Maldives is one of the destinations every traveler would want to be someday. It can be described as paradise. The destination is characterized by pure luxury, sandy beaches and a lot more to explore. It’s important to note that the Maldives features about one thousand, one hundred and ninety islands, with only two hundred being inhabited by people. Despite having numerous options, travelers usually choose what they think is best for them. This place has a thriving culture worth exploring. Here are some of the best things to do in Maldives.
Head to the Male’ Fish Market and catch a glimpse of Maldivian’s daily lives
When you interact with the locals, they’ll tell you this place is the commercial epicenter of fishing in their country. Remember, fishing is considered the most important commercial activity or industry in Maldives. You’ll meet fishermen from all over the country unloading their daily catch and maybe get to buy the most popular fish in the region, known as Tuna. The best time to get to the market would be in the afternoon and early in the evening.
Explore different artifacts and learn about the Maldives at the National Museum
The National Museum was established to help in preserving the country’s valuable relics from the time it became a republic. You’ll have time to explore different ornate attire, royal sunshades, regal objects, thrones, and jewelry. You’ll also get to learn about the pre-Islamic era which existed about one thousand years ago.
Experience the Local Culture at Thulhaadhoo
After spending time in the white sand and the high-end luxury at the different resorts, it’s important to explore the rich cultural heritage in Maldives. It’s also good to spend some time away from the luxury offered in Maldives to appreciate Thulaadhoo for the arts.
Snorkeling and Diving
If you’re the kind that loves scuba diving, the reefs in Maldives are so pristine for snorkeling. It’s more fun when you do it with the sea turtles. When it comes to diving, the Maldives ranks among the top scuba diving destinations in the world.
Underwater spa Date at Per Aquum Huvafen Fushi
There’s just something special about the Maldives when it comes to having an spa experience. Travelers can enjoy couture facials, cold ice, and truffles for their skins in a different world. This will be one of those experiences you never forget. As a matter of fact, you’ll plan to come back. Those who have been here explain that it’s the ultimate relaxation experience they’ve ever had. You’re treated while surrounded by glass walls. It’s even more interesting that the walls stare out into the ocean and you can see the marine life dancing and moving around you.