Feature Destination Maldives

Here, the sands are glistening white, the locals are welcoming and the warm waters of the Indian Ocean invite you for a dip. The balmy weather boasts rays of delicious sunshine just waiting for you bask in. Delve into this idyllic spot of paradise and realise what it means to find true relaxation.

The Maldives comprises of 26 natural atolls consisting of dual island chains. Located on top of a vast underwater mountain range, the Maldives has around 1190 islands and sandbanks. The pearl string like islands covers a land area of no less than 298 km2. All the islands are encircled by a lagoon blessed with crystal clear water. These islands are protected by a beautiful and vibrant reef structure, housing spectacular underwater life.

Unrivalled natural beauty

The Maldives has a perfect marine location which allows guests to enjoy almost every kind of water-based adventure possible! Explore a beautiful lagoon in a transparent hulled canoe or test out the underwater scooters, you can even take a parachute ride being pulled by a speedboat! The turquoise waters and natural beauty here are unrivalled, just waiting to be explored.

Sample the local delicacies

The locals here welcome you into their paradise with open arms, a huge part of Maldivian culture is the food. Many resorts organise weekly cooking demonstrations showcasing some classic dishes. There are some truly delicious flavours and herbs grown directly from the island that guests can enjoy.

Incredible ocean life

The Maldives is home to 21 species of whale and dolphin and they are frequently sighted as they cross in the channels. Operating out of Male’ the whale submarine is a chance for explorers of all ages to visit the underwater world without getting wet, while enjoying the exciting experience of diving in a real submarine. The cabin of the submarine is fully air-conditioned and has a normal atmospheric pressure so passengers breathe normal air for a delightfully comfortable exploration.

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Soneva Fushi

Glistening white sands, welcoming locals and the warm waters of the Indian Ocean invite you for a dip. The balmy weather boasts rays of delicious sunshine. Catch some rays on Soneva Fushi's private white sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa, then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 7 restaurants.

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