Hanifaru Bay is a renowned snorkelling destination and an important feeding and breeding location for manta rays and whale sharks that is a must-see if you’re in the Maldives.
A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to swim with manta rays and/or whale sharks.
Learn about the Baa Atoll Unesco World Biosphere Reserve and the animals it inhabits from Marine Biologists.
LOCATION: Baa Atoll, Maldives
YEAR-ROUND for whale sharks!
May to August (possibly to November) for manta rays.
Boat ride from your resort!
Confirm with your resort ahead of time that they have access to this area (not all resorts do).
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