With travel borders opening around the world, one can finally head off on that much-needed getaway. Wondering where you should head to? Here’s why the Maldives should be your top choice!

A Safe Destination

The country has received the Safe Travels stamp by the World Travel & Tourism Council and follows strict guidelines ensuring one’s safety in the Maldives. Resort options are each on private islands which follow stringent health and hygiene protocols and have all you need be it beachside accommodation, spa, water sports or dining.

Dining Delights

Foodies have a wealth of dining options to choose from; you can sample Maldivian favourites or various international cuisine from Indian and Middle Eastern to Japanese and Thai. Resorts such as Kurumba Maldives additionally have a beach bar, shisha lounge, cooking demonstrations and organise private beach dinners too.

Underwater Discoveries

Snorkelling and diving in Maldives let you spot many fascinating marine creatures be it Napoleon wrasse, squirrelfish, barracuda, hawksbill turtles, manta rays, angelfish or sharks. Resorts with dive centres and PADI-certified courses provide even more underwater exploration at sites like Banana Reef and Manta Point.

Image Credit: Kurumba Maldives

Excursions Out to Sea

Keen to enjoy new experiences? Depending on the resort, you can look forward to sunset cruises where you can spot dolphins, picnics on remote sandbanks and rides on glass-bottom boats to witness the vibrant marine life beneath. You can also tour Male home to key attractions and try sunset or big game fishing as well.