The Maldivian Islands provide the perfect holiday destination for those seeking sun, sand and absolute relaxation. Located in the Indian Ocean, close to Sri Lanka, the country is an amalgamation of over 1000 low lying coral islands. The translucent waters and pristine white beaches offer an altogether picture-perfect getaway.
The Maldives as a holiday destination offers several activities to choose from. Popular watersports include scuba and lagoon diving, catamaran sailing, jet and waterskiing, parasailing and surfing. The underwater marine and coral reefs provide unimaginable views of life under the sea. Guests on the islands can also engage in exploring uninhabited islands through cruises or liveab`oards.
The turquoise waters and the natural beauty of the beaches and the surrounding areas, make the islands an extremely popular vacation hot-spot. An endless supply of exotic beaches are captured in the locations such as the Nika and Banyan Tree Islands and in Cocoa Island. The quiet deserted beachfront seen on Kuda Bandos Island will warmly embrace the adventurous explorer. The beaches also provide scenic settings of the sun where panoramic views are breathtaking.
The South Atoll of Male is the locale of Dhigufinholu also known as the Dhigu beach. The area is lush in appearance with tropical vegetation creating an inviting outpost. The island where the beach is located is also connected by wooden bridges to the nearby islets of Veligandu Huraa and Bodu Huraa. An attraction close to the Dhigu beach is the Yacht Thila. This small vessel has been sunk by island folk with the intention of creating a diving wreck and tourist attraction.
Travellers to the atolls will be seduced by the natural beauty of the country as seen through the scenic settings of the Maldives Luxury hotels. A Maldives resort offering opulent accommodation in keeping with its true paradisiacal location is Anantara. A stay at the Anantara Dhigu, Maldives, an exclusive paradise located over 20 miles from the Male Airport will prove to be an exhilarating experience. Luxuriant sanctuaries with private beaches, modern conveniences in an expansive setting greet the guests together with casual and fine dining options with detectable cuisine.