Dive Calendar For Scuba And Snorkeling Around Meeru Island, Maldives

Along with sun, sand and romance, Maldives oceans boasts the greatest diversity of marine life in the world and presents top diving opportunities. Meeru Island situated in the North Malé Atoll, just a 55 minutes scenic speedboat transfer from the Velana International Airport offers a fantastic choice of dive excursions with its dive operator, Euro-Divers to allows guests great opportunity to witness this marine life up close and personal.

Meeru Island is blessed with a shallow beautiful outer reef within a short boat distance of maximum 25 minutes, where guests can expect turtles, napoleons, morays, sharks, rays, crustaceans and other sea life.

Meeru guests also have the ease of access to some of the top requested dive sites in North Malé. The atoll is also known for its abundant corral coverage teaming with colourful marine life. Some of the most visited dives sites are;
The Aquarium – A collection of corral rocks surrounded by reef fish and some caves.
The Colosseum – A C shaped formation with slopes to spot tunas, turtles and pelagic feeders
The Far Reef, Miyaru Faru, HP Reef and Thilas, or underwater islands which sports diverse sea life such as Nassimo Thila ( a declared protected marine area), Okobe Thila, Helengeli Bodu Thila and many guided fun dives.

Beginners divers particularly enjoy diving and visiting Meeru’s corral nursery situated in the island lagoon. See the underwater live-cam of the coral nursery.

Guests can speak to Meeru’s Euro-Divers to find interesting and exciting dive sites for beginners to professionals diving and activities such as night diving. Euro-Divers Maldives was founded by Swiss nationals in 1972 and with many years of experience in the industry, provides safe, exciting and professional scuba diving, snorkelling and water sports activities. As a PADI 5 Star Dive Centre, Euro-Divers offer the full range of PADI courses for all levels.

What is the best time to visit Meeru for diving?

Year around.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Manta Rays Yes High High Yes Yes Yes High High High High High Yes
Sting Rays High High High High High High High High High High High High
Reef Sharks High High High High High High High High High High High High
Nurse Sharks Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Eagle Rays Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Napoleon Wrasses High High High High High High High High High High High High
Hawksbill Turtles High High High High High High High High High High High High
Green Turtles High High High High High High High High High High High High
Night diving Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Shipwreck diving Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ideal for new divers Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Discover the amazing underwater world around Meeru with a dose of Snorkelling

For snorkelers, Meeru offers a choice of guided reef snorkelling excursions including night snorkelling and snorkelling safaris.

Meeru Island’s Marine Biology Centre

Committed to protecting Maldives’s diverse eco-biology, Meeru and Euro-Divers Meeru collaborates with the Manta Trust to expand the research on the magnificent manta ray population of North Malé Atoll. Read more on how guests can help.

2021 Travel Inspirations: A safe and fun filled Maldives resort stay in Meeru Island

If Santa can be merry, so can you

2021 is a year that will give new hope of freedom. If travel is in your bucket list, there is no better destination than the Maldives.

Is Maldives Safe To Travel?

Yes. Maldives is a WTTC Global Safe Travels Destination and received the ‘Safe Travel Stamp’ for implementing health and safety measures, in line with the World Travel & Tourism Councils’ Global Safe Travels protocols.

What COVID-19 Safety Measures Are There At The Resort?

Travel with confidence!
Visit our Travel Updates page to learn more about how Meeru facilitates Free PCR Tests at the resort, the Hygiene Guidelines for a Safe Holiday Experience In Paradise initiative by Meeru to ensure the safety of guests and employees during the new normal and the latest destination travel info.

Why Is Meeru the Best Resort For Me?

🏝️ Meeru Island is conveniently located a 50-minute speed boat transfer from the Velana International Airport in North Malé Atoll.
This makes the island perfect for late international arrivals, a quick transfer to your tropical paradise after a long international flight and great for young families travelling with small children.

🏝️ Meeru is a large island with expansive beaches. This offers the freedom of space on uncrowded beaches.

🏝️The island boasts an array of accommodation from Garden rooms, beach villas, villas by the water and over-water at different price points. Guest can also select their preferred meal packages from Half Board to the sought after All-Inclusive-Plus package, which offers great value and a range of complementary and discounted activities.

🏝️ Flexible cancellation up to 3 days to arrival for new normal travellers.
The Island has separated Adults-Only facilities and villas inclusive of Restaurant, Bars, Infinity Pool, over-water spa and a choice of beach and over-water villas.

🏝️ Meeru is a kid-friendly resort with separate family rooms and villas and family-friendly restaurant, bars, pool and wading pool, café, playground and a Kids and Teen club.

🏝️ Multiple dining options with 2 buffet restaurants, 2 a-la-carte restaurants, 6 bars and a café.
Guests also love private dinners on the beach.

🏝️ The island is a sought after destination for beach weddings and romance.

🏝️ Two spas by award-winning Duniye Spa. One over-water and the other amidst tropical gardens.

🏝️ Golf and putting range, tennis, football, bicycle rental and a choice of land sports for all ages.

🏝️ Water sports centre with motorized and non-motorized water sports.

🤿Try Scuba Diving with Euro-Divers and Earn your PADI Certification while in Meeru. The resorts Dive centre operated by the renowned Euro-Divers offers a choice of dive excursions from turtle spotting to shipwreck diving.

🏝️ From yachting, excursions, and evening entertainment to yoga lessons, sandbank escapes and photography sessions, Meeru offers something for every mood, purpose of travel and lifestyle.

Book Direct. See all offers and travel flexibility Meeru offers »
Or request for Meeru from your travel agent and tour operators.

Ho Ho Ho & Seasonal Greetings From Your Meeru Family!

Warm greetings from the sunny side of Maldives!

We are welcoming our guests this Festive Season with great news and we are very excited to share you the latest updates.

For our guests who are 18 years and above, Maalan buffet restaurant will re-open its door to provide you with a wide array of food specially prepared by our Executive Chef and his team. Our splendid sunset-facing Uthuru bar, as well as the north games and entertainment rooms will also be available to spend relaxing hours after an exciting day on the beach. Enjoy and alleviate your soul and let our sophisticated services accomplish everything else for you.

We have taken intense time over these recent months and have given some fresh touches to many of our nearly 300 rooms, both with interior finishing as well as garden and outdoor arrangements. Just in time for our festive season, our 600 side Jacuzzi Beach Villas and 700 Jacuzzi Water Villas will be gradually released for your contentment and coziness.

Traveling with kids or teenagers? Yes, we have done some touch-ups here as well and the attendants are ready and awaiting the Festive Season for exciting fun, games and activities for our young in-house guests.

Christmas vibes are already in Meeru since 06th of December. We have opened our Festive Christmas market, with three stalls featuring different Christmas items for you to enjoy. Delicious food and drinks, gift items and entertainment is available for everyone from 3:00pm until 6:00pm. Mark your calendar and note down the dates that the Festive Christmas market is welcoming you. Dates can be viewed from our website, your IPTV in your room and even readily available via our mobile app. Let the Christmas spirit embrace you as you share the joy, love and happiness to your loved ones during your Meeru Festive holiday.

For our music lovers, our in-house Maldivian band will be serenading you with a variety of live jazz music in different occasions. They will captivate you with their great music; check out their schedules from the Festive Season Program.

During this Festive Season, various activities and events are prepared for you and booking is conveniently planned, just right at your fingertip. Sunset Lagoon, Special dinners at Asian Wok and Cooking classes can be reserved via our mobile app. Your Meeru team is always at your service if you require any assistance.

Let us share our heartfelt thoughts and divinest wishes for a wonderful Meeru Christmas.

We are grateful to all of our loyal guests, our repeaters and future holidaymakers for your confidence that your Meeru family is always here for you.

There is no greater cherish for this magic time of the year than being together with family, friends and loved ones. Enjoy the Festive Season in Meeru and let us be part of your memorable holiday in the Maldives.


Bert Goebel
General Manager

Living in the ‘new normal’ – A Safe Holiday Experience In Meeru
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Your questions answered before you travel  |  Facilitating PCR Testing at Resort  |  Travel Flexibility & Cancellation Policy Update | See what our guests say about New Normal Holidaying at Meeru | 2020 Festive Season Program


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