Bodu Gaafaru

Boat trip: 15 min
Reef type: reef wall inside the atoll
Level: beginner to advanced
Depth: 5-30m

Located inside the North Male atoll, this giri is known for its many small overhangs filled with marine life. It is a particularly good dive site for macro. First a slope, then a small wall, this site starts very shallow from 2 meters down to 25 meters. Usually there is a very light current, and the conditions are beginner friendly. Here you can spot shrimps, nudibranches, glassfish, anemone fishes, different kinds of invertebrates, and sometimes beautiful ghost pipe fishes. Don’t forget your camera on this one!