Level: Advanced Open Water
Distance from Fushifaru: 35 minutes
Just a 30 to 45 minutes boat ride west of Fushifaru island is lies one of the famous dive sites in the Lhaviyani atoll known as the Shipyard. Located at the east side of Felivaru Kandu, In the channel that separates the islands of Felivaru and Gaaerifaru lies two ship wrecks from the Felivaru factory. One of the wrecks, Skipjack II, has the bow section sitting on the top of the reef, while the second wreck lies 40 metres away on its port side in 28 metres of water. Soft and hard corals have grown in both wrecks, at 18 metres you will find a cave with a scorpion fish. You will also find plenty of morays, school of yellow sweeper, different kinds of reef fish including boxfish, pufferfish, porcupinefish, napoleon and many more interesting marine life. This is a dive site not to be missed.