If indulgent pampering is on your travel itinerary, add this destination that is the hallmark of luxury tourism to your Bucket List. Crystal clear turquoise waters surrounded by pristine, white sand beaches offer picturesque views of the most unique land and seascapes in the world. Located on 1,192 coral islands and 26 atolls, nearly all of the resorts are on private islands offering a variety of lavish accommodations at beach villas and over-water bungalows. More than 2000 species of fish live in the coral reefs and there is no shortage of marine life in this tropical paradise.
The Guinness World Records awarded Maldives the record for being the lowest, flattest country in the world. Its highest, natural point is less than eight feet above sea level. It also has the world’s first underwater glass hotel suite where you can enjoy a four day stay at a two story luxury villa 16 feet below the Indian Ocean for only $200,000.
Explore the Sea of Stars
The magical glow of the waves and beaches is something you have to see to believe, making the Sea of Stars one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. The best time to see this shimmeri... See more
Dine at the Ithaa Underwater Restaurant
Celebrate your next special occasion at the world’s first all glass underwater restaurant. This intimate venue seats fourteen diners, sixteen feet below the surface of the ocean. You will be surrounde... See more
Ride in a Submarine
Are you afraid to go deep sea diving? No need for diving lessons. You can still explore the underwater world of the Indian Ocean from the air-conditioned comfort of a passenger submarine. You will s... See more
Swim in the Shark Park
Experience the ultimate adrenaline rush when you swim with sharks in the natural water sports arena of the Maldives. This area is becoming a conservationist’s paradise where many endangered shark spe... See more
Visit the Sultans Palace National Museum
One of the area’s most visited attractions preserves the history, culture and patriotism of Maldives. This site was part of the 17th Century Maldivian Royal Palace and hundreds of items that directly... See more
See the Marine Big Five
Only the most dedicated and adventurous people will be able to come home saying they have seen the Marine Big Five in one trip. The Maldives is one of the few places on earth where you can accomplish... See more