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Maldives Sightseeing
Maldives Sightseeing

The various islands of the Maldives provide plenty of opportunities for visitors to sightsee, with the capital Malé offering a particularly good selection of attractions.

Maldives is a place known for its beautiful atolls. Male, being the hub of commercial trade, is the most happening place in Maldives. Its local markets and the fish market are worth visiting. There is a big reservoir of tourist places in Maldives.

Sightseeing in Maldives is the best way to explore the wonder world which is adorned with pulsating hues of the sea and sun. Allow Maldives to entice you with all its natural beauty.

Addu

Addu is home to a small holiday resort. The island has a unique ambience based on the fact that the locals speak their own dialect and consider themselves independent of the rest of the archipelag.

National Museum

National museum in Maldives is one of the main tourist attraction destinations of the country. Located in the Sultan Park, which was a part of the Sultan's palace, it is basically a conversion of the old palace building. A visit to the museum gives an instant insight to the wealth of history most visitors never suspect existed. No longer will you think of the Maldives solely in terms of a tourist destination. The museum is open daily except Friday and public holidays from 9.00 to 11.40 and 3.00 to 5.40.

Beaches

The Maldives beaches enchant you with their pure virginal white sands that sparkle under the warm rays of the friendly sun. Set out on deep sea fishing expeditions into the ocean and gaze wonder eyed at the panoramic vistas that greet you eyes. The islands of Maldives are a paradise for beach lovers to ensure their heartfelt beauty for a Beach Holidays in Maldives.

Artificial beach

Artificial beach in Maldives provides an opportunity to Maldivians to enjoy a good swim during summers. Infact, the beach is now not just meant for enjoying an evening walk or a swim, but also it is gaining popularity owing to a variety of entertainment activities that take place here like the different kinds of water sports, live music shows etc. Carnivals and parades are also conducted here.

Fisherman's Island

Fisherman's Island is a must see spot in Excursions from Maldives. If you like to get an insight into the lives of villagers, visit the fisherman's island. Here you will be able to get to know about the rich culture heritage and local handicrafts.

Islamic Centre

The building symbolizes the importance of Islamic religion, which had ruled all aspects of life in the country for centuries. Completed in 1984, the Centre consists of a mosque big enough for 5000 people, an Islamic library, conference hall, classrooms and offices.

Markets

The markets are the best places to see how the locals live, and the huge fish market is a favourite for people-watching.

The Local Market set on the northern waterfront near the Male Fish Market beckons tourists for delightful shopping experience in Maldives. The market has been sectioned with various stalls selling local handicrafts and goods from the atolls.

Hukuru Miskiiy

Hukuru Miskiiy in Maldives is the oldest mosque of the country that was established in the year 1956. This old Friday mosque was set up during the reign of Sultan Ibrahim Iskandhar I. Esjehi art gallery in Maldives is located on the east of Sultan Park, in one of the oldest buildings of Maldives.

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