Male' City Villingili

Green suburb of the capital

Just a 10 minutes boat ride from the western shore of Male’ lies the fifth district of capital Male, the Vilingili island. Motorized vehicles are banned here except for few licensed taxis and utility vehicles, but electric buggies are available when you want to take a ride. Getting here just takes 5 minutes by a slow ferry from southwest harbour of Male’, and residents of Male’ visit here to take a dip in the lagoon, enjoy some space, and relish the serene village feel. The island offers several shops, restaurants and guest houses and water sports facilities, and with its natural beaches, crystal clear lagoon, and the enclosed house reef teaming with abundance of colourful fishes made an ideal place for swimming snorkeling and training for PADI diving certificate.  

  • Restaurant
  • Convenience Store
  • Hospital
  • Pharmacy
  • Police
  • Bank
  • ATM
  • 4G Mobile Internet
  • Population 6995
  • Size 0.269 Square Kilometre
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Travel to Male' City Villingili:
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Available Services & Vendors

The Vinorva Maldives


  • Beach Front
  • Garden
  • Restaurant/Cafe
  • Air Conditioning
  • Luggage Service
  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Safety deposit box
  • 24 hour front desk

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Available Ferries