The sheer number of over the top luxurious and classy bare foot resorts in the Maldives can leave one pondering for days over picking a favorite, let alone make a list. With careful consideration on factors such as location, size of the island, type of beach, fauna, underwater wildlife and the obvious elements such as cuisine, service quality and accommodation settings in mind, the below archive comes to fruition.
Numerous local islands located in Kaafu Atoll (Male’ Atoll) that are reachable via speed boat within a matter of minutes have gained popularity among countless budget travelers. Experiencing the Maldives without the luxuries has it’s pros and cons. Here we list down a number of islands which we personally feel are worth visiting. Perhaps spend a night or two before or after a splurge in the luxuries of the resorts?