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One of the best reef to dive in

One of the best reefs in north male atoll. Known for the variety of sea life and fishes. The water is very clean and visibility is good too. Beware sometimes the waves go hard... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed May 19, 2016
mohitraitani
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2016

One of the best reefs in north male atoll. Known for the variety of sea life and fishes. The water is very clean and visibility is good too. Beware sometimes the waves go hard. Good place to watch beautiful fish live and under water plants.

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Surat, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2015

s by speedboat from the airport i cant thank them enough for the snorkelling sessions ; both in the shallow reef (max 4 ft depth) and the deeper reef (15-20 ft) despite being a non-swimmer. Missed out on scuba diving as there were some repair issues in the resort.

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Sibu, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2015

The reef and its inhabitants are absolutely amazing! This is definitely a must for any divers or casual snorkelers when they are in Maldives.

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2015

Amazing absolutely.. Such wide variety of fish and colours and corals.. Please take me back there!! Please!!!

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Pandrup, Denmark
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

We were in the Maldives just to dive. Banana reef was also a nice dive site. ;) We sailed around the Maldives. fantastic experience;)

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Sydney, Australia
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65 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2015

Fantastic dive site, amazing number of fish in one place. The visibility was also luckily at least 20metres.

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New Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2014

This is by far the best snorkeling I have ever experienced. The amount of marine life, the colors, the coral, the temperature of the water was amazing. I saw Moray Eels, Blowfish, Giant Clams and so much more. On the way out I dozens of dolphins escorted us and jumped out of the water...amazing. There is a very strong current... More 

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Male
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2014

Banana Reef is rich in marine life with magnificent corals around which groper, sharks, jack fish, blue-striped snapper and barracuda can be seen. Lucky divers witness a few shy turtles as well.

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2013

This was my last destination in Maldives for this tour as I'm flying to go home so I need some surface time to be able to fly. To make it special I decided to do a night dive. Had all gear in the boat by sunset and off we went to check out Banana reef. The rising tide was still... More 

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NEW YORK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2013

I do my best to make time to dive everytime i go there. It's always fun to swim with the dolphins. Great staff, beautiful surroundings, i had a swell time.

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