There are 100+ beautiful places to visit in Maldives for honeymoon and family tour in 2019. The Maldives is a tropical nation of 298 km² situated in the Indian Ocean comprised of 26 ring-shaped atolls. Surprisingly this island is made up of more than 1,000 coral islands. It’s widely recognized for its beaches, blue lagoons and extensive reefs.
Among the beautiful traveling destinations in the world, Maldives prevails unsurpassed luxurious aura that can attract anybody who is fond of traveling and enjoying the beauty of nature. It is an absolute choice to visit Maldives to have the best beach holiday ever! It is widely known the fact that, Maldives, despite being a popular honeymoon excursion, today, it receives many thumps on its ground even by family vacationers who come to rejuvenate amid the scenic island of Maldives. Through this article, here are some of the most attractive places to visit when in the Maldives that are suitable for every genre of tourists visiting.
01. Male Island
The capital Male itself is highly adorned with the brilliantly lit buildings, restaurants, bars, and tourist attractions which will occupy you all day. The international airport is located here, right from the time one reach; he/she can explore its surroundings. You can take a deep look at the protected ocean pool, Artificial Beach and indulge in underwater scooter riding and snorkeling. You can also go to sightseeing places like the Tsunami Monument, Republic Square, Symphony Restaurant, Grand Friday Mosque, Male Fish Market, Sultan Mosque, Hulhumalé Museum and The Esjehi Art Gallery.
02. National Museum
The National Museum is located in Male which preserves a large collection of historic artifacts that tells the history of Maldivian Islands. This is basically a three-storied museum which is a part of the 17th century Maldivian Royal Palace compound and also has a Sultan Park (Public Park). Inside the museum, you easily find a collection of well-furnished galleries and artifacts of weaponry, household wares, religious paraphernalia, Arabic and Thaana-engraved pieces of wood and more.
03. Dive Club Male Island
The island of Male has a club for adventure or recreational activities that can be enjoyed by all sorts of vacationers from several parts of the World. You can try the Dive Club in Male Island in your holiday in Maldives. It offers you the activities like underwater scooter trip, scuba diving, fishing and island hopping. Feeling unsafe to try out something new? Well, do not worry as there are skilled professional guides available as well.
04. Nalaguraidhoo Beach
One of the most recent beaches in Maldives, Nalaguraidhoo Beach consists of clear azure waters, shimmering white sand and immaculate surroundings. A visit to Nalaguraidhoo Beach must be a part of your expedition, as the beauty of its attraction is bound to leave you speechless and create spontaneous memories that you can cherish for all the time.
05. Maldives Atolls
There are a lot of atolls in Maldives. Here’s are the short description of the Maldives atolls.
- Addu Atoll– It is the southernmost atoll of Maldives.
- Thoddu Atoll– It is a single round atoll in deep waters at western gateway of Kardiva Channel. It has no lagoon but is gifted with enormous natural beauty and vegetation.
- Mulaku Atoll– This is an almost enclosed lagoon with stunningly straight reefs surrounding it, it is separated by three channels from the rest of the Maldives.
- Thiladhunmathi Atoll– The northernmost administrative division of Maldives which has significant importance. Basically it is the home to an ancient shrine.
- Maalhosmadulu Uthuruburi Atoll– A 71km long and 26km wide Atoll of Maldives which is gifted with a great number of reefs in the west and corals in the center.
- Ari Atoll– It is 30 minutes away from Malé by a seaplane and is one of the many beautiful places to visit in Maldives for its resorts and corals.
You can also visit some other atolls in Maldives like the Ihavandhippolhu atoll, Maamakunudhoo atoll, Etthingili Alifushi atoll, Fasdhuethere atoll, Maalhosmadulu Dhekunuburi atoll, Goidhoo atoll, Faadhippolhu atoll, Kaashidhu Atoll, Gahaafaru (Gaafaru) atoll, Malé ‘Atholhu Uthuruburi atoll, Malé Atholhu Dhekunuburi atoll, Rasdhu atoll, Nilandhe Atholhu Uthuruburi atoll, Nilandhe Atholhu Dhekunuburi atoll, Kolhumadulu atoll, Huvadhoo atoll and the Fuvahmulah Atoll. It is hopefully expected that, a visitor can be highly impressed with these atolls after completing the visit.
06. Whale Submarine
Whale Submarine is not for viewing whales but observing life on a reef and it is a popular view in the island. Actually this is one of the best things to do or experience with your kids while in Male, the capital island. This submarine will take you on an underwater tour, where you can see the colorful corals and beautiful marine species. You get to see a few species which are the reef fish, blue or yellow striped snappers, yellow box fish, lionfish and turtles as well. This tour of about 45 minutes can provide knowledge to the kids and even elders who love marine species.
07. Artificial Beach
Though Maldives receives a huge number of tourists every year being very popular island indeed there is no natural beach in Maldives. So A man made beach was constructed here and it is known as the Artificial Beach of Maldives. If remaining in a luxurious resort is not the only means of entertainment for you, then you must get enormous fun and entertainment through visiting this place.
08. Seagull Café
The impressive decor, charming garden and the trees around the terrace makes Seagull Cafe House one of the best places for eating and spending a relaxing time in Male. Its menu comprises of a wide range of delicacies from sandwiches to curries, burgers to wraps, grills to pasta and of course fish. You have to visit this magnificent café while here that is located in the midst of the city center. The Seagull Cafe House basically prevails open from 8 am to 11 pm.
09. Tsunami Monument
Tsunami Monument is a beautiful structure located on the coast line of Male, on the Boduthakurufaanu Magu memorializing those who lost their lives in a devastating natural fury took place in 2004 –. This iconic monuments architectural design is furnished with spheres encircled with ring like structure.
10. Maldivian Wildlife
You can enjoy a wide range of wildlife in Maldives to which these islands are not new to the marine life that take refuge in the colorful coral reefs and its many atolls. You can find beautiful oceanic species like dolphins, blue-stripe snapper, oriental sweet lips, Moorish idols, angelfish, unicorn fish, as well as some bigger fishes like sharks, manta rays and stingrays. However, these islands are also the main home to different species of birds. The most common birds in Maldives are Herons, seagulls, cranes, speaking of which, fruit-bats are also hugely seen flocking around here and there.
11. Mirihi Island
One of the most popular tourist beaches in Maldives is Mirihi Island which is perfect for honeymooners and solace seekers. The entire island is covered with palm trees and lined with snow-white sands and the water bungalows here are an added attraction.
There are also a lot of other places to pay a glimpse of visit in Maldives. Here they are,
- Kudahuvadhoo Island
- Fua Mulaku atolls
- Alimantha Island
- Manta point
- Banana reef
- HP reef
- National Art Gallery
- Villingili resort
- Thilafushi Island
- Rasrani Bageecha
- Gauken’di beach
- Faydhoo Island
So this is all about the most visited place of Maldives. Stay cool and enjoy the beauty of nature through visiting.