Snorkeling in Maldives
Maldives is home to some of the clearest waters on earth. The island nation which is reputed for being a remarkable holiday destination is made entirely of uniquely formed coral islands surrounded by a boundless horizon of cerulean water. Yes, the tropical climate and pristine nature of the coral isles makes the archipelagic nation a famous tourist spot. However, the one of a kind underwater beauty is what makes this vacation destination stand out amongst others and makes snorkeling in Maldives the number one water-based activity for locals and travelers.
Snorkeling in Maldives has been increasing in popularity as anyone can take part in the water sport activity regardless of age and whether they know how to dive or not. The best part about snorkeling is you do not have to be an expert diver or even trained. All you need is a fin, a mask and know how to swim to explore the diverse ecosystem hidden beneath the crystal clear waters of this tropical paradise.
The Maldives water is home to roughly about 70 species of vibrant coral reefs and more than 700 species of fish. While snorkeling the turquoise waters you will come across marine life such as; anemones, turtles, lionfish, sweetlips, wahoo, dogtooth tuna, trevally jacks, napoleon wrasse, manta rays and sting rays, whale sharks, eels, etc.
You can get the chance to go snorkeling in Maldives and discover the underwater treasures by staying at any holiday resort that will take you to some of the best dive sites at the Sunny Side of Life. Plenty of luxurious resorts have dive centres where you can rent snorkeling equipment and instructors who will give you all the information you need to know. A lot of the island resorts has an excellent house reef as well which means you would not have to travel too far to view the beautiful underwater sites.
Snorkeling is an experience that should not be missed. Especially if you are not a diver, snorkeling is a way to witness breathtaking sceneries and creatures that live beneath the Indian Ocean. Contact Budget Resorts Maldives to book a stay at one of the best resorts at an affordable price and enjoy this exhilarating water sport in paradise on earth.