Dive in Mulaku Atoll

    Mulaku Kandu Mulaku Atoll, Maldives

    40 minutes south of Vattaru, the first kandu of Mulaku atoll and that's where the name comes from.The channel is narrow and lies at 25m, but is possible to cross it if current is not too strong. However the best dives are with strong currents, both ingoing or outgoing. The bottom of the entrance is…

    Vanhuravalhi Kandu Mulaku Atoll, Maldives

    In the north of Mulaku, this is the deepest channel.Is a nice drift with a huge overhang where seafans and soft corals. The overhang is profund, so is better to bring a torch to find small stuff. Sharks can be seen, eagle rays and trevally.

    Veyvah Beyru Mulaku Atoll, Maldives

    The south - east of Mulaku is the Muli region. The island of Boli Mulah is in the middle of the big channel, and now is divided in two kandus. The northern one is Mulah Kandu, and Veyvah Beyru is the north corner. When the current flows to the south, is better to start north next to the light near…

    Muli Kandu (Hakura Express) Mulaku Atoll, Maldives

    This kandu is between Boli Mulah and Muli island, but the dive is basically the south side of it, where the currents formed are very strong. This is why is also called Hakura Express, as the ride can be really fast. The drift is long, passing through the small island of Boahuraa. It has a top at 15m…

    Hakura Thila Mulaku Atoll, Maldives

    Al the water from the Mulee Kandu goes to this thila, that is a protected marine area. No wonder because the amount of fish and variety is amazing.The thila is 80m long with the top at 3m and gently sloping down in the west part. The northeast side is full with overhangs, cavities and caves. It goes…

    Ashaa Mulaku Atoll, Maldives

    Ashaa is a small giri, protected of the current, inside the atoll. The top at 1m is perfectly visible from the surface and it slopes down to 30m.The place is covered with nice table and staghorn corals, on the western part there are many anemones, many of them bulb tentacle ones with lots of…

    Nenge Kandu Mulaku Atoll, Maldives

    In Mulaku Atoll, the second channel south of Thuvaru island is this kandu,with excellent coral growt and a great completely vertical wall that starts at 5m and ends at 30, and more than 200m long, making it a easy and great drift.The colours of the wall are just amazing, the soft corals cover the…

    Thuvarudhekunu Kandu Mulaku Atoll, Maldives

    This kandu is next to Nenge Kandu, but unlike its brother, is not as populated coral-wise.The kandu itself is not that interesting, but it has a thila crossing the channel from north to south. The thila has very good hard coral boulders and shelters lots of small fishes.

    Rayvilla Wreck Mulaku Atoll, Maldives

    The Rayvilla is the personal wreck of Mulaku Atoll. It is on the south side of the small reef on the western side of Mulaku.It was a 30m long wooden ship that hit the reef in 1979 while going to Male. The wreck starts at 20m, and the deepest part is at 33m. Is easy to penetrate, where schools of…