If you can only dream up scenes of sunbathing, overwater bungalows, and fancy cocktails when you think of the Maldives, you are greatly mistaken. It is practically impossible to hear or see the word Maldives without conjuring up visions of the clear, turquoise waters and powdered-sugar sand beaches. But it’s not just the rest, relaxation, and overwater spa treatments that turn us into blissed-out putty. From some of the best dive and snorkel sites in the world to hanging ten on waves, learning about the locals, and dining next to a shark, there’s a whole slew of activities to keep you awestruck and active while you’re a guest on this paradise nation! Top 5 Barefoot Experiences in the Maldives!
Coral reefs and many sea creatures glow at night with natural fluorescence, normally naked to the human eye. Our experienced guide will escort you on a thrilling journey with the help of a special filter on your mask and a blue light to discover the marine life in a whole different colour spectrum and observe the frenzy of activity happening on the reefs each night.
Take a 45-minute submarine tour of the underwater world of the Indian Ocean while visiting Male in the Maldives. Ride in air-conditioned comfort for as the German-built passenger submarine descends to about 100 feet (30 meters) below the surface, allowing you to see colourful fish and coral reef. The submarine can carry up to 50 passengers and you have a choice of four departure times for the 2-hour tour, which includes port pickup and drop-off.
Amilla Fushi is nestled inside Baa Atoll UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve. One of the many things that makes this area so special is Hanifaru Bay, where manta rays come to play in unprecedented numbers during certain times of the year. Just a short boat ride from the resort, you can try to spot these majestic creatures gliding and swooping through the waters.
Speed across the glassy waters surrounding Amilla Fushi. There are al kinds of options awaiting you, such as wake-boarding, seabob and fun-tubing. There is something for everyone, to suit all levels of experience.
Glide over the sparkling water in a kayak or skim across the turquoise lagoon on a stand-up paddleboard. We offer a host of complimentary non-motorized water sports during your stay at Amilla Fushi.
Whether it’s on a traditional Maldivian dhoni, top of the range yacht or wind-powered catamaran, get out onto the water to explore the best of the Maldives. The island nation has a long history of seafaring, with the ‘dhoni’ being the traditional Maldivian sailing vessel constructed of wood. With a distinctive curved prow, let our catamaran take you across the most spectacular lagoons in the world.
Whatever your preference may be, Barefoot Experiences can accommodate and organise almost any trip for you in the Maldives! Just get in contact with us and let us do the work, so you don’t have to!
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