Manta & Turtle Excursion
As an aspirational holiday destination, we know you want to make the best of your amazing escape. Maladiwa Beach and Spa offer a myriad of things to do in the Maldives, including an exploration of the North Male Atoll’s magnificent underwater playground.
Join our Manta & Turtle Excursion for a unique experience of the fantastic underwater world of the famed Maldives. This archipelago island nation features thriving marine life and coral reefs, and although not guaranteed, you can take the chance to see and swim with precious sea turtles and manta rays.
Rays are flat-shaped fish that eat plankton, mollusks, and crustaceans. Manta rays can reach lengths of up to 8 meters. Like sharks, mantas must keep moving to prevent water from flowing over their gills.
Other types of rays in the North Male’ Atoll include; Black Spotted Eagle Rays, Torpedo Rays, Feather Tails, and Guitar Rays. The best season to spot mantas is from June through to October at Manta Point. This fantastic adventure is for swimmers only. Snorkeling equipment and a picnic lunch is included with water and soft drinks.
Other types of rays in the North Male’ Atoll include; Black Spotted Eagle Rays, Torpedo Rays,
Manta and Turtle Excursion is scheduled from Saturday to Thursday from 09:00 – 14:00hrs.
Price: US$25per person.
Minimum age is 12. A parent must accompany all children under the age of 16.