5 MUST DO ACTIVITIES IN THE MALDIVES
There's so much more to the Maldives…
YEAH, THAT'S RIGHT. Are you dreaming of paradise? The only answer is, duh, of course, you are. We've all been there, seen the stunning snaps on the gram. You know the aqua blue sparkling waters, the pristine white sandy beaches, the floating beach bungalows. You've probs seen it and decided that one day you'll head to the Maldives on your honeymoon when you're rich & famous. Bla Bla Bla. Sure the Maldives is known to be one of the most romantic destinations in the world (If you're into that kind of thing), but there really is so much more to the Maldives than just that! We're here to tell ya, visiting the Maldives doesn't have to be that 'I'll go one day feeling' or 'If I won the lottery' vibes. You CAN visit the Maldives without splashing a lot of cash, and we're here to show you the very best of it! Also, check out our Ultimate Guide To The Maldives blog!
We've ventured out into the tropical world of the Indian Ocean and the tiny sandy islands that are The Maldives. *chefs kiss* If you're picturing sparkling blue lagoons, crystal clear waters, and tropical heaven, well, you're on the right tracks! Not sold? Here's the ultimate guide to the Maldives experiences. You're welcome.
ISLAND HOPPING (BUT BETTER)!
With so many stunning islands and so much to see, did you really fly all the way to the Maldives to stay in one place? No, we didn't think so, we know what you're thinking '. The Maldives is already crazy expensive as it is; well, did you ever think maybe you're looking in the wrong place? We'll let you in on a secret. We've launched the ultimate Maldives Sailing Adventure at a ridiculously affordable price. The Maldives isn't just for the rich, famous, lovey-dovey couples. Although if Dicaprio's out there... I'm single, and I can be swayed. JK.
8 fully-inclusive days of island hopping pure bliss. Liveaboard a 90ft boat as you sail the days away exploring the very best of the Maldives. Goodbye whacking it on the credit card, worrying how much your bill will be on check out. Hello to a stress-free, inclusive, bucket list ticking sailing extravaganza! Ooooh yeah! Sailing takes the stress out of travelling as you can sit back, relax and sunbathe as you head to the next destination and is one of the most popular forms of transport in the Maldives. Life's better on a boat, that's for sure—Head of the beaten path to destinations only accessible to us boaters. Not only is our Sailing Adventure inclusive of activities, food and the best days of your life, but it's exclusive to top-secret, life-changing experiences. I don't know about you, but that sounds like a dream to me.
GRAB YOUR MASKS - IT'S TIME TO SNORKEL!
Swim with Manta Rays & Whale Sharks!
So in amongst the palm trees, golden sandbanks and beaches of the islands, some of The Maldives most beautiful experiences are underwater! Wild right? So dive in! (no pun intended) and explore the jaw-dropping tropical marine life! Rainbowfish, Nemo's, Dory's, whatever multi-coloured you can think of, you can probably see it here in the Maldives. One of the few places in the world with thriving, abundant marine life. Home to whale sharks, manta rays and many gentle giants of the ocean! Although large in size, both have a diet of mainly plankton and small fish, so DW they're not going to eat you... Unless you resemble a small fish, and in that case, we bid you good luck. These gentle giants live harmoniously in the crystal clear waters, and the experience of seeing them up close and personal is out of this world. One you will for sure be telling the grandkids about. Plus, you can use your snorkel & mask for some fun drinking games when you're home. Memories on memories, ya know.
LEARN ABOUT ECOSYSTEMS
& help with a beach clean up!
This may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of the Maldives. Still, one of the most essential parts of the biodiversity of the Indian ocean is keeping it that way. Clean beaches = clean tourism = longevity, ya feel? Learn about the marine ecosystems and how fishing plays a vital role in the Maldives' beauty. Give a helping hand to keep those dreamy white sandy beaches and stunning shorelines clear of plastic. You'll not only be living your best life in paradise, but you'll also be helping maintain the Maldives, and that, for one, deserves a beer or cocktail in celebration afterwards.
BEACH BBQ - DANCE UNDER THE STARS
I mean, BBQs are banging anyway. So imagine having one on an idyllic, secluded sandbank lined with palm trees after spending the day snorkelling and island hopping the turquoise blue waters of the Maldives. Dreamy AF, right? The sunsets in the Maldives are world-famous, so a beachfront BBQ overlooking the ocean as the sun goes down is perfection. Ding, ding, ding, we have a winner! The nights are just as exciting as the day. DID SOMEONE SAY BEACH PARTY?! Grab that cool box, sip some beers and let the magic of the Maldives take over you. 10/10 1000+ likes guaranteed on the gram kind of settings.
LEARN ABOUT LOCAL LIFE
Because really, how much more delicious would dinner taste if you learnt how it was caught yourself? Yep! It's a must in the Maldives. Fishing is a way of life and super important to the locals and their businesses. They've practically mastered the art of it, and some are happy to share their wisdom! So give it a go, learn the motion of the ocean and the stories behind it. We can guarantee your taste buds will be tingling at the feeling of satisfaction as you devour that 'catch of the day!'
If you aren't currently picturing yourself right now laying out on a golden sandy beach with the sun beaming down on you to the sound of the trickle of the ocean gently flowing well, you're missing out, dude.
We've launched brand new exclusive tours jet setting around the Maldives from 2022 onwards! So what are you waiting for?!
Trust us, you won't regret it.
SEE YOU IN THE MALDIVES BEACHES!