Bandos Island Holidays
Holidays to Bandos Island
Bandos Island is one of a stretch that makes up the holiday paradise that is the Maldives. Its one of the largest and most established resorts in the Maldives and a popular pick with holidaymakers for its stunning scenery and range of activities. A Bandos Island holiday is perfect for those wanting a secluded beach break with a cosmopolitan air.
The best time to visit Bandos Island
Many choose a holiday to Bandos Island during the winter months due to its guaranteed sunshine. You'll find pleasant temperatures and up to nine hours of sunshine a day between October and February.
February and March are said to be the hottest and driest months although Bandos Island experiences a tropical climate with little variation in temperature throughout the year. June to September is the island's rainy season, but don't let that put you off - the rain simply provides a refreshing break from the hot sun.
Activities on Bandos Island
Bandos Island holidays are a popular choice with divers who are attracted to the fantastic marine life. The house reef that sits 50 metres from the island offers a chance to see turtles, sharks and a variety of fish.
As well as diving, numerous other water sports are available including canoeing, parasailing and windsurfing and snorkelling is very popular in the clear warm water. Bandos Island holidays also attract anglers, who are interested to try bait-less big game fishing.
Excursions from Bandos Island
Bandos Island is only a short boat ride away from Male, the island capital of the Maldives. Take a trip here and wander around the city's galleries and museums to get a taste of traditional Maldivian life.
After spending the day surrounded by people why not take a trip to an uninhabited island for a relaxed swim in idyllic surroundings. Then in the evening, why not try night fishing? Or if you want a more relaxed activity an evening boat cruise could be for you.
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