Maldives, also considered as a tropical heaven of immaculate beaches is located in the Arabian Sea of the Indian Ocean. It lies southwest of Sri Lanka and India around 1000 kilometer from Asian continent. Maldives is the Asia’s smallest country both by population and land area. The capital of Maldives is Malé. It is an archipelago of 1192 islands out of which only few are inhabited.
Here are few major attractions of Maldives which will blow your mind-
Malé- It is one of the world’s smallest national capitals. It’s most famous tourist attraction is the 17th century mosque and the gold tipped Islamic Centre.
Feydhoo– It gives a perfect view of the Maldivian lifestyle. During the World War II the people of the nearby island (Gan Island) were shifted to Feydhoo.
Emboodhu Finolhu Island-One of the best attractions about this island is perhaps the arrangement of the water villas in shape of a flower bud. A little rubbernecking can help see this beautiful sight from a seaplane as you land. Emboodhu Finolhu Island featuring around 55 water villas, also houses the luxurious Taj Exotica Resort. Here, you will get pampered with 5-star accommodation and amenities, and you can also delve into a revitalizing spa retreat. However, since it being close to the Maldives International Airport, this island is conveniently accessed via speedboat (for those who prefer).
Kanuhura Island– Expect to get pampered in Kanuhura Island, apart from its unparalleled beauty that baffles the visitors, it has a resort of the same name and it comes equipped with luxurious 5-star hotel decor and luxe amenities. Here, you can rejuvenate in the spa the resort provides as well as a private outdoor shower and a personal villa host. If you want to spend family time in fun activities, this island has various such things to do, like diving and snorkeling. You may as well as indulge you kids in a Kids Club where entertaining activities like beach volleyball, tennis, indoor games etc are made available.