A paradise on Earth, Maldives offer its tourists with serene snowy white beaches surrounded by turquoise lagoons and blue water of the Ocean, breathtaking coral gardens, greenery of palm trees and clear sky. The island has a refreshing setting that promises calmness and ample of opportunities to relax. This cluster of more than thousands of small coral islands that are beautifully lying on the Indian Ocean makes sure that each and every moment of yours is spent well. No matter what is your purpose of visits, be it honeymooning or wedding trip, family vacation or an adventure tour, you will have umpteen numbers of options catering to your specific needs and requirements. Tourists of all age group and coming from different parts of the world are offered with varied options to keep themselves entertained throughout their stay in Maldives. Apart from a soothing atmosphere and breathtaking natural beauty, the Island of Maldives offers excitement and adventure in the form of various water sports and excursions.
One of the popular water sports amongst tourists is water skiing. The sport not only presents tourists with thrill and excitement but also provide them with the opportunity to be amidst the best of natural settings. The environment of Maldives is favourable for the sport making it one of the best places to go for water skiing. Gentle breeze caressing and calm weather add on to the charm of the sport. In this sport, you are pulled behind a boat or a cable ski installation on water of Indian Ocean, skimming the surface. Though water skiing is mostly enjoyable and easy in Maldives, it is better to avoid the sport during the months from June through September. During the rainy season which starts from June till September, it can become difficult to water ski with the high winds, rain and rough, choppy ocean currents.
What make water skiing all the more special is the availability of excellent facilities and proper guidance on the island. Most of the resorts and hotels in Maldives offer good facilities and have experts to assist you throughout the sport. You also have lifeguards to help you out whenever and if needed, especially if you are trying the sport for the first time. With proper safety measures and high end facilities along with suitable environmental conditions, water skiing in Maldives makes for a memorable experience.
There are many other sports as well that you can go for during your Maldives vacation. Some of these are wake boarding, banana riding, catamaran rides, parasailing, fun tubes, mono skiing, kite surfing, glass bottom boat, snorkelling, fishing, scuba diving, and various other excursions. The island offers suitable conditions for all these as well. For instance, high visibility of water which is up to 15 - 40 metres (50 - 130 feet), moderate water temperature along with rich marine life constituting almost 70 different species of colourful coral reefs and more than 700 species of fishes and other aqua creatures make these sports all the more enjoyable.