The Maldives is a long haul holiday destination for most of our guests and, when travelling this far, experiencing some of the local culture sets the destination apart from a multitude of other tropical beach escapes. Those wanting to get to the heart of Maldives culture, can use the Innahura App to view and book their experiences:
Local Island Moments – Kurendhoo Island
Get a glimpse of local Maldivian island life, discover the customs, the food, and the day-to-day activities on a neighbouring local island. Travel by dhoni boat to the local island of Kurendhoo and take a historical and cultural tour, shop for souvenirs, enjoy tea, coffee and Heddika, a typical Maldivian dish, and become familiar with some me Maldivian flora and fauna.
Traditional Sunrise Fishing
Start the day with traditional Maldivian hand line fishing and watch the beautiful sunrising over Lhaviyani Atoll. Perfected over centuries, this sustainable fishing method is still practiced today and this excursion offers you the chance to test your skills, patience and luck! Our local boat crew will be on hand to assist and pass on some valuable hints! We sometimes see dolphins on this trip so look out across the ocean as well as down at your line! Your fresh catch can be provided for lunch or dinner at Dhoni restaurant. If early mornings are not part of your idea holiday itinerary, you can opt for the Traditional Sunset Fishing instead.
Maldives History & Cultural Evening
Held once a week, after dinner at Sand Bar, enjoy traditional Bodu Beru drumming and dancing and find out more about Maldivian life. No booking required, see you there!