Many of Maldives’s highlights can be found near to Athuruga, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Among the places not to miss are the fabulous Fish Head Dive Site and the incredible Himendhoo Thila. If you have time, don’t miss the Fesdu House Reef and Gaathafushi Island.
If you love nature and wildlife, head to some of the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. If you are up for a walk take the family to one of the local beaches, such as Malhoss Thila in Fesdu Island.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, think about making a reservation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Take your pick from the Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo, the Constance Moofushi All Inclusive, Moofushi Island, or the W Retreat & Spa Maldives, Fesdu Island.