Maldives is a string of exotic coral islands that fascinates and overwhelms the tourists. If you are looking at enjoying a peaceful and serene holiday with your loved ones than Maldives is the ideal holiday destination for you. Maldives boasts of several exotic places and amazing activities for any tourist, hence it is vital that you plan an itinerary for your Maldives holidays, so that you don’t miss out on some of the most important places. Here is a list of some of the must visit places in the Maldives.
Laze around on beaches
Crystal clear water, glistening silver sands and golden sun create a panoramic setting on the beaches of Maldives. Maldives has numerous beaches that allow you to spend quality time with friends and family. Don’t forget to visit Nalaguraidhoo, a fascinating beach in the beautiful Maldives. Thousands of tourists flock at this beach to enjoy activities like snorkelling, parasailing, diving and surfing. You will love the coral reefs here!
National Museum of Maldives
This museum takes you back to the glorious past of the Maldives. It is located at Sultan Park, which is a part of Sultan’s palace that was converted into a museum by the Government. This beautiful museum is a host of various weapons, ornaments and manuscripts. It also has several items belonging to the Stone Age. A trip to this museum will definitely take you back in time.
Male is the capital of the Maldives. It hosts several important tourist attractions including the Grand National museum, Grand Friday Mosque, Hukuru Miskiiy and Mulee Aage Palace. Hukuru Miskiiy is the oldest mosque in Maldives whereas grand Friday mosque is the largest mosque in the entire Maldives. A visit to any of these mosques will introduce you to the architectural brilliance of the Islamic architects. Intricate designs and Arabic architecture dominates the styling at these mosques.
Indulge in Whale Watching
Whale watching and dolphin watching are two of the favourite pastimes of tourists in the Maldives. Fishing is a predominant occupation here and you can enjoy it late at night in one of the hired boats or you could simply sit lazing on the boats as you watch dolphins gleefully playing in the water.
Thinadhoo is a haven for nature lovers and couples. If you are on a romantic getaway to the Maldives then Thinadhoo is an ideal destination for you. You could camp on the pristine beaches here or enjoy the lush greenery of this exotic location. You could also enjoy scuba-diving and snorkelling here.
Make the best of your Maldives holiday by visiting all these beautiful places.