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Mulee Aage

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Ranked #4 of 8 attractions in Male
Type: Historic Sites
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242 reviews 242 reviews
197 attraction reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We visited the Mulee Aage on 25 June 2014 , riding a hired taxi to show us around.Paid for MVR 150 or about USD 9.5 for a 1 hour+ ride and photo stop.The Mulee Aage is located opposite the presidential jetty, main jetties, and between the Ameer Ahmed Magu and Buduthakurufaanu Magu, surrounded by the Islamic Center , Majedhee Building,... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

This is president's residence & is just opposite to the Presidential Jetty terminal # 1.... This building is situated between fish market & main ferry terminal/eatery joints/hotels... It is said that when some neighboring country rebels attacked Maldives few years back, they landed on this terminal only. Now, this building is the most guarded building in Male with Ivory white... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Worth a few minutes visit to one of the few sites and sights of Male. Find somewhere to sit in the nearby park but don't forgetto apply bug repellent first.

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North Male Atoll
11 reviews 11 reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

There are very few of the traditional old buildings left in Male but this is one of them and it is beautifully maintained and reminds you of a Maldives from long ago. Well worth a look and very photogenic.This is one of my favourite places and I always stop when I pass by and imagine a time gone by.

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Stockholm, Sweden
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

The Mulee Aage is the official residence of the Maldives President. As part of our walking tour, my parents and I visited this palatial home, alas, only from the outside. We were not allowed to go inside and were stopped at the gate like all the other tourists. The view was beautiful from the outside and one can only imagine... More

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Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

its a official residence of the maldives president, its a very cool place with no security like we find it in other countries

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Thulusdhoo Island
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

The best place to stay if I would be the boss of this small country ! Anything would be in my finger tips I hope so.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

The view of this building from the street is quite spectacular, reminiscent of mansions of a bygone era. Unfortunately that is where the view remains because entry to both the grounds and buildings is not allowed, so you'll have to make do with a mark past along the street. It is really disappointing that such an impressive building can only... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

All you see is the outside.... beautiful in exterior but thats it the exterior. You are not allowed to go in and there is no shade around to sit and admire the building. It feels like you are looking into a prison with all the gates and doors and windows shut.

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Male, null, Maldives
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

Looking at it, you can imagine the home or small palace of sultans and later presidents and feel the history. It's bright and just enough security in the gates and walls to signify its importance and the exclusivity of its position, but not so much as to make it look irreprochable. Part of any walking tour and good for a... More

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