North Male Atoll is a collection of around 50 islands that make
up part of the Maldives. Lying in the eastern part of the Maldives,
North Male Atoll is just above South Male Atoll and is known for
its relaxed and laid-back atmosphere. The cluster of islands that
form North Male Atoll sit close together surrounding a lagoon
within the Indian Ocean and are one of the most popular areas
amongst visitors to the Maldives.
Who is North Male Atoll suitable for?
A North Male Atoll holiday is ideal for those wanting a luxury
beach break with white sand and clear blue sea, drenched in endless
sunshine. It's a top pick for honeymooners thanks to its romantic
atmosphere and secluded setting.
What are the beaches like in North Male Atoll?
As you'd expect from a resort made up of numerous small islands,
the beaches in North Male Atoll are breath taking. Soft sand
leading into clear seas that are invitingly warm and lined with
lush coconut palms then backed by further vegetation.
The perfect beach conditions also make water sports hugely popular.
Many visitors flock to the Maldives for the diving, and the islands
of North Male Atoll are no exception. Get up close with the local
marine life whilst exploring nearby coral reefs with the help of
If diving isn't your thing there's numerous other water sports
available including windsurfing, water-skiing and parasailing or
why not try your hand at surfing - a favourite among many visitors
on a holiday to North Male Atoll.
Sightseeing in North Male Atoll
Amongst the islands of North Male Atoll is Male, the capital of
the Maldives. Be sure to pay a visit to Male for a chance to
embrace traditional island life. The city is a mix of old and new
and the waterfront market and Grand Mosque are particularly popular
With so many small islands there's also lots of boat rides
available to you on your North Male Atoll holiday including dolphin
watching, big game fishing and trips to uninhabited islands.