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Maldive Victory

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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Activities: Scuba diving
Description: The wreck of a 270-foot freighter that sank in 1981.
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Try visiting this islands, pretty experience if you like water & water sport, wonderful white sand, lots of water creatures, could be scary & thrilling at the same time

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Cornaredo, Italy
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

It was myfirst wreck dive ever so I can't really compare it to anything else but for me it was absolutely awesome! the wreck is not that big, about 80 m in lenght at 25-26 m depth. You get to see a lot of corals, spnges, fish and you can even go inside to take a look at the chambers...downstairs,... More

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

This is really a great place to relax and enjoy the isolated, relax and beautiful scene sitting at the beach with Golden kani. What a wonderful vacation is!!! In addition, it is my first time to experience the snorkeling in this beautiful island seeing so many different color fishes and coral reefs. Thanks to my coach petty tien who is... More

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Derby, England, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Fantastic location but unless you are on honeymoon and like scuba diving not much else to do, be prepared for total relaxation and relative isolation.

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Male
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

So far I´ve been to Maldive Victory twice, first as part of my Advanced Open Water course in August 2012 and then as a Rescue Diver in January 2013. The cargo (which most sources say is 110 meters long) sank in 1981 and you can still find old rulers, stereos, cassettes, photo albums, etc. I´d say that most of the... More

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Male'
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

it was very nice to try out this wrack. luckily the visibility was good at this day. very colorful corals and sea creatures.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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108 reviews 108 reviews
42 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

Dived this a few times. Visibility can be variable and currents can be quite strong so hang on! But its an interesting dive on an old freighter. You can swim into the holds and the wheel house.

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Hilchenbach, Germany
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

The Victory was part of our Advance Open Water Dive course, it was interesting but not as fish intense as some of the other dive site we visited. But it was a challenging dive for us beginners and those with more dives under their belts....

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2012

everthing perfect,you truly couldnt ask for more,would return in a heartbeat

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England
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

Lots of marine life but lots of boat traffic being near the airport.

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