Diving and snorkelling with more manta rays than I could count at Hani Faru Bay in Baa Atoll in the Northern Maldives. It is one of the best spots for mantas anywhere on Earth.
Louisa, Original Traveller
Islands. There's something strangely comforting about holidaying in 'splendid isolation', and while that phrase originally applied to the British Isles, some rather more sunny examples exist in the Indian Ocean.
Why we think you’ll love it
- While the highest point in the Maldives is a mere 7.9 ft above sea level, the towering Piton des Neiges on Réunion is a more impressive 10,069 ft
- Learn more and find out when to go in our in-depth guide