Kuda Faru

Kuda Faru at Helengeli Island

Boat trip: 20 min
Reef type: reef wall inside the atoll
Level: beginner to advanced
Depth: 1-30m

Kuda Faru is located inside the North Male atoll. It is a big round-shaped reef, that starts shallow at only 5 meters and drops to 25 meters. The surroundings are sandy and inhabited by resting white tip reef sharks and stingrays. Part of the reef is a gentle slope in which divers can encounter turtles, nudibranches, shrimps and huge tunas swimming in the blue. The other part is a small wall, full of fish life including schools of fusiliers, snappers and colorful sweetlips. Generally, the current here varies from light to medium, making this dive site the perfect choice for all level divers.