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Island Facts:

Island Size: • Length 0.750 km (0.466 mi) • Width 0.425 km (0.264 mi)
Island Population: 724 (including foreigners)
Distance from International Airport: 89.57 km (55.66 mi)
By Boat from Male': around 07 hours 30 minutes
By Speedboat from Male': Around 1 hour 30 minutes or 2 hours
By Domestic flight: TBA
 

Island Description

The Himandhoo lies in between the North and the South Ari Atoll.

The island is surrounded by beautiful house reef where one can take part in magnificent snorkeling and take a glimpse of vibrant fish and corals.

The exclusivity of area around this unique Maldivian island has been discovered by many international travelers since a long time.

Well known dive spots and white sand beaches around area are so famous that it gained attraction for thousands of travelers every year. The island is gifted with its very own unbeatable house reef for snorkelers, beautiful beaches, infinite lagoon for kite and wind surfers.

People of the Island are well known for their kindness and always-friendly attitude towards life, now creating better opportunities and transforming their lives in to new doors to everlasting peace and to become an exemplary destination for hospitality business.

Himandhoo Thila is a channel dive site in Ari Atoll in the Maldives that is popular for its large species and interesting to topography. It has some overhangs and a beautiful coral reef full of marine life. The current can get very strong.

It is possible to dive at Himandhoo Thila year-round, but the period from January to May offers better sea conditions. The season for manta rays starts in December and lasts until April. The average air temperature is 28-30C/82-86F, while the water is around 26-29C/79-84F.

This dive site serves as home for huge manta rays, gray reef sharks, and barracudas. There are also sweetlips, cartilaginous wimp fish, colorful nudibranchs, sea turtles, and Napoleon wrasses. It is easy to spot parrotfish, trumpetfish, lobsters, and octopi.

Island Health Center / Hospital Detail:           Himandhoo Health Center

Accomodations to Book

Transportation to Choose

Speed Boat

Speed Boat

Speed Boat is a little fast mode of travel to the island. Equipped with L-Jackets. A small bottle of Water & vomiting bag will be provided on board

Speed Boat Operator:

NEO SPEED: Ph 791 0210  

Boat Ferry - low budget

Boat Ferry - low budget

For budget traveler’s cheapest way is by Ferry-Boats or by Cargo-Ferry. Strong to sea wt L-Jackets. It is adventurous & for couples it can be a rom- journey - enjoy watching waves while listening to sea breeze. Boat provides sitting/sleeping area+a toilet. Do pack S/drinks, water bot, few fruits n biscuits to add joy n energy. Rem to bring anti-vomit tab incase

Ferry Boat Operators: 

MTCC Ferry Boat Tkt Counter Male'

Tel:300 1463, Boat Mobile: 799 8821

 

MAS ROADHI: Ph 791 1395