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Faafu Atoll

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Welcome to Faafu Atoll, a diver's paradise nestled in the Maldives. With its crystal-clear turquoise waters, vibrant coral reefs, and abundant marine life, this atoll offers an unforgettable diving experience.

Faafu Atoll boasts a diverse range of dive sites that cater to all levels of divers, from beginners to experienced enthusiasts. One of the most popular sites is the Fushi Kandu, a channel renowned for its strong currents and thrilling drift dives. Here, you can encounter schools of colorful fish, graceful manta rays, and even the occasional whale shark.

For those seeking a more relaxed dive, the Gaathugiri site offers a tranquil underwater landscape, featuring stunning coral formations and an abundance of marine species. It's the perfect spot for macro photography enthusiasts, as you can spot fascinating critters such as nudibranchs, seahorses, and ghost pipefish.

If you're a wreck diving enthusiast, be sure to explore the Kudhimaa Wreck. This sunken cargo ship provides a fascinating glimpse into the underwater world, with its structure now teeming with marine life, including reef sharks and barracudas.

The diving conditions in Faafu Atoll are generally excellent throughout the year. The water temperature averages around 27 to 30 degrees Celsius (80 to 86 degrees Fahrenheit), providing a comfortable environment for divers. Visibility often exceeds 30 meters (100 feet), allowing for breathtaking views of the vibrant coral gardens and abundant marine lif