Tropical Maldivian archipelago made up of over a 1000 little islands has the sea as its main attraction. It is then no wonder that fishing within the ancient ‘fisher nation’ is one of the most popular activities enjoyed by all visitors to the country.
Ancient Fisher Nation
Fishing is the main source of income for the Maldives. Most essential items are imported to the country with vegetables and fruits grown in miniature crops on a few of the fertile islands. Fishing from the days of yore has been the main survival method for these islanders who closely guard and protect the marine life thriving within the Indian Ocean.
Eco-Friendly Fishing in the Maldives
Fishing laws are strict in the Maldives with a carefully laid out infrastructure that offers protection to the nation’s main economy earner. The top luxury resorts Maldives is home to ensure all fishing expeditions conform to these standards.
Deep Sea Fishing in the Maldives
There are many deep sea fishing expeditions on offer across the Maldives resorts. You can choose an expedition that best suits your caliber of expertise, for example, Man Vs. Beast by PER AQUUM Niyama Maldives goes on the trail of huge sailfish while others offer expert guides that ensure even amateur anglers head to show with an impressionable catch. Jacks, Trevally, swordfish, giant tuna and much more traverse the warm waters of the Indian Ocean making any deep sea fishing expedition a resounding success.
Night Fishing in the Maldives
This adventure is as thrilling and romantic as it sounds. Sail into the setting sun on a fishing tour organized by your Maldives hotel. As the stars crowd the sky little silvery fish are visible beneath the shimmering waves. Enjoy casting your line and catching the fish which can be taken to a deserted island and cooked by the onboard chef, as a meal to be enjoyed on a beach engulfed under the light of the moon.
Caleb Falcon is a travel writer who specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travellers.