Scuba diving in Fenfushi Giri
Fenfushi Giri is part of Raa Atoll in the northwest part of the Maldives. This dive site is included in local liveaboards’ itineraries. Fenfushi Giri is famous for its numerous overhangs, which are common to this part of Maldives. Underwater explorations opportunities to photograph marine life.
When to go
Almost any month of the year is suitable for diving, except for the June monsoons. The water s warm, with temperatures between 27-30C/80-86F. The season for manta rays and whitetip reef sharks lasts from May to November.
What to see
While diving, divers may encounter butterflyfish, parrotfish, bannerfish, lots of fusiliers, unicornfish, surgeonfish, dolphins, green turtles, hawksbill turtles, manta rays, and whitetip reef sharks.