Located in the Indian Ocean, the Maldives is both an exotic destination and one of the world’s popular vacation hot-spots. Comprising over 1000 small coral islands, the beautiful reefs and marine life make it an excellent holiday and honeymoon location. Its crystal clear waters and sandy beaches, incomparable underwater marine life and exceptional water sports on offer ensures a vacation complete with both adventure and fun.
The choices of water sports in the Maldives are numerous. These include scuba diving and even night diving which provides for a spectacular view of marine life in twilight. Other recreational activities such as windsurfing, water skiing and jet skiing, catamaran rides, speed boating and parasailing are all popular choices.
For the not so adventurous yet still seeking the beauties of the underwater world, Whale Submarine Diving in the Maldives is the ideal opportunity. Pioneered and built by Germans, these submarines have the capacity for 50 passengers and the ability to delve over 150 meters under the sea and are considered the largest available submarine for tourists. It’s safe and comfortable ride ensures a magical descent into the underwater world. Though the entire journey lasts only 45 minutes, the encounters with the marine life is assured to be memorable.
Whale Submarine Diving is also available at night. This provides the perfect avenue to witness the underwater marine life at night. The submarine is manned by a proficient crew whose safety record is impeccable to say the least. Whale Submarine Diving has opened new vistas for those who are keen to experience this unique offering.
Although whales are relatively harder to spot than dolphins, the mannerisms of these graceful creatures are quite breathtaking to observe. The lucky few might even get the chance to see a whale accompanied by its calf while cruising along the vast Indian Ocean. Whales are known to travel hundreds of miles in search of plentiful waters where they can feed sufficiently.