MALE` CITY

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Male' is the capital city of the Maldives and the seat of the official, lawmaking body and legal branches of the administration of the Maldives. Male' is likewise the monetary and business capital of the nation. Likewise significant government workplaces, banks and organizations depend on Male'.

Male' city is a standout amongst the most thickly populated urban areas of the world. Authoritatively neighboring islands of Villingili and Hulhumale' are considered as voting demographics of Male' City. Hulhumale' is a misleadingly recovered island. 

You can achieve the clamoring capital of the Maldives by means of ship water crafts worked round the clock between the airplane terminal island Hulhule' and Male' City.
There are luxury and budget plan accommodations offering convenience in the capital. Various tasteful visitor houses have likewise opened up in neighboring Hulhumale' and Villingili islands reachable through ship vessels and pace dispatch exchanges. 

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Attractions

male' city 

~ A small city floating on the open ocean with beautiful places to visit ~

Republic Square

When you arrived to Male' you will be welcomed by a titan banner situated in the Republic Square gladly showing the national shades of the Maldives. This square has a little stop where local people and guests hang-out. The Republic Square is discovered near the north shore of Male'.
Right beside the Republic Square you will discover the Headquarters of the Maldivian National Defense Force and Maldivian Police Service. The Islamic Center is likewise found by the square. 

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Islamic Centre

The Islamic Center opened in 1984, is a prevalent fascination for voyagers. The Islamic Center is known for superb structural planning combined with conventional Maldivian and Islamic ideas. The heavenly brilliant vaults of the Center trimming the horizon of Male'. The inside of the mosque is embellished with complicated wood carvings and Arabic calligraphy.
The building houses the biggest mosque in the Maldives named after the national saint of the nation Sultan Muhammad Thakurufaanu Al Auzam. It likewise has an extensive gathering lobby, various workplaces and an Islamic library. 

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Friday Mosque

The Friday Mosque is a testament to Maldivian craftsmanship. The mosque was originally built in 1658. The Friday Mosque was mainly built using coral stones. These coral stones display elaborate stone carvings. This historic building preserves to this day traditional Maldivian art forms like wood carvings and lacquer works.
A coral stone minaret is located next to the mosque building. This minaret was previously the tallest minaret in the Maldives. A 17th century cemetery surrounds the Friday Mosque. Gravestones in this cemetery display intricate stone carving. The Friday Mosque is included in the tentative list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. 

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Medhu Ziyaarai Shrine

This holy place is discovered a couple steps far from the Friday Mosque. As indicated by nearby legend, this sanctum is the last resting spot of the Moroccan Islamic researcher who is attributed with acquainting Islam with the country. The name of the researcher is Abul Barakaath Yoosuf al Barbaree. 

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Sultan Park

Sultan Park is situated before the Republican Monument revealed to check 30 years of freedom. The Sultan Park is the best open spot in Male'. Expansive trees and vivid blooms make an inviting vibe. Already the Sultan Park site housed Maldivian Royal Palaces. 

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National Museum

The National Museum was initially opened in 1952. In any case, the spot experienced a noteworthy patching up procedure and a fresh out of the plastic new National Museum was opened in 2010. The historical center jam a well off gathering of things.
Ancient rarities and relics from pre-Islamic period to post Islamic period are shown here. Magnificent dresses and things connected with Maldivian eminence can be investigated. A rich accumulation delineating Maldivian craftsmanship and aestheticness is additionally shown. You will even have the opportunity to find moon rocks in the exhibition hall. 

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Tsunami Monument

The Tsunami Monument is situated in the southeast corner of Male'. This landmark sympathizes the annihilation brought on to the Maldives by the 2004 Indian Ocean Earthquake and Tsunami. Numerous lives were lost and possessed islands were wrecked that day. The stainless steel structure has round circles speaking to the quantity of the general population slaughtered amid the Tsunami.

The Tsunami Monument is situated alongside the most mainstream surfing territory of Male'. There are numerous parks and road merchants around the region.  

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A visit to the Maldives is not finished without going by the epicenter of the nation. Enjoy shopping in different markets and shops spread crosswise over Male'. Feast from great eateries and bistros offering universal and nearby cooking.