Five-star properties surrounded by crystal clear blue water represent the postcard holiday destination – Maldives. Known for its romantic vibe, Male is indeed a getaway for couples. But lately, travel bugs have been going to the island too as there are different things to do in Maldives.
Snorkeling, surfing and swimming are some of the notable activities and things to do in Maldives. Moreover, there is so much thing to do than chilling in a hammock while having a glass of cocktail. Which is a Maldives recommendation too, in case tourists want to relax for a day.
But do not miss the chance to discover the paradise. Continue reading this Maldives travel guide and have an adventure from sunrise to sunset.
Go for an early swim and catch the sunrise at Banana Reef. Wait for the sunlight to illuminate the pristine blue waters, revealing the rich marine life. Take note, Banana Reef offers a view of incredible caves, cliffs and corals.
Deep-sea diving at Banana Reef is a popular underwater activity in Male. In fact, the current and visibility in this popular dive site are friendly to all divers – first time and professionals.
Another option for sunrise lovers is Veligandu Beach. In here, people can enjoy breakfast with a view as there are little restaurants along the beach.
After having a healthy Maldivian breakfast, tourists can go for a stroll on the white sand beach. Then spot the vibrant corals and schools of fish. Other things to do in Maldives, especially at Veligandu Beach are windsurfing, kayaking, and wakeboarding.
Up for some ocean watersports? Flyboarding is an exciting and impressive activity to try in Male.
The completely fun watersport craze enables every tourist to soar above the ocean with the support of a jet ski. Of course, experienced instructors are present as well to guide guests.
Things to do in Maldives? Dive, fly, and flip! Experience flyboarding and get the adrenaline pumping.
Thrill-seekers can fly over the atolls of Maldives. Obviously, even the first-time jumpers can have a bird’s-eye view of the Maldives because of the tandem skydive.
Together with a professional jumper, a tourist can experience the rush of free falling through the majestic Maldives skies.
Interact with the locals and try fresh produce on the island. Going to a local market is often not included in the things to do in Maldives. However, a Maldives trip is not complete without a trip to the market. Well, how can a visitor say no to fresh fruits, yams, nuts and breadfruit chips?
Check the Northern waterfront, meet the locals and taste the island’s produce. It is the best place to experience local life and a budget-friendly place to shop in Male.
Time to add wellness on the things to do in Maldives.
Treat mind and soul as well when traveling with a reinvigorating fitness session. Do hot flow by the beach and meditate while hearing the sound of calming waves.
Hotels at Maldives usually offer yoga practice sessions – by group or private classes.
Travel bugs who are on a budget can likewise attend such classes too at Himmafushi Island. There’s a surf yoga retreat ideal for the adrenaline junkie and self-loving yogi.
Witness the Maldives beach turns luminescent blue at night. No, it’s not a mystery, but it’s a phenomenon caused by sea sparkle, also known as Noctiluca Scintillans.
Travel to Vaadhoo Island to experience the magical glow-in-the-dark effect in warm coastal waters. Obviously, the Maldives trip wouldn’t be complete without seeing the sea of stars.
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