Maldives is a top tourist destination for a relaxing beach getaway. However this archipelago boasts of a rich cultural heritage and the travellers could visit some of the historical and religious sites scattered across Male. Accommodation in Maldives is not a problem as there are many decent resorts available in every atoll. Anantara Dhigu Maldives is one such Maldives resort renowned among many travellers to the islands. This gives easy access to one of the most significant religious sites; the Islamic Centre in Male. Apart from its religious importance to the Maldivian Muslims, this place is an architectural landmark in the capital of Male. This mosque is known as the largest in the Maldives as well as in the South Asia and it can accommodate 5000 devotees at a time. Regardless of your religion, the Islamic centre in Male is one of the must- visit sites in the Maldives.
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