This is a land where sun, sand and sea combine into a paradise on earth. A place where life transforms into a dream and when dreams come true. Made up of an archipelago comprising 1,190 low-lying coral islands scattered across the equator, the exotic Maldives comprise 200 pristine tropical islands. Famed for swaying palm trees and pure white beaches surrounded by crystalline lagoons of varying shades of blue, this is heaven on earth.
The islands lie between latitudes 4 degree 17 North and longitudes 73 degree 50 east. Perfectly positioned, these islands guarantee sparkling sun-kissed beaches, palm-fringed islands, crystal-clear lagoons studded with multi-coloured corals and warm, azure seas with exotic marine life. In brief, it is a mesmerizing mixture that remains the same throughout the year and continues to enthrall visitors from far and wide.
However, there is more to the Maldives than exotic secluded island resorts. Maldivian coral reefs are abundant with a kaleidoscope of fish and exotic coral reefs. This makes it a fantastic dive destination and snorkeler's paradise. Surfing and water sports are galore. And world class spas and the warm hospitality remain unmatched. Meanwhile, the atolls are abundant with an intriguing culture.
The weather remains warm throughout the year. Its location on the equator is ideal for great year round weather with occasional mild monsoonal climate.
The capital Male is deemed a shopper's paradise. From unique local handicrafts to an array of imported goods, your holiday will not be complete without a souvenir of your amazing experience.
This is the Maldives, truly, a heaven on earth.