Posted on | February 17, 2010 | Comments Off
Experience a great scuba diving adventure at the Maldives
Fish Head Dive Site
The Fish Head dive site is probably the most popular dive site in the Maldives. Apart from the fact that it is shaped like a fish’s head hence its name. The Fish Head dive site is famous for housing amazing sites of different kinds of sharks. So if sharks are your thing then the Fish Head dive site is definitely for you. Other than that The Fish Head site is excellent for other colorful sea creatures and coral formation. Divers all are warned about the current in the Fish Head dive site, although there is a time of year that current is irrelevant and divers can travel full circle around the site. A surface balloon is necessary at the Fish Head.
Here are quick facts about this famous dive site.
Dive Site: Mushi Mas Mingili Thila, Fish Head (Protected Marine Area)
Type of Dive Site: Thila (Pinnacle)
Location: North Ari Atoll.
Best Time to Dive: All year round
GPS Position: 03.56000, 72.55000
Depth Range: 10m – 30m
Coral Growth: Above average
Features: Caves, overhangs
Fish Life: Excellent
Experience Level: Novice if the current is not too strong