8 Places You Must Visit When in the Maldives

The Maldives is also called the Maldives Islands is one of the beautiful islands are famous in the world. Maldives location is in the Indian Ocean and has many coastal tours with clear blue waters, various marine biota, and white sand stretches, the surrounding panorama is also captivating. In addition to popular with beautiful beaches, Maldives also has other attractions that are certainly interesting to visit. Here are the best and most beautiful locations you can visit while on vacation to Maldives.

1. Vaadhoo Island

Vaadhoo Island Maldives
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The island with a population of approximately 500 people is famous for its enchanting natural charm. A natural phenomenon that is a tourist attraction for tourists is the presence of phytoplankton which is emitting quite bright light. Unfortunately, the phenomenon does not happen every day. If you are lucky when you come to the Maldives, you can see it. The blue grain granules in the Maldives are not computer engineering at all. But it is purely real in the Maldives.

For those of you who want to feel the trip in a different place, you can come to this island. The island is an almost uninhabited island. Haal it's because the soul's manipulation that settled on the island is only 500 in 2007 on the island. Although the population there a little, but every weekend or every holiday season many tourists who headed to this place.

2. Cocoa Island

Cocoa Island Maldives
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The beaches on Cocoa Island are so exotic. Have a stretch of white sand, accompanied by the sound of waves, a special attraction for tourists. At this location, you can do interesting activities, one of which is scuba diving. This island also has the facilities of a resort with good quality.

The Maldives does have a variety of beaches that deserve to be called heaven. This beach is a beach subscription for tourists who come to the Maldives. Many tourists who want to run marine tourism while on this beach. Characteristic of this beach is the water is so clear and white sand beach suitable for you who like the beach activities. A day does not seem enough on this beach, for you are advised to stay. Many inns that you can choose when here.

3. Biyadhoo Island Resort

Biyadhoo Island Resort
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It is one of the resorts on Biyadhoo Island which offers a calm atmosphere and an alluring scenery. Biyadhoo Island is considered the best reef house of the Maldives. Various interesting activities you can do while on the island Biyadhoo includes diving, diving, snorkeling, and various other water sports.

For those of you who want to dive, around the island there are at least 35 diving points. Noteworthy is that you have to see the weather and the current when going to dive. Anyway other than a fun place to snorkel and dive, this calm island is also the right choice for refreshing and relaxing. This tourist spot is also affordable, so and do not need to spend a lot of money when here. Although the price is affordable, service and beauty of tourism in this place no doubt

4. Hp Reef and Manta Point

Hp Reef and Manta Point
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This is a marine protected area located north of Male Atoll called HP Reef. When you dive into the location, your eyes will be spoiled by the formation of gorgeous coral reefs and a variety of colorful fish that spoil the view. HP Reef belongs to one of the best dive sites and is recommended.

Make you a professional diver or a beginner, you can try the sensation of immersion in Manta Point. At the location, you can see many manta rays that are hunting prey or eating small fish nearby. Manta rays will tour the rocks of large corals and wait for prey there. Both attractions are suitable for those of you who like to explore the underwater beauty. Guaranteed you will get a fun dive experience while here. Its marine biota and its underwater beauty are still well preserved and well maintained. Proven many marine biotas is still sustainable to date.

5. Alimatha Island

Alimatha Island
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One of the islands lying east of the Maldives, precisely the Vaavu Atoll. Various interesting activities that can be done include diving, snorkeling, beach tourism supported complete facilities. This one island in addition to rich beaches beautiful, also rich in historic sites that make you amazed. With so many green plants and trees on Alimantha Island, it adds to the charm of the island. This island is recommended as your tourist destination when vacationing in the Maldives.

Diving or diving in the Maldives brings its own enjoyment for beginner diving and skilled divers. This island will bring personal pleasure for you who like to dive. The coral reefs are abundant and accompanied by rare sea fauna can make a great diving experience. You can join Alimatha Diving Center which has been established starting in 2006. Alimatha Diving Center is also able to arrange to organize the diver's trip in every day.

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6. Sun Island Resort And Spa

Sun Island Resort And Spa
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The location of this place is south of Ari Atoll. Upon arrival at Sun Island, you will be treated to panoramic views of beautiful tropical flowers, various greenery, and lagoons. It is touted as the most luxurious resort in the Maldives with a collection of many hotels, villas, as well as fully equipped lodges with adequate facilities. So can choose the inn or bungalow in accordance with the will of your heart.

The beauty of this beach suitable for couples who will do the honeymoon. Beautiful sights, clear beach water with a bridge in the middle that allows you to enjoy the beach on the island closer. For lodging not to worry because there are available various lodging with different prices.

7. Banana Reef

Banana Reef Maldives
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Still located north of the Male Atoll, divers can try the thrill of diving in Banana Reef. This place is touted as the most popular diving location in the Maldives. Well, the name is unique, huh? Indeed, as the name implies, Banana Reef looks like a banana and extends up to 300 meters from the north to the south.

What can be encountered during a dive? Of course, gorgeous rocks, with many fish of various sizes and colors, and some pretty decent fish are rarely encountered anymore, you can find when diving in Banana Reef (Napoleon wrasse, bannerfish, up to moray eels). Gaung Banana Reef has come to foreign countries, even crowned as one of the many best dive sites in the Maldives.

8. Nika Island and Landaa Giraavaru

Nika Island and Landaa Giraavaru
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On the coast of Nika Island, many coral reefs are found and also in shallow lagoons. The beach is full of glistening sunshine and clear sea water, and soft sand. Suitable for scuba diving, snorkeling, and sunbathing under the sun, swimming. With a stream that is virtually non-existent, it is perfectly safe to dive to enjoy its underwater beauty or to swim. In the evening you will be spoiled with a typical Maldives menu that has a unique flavor.

The island is located on Karang Baa Island which is designated as a world biosphere reserve by UNESCO. The island is surrounded by clear beaches with white sand and coral reefs lying around it. Calm and deep sea water, making it popular with scuba diving divers, and can swim with turtles, whale sharks, and mantas.