Watersports

 

Watersport and Excursions on Grand Park Kodhipparu in the Maldives

Create timeless memories as you experience our spectacular destination with those you love. Our scope of offer includes following activities:

  • Private Excursions
    Enjoy the azure Maldivian waters on a private excursion by jet ski or speed boat. Options are endless: lose yourself snorkelling, on a sandbank or simply watch playful dolphins.
  • Dhoni Excursions
    The deep and rich colours of the Maldives. Discover the unique natural environment of the Maldives on one of our excursions by dhoni – a traditional Maldivian wooden boat with sundeck and toilet.
  • Parasailing, Wind- and Kite Surfing
    Be one with the elements. Powered by wind, carried by the sea. The excitement is yours.
  • Catamaran Sailing
    Share and enjoy all the pleasures of a premium cruising lifestyle. Whether you are a seasoned sailor or would like to go on an excursion, the choice is yours.
  • Ride the Waves
    Experience the beauty of the Maldives from the water. Enjoy wakeboarding, waterskiing or fun tubing and prepare to have the time of your life.
  • Fun in the Sun
    Canoes, Stand-Up Paddle Boards and Padelos have one thing in common: they offer a fun and relaxing way to play on the water.

Parasailing

Parasailing is an aquatic that will surely be the height of your vacation. It combines the thrills of acceleration and altitude with breathtaking views over islands, sandbanks and reefs. Soar through the air on an unforgettable flight and the adventure of a lifetime. Two or sometimes even three people can fly at the same time so bring a friend and share the fun.

Sit back, relax and enjoy the flight – there is no training required. Our friendly and experienced captain and crew will do all the work to ensure your comfort and safety. We offer gentle take offs and landings from a certified parasail boat.

Jet Ski

You love speed? Jet skiing is the water going equivalent to riding a motorbike and is an exciting adrenaline rush. Some machines are capable of more than 60mph, cruising along with a group of friends can be hugely fun and enjoyable.

A jet ski excursion will give you the opportunity to spin around the stunning lagoons and pass through the chain of islands nearby or go snorkeling and search for dolphins. Our jet ski excursions are guided and thus enhancing safety and overall enjoyment.

Jet skis are also be available for rent with a guide accompanying you on the same or on a separate jet ski.

Speed Boat

Join us on an exciting journey around the North Male Atoll, designed to captivate you imagination and awaken your senses. A speed boat excursion is a perfect way for a family or a group of friends to enjoy a few hours of quality time. Our Speed Boat experience allows for all ages to appreciate the beauty of the Maldivian waters in a safe and comfortable manner. On your adventure you chose to snorkel with manta rays (depending on the season) and other delicate marine animals. You have the option to search for dolphins, enjoy the Maldivian reef breaks or visit a beautiful sand bank. In any case, expect turquoise waters and white sandy beaches around mystical islands.

Sailing

Embark on the ultimate marine odyssee aboard a catamaran. Sailing is one of the most unique ways to experience the tranquility of the Maldives. The catamaran experience is suited for individuals, couples and families to relax and enjoy the scenery. Snorkel the wonderful wildlife and watch dolphins, that make their home around these beautiful, spectacular islands. Just sit back and relax while our experienced crew takes over the comand. If you would like to learn this wonderful sport just let us know and we will gladly teach you. Should you already hold a licence and wish to enjoy the trip by yourself catamarans are also available for rent.

Wakeboarding, Waterskiing, Fun-Tubing and Banana Boating

Ride the waves and enjoy wakeboarding, water skiing, knee boarding, fun tubing and banana boating!

Fly across the water on boards or tubes. While water skis provide one ski per leg a wake board is similar to a snowboard and the rider has the joy of balancing on one board. Knee boards are for those who prefer to stay closer to the sea. The board allows for kneeling down while riding the waters. A fun tube easily fits one or two people who then race across the surface with thrilling speed. On ta banana tube a group easily finds space to enjoy the wet fun together. One thing is fore sure – it will create a splashing laugh among old and young. Hold on and enjoy!

Windsurfing

Windsurfing is a great and popular watersports activity in the Maldives; it’s challenging, exhilarating and a good work out. Windsurfing combines the elements of sailing, surfing and characteristics of skateboarding, snowboarding, wakeboarding and waterskiing. We offer equipment rental for experienced surfers and also lessons from beginner to advanced level.

Kite Surfing

Combining the elements of wind and water the kite surfer gets to enjoy it all. Fly through the air and race across the surface. The rider is pulled across the sea with the help of a kite while surfing on a board similar to a wakeboard. It requires a little bit of skill but promises great fun. We have full rental kits on site. However, for kite rental there is a mandatory minimum skill level required, which is safely riding upwind.

Canoe, SUP and Padelo

Have some fun in the sun and enjoy the turquoise waters by manpower. We offer the rental of single and double canoes and Stand-Up Paddle (SUP) boards.

SUPs are the latest trend in the non-motorized watersports world. These boards not only increase your balance but also train most muscles in the body. What is there more to gain?

A pedalo is a small human-powered watercraft propelled by the action of pedals turning a paddle wheel. There is neither a better nor more sustainable way of exploring the azure waters of the Maldives with your family. It is fun, accessible and social.

Surfing

The Maldives have a great array of left and right reef breaks suiting most intermediate to advanced surfers.

In North Make Atoll waves are best between February and October, peaking between March and August. The best known breaks such as Pasta Point, Chickens and Lohis can be reached from Grand Park Kodhipparu by speedboat. Get one with the elements and enjoy the swell!

Dhoni Excursions

Snorkeling

Reefs around Grand Park Kodhipparu offer amazing undersea encounters. Of course it is possible to go snorkelling on the house reef. The ultimate experience is however a snorkelling cruise by dhoni, a traditional Maldivian boat. We offer regular snorkeling excursions to reefs only accessible by boat. With a minimum of 6 snorkelers we will drive to a beautiful reef and guide you through the maze of coral gardens. The trip lasts for about 90 minutes during which you can enjoy the amazing marine life of the North Male Atoll.

Sunset Fishing

Take a trip to the Indian Ocean and experience Maldives fishing. The sunset fishing at Grand Park Kodhipparu is one of a kind experience to our guests. The fishing is a Maldivian style experience using hand lines and raw fish as bait. You will enjoy the sunset over the Indian Ocean and at the same time catch your own fish. The chef will prepare the evening catch in the restaurant. With a minimum of 6 people we head out for about two hours to catch the perfect dinner.

Lucky Dolphin Trip

Enjoy the breeze from atop a dhoni as your destination draws near. Head into the feeding grounds of Maldivian dolphins. Experience heart-warming interactions as they tail your vessel and leap above the waves. Stunningly graceful, strikingly human. Enter the kingdom of these majestic creatures. The great attraction of dolphin watching in the Maldives is the great diversity of species that can be seen here. All it takes is a minimum of 6 people and a bit of luck.

Packages

Why chose when you can have it all? Our packages combine the most thrilling experiences and of course offer a price benefit.

Oceanic World Package

  • Discover Scuba Dive Experience
    3 – 4 hours. Experience the Maldives underwater! For newcomers to enjoy diving in a safe fashion. Includes pictures and videos.
  • Jet Ski Snorkel- and Dolphin Trip
    120 minutes. Ride the waves on your jet ski, snorkel beautiful reefs and find some dolphins. An experienced guide will join on a separate jet ski.
  • Catamaran Sailing
    30 minutes. Keep calm on top of the Indian Ocean. Enjoy a fun sailing trip with one of our experienced sailors.
  • Fun Tube Experience
    15 minutes. Fly across the waves in a fun tube of your choice.

Green Package

  • Speed Boat Experience
    90 minutes. Join us for a sandbank and snorkelling trip. Experience beautiful reefs, deserted islands and sandbanks while riding the waves of the Indian Ocean.
  • Pedalo
    30 minutes. Perfect for a trip into our lagoon. Embark on your paddle boat tour on your own into the beautiful blue.
  • SUP
    60 minutes. Stand-Up Paddle Boarding is a fun and relaxing activity that anyone can do. It is also one of the best workouts and a great way to experience the Maldives.

Honeymoon Package

  • Jet Ski Experience
    60 minutes. Ride the waves on your jet ski, snorkel beautiful reefs and find some dolphins. An experienced guide will join on a separate jet ski.
  • Fun Tube Experience
    15 minutes. Fly across the waves in a fun tube of your choice. Hold on to your loved one and experience thrill and exhilaration.
  • SUP
    2 x 30 minutes. Stand-Up Paddle Boarding is a fun and relaxing activity that anyone can do. It is also one of the best workouts and a great way to experience the Maldives.

Family and Group Package

  • Speed Boat Experience
    120 minutes. Enjoy speed and exhileration with your loved ones in a speed boat to look for dolphins and enjoy the beautiful reefs while snorkelling.
  • Fun Tube Experience
    15 minutes. Fly across the waves in a fun tube of your choice. Hold on to your loved one and experience thrill and exhilaration.
  • Pedalo
    30 minutes. Perfect for a trip into our lagoon. Embark on your paddle boat tour on your own into the beautiful blue.