Welcome to the Gan Island

Nestled on the southernmost island of the Maldives, the Gan Island is a beautiful and secluded island that is famous among tourists. With golden beaches and crystal-clear waters, the Gan Island is famous for water sports and has some of the most luxurious resorts in the Maldives.

Top things to see and do in Gan Island

  • Enjoy a relaxing day on the sandy beach, sip on tender coconut water and take a lovely swim in the calm, crystal-clear waters.
  • Take a sunset boat ride and go dolphin-watching in the open sea for a fantastic and romantic experience.
  • Spend some time in nature and explore the Mangrove forests. A must-visit for all nature enthusiasts.
  • Visit Koattey Magu/Eedhigali, which is located in the topmost portion of Feydhoo Island, and take a walk among the large area of fauna and flora.
  • Go island hopping and explore all the islands. Visit Maradhoo-Hankede, which is known for its narrow patches of land with the sea on both sides.

Maldives is a food haven for seafood lovers. Try the local seafood like Garudhiya (fish soup), Mas Huni (shredded smoked tuna) and Masroshi (tune stuffed chapati), which is a speciality.

Tips for travellers

The reefs of the Gan Island are very famous for snorkelling and scuba diving. Have an unforgettable experience observing millions of different colourful reef fishes. Book a scuba diving tour and explore the unique and colourful corals. Explore the shipwrecks for an adventure under the sea.

Travel ideas

Useful information about the Gan Island, the Maldives

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  • GMT+5 Time Zone
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  • Maldivian rufiyaa Currency
  • Dhivehi Languages
  • 230 V, 50 Hz, type C/D/G/J/K/L plug Power adapter

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