Housing more than 700 species of marine life and 70 different species of coral reefs around the mesmerizing atolls, the Maldives is well known for attracting lots of diving enthusiasts. And with diving facilities available at most of the resorts and city hotels and almost all Liveaboards, the Maldives has become one of the best diving destinations in the world.
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The Maldivian Diving season runs through out the year. But November to May are recommended months.
Diving in Maldives
Maldives is well known for its spectacular natural beauty and crystal clear waters, but it’s the life beneath the surface of the water that attracts tourists from all over the world. With number of dive sites exceeding 200, you can get to see a variety of fishes including parrotfish, barracudas, snappers, napoleon wrasse and jacks.
If you are visiting the Maldives especially for diving, then the best recommended months are from November to May. Although the diving season runs all year round, December to May provides the best visibility, while April, May and June are famous amongst diving enthusiasts. The water temperature is fairly constant throughout the year.