The Islands

116

Area (sq miles)

1190

Islands

194

Inhabited Islands

26

Atolls

  • Every year over a million tourists visit the Maldives

  • The Maldives Islands might derive their name from the Sinhala words for “Necklace Islands”

  • The Maldives is made up of 1,192 beautiful coral islands

  • The Maldives is 99% water

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  • Malé is the nerve center of the Maldives

ATOLLS OF THE MALDIVES

Administrative groupings of nearly 1200 islands.