If you wish to make a excursion to the Maldives to discover the beauty of the place, Maafushi is an ideal place to go. This small island of only 1.27 km long and 260 meters wide is very easily accessible from the capital Male, but also from the many other tourist sites in the country. Full of surprises, the island of Maafushi is known for its numerous houses, its guest houses where it is possible to sleep, but also to eat.
Maafushi also has a multiple restaurants where you can taste the local cuisine as well as many shops to discover the local handicraft and bring back souvenirs.
Finally, the small island has no less than three diving centres. Whether you are beginner or amateur, an underwater exploration will delight you. On this occasion, you might meet some manta rays or even some whale sharks whose size might surprise you!