Male is a small island in the Maldives and the capital city of Maldives. The island is situated at the Southern rim of North Male Atoll and is quite popular among tourists too. Male Island is also a good place for all high end shoppers that come here from every corner of the archipelago. The island is 1.5km long and 1.0km wide and is also considered as one of the most crowded cities in the world. The island is also a home to the heritage museum, architectural buildings; and other glitz and glam that attract high-end shoppers from all the corners of the world.
For tourists who wonder How to reach Male Island must know that Male International airport is well connected with most of the countries. Travelers can catch a flight to Male International Airport to reach Male. The airport is located adjacent to Hulhule Island, which have a seaplane base available for tourists for internal transportation. Being a popular tourist destination in the Maldives, tourists can easily find a cab or taxi to move within the city.
Tourists can also take a ferry to Varunulaa Raalhugandu to enjoy the mesmerizing sunset, which is a great spot on Male’s eastern side. By visiting this site, travelers can also enjoy the sight of surfers riding on the waves as this is also one of the main spots for surfers. Being in Male, tourists can also not afford to miss to try the traditional Maldivian dish called Mas Huni, which is a mixture of tuna, coconut, onion and lime and mostly get served with Roshi.
Walking in the Male is the best way to catch the sights of the popular tourist attraction in the Maldives. Some of the places that Tourists should definitely visit on their trip to the Maldives include Islamic Centre, Sultan Park, Islamic Centre, Grand Friday Mosque, Medhu Ziyaaraiy shrine, National Museum, and markets, all available within a walking distance. As Male Island is one of the most densely populated Island in the world, tourists can also take a ferry ride to nearby islands like Vilimale Island as it is less crowded and travelers can enjoy activities like swimming, snorkeling and jet skiing.