When thinking of “Heaven on Earth”, The Maldives will usually be the first thing that springs to mind. With 80 tourist islands to choose from, you’ll be spoilt for choice on where to spend your time in real life paradise!
At a Glance:
- Go snorkelling or diving into the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean- with protected atolls dotted all around the islands, the Maldives really is the premier place to go snorkelling. It’s unrivalled choice of marine life will have you in awe of the underwater world.
- Treat yourself with some spa treatments – With the Maldives being all about relaxation, it goes without saying that hitting the spa at your resort would be one of the most therapeutic experiences you will receive. Some of the spas have views of the ocean, whilst some are underwater and surrounded by the ocean. Either way, it will be guaranteed to drift all of your stress away.
- Visit Male – Nothing like the secluded islands hosting the resorts, Male is the capital of the islands, with its neon lights and bustling town. You should visit the fish market to mingle with locals or the National Museum to live some of the history of the Maldives.
- Take a Sunset Cruise on a Dhoni – Perfect for honeymoons, proposals or even families, Dhonis are the main method of transport in the Maldives. If you step on board for a sunset cruise, you will catch your own exclusive romantic moment.