Dreaming of a holiday where sun, sea and luxury combine? Well you need look no further than the Indian Ocean destination of the Maldives. With sunny shores and plenty of majestic resorts to choose from, the Maldives offers the ultimate escape in paradise.
Discover just some of the reasons why you should book your next holiday in the Maldives:
The World’s Best Resorts
The Maldives is home to some of the best resorts in the world with spectacular beachfront villas and stunning overwater escapes. These resorts also offer a myriad of different dining experiences as well as one of a kind spas, ensuring maximum relaxation while on vacation.
Fantastic Scuba Diving And Snorkelling
The Maldives is one of the best scuba diving and snorkelling destinations with crystal clear blue waters and a range of majestic species gracing the seas. You can look forward to getting up close and personal with silver-tipped sharks, manta rays, whale sharks, lobsters and giant sea turtles. Many of the dive centres in the Maldives also have resident marine biologists who can help you learn even more about this fascinating underwater world.
The Ideal Family Escape
Beside snorkelling and scuba diving, the Maldives offers a range of other activities to keep families entertained from surfing to kayaking, sailing and even kitesurfing. Most of the top resorts in the Maldives offer babysitting services with some more family-focussed resorts also having on site lids clubs with a range of activities geared towards the little ones.
A Combination Of Bush and Beach
Only a short hop from Sri Lanka, a trip to the Maldives is easily combined with a safari in this exquisite country. You could also add on a stop over in Dubai to discover the fascinating culture and beautiful desert scenery here.
The Maldives is leading the way when it comes to creating a luxurious escape for travellers that is also sustainable. With hotels in pristine locations, many of the hotel brands found here put a strong focus on building using natural materials, implementing sustainable practices and embracing local. These initiatives including the growing of organic gardens with farm to table experiences at restaurants, marine conservation programmes, and carbon neutral activities such as green energy implementation and waste management.
Explore By Boat
A holiday to the Maldives doesn’t mean you have to only stay in one place. This is also one of the best destinations in the world to discover by boat. Whether you opt for a full day cruise around the atolls or spend a few more nights on a liveaboard, you will enjoy a different side of island life when out on the water. A liveaboard experience can also be easily combined with a land-based stay, enjoying a few nights enjoying both sides of the Maldives experience. For scuba divers, liveaboards will take you to a different spot each day, while snorkellers will also enjoy untouched locations. Even if you don’t enjoy being in the water, you can still enjoy the boating experience, indulging in an onboard massage and a picnic at a remote sand spit in the middle of nowhere!