Top 5 Must-Do Things in the Maldives

By Louise Cheng
Louise Cheng
Louise Cheng
July 8, 2014 Updated: July 8, 2014

The Maldives is renowned for being a tropical paradise and is a popular choice when it comes to honeymoon destinations. But what is there to do there? Well you can either simply soak up the stunning surroundings of pure white sands, crystal clear waters and swaying palms doing absolutely nothing, or immerse in the many things the Maldives has to offer. The Maldives has 26 atolls, and consists of 1,192 islands. Of these islands, 192 are inhabited with plenty still to discover. Here are a few ideas on what things to do when in the Maldives.

Seaplane Arrival

Arrive in style on your chosen Maldives resort via seaplane. There is nothing quite like a seaplane journey, from taking off to landing on tropical paradise. Gain an unparalleled view of the Maldives from sky high, flying over stunning islands and crystal clear lagoons. If you are lucky you might even see various species of fish swimming around in their natural environment. Make sure you grab a window seat for the best views on the seaplane.

Staying in a Water Villa

There is nothing quite like staying in a water villa or overwater bungalow during your time in the Maldives. Imagine waking up to astounding views of the calm blue lagoon around you. Many resorts in the Maldives offer luxurious water villas set upon spacious living quarters. Of the 80 plus resorts dotted around the Maldives, two thirds of rooms available are water villas with features including a glass floor section to see marine life at your feet.

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Copyright © 2014 by A Luxury Travel Blog. This article was written by Louise Cheng and originally published at A Luxury Travel Blog

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