Maldives
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Maldives

Description

Marvelous and mesmerizing - Maldives is the smallest Asian country in both land and population. Officially known as the Republic of Maldives, it lies in the Indian Ocean, southwest of India and Sri Lanka. The country comprising 1,192 coral islands, has more than 99 % of sea and less than 1 % of land. Notably, the nation has no counterpart in the entire world in respect of its unique geography and topography.

Also, comes as no surprise that it's one of the leading water-sport hubs in the world. The country is known to have some of the best dive sites in the world and the finest surf points.It is a snorkeling destination, a diver’s paradise, and a great spot for surfers. Some of the water sports activities that you can partake in the resorts - canoeing, catamaran sailing, water skiing, fun tube, kayaking, banana boat towing, wakeboarding, jet ski tours, parasailing, windsurfing, snorkeling, kitesurfing, and kneeboarding.

Some Information

Country : Maldives
Language Spoken : Dhivehi
Capital : Malé
Area (km2) : 298 km2
Cuurency : Maldivian rufiyaa
Timezone : GMT +05:00

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