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Frequently asked Questions

We are located in South Palm Resort Maldives in Addu Atoll. You can come to Addu Atoll by a connecting domestic flight from Male International Airport to GAN International Airport right after your international arrival at Male Airport.

After landing at GAN, you will be taking a 20 minute speed boat from GAN Island to South Palm Resort Maldives.

Travel arrangements and reservation can be made during the booking of your stay and can be handed over to your travel agent


Yes. Join our PADI Discover Scuba Diving to get a glimpse of what it feels to become weightless under water.


Important: You will be given a medical history form before undertaking any underwater activities. If you are found to have any notable medical conditions, a medical certificate from your doctor will be required to make sure no risks are involved.

We have all the dive gear you may need for rent at our dive center. Just come check stuff out a day before you dive.

You can choose to stay at South Palm Resort Maldives or any nearby local guest houses in Meedhoo (connected local island).


Just let us know how you want to proceed and we will help you get things sorted.

In case of a medical accident, local medical authorities will be alerted and certified emergency first response personal onboard will closely monitor and respond to diver vitals until they are transferred to sea ambulance speedboat (if diving at a far away point) and is transferred to medical authorities on land.

The divers emergency contact(s) and DAN will be notified.

The diver will be treated for non life threatening conditions at Hulhumeedhoo Health Centre or will be transferred to Addu Equatorial Hospital if more complex medical procedures need to be undertaken.

In case of suspected DCS, the diver will be airlifted to the nearest recompression chamber at Bandos Island resort which would take 1 hour and 40 minutes.


We have little time limitation when it comes to taking you underwater. Just send us a message on our website, messenger or pop in to our Dive Center at South palm Resort Maldives and we will get you going.

Important: You will need to wait at least 12 hours after flying to scuba dive and should give a period of 24 hours before flying