Diving Baa Atoll - Dhigalihaa Thila (Horubadhoo Thila)

Dhigalihaa Thila (Horubadhoo Thila)

Dive Site Type Protected Marine Area / Thila (Pinnacle)
Atoll Baa Atoll
Location Close to Kunfunadhoo, Eydhafushi and Maadoo islands
Depth Range 10m - 25m
Visibility 8m-20m
Features Caves, coral, Fish and Sharks
Fish Life Abundant
Coral Growth Excellent

Dive Site Description of Dhigalihaa Thila (Horubadhoo Thila)

Dhigalihaa Thila is located in the Baa Atoll with nearby islands including Kunfunadhoo, Eydhafushi and Maadoo. The height of the thila is about 7 meters from the water surface and its length is around 80 meters. At a range on depth from 30 – 40 meters the ocean floor becomes quite level.

Drift dives from the open water is the diving technique that can be used when there is a strong current at Dhigalihaa Thila. There are many projections of the reef which can act as shelter from these currents thereby aiding divers.

Dhigalihaa Thila has an abundance of fish life and a large variety too. It attracts fish such as schools of jacks, and barracuda and when currents are strong, grey reef sharks as well. This reef is a place that is not visited by divers like other reefs and so much of it is truly unspoilt.

Hotels and Resorts close to Dhigalihaa Thila (Horubadhoo Thila)

Hotels and Resorts that are near the Dhigalihaa Thila dive site include Royal Island Resort & Spa, Dusit Thani Maldives, Anantara Kihavah Villas, Soneva Fushi Resort and Kihaad Maldives. To book these or to see other hotels and resorts, use the search box at the top.

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