Maldives Activities

Set in such a stunning natural landscape, the Maldives lends itself perfectly to an extensive range of water and nature-based activities. Since 99% of the Maldives is made up of ocean, the shimmering waters offer a scenic playground for all water sport lovers. Best of all, many Maldives resorts also offer complimentary activities and excursions included in your stay. Boasting a suite of activities to draw you beyond the resort walls, you can enjoy everything from scuba diving and jet ski's to cooking classes and yoga. Read on to discover the great range of activities on offer at the Maldives all year round.

Water Sports

Non-motorized water sports

To make the most of your Maldives holiday, try out the fantastic range of non-motorized water sports on offer. Whether you want to take it easy on a pedal boat or try your luck at windsurfing, there is sure to be an activity for you. Depending on where you stay in the Maldives, most resorts will offer complimentary use of the following non-motorized water sports.

  • Stand up paddle boarding
  • Wind surfing
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Catamaran Sailing
  • Pedal boat
  • Beach volleyball
  • Badminton
  • Snorkelling

Motorized water sports

If you want to take your holiday to the next level, make use of your resort's great range of motorized water sports. While many of these activities come at an additional charge, they’re guaranteed to leave lasting memories on your Maldives holiday. From zooming across the waves on a jet ski to soaring in the sky on a parasail, these fantastic range of Maldives activities are sure to get the heart pumping.

  • Jet skiing
  • Scuba diving
  • Parasailing
  • Wakeboarding
  • Speedboat safari
  • Tubing
  • Fly boarding
  • Banana boat ride
Water Sports

Maldives Excursions

Want to venture out of your resort and discover more of the Maldives? Sign up for a half to full day excursion. With qualified tour guides looking after your every need, Maldives excursions are a fantastic way to spend your holiday. Whether you want to visit secluded islands, have a romantic sunset picnic or venture to the depths for big game fishing, there is a Maldives excursion for you.

  • Island hopping excursions
  • Sunset picnic
  • Dolphin spotting
  • Romantic Sand Bank Lunch
  • Full moon cruise
  • Big game fishing
  • Scenic cruise on traditional dhoni boat
  • Local island excursion
  • Equator cruise
  • Turtle encounters
  • Coral reef conservation

Other Maldives Activities

Some additional Maldives activities on offer include:

  • Fitness classes
  • Yoga
  • Cooking classes
  • Craft making