Northern Atolls

   This route includes the most interesting dive sites of the atolls that are located to the north of Male. The voyage starts and ends on the yacht in Male. Baa, Raa, Noonu, Lhaviyani, Shaviyani, Noonu and North Male atolls offer excellent opportunities for diving.
   Various sites will bring lots of pleasure from tours that will suit any taste: mantas’ and reef sharks’ cleaning stations, numerous reef channels, picturesque coral towers, reef edges leading to the open ocean and sunken objects. There plenty of island-hotels on the route that make the voyage even more interesting for the none-diving visitors as they can land on these islands during the safari. See details and check prices for Maldives liveaboardsLocation: the north of Indian Ocean
What to see: In summer and autumn months there is a great chance to see whale sharks and giant mantas at Baa atoll in the Hanifaru Bay. Also there are many tunas, rays, shrimps, jacks, turtles and various colorful fish.
Depth: 5-40m/16-131ft
Currents: 1 knot
Visibility: 15-30m/49-98ft
Season for diving: The most comfortable conditions are from December to May.
The average water temperature is 26-29C/78-84F

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