Things to do in Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru for Family

Take your family to a tropical island retreat. Experience a one-of-a-kind holiday in the Maldives and turn each beautiful moment into memories that will last a lifetime.



Half-Day Excursion

Sail across the ocean in a catamaran, go snorkelling at a picturesque spot full of colourful marine life and explore a local island, experiencing first hand local Maldivian hospitality.


Bubble Maker

Watch your eight-year-old make bubbles while diving in a shallow lagoon. Each child will be accompanied by a certified and dedicated instructor and provided with child-friendly scuba equipment for his or her first foray underwater.


Dolphin Cruise

Traverse the vast ocean and find wild dolphins frolicking through nature's waves. Children will be delighted with their catamaran or speedboat ride, and may chance upon other marine mammals along the way.


Conservation Programme

Set your children on a learning adventure combining deep-sea fun with real-world experience. Watch them be fascinated as the experts at Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru's Marine Conservation Lab go about their work in pursuing marine life preservation. Your children will be given the opportunity to learn about seabird, turtle and coral conservation in a setting designed to charm and set at ease.


Sandbank Picnic Lunch

Take a boat to a remote sandbank. Go snorkelling or build sand castles with your kids. Enjoy a specially prepared lunch for the family.


Bodu Beru Night

A dance to span multigenerational boundaries, Bodu Beru will whisper the hum of island rhythm deep into your soul. Enjoy the excellent live music as you sway your body to the Bodu Beru beat.


Ride Kahan’bu

Charter Banyan Tree’s Kahan’bu. Sail across smooth waters in your very own sailboat. Have fun swinging in the hammock , take a nap in the sailboat’s salons and explore awesome snorkelling sites. The boat’s shallow draft lets it moor right above the most fantastic reefs. Dive right down below. Enjoy fabulous snorkelling trails. Skip over to uninhabited islands. Enjoy the great onboard service.


Banana Ride

Clamber into a banana boat and be jettisoned across the pristine lagoon. Parents and children will adore this aquatic thrill ride.



Go fishing early in the morning and reel in the freshest catch. With an experienced crew to guide you, prepare to feed your hook – and belly – with beautifully glistening grouper, rainbow runners, sea bass and other species.

Alternatively, choose to embark on a twilight fishing exploration with a seasoned crew to guide you. Luxuriate in the warm ocean breeze and the experience of catching fresh fish for your dinner.

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