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Fish And Marine Life In The Maldives – An Underwater Spectacle

It is no secret that Maldives features few of the best dive and snorkelling sites in the world. Also, it is every die-hard diver’s dream to catch a glimpse of every bit of the sea life that makes Maldives the ultimate snorkelling and diving paradise!

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The Fish in Maldives

A spectacular marine oasis with more than 1,000 species of fish, Maldives is at the top of the list of destinations that offers an incomparable underwater experience. Under the waves, you can come face to face with Angelfish, Butterflyfish, Clownfish, Bluestripe Snappers and even Barracudas!
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A spectacular marine oasis with more than 1,000 species of fish, Maldives is at the top of the list of destinations that offers an incomparable underwater experience. Under the waves, you can come face to face with Angelfish, Butterflyfish, Clownfish, Bluestripe Snappers and even Barracudas!

The Majestic Whale Sharks

The Maldives is also a great spot to swim with majestic whale sharks. Located within easy reach of popular resorts such as Kandolhu Maldives is Maamigili Faru where whale sharks gather to feed on the abundance of plankton year-round.
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The Maldives is also a great spot to swim with majestic whale sharks. Located within easy reach of popular resorts such as Kandolhu Maldives is Maamigili Faru where whale sharks gather to feed on the abundance of plankton year-round.

The Graceful Rays

Keep your eyes wide open for the graceful manta rays gliding through the water. These harmless creatures are often found in and around coral sites amidst vibrant marine life.
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Keep your eyes wide open for the graceful manta rays gliding through the water. These harmless creatures are often found in and around coral sites amidst vibrant marine life.

Remember to Sneak Around the Sharks

If you decide to slap on your diving gear and just experience the underwater spectacle Maldives is famous for, you might encounter the rarely aggressive Whitetip Reef Sharks around the reefs. The trick is not to provoke these wonderful creatures if you wish to capture a few rare pictures of them!
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If you decide to slap on your diving gear and just experience the underwater spectacle Maldives is famous for, you might encounter the rarely aggressive Whitetip Reef Sharks around the reefs. The trick is not to provoke these wonderful creatures if you wish to capture a few rare pictures of them!

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