Surrounded by palm-fringed sandy beaches, epic coral hidden beneath the clear turquoise waters and endless days of radiant sunshine, Cinnamon Velifushi Maldives is a luxurious hideaway set on a tropical island. With a variety of restaurants embarking on gastronomical excursions and architecture that brings the best of Italian artisan-ship to tropical South Asia, Cinnamon Velifushi Maldives creates the benchmark for luxury resorts in the Maldives.
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1. Make your arrival and announcement
Located in the middle of the eastern barrier, Cinnamon Velifushi Maldives ushers its guests by seaplane with a panoramic vista of the resort and the neighbouring blue sea. Fasten your seat belts and experience luxury even before stepping foot on the resort, as the sea plan soars high giving you a bird’s eye view of the picturesque Maldives.
2. Diving head first into a psychedelic escapade
Diving in the Maldives is an experience one must endure. While the nooks and crannies of the archipelago are brimming with quintessential tropical beauty, its marine life remains intriguing and alluring. Vaavu Atoll, Cinnamon Velifushi Maldives’s surrounding territory remains one of the least populated in the Maldives, giving a haven and a pristine area for marine life.
Before the equatorial sun shines bright above the ocean, dive into the waters of Vaavu Atoll for a private parade of tropical marine life. Swim up close to giant turtles, majestic manta rays and an endless collection of diverse fish including puffer fish, stone fish, clown fish and hundreds of others lighting up the coral reefs with kaleidoscopic spectacle.
3. Sail off into the sunset
Settle in on a local dhoni or a boat for a rejoiceful voyage on the serene waters soaking in the mesmerising sunset views. On rare occasions you may be joined by the eccentric company of the dolphins, masquerading along the cruise in magical synchrony. Settle into your seats with a glass of sparkling wine and delectable canapes as the crisp blue sky turns golden over the Indian Ocean, with uninterrupted views of the calm ocean waters and the white sandy beaches as a stunning backdrop. This enchanting excursion typically takes around two hours, enabling you to truly savour the experience and take in the magical moments.
4. Reel in the perfect catch
If your mind nudges for a bit of hustle amidst a luxurious holiday, hop on board a dhoni and sail off to the reef as the dusk falls around you for a tranquil sunset fishing ride. Using a hand-held line and bait, learn the art of angling, hook, line and sinker the way the Maldivian fishermen have for centuries. As you wait, playful dolphins or the soft ripples of the waters will keep you company. With a little bit of luck, you’d be able to snag several groupers, barracuda or snappers for a delicious feast for tomorrow!
5. Grab your seat to explore the islands
With so much beauty surrounding our humble abode at the Cinnamon Velifushi Maldives, the best way to explore the island is to canoe around the atoll. Canoeing allows you to move at your whim, gliding through the crystal clear waters, soaking in the quintessential beauty this tropical oasis serves on a silver platter. Paddle your way through the cerulean waters, grooving to the soft tunes of water lapping against the canoe, and the birds chirping away. Enjoy endless days of fun in the sun at Cinnamon Velifushi Maldives rediscovering the little things that make you smile.
Here at the Cinnamon Velifushi Maldives, life takes on a sweeter side. From dipping toes in our sandy beaches before the tropical sun peaks to savouring summer in a spoonful with delectable cuisine flipped fresh and perfect; the Maldives transcends you to a space caught between fantasy and reality. Discover the ethereal beauty hidden amidst these water villas in the Maldives at the opulent Cinnamon Velifushi Maldives.