Wander the roads of Male, the capital of the Maldives with TripAdvisors' leading Hulhumale tour company and discover the history, religion and culture of the city that rises from the Indian Ocean. Accompanied by a local guide to experience a sensory overload at the fish market and local market. Hear historical stories of the President's Palace, Sultan Park and Friday Mosque. Rest your legs at Royal Garden Café, an oasis of tranquility within the hubbub of the city and take in the view from one of the city's tallest buildings.
• 4 hours
Embark on a 45-minute journey into the underwater world of Maldives, 100 feet beneath the ocean, in air-conditioned comfort. The certified crew will make sure that this underwater tour into the mysterious depths of the Indian Ocean, on this German-built passenger submarine, is once in a life time experience. You will embark on the largest, deepest diving passenger submarine in the world, capable of carrying 50 passengers and 3 crew to a maximum depth of 150 meters. Choose from one of four departure times when you book.
• 2 hours
This 2-3 hour private tour gives you a unique view and personal interaction with the local side of the Maldives. Enjoy workshops, local food and walks with your licensed and experienced guide. Deepen your knowledge of the Maldivian local culture and history in just half a day.*This is a walking tour.
• 2.5 hours
The reefs of the Maldives are famous for reef sharks, sea turtles, eagle rays, sting rays, and more. This 3-hour tour with TripAdvisors' leading Hulhumale tour company takes you to three snorkeling spots filled teeming with marine life and colorful coral — an ideal escape from the capital area of Male or Hulhumale. Discover the underwater world of the Maldives with an experienced and certified snorkeling guide.
• 3 hours
Spend the day exploring two of the capital islands with TripAdvisors' leading Hulhumale tour company. Your morning will be spent visiting key points of interest in the capital including the fish market, local market, Sultan Park, Presidents Palace, Friday Mosque with an optional museum visit as well as discovering a few points off the beaten track! Stop for lunch at one of the many restaurants overlooking the water front before taking the public ferry to Villimale’ to discover the quieter side of city life. Before returning to Male’, sample traditional ‘hedika’ at a local café on the beach.
• 8 hours
Enjoy this full-day island hopping trip to two local islands. Accompanied by a local guide take a tour of each island and gain first hand knowledge of Maldives culture and tradition. Gain insights into the simple life led by the villagers, visit a boat building yard and learn about this fragile eco-environment. Take lunch at a local restaurant and visit souvenir shops where you may purchase local handicrafts and mementos. In-between islands we offer the opportunity to snorkel and discover the vibrant underwater world of the Maldives.
• 6.5 hours
Enjoy a cooking experience and learn about the Islamic culture.Your 2.5-3 hours private food and culture tour begins with your host meeting you at the Jetty No.5 in Male`. The small group with a maximum of 4 people allows for a personal experience. You will shop at the local market for the items to be prepared for the day. Prepare and enjoy a typical Maldivian meal and then listen to a short lecture about Islam. This class is very easily combined with any sightseeing tour day. It could be a perfect local style lunch or dinner break to keep everyone happy and entertained!
• 2.5 hours
Experience home-cooked special Ramadan dinner in a local Male` home with your welcoming host.Enjoy Maldivian local life and special traditional meal.After dinner, you can learn about not well known the style of Maldivian Ramadan, daily life and culture.
• 2 hours
Do you know what language is spoken in Maldives?Their public language is English but Dhivehi also.Enjoy learning Dhivehi language (Maldives local language) and Male` Walking Tour with our experienced local guide, Shain.Shain will introduce basic and useful Dhivehi phrases to you while you explore Male`, capital of Maldives on a fascinating guidedwalking tour.Enjoy Walk and Talk in Male`, learning Islamic culture and meeting locals!
• 2.5 hours
Let's make organic coconut lip cream with Maldivian coconut oil! KOKONOWA (Made-in-Maldives fair trade brand) leader will give you a one-hour private lesson about Maldivian coconut oil history and the way of effective use. You can bring back your craft as a souvenir.
• 1 hour