The capital city of Maldives is Male, is housed on a small island. The small island city of Male is one of the most populous cities in the world and looks distinctly different from the rest of the places in Maldives. The city is characterised by its vibrant streets, colourful buildings and historic mosques. One might be forced to think that what might be the reason for the densely populated city to draw thousands of tourists towards its direction. Being a core island situated upon the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, Male boasts of exotic coral reef, sun swept beaches, current swept channels and wrecks, this scenic island is a scuba diving hotspot and thousands of divers visit Male to indulge in one of the best diving experience in the world. The clear waters surrounding the small island houses gorgeous corals making it a pretty sought after scuba diving tour in Male.
Being a year round destination adorning moderate temperatures throughout the year, the island city is thronged with tourists all the time. The city offers scuba diving opportunities to divers from all levels. Scuba Diving in Male is an absolute pleasure, which is rich in biodiversity and on some of the best diving sites one can spot exotic underwater species. Divers occasionally spot parrotfish, sea turtles, barracudas, clown fish, sailfish and sponges. Scuba diving trips usually come in packages of a single day exploration or multiple day explorations, depending on the stages. Experienced divers who tread in a little deep can spot fishes like jacks, eagle rays, leaf fish, mantas, tuna and even sharks. The most popular dive sites in Male are Kuda Haa, Manta Point, Banana Reef and the Maldives Victory Wreck.