Things to do

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Resort Trips

Maafushi is located in South Male’ Atoll, a tourist hot spot in Maldives. Maafushi Island is surrounded by many famous up-market luxury resorts with a whole heap of activities, gastronomy and much more.

Holiday Lodge offers guests a unique chance to experience all of the goodness of these fine resorts where you can stay during the day paying only an entrance fee and the boat trip. This is the perfect option for budget travelers and those who want simultaneously experience local life and luxury resorts.

Here are some of the resorts we arrange trips to.

  • Anantara Digu Resort & Spa
  • Biyaadhoo Island Resort
  • Fihaalhohi Island Resort
  • Holiday Inn Kandooma
  • Fun Island Resort



The surrounding waters of Maldives are literally a city under water.

The crystal clear waters offer visibility up to 60 meters – a rarity in the world of divers.

This combined with the veritable mine of aquatic life makes Maldives a top diving destination – a dream destination of divers from around the world.

Waters are warm, comfortable and most importantly, safe for first timers as well as more experienced.



Night fishing is a special Maldivian form of evening entertainment in which you could enjoy the peace and stillness of the night under starry skies while you fish for snapper or grouper, and end the evening with a barbecue prepared with your very own catch.

Join us under the starlight in the atoll lagoon using hand lines and raw fish as bait. Experience the ‘true Maldivian fishing tales’ and an evening to remember. The Dhoni crew will be on hand to help you bring in your catch.




Maadhoo Finolhu

This uninhabited Picnic Island is approximately 1 km long and 150 meters wide with a picture perfect sand bar.

Maadhoo has pleasant walking tracks and is well-vegetated. The white sandy beaches are idyllic, with a beautiful lagoon for a swim in the crystal clear water.



Furafathi or commonly knows Sexy Beach is a deserted sandbank near Maafushi Island.  If you ever wish you were alone in the world with your loved one, this a unique, dream come true experience.

With nothing but a few birds in sight, you are left on your own to enjoy the crystal clear waster around the sandbank.


Water Sports

In a country with over 99% water and less than 1% land, the possibilities for fun-filled activities in the water are almost inexhaustible.
Watersports activities available include;

  • Surfing
  • Wind surfing
  • Water skii
  • Jetskii
  • Donut and Funbed rides
  • Catamaran sailing and banana rides


Manta Cruise

Experiencing the beauty of the manta ray up close and personal is an experience you will always cherish. The manta rays live in the Maldives year – round, migrating from one part of the atoll t o another depending on t he season. Manta rays do not have stinger s like the Sting Rays , mantas are completely safe to be around


Whale Shark Cruise

Snorkel with the largest and rarest fish in t he world, Whale Sharks. The whale shark is a slow- moving filter feeding shark and the largest known extant fish species . It is NOT a whale. The whale shark is up to 46 feet ( 14 m) , weighing up t o 15 tons. They are usually found i n Ari Atoll.


Dolphin & Sunset Cruise

Sunset cruises are among the most romantic activities pursuable while holidaying in the Maldives.

Visitors can choose a cruise around the Indian ocean with a loved one on t he s hip’s deck as they watch the sun go down. Occasionally it’s possible to catch glimpses of schools of dolphins as the boat winds its way along its course.


Private Dinner & Boduberu

Enjoy an unforgettable evening under a canopy of stars with only the sounds of the ocean and the gentle sea breezes to distract you.  We setup an intimate dining table on sand bank or a beach, where your personal butler serve you a special dinner of your choice. We can also lighten up the place with a  traditional boduberu performance.