Maldives Atolls and Islands.
Essential Geography Facts
The Maldives have a unique geological formation.
- The Maldives have approximately 1200 Islands nested in 26 Atolls. They are beautifully called The Island Kingdom by Maldivians.
- The country superficy covers 90,000 square kilometres and spread over
an area of app. 820 km (512 mi) from North to South and between 80 km and
120 km ( 50 to 75 mi) from East to West.
- Of these 1200 islands, about 200 are inhabited by Maldivian people, about
800 islands and sandbanks remain completely deserted and a bit more than
150 are allocated to Resorts.
How to use the map ?
You can quickly locate all Maldives main Islands and Resorts by scrolling the map at your will.
If you are looking for a specific Maldives location, just scroll along the 26 Atolls of the country and play around by clicking on the small camera icons to discover each existing resort, local Island and/or Airport. If you enlarge the Map, it also shows all countries that are surrounding the Maldives.
See All Resorts, Islands & Airports featured on the Map