Fuvahmulah is located in the administrative areas of the Gnaviyani Atoll. The name of the island has a means. “The island of the Areca nut palms.” in the local language.  The island is about 4.5 km by 1.2 km, with a submerged reef extending an additional three km southeast of the island.

Traditionally, Fuvahmulah was very difficult to access due to the fact it didn’t have a lagoon, and ocean swells heavily impact the island. However, the Maldivian government has funded island development. So, in the early 2000s, a harbor was built on the southeast tip of the island. In 2011, a domestic airport further opened the island up to the rest of the country.


 Most Beautiful Island in The Maldives 

TourRadar – search, compare, and book over 40,000 multi-day tours around the world.

Surprisingly, Fuvahmulah is widely considered the most beautiful of all the Maldivian islands. It is a single island atoll and the second largest island in the Maldives. So, The island geographically small island. Somehow, it is the home to a variety of habitats, ranging from tropical woodlands and wetlands, freshwater lakes, well-vegetated marshland areas. Also, it is home to white sandy beaches, gravel beaches, and fertile humus lands. Above all, The freshwater lakes and the marshland on the island are providing habitats for a variety of plants. Also, animals that are not found anywhere else in the Maldives.

Freshwater Lakes

Freshwater Lakes

The freshwater lakes (perfect for boating or fishing), as well as the great white sand beaches, are two of the primary attractions on the island of Fuvahmulah.

Top Activities on Fuvahmulah Island in the Maldives

Like any tropical island, swimming, beachgoing, sea kayaking, snorkeling, and generally exploring the dense, tropical vegetation are the most popular activities on Fuvahmulah

Black Sand Beach

In addition to the typical white sand beaches, Fuvahmulah also has a black sand beach and a pebble beach, which can’t be found anywhere else in the world. So, The Island has remarkable popularity comparison to others. In this case, the local community can be farming on the Island. And they supply most of fruits and vegetables such as watermelon, passion fruit, cucumber, tomato, carrot, cabbage, pepper, and eggplant.

As such, visitors can expect fresh, delicious meals during their stay! 

white sand beaches

Historical Buildings 

The island also has the ruins of an old Buddhist temple and some ancient mosques that make for a fascinating visit. 

Accommodation on Fuvahmulah


There are several options for visitors to stay in Fuvahmulah, ranging from extravagant five-star resorts to more affordable hotels. Additionally, some house and self-contained apartment rentals can be found on the island. 

  • Scuba Residence Hotel is one of the best.
  • Calyx Grand Fuvahmulah
  • Cottage 316 Fuvahmulah
  • Equator Holiday Inn
  • Endhaa, Haanaari Higun

More Travel Blogs

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /home4/travelle/public_html/wp-content/themes/parallelus-go-explore/single-destination.php on line 205


Find More  


Best Shopping Experiences in Singapore . With the best places for shopping in this article. By the way, Our prime purpose is to give you the best location for shopping in Singapore with other travel activities such as relaxation, dining, and adventure. Shopping in Singapore, everybody knows that Singapore is heaven in South East Asia for a shopaholic. This tiny island …

Continue reading  


Singapore Sex Hotels and Guests Friendly Hotels Guide! Singapore home to excellent Sex friendly and guests friendly world-class hotels. Also, Singapore itself is a beautiful travel destination with safe sex tourism, nightlife, erotic massage, attractions, and much more. Singapore shopping, attractions as well as a casual hookup nightlife events. And are you looking for a hotel not only to drop …

Continue reading  

Explore Nuwara Eliya which is fondly called Little England in Sri Lanka. Make a holiday here and discover the best time and places to visit.

Once tourists set foot on Nuwara Eliya, they will find a variety of recreational activities to do in this picturesque city clad in all natural beauty. on the other hand, Nuwara Eliya is known to have the famous 8 hole golf course in Asia.Nuwara Eliya is situated high up in the mountains. Due to the location, The Town has a …

Continue reading