Best Scuba Diving Locations in the World You Must Visit Part 1
Adventure has many names. While for some adventure means getting into the wildest of the scourge of nature while some believe sports to be the biggest form of adventure. Scuba diving falls in the second category. If you are one of the Scuba fanatics, you would probably have tried few hands at some exotic places. But the adventure is not limited to those places only. There are numerous other locations in the World that you can fill yourself into. That is exactly why we have brought the list of the best Scuba diving Locations in the World exclusively for you. With epic underwater landscapes and animal encounters, these locations have been placed in both adventure and little sensitive lists also. So, here we go, let’s dive in.
Inhambane Province, Mozambique
One of the biggest entries in our Best Scuba Diving locations in the World, Inhambane has to be definite fix. Inhame Province is located in Mozambique and packed with shallow reefs, shipwrecks, caverns and other exotic underwater amazements. This site is suitable for everyone – beginners and advanced divers alike. This site is home to some of the most beautiful marine species found in the world like the Butterflyfish, Kingfish, Stingrays, triggerfish, manta rays, turtles and even the most endangered ones including the Humpback Whales. For expert divers, the Parque Nacional do Arquipélago do Bazaruto should be the ideal location with 19 dive sites, the most famous of which is Two Mile Reef. The location is also blessed with round the year diving with water temperature remaining in the bracket or 21C to 30C throughout.
Talk about water and every list you make will have a common name – Maldives. Such is the beauty of the place. With exotic beaches, vibrant nightlife and exhilarating dive sites, Maldives is a must have a name in our best Scuba diving Locations in the World list. It is every diver’s dream destination. The abundance of the marine life has an affinity to attract people from across the globe. This location has a characteristic strong current, some dives are drifts from liveaboards where the divers allow their bodies to move along it. If you are the one with a liking towards Sharks, the Warren Thila diving site should be your automatic selection. For most other Fish Head is a great diving site. Though you can visit the place all around the year, the best time would be February, March, and April. In this time, you will have a high chance of meeting mantas and whale sharks.
The Cenotes, Mexico
One of the natural selection for Best Scuba Diving Locations in the World was The Cenotes in Mexico. This is the Peninsula under the Mexican territory which is a must-dive place for the cave and cavern divers. These sites are not the only site for active scuba divers but also for those interested in the ancient history of the place. For the Mayans, this place was considered as a portal to the Underworld, Xibalba. These were sacred walls for them. To dive in this place, we would recommend you undergo a course in diving for beginners and course in buoyancy for experts.
The other exotic diving sites in the world have been covered in Best Scuba Diving Locations in the World You Must Visit – Part 2