In an ocean locked nation, the Maldives, you may not be able to explore a lot of land-based animals. But you are sure to explore the best of marine life, birdlife, and green life in this amazing destination.
Seabirds are very common in the Maldives, thanks to the oceanic atmosphere all around. Out of over 100 species of birds, around 40 are seabirds such as white terns and frigate birds.
Fish in the Maldives
Did you know that the Maldives waters are home to over 2000 species of fish? Among them, yellow tuna, barracuda, snapper, moray eels, butterflyfish, and batfish are the most common.
Sharks and other underwater species
All Maldives resorts the likes of Anantara Veli Maldives Resort offer snorkelling and diving opportunities upon the request of the visitors. Different types of sharks, whales, and dolphins are among the most important water creatures you’ll meet during your experience.
If you happen to visit the northern and southern islands of the Maldives, you’ll realize that their soils are much more fertile. These parts of the country have mango coconut palm and plantain trees in abundance.