Maamigili, otherwise called 'Whale Shark Island' is an occupied island and the solitary air terminal in South Ari (Alif Dhaal) Atoll. There are a couple of guesthouses, and it's a well known base for jumpers, who particularly love remaining here for the simple admittance to Dhidhdhoo Beyru with its whale sharks. Maamigili is additionally the ideal decision for the explorer who needs something in excess of  a veritable association with the way of life and a spending amicable encounter of the generally beautiful costly Maldives. 

Maamigili island, South Ari Atoll is situated at the core of luxury Maldives whale shark point known as the "Maldives Whale Shark Home". Maamigili whale shark point is the unrivaled spot where this delightful agreeable untamed life can be discovered, Maamigili whale shark point is fame as the subsequent best spot in Asia to snorkel and plunge with this astonishing huge fish. Loads of vacationer who visit Maldives , jumping and swimming decide to remain in South Ari Atoll for this one explanation.


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How to Get: Transfers

How to Get: Transfers

The most helpful approach to arrive at Maamigili from Male' is Homegrown Transporter FLYME. Normally there are five to six flights every day and the timetable differs. Prescribed to book ahead of time. The homegrown flight are bookable straightforwardly by visitor through Flyme site on FIT rate or our inn staffs would be all the more then glad to help the visitor in making the homegrown flight reservation under our uncommon contracted rate. If it's not too much trouble, let your's lodging staff know and they will be book for your benefit. Installment can be settled up on Check In. Charge Shifts for Local people and Work License Holders. The flight likewise works during evening time to cook the night appearances. The costs for the homegrown flight are as underneath; Flying time is 25 minutes. There is an ATM on the island. 

Rates: Grown-up: US$210 (Return), Kid (2 - 11.9 Years): US$105 (Return), Kid: US$53 (One way) 

Speedboat Move 

There are numerous two sorts of speedboat move in Maldives, it is private speedboat move which is accessible whenever of day or night and timetable public speedboat move which just accessible on explicit date and time. The speedboat move from Male' to Maamigili Island typically requires an hour and a half and run day by day with the exception of Friday. For speedboat reservations, if it's not too much trouble, contact your inn for additional subtleties. 

Jorney time is 2h 15min. Withdrawing from Male' at 15:00, from Maamigili at 06:40. Passages: One way - US$50, full circle - US$100 

Travel MTCC Ship Dhoni (Public Transportation) 

MTCC ship transportation is the most well-known methods for transportation utilized by local people in the Maldives. This is additionally the most least expensive exchange choice accessible to go around Maldive Islands. Despite the fact that MTCC ship move is modest an opportunity to go from Male' to Maamigili is around 6 hours. Notwithstanding, during this time on ship you may appreciate an essential ocean venture that goes on for 6 hours, holding back to experience some flying fishes and Dolphins whenever. For more data check here 

from Male to Maamigili Airport. Leaving at 09:00, Villingili Ship Terminal (Saturday, Monday, Wednesday) 

from Maamigili to Male. Withdrawing at 07:00 (Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday) 

Toll: Mrf 53 (US$3.54) one way 

Private Timetable Public Ship Maamigili 

Male to Maamigili - (Monday and Thursday, at 23:00, leaving from Anni Pier) 

Maamigili to Male - (Saturday and Wednesday, at 23:00 depating from Maamigili Breakwater) 

Rates: One Way US$35.00 (AC Class), Return Outing US$70.00 (AC Class) 

Note: Ticket can be bought from MTCC Ship, Male'

The Island

The Island

With a crowd of in excess of 2300 spirits, Maamigili is the biggest and most crowded islet of Alif Dhaal Atoll which line the South Ari Marine Ensured Territory( MPA). Just as exhibiting Ari Atoll's just air outstation, Maamigili is a bustling fishing islet with two harbors. Estate Global Air terminal Maamigili opened on October 1, 2011 as a homegrown air outstation. In 2013, it was moved over to global air terminal morals. Major fiscal exercises of the occupants incorporate fishing, work, the trip assiduity related workshop, development, boat structure and carpentry. In discrepancy to any remaining islets in this Atoll, it's typically round fit as a swindle, attributable to its situation on one of the edge and largest diverts in the Marine Assurance Region. The factual islet is a neighborhood islet being developed and at the main sight not what you'd anticipate from Maldives, but rather it gives an extraordinary gaping point to day by day peregrinations which the near individualities are glad to put together for you.

The fishing city is in the islet's eastern half. From the profound water harbor prompts the central avenue that extends east to west directly through the core of the islet. First and foremost, you'll discover different shops then, while vacationer memorial shops rule the eastern finish of the road. At the western finish of the road there's a awful synagogue , a clinical focus, a academy and a metropolitan office.

Maamigili's inhabitants are appertained to for their benevolence and charity generally speaking. The near The trip assiduity Demonstration of 2009, the public authority of the Maldives, denies the deal and application of liquor in auberges and caller houses grounded on neighborhood islets. Generally speaking, hot potables are served at the retreats near by, and Whaleshark Maamigili offers a wide choice of resort peregrinations for all spending plans.



Maamigili is situated at the most renowned region for Whale Shark investigations. The island is only 20 minutes away by boat to these celebrated experience. Whale sharks is the greatest fish of the sea and the south of Ari Atoll is an incredible spot to jump and snorkel with this stunning animals. 

Whale sharks are biggest known fish that swim near the edge of the reef surface. Whale sharks are channel taking care of sharks, however it has an immense menu its number one feast is microscopic fish. It is realized that Whale sharks can reach up to 12 meters long and 20 tons in weight. Whale sharks live typically in tropical and warm oceans, Maldives is an ideal area for whale shark watching. Whale sharks are pelagic fish that can plunge further than 1.000 meters, which can be spotted both during jumping and swimming excursions. 

Whale sharks in Maldives can be recognized the entire year around. South Ari Atoll, Maamigili whale shark point is a marine ensured zone. Be that as it may, looking for whale sharks and some other such animals relies a piece upon karma as well. As per marine measurements whale shark season in Maldives is generally during December to May around 3 to 5 hours before elevated tide. At Maamigili you can expect the best whale shark swimming excursions in Maldives with a triumph pace of 75% lasting through the year.

Scuba Diving

Scuba Diving

Shamar Guesthouse and Jump is the just divebase on Maamigili and arranged right at the Indian Sea. The divecenter (PADI® Guaranteed) gives fun jumping to the most lovely destinations in the South Ari Atoll and plunge cources from OWD to divemaster. Jump with the whalesharks after a 10 min. boat ride. Manta beams are just 30 min. far away by boat. Swimming stuff rental: Blades + Cover + Snorkel for $9/day

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