ACTIVITIES & EXCURSION
Within this island’s turquoise lagoon – just steps from your villa lies a mesmerizing seascape of vast un-spoilt coral reef and diverse marine life, more abundant and varied than anywhere else in the Maldives.
For beginners and those that would appreciate a guided tour of the reef, the Dive and Activity Centre and our own Resident Marine Biologist will assist you with an introduction to snorkeling and personal guided snorkel.
Our on-site Yoga instructor offers private and group sessions either in the purpose built yoga studio, in your villa or at the end of the jetty. A wide variety of yoga classes and meditation programs are provided at this private island in the Maldives, ranging from introductory to advanced level. We also offer sunrise and sunset yoga as well as therapeutic sessions.
The resort's culinary team invites you to a Maldivian cooking class where you will learn how to prepare a traditional Maldivian soup, curries and a whole Reef Fish marination.
The Chef and his team at this Five Star Hotel will take you on a culinary journey as you spend an eventful afternoon in the open kitchen at The Island Grill overlooking the ocean. Find out how to create the perfect marinade and how to grind and mix spices, before learning how to rub and apply them to your specially prepared dish. Special lessons for children can also be arranged on request. PADI COURSES
Discover Scuba Diving
While not an actual scuba certification, during the experience you’ll learn how to use scuba equipment in shallow water and get a quick and easy introduction to what it takes to explore the underwater world. In a matter of minutes you will be breathing underwater and marvelling at the fish all around you. You will learn some basic skills and safety rules that will carry over when you are ready to take the next step.
This is the first step to becoming an independent diver. The Scuba Diver course allows you to get certified quickly and easily by minimizing time constraints. Throughout this course you will learn the fundamentals of scuba diving. The course includes some knowledge development and confined water dives, followed by two open water dives.
Open Water Diver
This is your ticket to a lifetime of intense fund and adventure. The most widely recognised diving certification, once completed you will have the freedom of diving with a buddy, independent of a professional. The course includes five confined water dives, knowledge development and four open water dives.
Advanced Open Water Diver
Expand you diving knowledge by venturing further and deeper into the underwater kingdom. The course consists of five open water dives, including two specialties of your choosing.
Witness Bottlenose and Spinner dolphins jumping and spinning over the waves as they head into open water. Satisfy your curiosity and discover more about these intelligent creatures with our Resident Marine Biologist Accompanied by an experienced guide you will embark at sunset on a traditional Maldivian fishing Dhoni (boat) to learn the techniques of fishing using a hand line, hook, sinker and bait. Your catch will be prepared to your liking by the culinary team upon your return to the island. We provide tailor-made excursions that are nothing less than 100% pure Maldives. You could choose to drift to a local island to collect local spices and herbs with the Executive Chef, spend a couple of hours fishing for snappers and groupers onboard the Dhoni to be cooked fresh when you return back to the resort, have a lavish private picnic in a truly remote location on an uninhabited island or set off into the sunset looking for dolphins. Witness the humble island way of life and experience firsthand their relaxed pace and peaceful nature. Wander through the sandy streets and wave at the children playing in the streets or at school. Smell the delicious aromas wafting from the homes as you hear the call to prayer through the crow of the cockerels.
Learn about the native flora and fauna from our knowledgeable guide and Resident Marine Biologist. Journey To Island Creation:
Join us on a unique and interactive Journey into the heart of the Maldives and discover how this group of paradisiacal islands were created. Our Marine Biologist will guide you through the 5 stages of island creation from initial formation to a modern day environmental resort. Along the way you will physically and visually explore the features of each stage. Be transported by natural currents through island channels, snorkel at each stage and understand the varying flora and fauna of the differing periods in the life of an island. Lunch will take place on an uninhabited desert island before visiting an inhabited island to discover the real Maldives.
Journey to Island Creation is an experience unlike any other. An interactive excursion spanning 10, 000 years of history and evolution in one day.
Journey to Craft, Culture and History:
Join us on the second of three Journeys, a new and unique concept designed to explore the cultural, historical and environmental aspects of the Maldives. Journey to Craft, Culture and History will take you on a fascinating and interactive real time journey across three islands to view historical sites, typical island life, the history of Maldivian handicrafts and learn the role they played in the growth of the country.