Located in the Indian Ocean, the island of Maldives consists of 26 coral reefs that stand firm in the Laccadive Sea. The white sand beaches are surreal and perhaps the best beaches in the world. A popular tropical retreat, Maldives has a flourishing tourism industry, attracting millions of travelers every year from across the world, thanks to it's natural beauty and serenity. Find a deeper holiday here, a more "intellectual" getaway, yet offering the much needed relaxation. Male International Airport is the major airport in Maldives which enjoys excellent international connectivity through the year.