Alimatha is one of the most famous islands atop Vaavu Atoll on the eastern edge of the Maldives. Unmatched greenery and clear waters mesmerize the tourists. Tourists spend their best holidays on this fantastic island. Atop Vaavu Atoll, it is 40 miles away from the nearest international airport.
It enjoys the reputation of being a recognized SCUBA diving spot of International acclaim. Miyaru Kandu is a world-renowned dive site here. This most famous dive channels find a place in the list of government-sanctioned protected dive-sites.
In the Maldivian language, Myaru Kandu means the sea of sharks. Its spectacular reefs tempt divers to this channel. It is safe and suitable for both novice and experienced divers.
The white golden-sand beaches, greenery, peaceful vibes, and warm waters are another draw to pull tourists in drove from around the world and release all the stress. It is a haven for marine life lovers. They adore spectacular coral reefs and scores of colored fish, including moray, jackfish, and eels.
It is Instagram worthy, and an excellent place for an extended vacation and these factors make it an exclusive attraction for the tourist.
Luxury cabanas is another facility for tourists. Locals from the neighboring islands also come here for a picnic or mini-vacation due to short distances and transport facilities. Resorts here do not offer telephone or tv facilities, and vacationers can relax without any distractions and bustle of city life. However, you will get all entertainment, including bars, music, Ayurvedic massage centers, windsurfing, canoeing, cat sailing, and animation.
You can also discover the Dewana Kandu, the most beautiful national park, at Alimatha Island. This uninhabited island offers delicious food.
The international airport and the capital city Male are equidistant from Alimatha Island. It is 40 miles away from the airport and Male. If you avail of a seaplane facility, a seaplane takes around 20 minutes to reach the island. On the other hand, a boat takes 90 minutes to reach Alimatha Island.
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Atop Vaavu Atoll on the eastern edge of the Maldives.
Timings are subject to change. You will be automatically booked into a time slot as part of the check out process. Please visit the official website to confirm the time slot before your visit.
Visitors come in droves to enjoy windsurfing and canoeing around Alimatha Island. Hiking along the trails is another reason for tourists to explore the island.
A few hiking trails are here to explore places on these islands. Some small trails and cozy climate encourage tourists to travel long distances.
Diving is the most popular sport on this island with amazing reefs. Beginners and professionals practice diving on famous diving channels of Myaru Kandu.
Canoeing is another popular water sports on this island. Adventure loving tourists make the most of such water activities.
Given the vast expanse of water and great climate, tourists enjoy windsurfing on the island. Other tourists can sunbathe and relax on the beach. Here is a chance for adventure junkies to fully immerse in windsurfing. It is also suitable for a chill time with family and friends.
Great massage centers relax the tourists. Ayurvedic ingredients improve the health of the skin and give it a glow. Other than physical wellbeing, ayurvedic massages relieve stress and anxiety.
After you have seen it all on this island, you can visit many islands around Alimatha. This great getaway is a quaint place to break, relax, and spend quality time with your near and dear ones.