If you wish to go on excursion to the Maldives to discover the beautiful destinations, Maafushi is an ideal starting point. This small island is only 1.27 km long and 260 meters wide and can easily be reached from Malé - the capital, and from numerous other tourist sites in the country. Maafushi Island is full of surprises and famous for its numerous guest houses where you can sleep and dine.
Maafushi also has many restaurants where you can taste the local food as well as numerous shops where you can explore the local crafts and bring back souvenirs.
Lastly, this small island has at least three diving centres. Whether you are a beginner or a connoisseur, you will be delighted by underwater exploration. You may be surprised by the size of the manta rays or whale sharks that you encounter!