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Why Artificial Beach is special ?
Artificial Beach, for people in Male, this is a place where they can go to have some fresh air. The Maldives is famous for its beautiful white sandy beaches but its capital city Male is not blessed with beaches. So for the people of Male an artificial beach has been constructed. It receives hundreds of visitors in the late afternoon. Infact, the beach is now not just meant for enjoying an evening walk or a swim, but it also is gaining popularity as a number of entertainment and cultural activities take place here like carnivals, parades, different kinds of water sports, live music shows and so on.
What to explore at Artificial Beach?
Though, there are a number of beautiful white sandy beaches in Maldives, but its capital city, where all the commercial activities are carried out, is unfortunately not blessed with beaches. Artificial Beach is the only beach in Malé where you can chat with the locals in the afternoon, take a walk, listen to live music show, or enjoy various carnivals. At this Artificial Beach, you are free to enjoy the atmosphere and taste a lot of delicious local food nearby. The beach is always full of kids and tourists which deserves the best place to hide the heat in Male.
How to get to Artificial Beach?
The beach is reachable by foot , about 0.5 km from Hulhule Airport terminal. If you are somewhere in Male city, you can ride a bus, get off at the Artificial Beach Bus Stop (bus number 101, 402), or you can go by taxi.
- A nice place to hang out in Male City
- Lovely little surprise in Male
- Nice to chill and watch the world go by
- Best place for the kids to play
- Nice winds and cool shades around
Artificial Beach, Male, Maldives
Tips for you
It does not sound very enticing, but this area is so fun to visit and its free so perfect for the kids to play and tire themselves out. It is near the swim track, which is also cordoned off from the sea, with stone blocks. That is also another spot to visit, and to go for light snorkelling!
Super nice and great place, enjoying the blue water and watching kids playing around; at same time there is a cafe that serve the great masala tea.