Sun Island Resort & Spa

Diving

Explore Ari Atoll

South Ari Atoll is the most popular region for diving in the Maldives and is one of the few places in the world where you can swim with whale sharks. The Sun Island Resort & Spa dive center, DiveOceanus, is one of the largest in the region, and its priceless location means that divers have a high chance of encountering mantas, stingrays, sharks, and a variety of other marine life. We offer a range of day and night dive excursions, snorkelling trips, and diving courses that range from Discover Scuba Diving right through to PADI Dive Master.

Dive site excursions

Our dive site excursions are suitable for everyone from beginners to experienced divers. Sun Island Resort & Spa is the closest resort to the most popular whale shark point in the Maldives. Plus, we’re in easy reach of a number of other dive sites where you can encounter everything from colourful corals to white tip sharks.

Diving courses

Our DiveOceanus dive center offers a range of diving courses. The dive school is run by multilingual, highly qualified staff who will prepare you for your underwater adventure and offer hands on coaching that is tailored to your level of experience. They even offer kids diving courses for younger guests.