What about dangerous sharks in the Maldives? Many scuba divers and holiday makers alike want to know are there dangerous sharks in Maldives and the truthful answer is that no, there are not, and Maldives diving with sharks is quite the safe activity. Probably the most dangerous sharks in Maldives are the hammerhead sharks, although these are not particularly common and there have been no reports of hammerhead shark attacks in the Maldives. In the Maldives, fortunate divers will come across several types of hammerhead sharks, mainly the scalloped hammerhead. These are not commonly sighted, but one dive site, Rasdhoo Kandu is the most common spot for finding them.