Are you the type of person who loves to experience something new? Are you someone who would die for that adrenaline rush and thrill to run through your veins? If you are anyone of those mentioned above and you are currently planning to spend your holiday in a tropical paradise that is simply extraordinary, the Maldives is the perfect place to visit. Why? It’s because the activities in the Maldives are endless, not to mention the gorgeous scenery the place has to offer!
The Maldives isn’t just about pristine and white sandy beaches and clear blue waters; it is also a place that offers great opportunities for relaxing and having fun under the sun. The Maldives is a group of approximately 1,200 islands located along the Indian Ocean in the southwest of India but during the peak season of November to March, this group of islands turns into a tropical paradise that offers all visitors and tourists what they are looking for. To give you a glimpse of how you would enjoy your Maldives holiday, here is a list of some of the top things to do right after you set your foot in the beautiful islands of the Maldives:
1. Snorkeling and Scuba Diving
Because the Maldives is surrounded with tropical waters, it is not a surprise that it is beaming and vibrating with abundant coral reefs and exotic marine life. Different islands in the Maldives have diving sites that can easily be explored either through different diving safari trips or just from the resorts. Many resorts in the islands operate diving schools that offer PADI courses. They also have facilities that could be rented for snorkeling and scuba diving. Some of the best diving sites in the Maldives include Shark Thila, Victory Wreck, Broken Rock or Kuda Rah Thila, Banana Reef and Guraidhoo Corner.
Parasailing is indeed the best way to explore the vistas of coral, the scenic splendor of the Maldives as well as the waters beyond them. However, this activity may only be enjoyed in larger resorts.
One of the activities that most Maldives trotters look forward to the most is windsurfing. This is because the Maldives is surrounded with lagoons just ideal windsurfing. There are also water sports centers or schools in the island offering equipment, instructions and even windsurfing lessons. Sails and boards for hire perfectly cater to different skill levels.
Night fishing is one of the most popular and unique Maldivian sports. It is also one of the favorites of the tourists. The water condition in the Maldives creates an ideal opportunity for relaxing and having fun under the night skies and stars while waiting for big catch.
However, if you prefer to spend a more relaxed and private holiday, you can just ask your hotel concierge or resort representative to book a private picnic for you and your family or friends in an uninhabited island. You can also just take a stroll and wander around Male, the capital island. You may also enjoy the great and picturesque scenery with the friendly people of the Maldives or relax and indulge in the fantastic and relaxing spa facilities offered in your hotel or resort.
Many activities await you in the Maldives so if you think it’s now the perfect time to visit the island, book a trip now and have a fun Maldives holiday!