The secret lies in the island of Velavaru. Turtle Island situated in the northern corner of South Nilandhe Atoll. Velavaru is about 150km from Male’ International Airport and can be reached in 45 minutes.
Transfer: The seaplane trip to Velavaru, flying Trans Maldivian Airways will provide you with a Birds’ eye view of the magnificent reefs of South Male’ Atoll. The Island: Velavaru, opened in December 1998, is an average sized island by Maldivian standards and is approximately 500m in length by 200m wide, is the second resort in the atoll. The buildings on Velavaru blend in with the thick local vegetation and coconut palms crating the relaxed environment of the Maldives. Velavaru, Turtle Island, with its wide sandy beaches bordered by the shimmering turquoise lagoon is the tropical island.