During our stay in Maafushi island we had two days to go around outside the island.
We went Island Hopping on day 1 with the hotel crew. We visited one of Maldives sand dunes which are so breathtakingly beautiful and then went to one of their picnic lunch where we have free time to explore the island while the hotel crew preparing BBQ lunch.
Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru
Step into a luxury barefoot tropical paradise where the ocean meets the sky. Be mesmerized by Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru’s all-natural beauty nestled at the heart of North Male’ Atoll, just a 20-minutes speedboat ride away from Velana International Airport. Take respite in this picturesque island’s all-pool villas situated under swaying palm trees. Discover the vibrant Maldives underwater world and explore the Indian Ocean via a luxury Catamaran. Embark on a delightful culinary experience that will set your heart a bliss. A complete rejuvenating holiday comes with time-honored Asian-inspired treatments at the award-winning Banyan Tree Spa.
On day 2 we took a full day package at Banyan Tree Resort and spend our day exploring the resort, play on their beach, lunch and snorkeling in their house reef. We got to see baby shark. Too bad I didn’t bring underwater camera.