Alila Kothaifaru Maldives

Our remote island retreat lies at the northern edge of the Maldives in the calm Raa Atoll, reached via a panoramic 45-minute seaplane voyage from Male. Discover a picture-perfect paradise of powdery soft white-sand beaches and crystal-clear turquoise waters alongside some of the most remarkable dive experiences in the archipelago.

Resort Website: https://www.alilahotels.com/kothaifaru-maldives

Euro-Divers Alila Kothaifaru Dive & Water Sports Center

Alila Maldives Resort Alila Kothaifaru Maldives is the perfect diver’s heaven for beginners and experienced divers. As a PADI 5 Star dive center we offer an entire range of PADI courses for different levels. The remote location gives us truly healthy corals and the glorious underwater life of the Maldives.

For certified divers, there around 20 majestic dive sites within 10 to 60 minutes by our local Dhoni boat leaving directly from the jetty just in the front of the dive center.

As a beginner, you can gain your first diving experience with the Discover Scuba Diving program in the lagoon and a dive on the house reef. After your first house reef experience, you may explore new places from the boat.

DIVING HIGHLIGHTS

2 tanks diving trip

euro divers alila diving Alila Kothaifaru MaldivesThe dive sites around Alila offer you to see many turtles and possibly an encounter with Manta rays throughout one dive.

Manta cleaning station located just 15 minutes away by boat and from November till March it’s high chance to find them there.

Our dive guides will show you the best reef you can find in Raa Atoll during the two tanks diving trip.

EURO-DIVERS ALILA TOP DIVE SITES

  • Labyrinth

  • Vadhoo Thila

  • Kottefaru Kuda Thila

  • Sola Corner

  • Vandhoo Thila

  • Beriyan Bodu Thila

Padi e-learning

Start now! PADI e-learning is a great way to save valuable holiday time in Alila Maldives

Sign up for your e-learning course at PADI

Become a PADI certified diver in no time by simply participating in all underwater adventures of the Open Water Course or Advanced Open Water Course and without spending time in a classroom during your holiday!

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SNORKELING

Snorlkeling with manta rays in MaldivesOur professional team of snorkeling guides is ready to explore with you the beauty below the surface.

Newbies, as well as experienced snorkelers, are surprised by the huge amounts of colorful fish and sensational reef formations.

SNORKELING HIGHLIGHTS

Private speed boat to Turtle point or Manta snorkeling

We suggest a private boat trip on our speed boat if you prefer to enjoy a pleasant boat journey with your soulmate with more privacy. We can visit turtle point, a manta cleaning station, or other gorgeous coral reefs with a private snorkeling guide during this trip.

Don’t worry if you have never tried snorkeling. Our experienced guide will teach you the basic skills to help you gain confidence in the water.

UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Hanifaru Bay (seasonal from May to November / snorkeling only)

The jewel in the biological crown of Baa Atoll is a tiny bay named Hanifaru, where seasonal gatherings of hundreds of manta rays and periodically even whale sharks, have made this site world famous in recent years, attracting tourists and marine biologists from across the planet to immerse themselves in the equatorial waters amongst a feeding frenzy of these gentle giants.

Surely a once in a lifetime experience when travelling to Raa Atoll during the specific period.

WATERSPORTS:

euro divers alila watersport Alila Kothaifaru MaldivesOur Water Sports Center offers relaxing activities like Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Kayaking, Romantic Catamaran Sailing and Windsurfing.

All activities are suitable for beginners, experts and families alike.

Join us on the sunny side of life and enjoy the exciting water sports activities we have to offer.

RELAXING

  • S.U.P.

  • Kayak

  • Catamaran

  • Windsurfing

  • Glass Bottom Kayak

EVEN MORE RELAXING

  • Motorized Watersports Not Allowed

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HIGHLIGHTS

Catamaran Sailing

Sailing in the blue waters of Maldives will make you fall in love once again, relax and unwind as you enjoy tranquillity and nature with your own personal captain.

EXCURSION HIGHLIGHTS

Dolphin Search Cruise

Join us on an adventure to watch dolphins in their natural environment, playing in the boat’s bow while you enjoy the scenic view from the deck of our traditional Maldivian dhoni.