Go Island Hopping in Paradise Archipelago Maldives
Dotting the Indian Ocean with more than 2000 islands spread out across 26 coral atolls the nation of Maldives is paradise come to life in Asia. Composed of such a large group of islands the venue is a holiday destination teeming with diverse possibilities. One such preferred Maldivian holiday activity is of course island hopping where visitors take in the sights and sounds of the country’s many islands on a tour that takes them across vast terrains with diverse topographical features that are beyond breathtaking. Often described as one of the best ways to gauge the true splendour of this popular honeymoon destination laden with sandy beaches, island hopping involves travelling from one’s resident resort to nearby islands that may include inhabited venues as well as secluded and private islands.
Couples vacationing in the Maldives can opt for an island hopping cruise that takes visitors from one breathtaking islet to another with picnics and romantic strolls on the beach thrown in for good measure. Travellers can explore the diverse flora and fauna of each destination and the stunning landscapes, coves and caves and multi-hued beach sands that sets each venue apart from the others.
Thrill-seekers on the other hand can explore the various activities available at each stop on an island hopping tour that includes water sports such as surfing, snorkelling and scuba diving. Island hopping excursions for divers is fast gaining popularity among seasoned visitors as the tour takes divers to the best diving haunts scattered all across the Maldives. Highlights include stopovers at South Male islands such as Biyadhoo Island laden with caves and breathtaking marine species. Kuramathi Island is another haunt that is frequented by island hopping divers as the locale is teeming with vibrant coral reefs, marine life and intriguing underwater landscapes that are only found in the Ari Atoll.
Island hopping tours that encompass land activities such as jungle treks are also available in the archipelago that is renowned for its lush tropical vegetation and exotic flora and fauna.
Travellers on the hunt for five-star Maldives resorts should look no further than the resplendent Kurumba Maldives. Famed as one of the best diving resorts in the archipelago this idyllic rest is among the many luxury hotels Maldives ranks among its most popular accommodation providers.