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Places to visit in Fuvahmulah
Written by Arundhati Toshniwal on October 26, 2022 Share on

Places to Visit in Fuvahmulah, Maldives: Spellbinding Charms Awaits!

The Maldives is the chain of 26 atolls, each promising the best tropical experiences to every visitor. This heavenly paradise is well-known for its fine beaches, turquoise waters of Indian Ocean, lush foliage, phenomenal scenery and many best things to do in the Maldives. On your visit to the Maldives, plan your holiday to the wonderful Fuvahmulah island, situated at the southernmost tip of the Maldivian archipelago. 

This beautiful island is home to freshwater lakes, white sandy beaches, tropical woodlands and wetlands, flourishing fauna and flora and so much more to please your eyes with. This picture-perfect place will definitely take your breath away and offer you a travel experience like never before. Moreover, this place not only satisfies cravings for adventure sports but also offers relaxing and serene activities to partake in. Explore the spellbinding charm of the Fuvahmulah island on your Maldives packages and enhance your holiday experiences. 

Top Places to visit in Fuvahmulah, Maldives

Fuvahmulah has a plethora of attractions to explore that should not be missed, so, check out this list of top Fuvahmulah sightseeing in the Maldives and have a remarkable time spent with your loved ones. 

  • Kodakilhi Mud Bath
  • Thoondu Beach
  • Freshwater Lakes – Dhadimagi Kilhi and Bandaara Kilhi 
  • Fuvahmulah Nature Park 
  • Underwater World
  • Ancient Ruins

1. Kodakilhi Mud Bath

Mud bath may sound obnoxious but believe me nature is the best therapy you can have to relax and rejuvenate your mind, body and soul. Your Fuvahmulah visit is totally incomplete if you skip the popular Kodakilhi Mud Bath. Dive into a state of happiness and relaxation by participating in a therapeutic mud bath at Kodakilhi which is located within the Bandaara Kilhi wetland area. The mud of Kodakilhi is said to be rich in minerals, which are highly effective for toning your skin and relaxing your body. You can even hire a guide to have a better experience of mud baths. Get ready to have a unique experience on your Maldives vacation and etch your minds forever with these happy memories. 

Places to visit in Fuvahmulah
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2. Thoondu Beach

There is no Maldives trip, without visiting the beach! Thoondu is an amazing beach and tops on the list of places to visit in Fuvahmulah and is located in the Northern end of the island. The beach is filled with white smooth, round and sparkling pebbles and crystal clear waters. Enjoy an acupressure barefoot walk experience that will relax your foot. Admire scenic views of sky changing colours from blue to orange and orange to pink and then dark blue with shining stars. You can also participate in surfing, skimboarding, jet skiing, wakeboarding, and so many more thrilling activities. Get caught in the moment and cherish these memories for a lifetime.

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3. Freshwater Lakes – Dhadimagi Kilhi and Bandaara Kilhi 

Another amazing places to visit in Fuvahmulah is Dhadimagi Kilhi and Bandaara Kilhi, two freshwater lakes at Fuvahmulah island that offer charming views and great vibes. These lakes are surrounded by a big wetland area and are home to various historical sites such as Haviththa, Vash Veu, and Gemmiski. You can even enjoy both boating and swimming in these freshwater lakes. In 2012, the Maldivian government declared Dhadimagi Kilhi as a protected area of Fuvahmulah island. There is a boardwalk in Dhadimagi Kilhi wetland area that provides incredible views that need to be captured in your camera and to be stored forever.

Places to visit in Fuvahmulah
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4. Fuvahmulah Nature Park 

Fuvahmulah Nature Park is settled at Dhadimagi Kilhi that offers magnificent views and lush greenery. This is one of those places to visit in Fuvahmulah that is not only perfect for sightseeing but also great for participating in swimming, pedal boating, canoe riding or renting bikes at very nominal prices to explore vibrant surroundings. Plan a picnic with your family, friends, or partner and build some fantastic memories. You can even rent a BBQ grill and tables to have a proper lunch prepared all by yourself in the middle of nature, sounds amazing, right! 

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5. Underwater World 

Fuvahmulah is a world-famous diving destination and has a thriving marine life and colourful coral reefs. You can be friends with many marine creatures such as Thresher Shark, Oceanic Manta, Schooling Hammerheads, Mola Mola and many more. Explore the magnificent house reef, diving from the best locations in the country. Make unique memories and fill your bucket with love and happiness.

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6. Ancient Ruins

Fuvahmulah has an enticing history and actual traces that speak about the journey of Buddhism in the Maldives. The intriguing culture of Buddhism before the advent of Islam can be explored on the island. One of the ancient ruins known as Havitta is believed to be the remains of an ancient Buddhist stupa, which in present time is covered by a 40-foot-high mound. Due to lack of systematic excavations, the actual shape of the stupa is not visible, but some stones are the evidence of the stupa. Another ancient ruin is the popular Vasho Veyo. It is an old, deep well that has steps leading to the water. It is said that locals built it using corals and used it to draw water. 

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Best Restaurants to Eat in Fuvahmulah

The fascinating island of Fuvamulah is well-known for its fertile land and has an abundance production of best-quality tropical fruits and vegetables. The island also serves the best and high-quality seafood, making your dining experience a quite wondrous experience. Satisfy your hunger with fresh and delicious dishes that will relish your taste buds and offer you joy. This destination is a complete package that promises you with the best of the best. 

  • Pebbles by Royal
  • Real Breeze
  • Highway 29
  • Maaneyre Beeva
  • The Royal Restaurant

Get ready to experience a unique Maldivian way of life at the popular island of Fuvahmulah. With white beaches, turquoise waters, mouthwatering cuisine, picturesque views, lush greenery, and tropical vibes, this place has it all. Fulfil your vacation cravings by booking a magnificent Maldives honeymoon package from Pickyourtrail at great prices. You can even customise your Maldives itinerary the way you wish to and have a vacation on your terms and conditions. Reach out to our travel experts to clear all your doubts. See you soon 🙂

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