Five Reasons to Escape to The Maldives

5. Snorkel or Scuba Dive the Enchanting Banana Reef

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The Banana Reef is a protected marine area that offers breath taking views of the surrounding ocean life. It received its name due to the shape that it forms, the Banana Reef was one of the first dive sites in the country to become internationally known for its overwhelming beauty.

There are over 2,000 different species of fish that share the coral reef with other sea creatures such as sea turtles, starfish, dolphins, rays, eels and sharks. There is plenty to keep your attention while exploring this underwater haven, nearby the reef you will also find numerous caves, overhangs, and cliff lines so don’t forget to bring your underwater camera!

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