A tropical nation located in the vast Indian Ocean, the Maldives is made up of 26 ring-shaped atolls which are constructed out of more than a thousand coral islands. Known for its beautiful beaches, extensive reefs, and stunning blue lagoons; this island nation with the capital Malé is a dream vacation destination, especially with its scenic monuments like the Hukuru Miskiy which was carved out of white coral in the 17th century. But there are also lively shops, restaurants and fish markets which breathe life into the place.
If you want to visit the place then there are loads of options in regards to airports and flights. But the one which is frequently used by visitors is the Velana International Airport. You might be able to find various Maldives packages from Dubai and other places like Sydney, New Zealand, Singapore and such; which will mention the airport name according to the tour selected.
While there are loads of beaches to get mesmerized within the Maldives, let us tell you about those hidden gems which not many will inform you about:
Located in South Ari Atoll, this secluded spot of a local island ends in a sandpit. It is, undoubtedly, one of the most beautiful beaches in the Maldives. You can engage in tonnes of activities here, which range from sunbathing in a bikini to diving in with whale sharks. Hungry after being in the water? There are many local shops and cafes nearby which will keep you immersed in the culture with their food.
Fihalhohi Island Beach
Located on the southernmost ring of the Atoll, the beach is gorgeous, mesmerizing and pristine. One bonus point about this Beach is its proximity to the international airport. Surrounded by a beautiful house reef, you will love exploring underwater beauties of the place. Apart from this, there are also plenty of water activities like windsurfing, canoeing to enjoy. There’s also a resort spa where you can chill after a day of fun and relax your muscles.
Sun Island Beaches
Located on Nalaguraidhoo Island, the beaches will mesmerize you and make you long to stay there forever. The blooming exotic tropical flowers add a scenic element to an already picturesque beach. This beach is especially recommended for couples since it is pretty small. You can engage in knee boarding, jet skiing, diving and such.
Four Seasons Beach
This one is located on the Landa Giravaaru right in the North Male Atoll. This Beach is made for couples who are perhaps on their honeymoon and visiting the Maldives for the first time. Love photography? Then this beach won’t disappoint at all. Take a walk or go diving, there’s plenty to do here.
The Maldives is as pretty as a picture and much more stunning outside of it. Its beaches are frequented but there are some pearls which are still relatively undiscovered. These ones are perfect to visit if you want some alone time to yourself or want to spend quality time with your spouse.