Snorkelling, diving, and watersports in the North Malé Atoll

Speckled in the North Malé Atoll, Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa is an adults-only retreat, perfect for couples and honeymooners on a romantic retreat. Some of the best dive sites in the Maldives are less than half an hour away by traditional dhoni, while closer to home, powdery white sand and a crystalline blue lagoon make the resort an ideal base to enjoy snorkelling and watersports.


Swim alongside the world’s largest fish, or discover the cultural heritage of the Malé. Whether you wish to go on a half- or full-day excursion, our experienced team awaits to take you to the adventure of your dreams.

Fishing: Set off on a traditional Maldivian fishing adventure, or go in search of marlin, tuna, and other big game.

Snorkelling: Explore the house reef by day, and return after the sun has set to experience the underwater world in a whole new light. Semi-Submarine Immerse in the wonders of the underwater world while staying dry in a semi-submarine.

Nurse sharks, Dolphins & Turtles: Swim alongside nurse sharks, or set off in search of sea turtles and playful dolphins.

Island visits: Experience the traditional way of life on a local island, or discover the capital on Malé.



Explore the exciting marine world of the Maldives and discover underwater islands, manta cleaning stations, and whale shark spotting spots.

Experience Courses: Guests staying at Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa can learn the basics of diving with a PADI Discover Scuba diving experience with no course commitment.

PADI certifications: The resort also offers PADI Scuba Diver and PADI Open Water diving certification courses, with the option to complete the theory part of the programme before arriving in the Maldives. Certified divers can also go further with additional courses including PADI advanced open water diver, PADI rescue diver, and other specialty dive courses.



From kayaking to catamarans, watersports provide an excellent opportunity to enjoy the natural splendours at Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa.

Catamaran: Learn to sail in a light non-motorised catamaran.

Windsurf: Glide through the azure waters on a windsurf board.

Parasail: Enjoy a bird’s eye view of the Maldives as you glide through the air on a parachute.

Water-ski, Wakeboarding & Kneeboard: Hold on tight as you’re pulled along the tranquil lagoon by a speedboat.

Banana Boat & Fun Toys: Hold on tight and try not to fall off the inflatable banana boat, or bounce across the water in a fun tube.

Pedalos & Kayak: Enjoy a non-motorised watersports activity and soak in the tropical idyll of the stunning lagoon on a kayak or pedalo.

For more information on available dives courses, excursions and watersports activities, visit the full website here.