Maldives

Description

Among the 1200 small sections of land forming this exotic country, 8 are those with more touristic activity: Suvadiva at south; Tiladummati, Maalhosmadulu and Fadiffolu, at north; and Ari, Kolhumadulu, Haddum and Male, at the center.

Male, the capital of Maldives, is home of the unique modern buildings and the principal monuments of the nation. The strong Muslim tradition reflects in its Great Mosque of Sultan Mohammed Thakurufaanu whose dazzling golden dome shines brightly at sunny days. Do you want to forget for a moment of everything? Walk along the beautiful Gardens of Sultan or dive in the awesome coral atolls. In this destination, any moment could become into an unforgettable adventure.

Male

Male is the only one of Maldive islands with a urban aspect, and nevertheless, most houses do not exceed 5 levels of high. In the Male National Museum, you can appreciate the pieces found by Thor Heyerdahl in his expedition through the zone. Is you want to navigate in a traditional fishing boat, take the service of a Safari-Dhoni that includes a couple of hours swimming with sea turtles, stingrays and whales.

Landmarks

Mosque of Sultan Mohammed Thakurufaanu. Modern building that stands out for its huge golden dome.

Marine Drive. Promenade that leads in the Dhonis port, where you can board the typical fishing boats.

The Gardens of Sultan. A oasis full of roses and orchids where you can let your imagination fly, embraced by nature.

Hotel Collection

Surrounded by the turquoise water nuances of the Indian Ocean, the Maldives appear as one of the most paradisiac zones of the world.

  • Continent: Asia
  • Weather: Tropical monsoon
  • Visa: Necessary for mexicans