Raa Atoll Holidays
Raa Atoll is a collection of islands in the north of the Maldives. It is one of the biggest atolls in the Maldives with more than 90 islands, although only 16 are officially inhabited.
The most popular resorts within Raa Atoll are Ungoofaaru, the capital, as well as Kinolhas, Vaadhoo and Meedhupparu. Each island has something different to offer but no matter which you pick you're guaranteed picturesque views, amazing weather and a laid back atmosphere.
What are the beaches like in Raa Atoll?
The unspoilt beaches on the islands within Raa Atoll offer plenty of secluded spots for relaxed sunbathing. If you're looking for more energetic ways to spend your time on your Raa Atoll holiday then there are lots of watersports available including snorkeling and windsurfing. Diving, as with most resorts in the Maldives, is hugely popular due to the breathtaking array of colourful marine life.
Sightseeing in Raa Atoll
The sights on a holiday to Raa Atoll are all natural, beautiful and free. Take time to wander amongst the palm trees that line the soft white sands or explore the varying landscape of the different islands to experience every side of the Maldives. With Raa Atoll being made up of lots of islands surrounded by water there's a huge amount of marine life circling the resort. Dolphins and whales are often spotted and the array of colourful fish is simply breathtaking.
If you want to see some traditional Maldivian life then head to the island of Alifushi where they still build the local dhoni fishing boats.
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