Are you planning to spend almost every waking hour swimming through the screensaver type Maldivian waters? Don’t forget to explore the beauty of the underwater world while you’re there!
Welcome to Maldives! Places to visit, things to do and a countless variety of marine creatures to gawk at, are some of the few options that will keep you busy during your holiday. Maldives is a collection of 1,200 strikingly beautiful islands.
Maldives is blessed with colourful and lively Coral Reefs that surrounds a majority of the islands. These coral reefs are home to dozens of marine creatures. However, due to the increase in tourist activity in the sea and the effects of global warming, these coral reefs slowly being bleached, killing everything in its path. Many resorts have now taken it upon themselves to protect, conserve and re-grow the coral reefs.
Marine life that thrives in these reefs include clown fish, butterfly fish, sweetlips, skipjack. Explorers will also be able to see larger fish from blacktip reef sharks, manta rays to whale sharks.
Methods of exploration
To keep up with the growing number of tourists visiting the islands, there are numerous ways to explore the underwater life from snorkelling, scuba diving, submarine diving and sea walking. Adaaran Resorts and other similar groups offer activities such as snorkelling and scuba diving for guests.
Intrigued by history, art and food, Lavinia Woolf is a writer who is passionate about the extraordinary and writes of the exhilarating and enchanting. Google+