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Activities to Do on a Family Vacation in the Maldives -Family reunion for total amusement!

Maldives, the romantic islands are also one of best holiday destinations for families. These are some of the numerous activities, which will guarantee to keep your family thrilled and excited.

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Water Sports

Water Sports

Maldives seas are equipped with its turquoise waters, soft waves and marine life, to entertain your entire family. There are a number of sports that you could try, together with your children. The comprehensive beginner courses are very helpful. The trainings are conducted by professionals who have exceled in these types of water sports. Snorkeling, Diving, Skiing, sailing, kayak, water polo and fishing are among the popular water sports that can be found in Maldives. Water Sport centres are very easy to find. Almost all Maldives Luxury Hotels including Naladhu Maldives have their own water sport centre with modern equipment.

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Historical Trek

Historical Trek

There are many places in Maldives you could visit with your family to explore the history of the country. The National Museum which was once the palace of Sultan is now a treasure trove of Maldivian historical values. Old Friday Mosque, Grand Friday Mosque are places with religious tribute and cultural value. Mulee-aage Palace, some amazing work of Sultan, which is now being used for the official meetings of the president, is also an attractive tourist destination. Utheemu Ganduvaru is another monument, which used to be the ancient residence of Sultan Mohamed Thankurufaan, a hero in the eyes of Maldivians,

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Dining

Dining

Maldives will surely spoil you and the family with their scrumptious food. With a brilliant view and an enchanting surrounding, the restaurants create the ideal ambiance for a relaxed dining experience. The traditional curries of Maldivian cuisine are hot and spicy. But most restaurants offer a variety of cuisines apart from the local cuisine. Underwater dining is a whole new experience which will surely amaze the kids. Being greeted by the colorful fish passing by, while you enjoy a charming dinner with you loving family, is heavenly.

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Shopping

Shopping

Shopping is one thing you cannot avoid when you are on holiday with the family. Male has an interesting collection of shops with a wide range of apparels, cosmetics and jewelry. Majeedhee Magu and The Chaandanee Magu are among most popular shopping centres of Male. Some of the souvenir shops in these shopping centres will amuse you with the handicraft items and gift items made to meet perfection.

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Cruising

Cruising

Cruising is an excellent way to explore the country and its atolls. It is a fun filled, adventure to relish as a family. There are plenty of cruise boats and cruise liners in Maldives, and your resort helpdesk will be thrilled to arrange a trip for you in one of these

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Fishing

Fishing

Fishing is another activity you can enjoy during your vacation. You may need to learn the basics before fishing on your own. If you are a morning person, you can hire a speed boat and try fishing for the 'big fish' in the deep seas. Night fishing is more appealing and most enjoyed by families to relax after an exhausting day.