Ari Atoll is one of the natural and biggest atolls of Maldives. Located in the west of the archipelago, Atoll is titled from Dhivehi, south Maldivian language word ‘atholhu’. The island is spread over an area of 80 kilometers long and 30 kilometers wide and stretched from north to south comprising of 105 islands.
20 islands in Atoll are designated for tourist attraction, known for its natural beauty and each island has a separate recreational facility and accommodation. Ari Atoll is a well-developed tourist destination specifically for snorkelers and scuba divers. It is known to be one of the most developed regions and a get-away spot for adventure and water enthusiasts.
This place is a breath-taking paradise with a range of luxury suites and villas. The beautiful lagoon is filled with an array of gorgeous and exotic aquatic life.
Why it is famous?
Ari Atoll in the Maldives is the best place in the world to experience whale sharks and outer reefs. The island is a luxury of white beaches, crystal blue water, and diving.
The island is surrounded by dreamy turquoise lagoons, shores, and beautiful landscapes. It is a paradise with a simple way of life that you would experience here making an unforgettable memory in the Maldives. The vast lagoon with an oval shape and beautiful islands can be spotted here.
This island is situated in the west, famous for its magnificent beaches with world-class diving. Marine creatures being the main attraction for travelers to visit this exotic place. You will see a combination of emerald green vegetation, elegant and luxury resorts, a perfect place to escape. This island is known for a relaxed environment with a great selection of activities.
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.
Things To do: -
Recreational Facilities- Travelers visiting this place prefer doing various activities in Ari Atoll like playing tennis and scuba diving, often defined as an extensive location.
Villas – Enjoy and rejuvenate at the underwater villas, or alongside water villas with outdoor terrace and eye captivating views which is a good chance to capture photos and videos. You can also sit alongside the beach or pool and lie down on the sunbed for a marvelous sunbathe experience.
Buggies – Tourists prefer taking local transport here, the most famous transportation is buggies that keeps running every 10-15 minutes along the path to enjoying the scenic view all around.
Snorkeling and Swimming – During your stay at this exotic island, the tourists can also swim and snorkel on the beach that is filled with species of fish and a plethora of marine creatures. Swimmers and divers can see frogfish, zebra, snappers, and other colorful fish.
Walk along the sand – Apart from the fun and exciting activities, stop in the sun, look at the sandcastle building and take a stroll to the sandbank to catch some fresh air while enjoying some barbequing. In the morning or late afternoon get on a wind board and rejoice windsurfing.