bay to feed on the planktons, this is truly one of the greatest phenomenas in the world. Marine park ticket and special permit is…

    Kakani Thila Baa Atoll, Maldives

    Kakani Thila has a very interesting reef topography,over hangs, Coral blocks & sandy bottom stretches for a long distance. With some current the soft corals in the over hangs & coral blocks open up in various colours. And very often nurse sharks and stingrays take refuge inside the over hangs during…

    Dhigali Haa Baa Atoll, Maldives

    This is a beautiful Thila (submerged reef) top is about 8m. With little current this place comes alive, schooling fusiliers, jackfish, shoals of snappers and also very good for macro photography. It's worth some time on the rich top reef filled with anemones. Scorpionfish and stonefish are common on…

    Dharavandhoo Kanmathi Baa Atoll, Maldives

    This is one of the best places to see the manta rays in Baa Atoll, during the manta season manta rays come here to clean. The best time to dive is when the current flows out of the atoll. The cleaning staion is at 5m so the place is idea for all levels of divers. This is a popular spot for the…

    Ujala Thila Baa Atoll, Maldives

    This is one of the last lost sites in Baa Atoll, only handful of dive centres know about this beautiful manta cleaning station. Liquid Salt Divers discovered this site in 2016. The best part of this place is manta rays are almost always found cleaning here during the manta season. And the corals are…

    Funn Thila Shark Point Baa Atoll, Maldives

    Shark Point is not the easiest dive but definitely worth a try. Top of the reef is 25m and the deep end goes down to 45m. When the current hits above medium level grey reef sharks come here to feed and clean. The corals in this dive site is very much alive because it is not dived very often. Shoals…

    Misali Island Pemba Island, Tanzania

    MISALI ISLANDMisali as a MarineConservation Area is characterised by unique marine and terrestrialecosystems of remarkable species diversity. about 350 fish species and40 genera of hard corals have been recorded. The 1 Km sq. of terrestrialarea supports the endangered nesting turtles and the dense…