The Best Tourist Activities in the Maldives

The Best Tourist Activities in the Maldives
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The Maldives is one of the ideal destinations for tourism enthusiasts and leisure travellers in luxury spas, offering a range of leisure activities suitable for the whole family.

Top Tourist Activities in the Maldives

With its magnificent beaches, crystal white sands, green mountains and charming atmosphere, tourism in the Maldives attracts visitors from all over the world, providing them with an ideal holiday, especially with its diverse ingredients and activities, ensuring absolute entertainment on your journey. Here is a list of the most prominent tourist activities in the Maldives:

1. Diving

Diving or swimming in the deep sea is one of the most enjoyable activities in the Maldives. Divers use diving sets that ensure air inhalation and freedom of movement deep into the sea, allowing them to enjoy the world of marine creatures and several deep-ocean aquatic organisms.

You'll enjoy the most thrilling time diving deep into the Indian Ocean, learn about different species of fish, dolphins, and other sea creatures, and discover the remains of shipwrecks on the seabed.

The Maldives is one of the world's most important and enjoyable diving destinations in the world. Kurumba Island stands out as one of the most important islands that provide deep-sea diving, providing suitable conditions for diving, with a barrier that reduces the intensity of waves and water currents.

Among the most important islands for an unforgettable diving experience are Male Island, Maafushi Island, Faafu Atoll Island, Baa Atoll Island, Lhaviyani Island. Generally, tourists visiting the Maldives can enjoy diving on each of the islands.

As for accommodation, the Maldives offers visitors a range of luxury resorts and hotels, mostly 5-star, and guarantees visitors all levels of luxury and comfort.

Although all resorts have special areas to practice diving in the Maldives, some specialized resorts are the ideal home for diving enthusiasts, with colourful coral reefs giving a sense of joy and pleasure. The most important of which are:

  • Jumeirah Vittaveli Resort in Male Island
  • One and Only Reethi Rah Hotels in Male Atoll
  • Park Hyatt Maldives in Gaafu Alifu Atoll
  • Constance Moofushi Hotels in Ari Atoll

Diving in Maldives islands

2. Fishing Trip

Fishing is the use of specific tools to capture fish. Fishing trips are famous in the Maldives, and the tools used vary from modern, high-tech tools to old traditional tools.

In islands with more water areas, you can embark on a leisure tour to practice your favourite fishing activity and have a delicious dinner, including tuna, sailfish and other species.

Through an exciting fishing trip, fishers can draw on experienced guides on these islands, providing them with the necessary information, the essential tools from boats and advanced equipment, which provide them with a unique fishing experience.

For fishing grounds in the Maldives, all islands and resorts offer visitors to catch, but some resorts offer a range of exciting fishing trips.

Located on Haa Alifu Atoll, Hideaway Resort is one of the perfect fishing resorts in the Maldives, giving you a unique opportunity to learn fishing from professional fishers on those islands.

Besides, you can go on a fishing trip on Naladhu Private Island, which offers you a unique traditional fishing experience through the Maldivian roller.

Fishing Trip in Maldives

3. Sunset Watching

Sunset is one of the finest natural views where magic, beauty, attractive and pure and exquisite colours appear, with sunsets in the form of lines such as red twilight adorning the sky.

One of the most beautiful natural phenomena to watch and enjoy is sunset, decorating the sky in red in an exquisite natural painting. These moments of charm become even more beautiful when the sky's redness blends with the blueness of the seas and oceans in an incredible scene.

The sunset scene stirs feelings in people's hearts, especially in a place where the greenery of nature, the blueness of the seas, and the redness of the sky combine, providing a sense of relaxation and well-being.

Meditate on the reflection of the sun's red rays on the sea waves that transform the seawater into a mirror to draw beauty in one of the most beautiful resorts with total privacy.

Anantara Kihavah Villas in the Maldives combine the splendour of turquoise seas with shy red skies in a luxurious Indian Ocean stay experience.

Make your moments happier when staying at the 5-star Anantara Veli Maldives Resort, which has a featured location in the South Male Atoll, an ideal place to enjoy watching the red sunset amidst the charming landscapes, all in total privacy.

Sunset Watching in Maldives

4. Surfing

Surfing is one of the most enjoyable water sports, played on a board above-water usually practised on the seas and oceans.

Male Atoll, located in the northern region of the Maldives, is one of the most famous islands for surfing, as consistent waves are the ideal place to practice it. The island has the greatest number of surf tours.

The Maldives' most prominent surfing areas are Cox in Thulusdhoo Island, Lohis in Lohifushi Island, Celebrex, Hon Giz, Male Island Point, Sultans and Ninjas, all stretch along the eastern side of the island.

Enjoy an unforgettable holiday with excellent accommodation options in the best resorts in the Maldives. Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort offers you the opportunity to take exciting adventures in the magnificent ocean and enjoy surfing over the coral reef areas.

Surfing in Maldives

5. Recreation on the Maldives' Luminous Beaches

The Maldives' glowing beaches have become one of the most prominent tourist destinations for tourists from all over the globe. The cause of this phenomenon is the millions of marine microbes known as phytoplankton in the water.

Phytoplankton has a luminous radiance that fills the sands and waters, turning into a vibrant bright blue light in the form of shimmering stars on the beaches after sunset, causing the waves to glow, making it so wonderful to contemplate over imaginary view.

This glowing natural phenomenon is most found on Vaadhoo Island in Raa Atoll on the shore of the Maldives, where you can visit this island and enjoy seeing this extraordinary biological phenomenon and relax in one of the resorts on one of the island's beaches.

Recreation on the Maldives' Luminous Beaches

6. Swimming with Whales

You'll enjoy an exciting sea adventure in the Maldives, swimming with giant blue whales, taking into account your safety and the safety of the aquatic life surrounding you.

To watch the whale at close range and swim with it and other sea demon fish, visit the Sun Island Resort & Spa on Ari Atoll, a unique natural environment where whales and sharks swim around you.

Swimming with Whales in Maldives

7. Seaplane Trip

Start your journey with exciting adventures with an excellent seaplane cruise, which takes you from the International Airport in the Maldives to the resort you want to stay.

Fly through the wonders of the magnificent Maldives with a unique seaplane tour that takes you on a remarkable journey, where you can see aquatic organisms, discover the aesthetics of the Indian Ocean, learn about the splendour of sea creatures, and eventually arrive at the resort where you will spend your tourist holiday.

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Seaplane Trip in Maldives

8. Watching Marine Animals

When we watch a documentary about Sea World on TV, we feel amazed at the beauty of the sea creatures, so what if you visit this fantastic world and see these creatures with your own eyes?

Contact us at Safaraq Tourism to fulfil your dreams of a perfect holiday in the Maldives and enjoy an unforgettable time on an underwater tour, where you can see colourful fish and other aquatic animals in the stunning Indian Ocean amidst the most beautiful coral reefs.

You can also stay at Sunlight Resort on Male Atoll, which offers you a unique way to discover the deep world of the Maldives, and allow you to enjoy a snorkelling trip with the marine biologist and experience swimming with peaceful giant organisms, such as sea demon fish or manta ray fish.

Huvafen Fushi Resort on North Mole Atoll Island takes you on a sea diving tour to get a closer look at tuna, barracuda and other colossal fish deep in the Indian Ocean.

Watching Marine Animals in Maldives

9. Relax with a Spa Treatment

When it comes to maintaining your health, taking care of your skin, and relaxing in front of the amazing seascapes, you need to plan a holiday to the Maldives to stay fit by Safaraq Tourism.

You will feel refreshed and vibrant, freshen up your body with a complete massage in the Maldives resorts since these resorts have won the prestigious International Spa Awards and were selected as the best spa in the Indian Ocean in 2017.

Serenity Spa, the famous Resort on Baros Island, is one of the most prominent spa hotels in the Maldives, offering you a full range of vital services, including spa treatments and massages.

At lime spa on the charming island of Huvafen Fushi, you can get well-prepared massages by spa experts, and you can see fish in the shallow waters, swimming among the vibrant coral reefs.

Taj Exotica Resort Spa, with a luxurious geographical location on Embudhoo Finolhu Island, has unique spa treatments inspired by Indian methods. It combines ancient traditional Indian herbs and customs into rejuvenating spa treatments, offering a variety of treatments that relieve muscles and ensure complete body relaxation.

Relax with a Spa Treatment in Maldives

10. Jet Ski

Jet Ski is an individual motorcycle-like vehicle and a ski bike, powered by an internal combustion engine, used for water movements, usually used for entertainment and racing purposes.

Jet Ski is one of the most popular and spectacular water sports in the Maldives, giving you the fun and excitement of driving, available in most resorts and islands, particularly at Atmosphere Kanifushi Hotels on Kanifushi Island.

With its modern designs, Landaa Giraavaru Resort on Baa Atoll is one of the most prominent resorts interested in offering such vehicles, launching great water experiences and adventures such as water skiing and going on a water tour on a jet ski.

Jet Ski in Maldives

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