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Secret Paradise

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Huvandhumaa Higun, Hulhumale 23052
+960 335-5590
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$80.00*
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Snorkeling Safari
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$30.00*
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Male Walking Tour
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$45.00*
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Discover Villimale: The Quieter Side of Male Life
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Specializing in daily adventure and cultural tours from Hulhumale and Male, as well as multi day local island hopping tours throughout the Maldives. Our scheduled daily tours are guaranteed to be no more than 6 guests and we offer private and tailor made itineraries. Come adventure with us and experience the best of our paradise island home. You can expect to receive value for money and exceptional service from the moment of enquiry. Our experienced local guiding team are certified in first aid and life saving skills and have all completed the Be a Better Guide qualification promising you comfort, safety and a memorable experience.
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  • Average1%
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  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Huvandhumaa Higun, Hulhumale 23052
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a 3 day trip with them.Great experience! Went for vilimale,hurra and snorkerling and sandbank tripsMore

1  Thank Anand N
RuthSecretParadise, Director of Sales at Secret Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Anand, Thank you for your review. It is great to know you enjoyed your time with us despite the mixed weather conditions. I was pleased that we were eventually able to complete the sandbank trip on Sunday morning and did not have to disappoint...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's actually my second time to join tour organised by Secret Paradise. The first time was 2 years ago, I went diving while my friends did snorkelling. This time I went on the half day sunset cruise to see sand bank and dolphins. Again, I...More

Thank cathyyiu
RuthSecretParadise, Director of Sales at Secret Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Cathy, Thank so much for your positive review, great to hear you enjoyed your afternoon tour It was a pleasure to welcome you again and I hope that we may catch up with you on a third occassion. I will be sure to share...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I booked with Ruth on a snorkeling and dolphin cruise in September of 2017. Tour went fantastic as we saw a lot of dolphins right near our feet and we made the most of our snorkeling session despite the weather conditions. Key...More

Thank Ningweizzi
RuthSecretParadise, Director of Sales at Secret Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ningwei, Many thanks for your comprehensive review, it is appreciated. Great to hear you enjoyed your afternoon with us and I will be sure to share your feedback with UB and the team. Whilst we do appreciate that we are not the cheapest provider...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome walking tour around Male. Our guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. Learned a lot about Male and the Maldives. It was nice to walk around since everything was close but it also was leisurely. Would definitely recommend. One of the best city tours I...More

Thank KatinaKox
RuthSecretParadise, Director of Sales at Secret Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Katina, Thanks for taking time to write your review. Wow that's a fantastic accolade, Kokko will be over the moon to know you felt his tour to be 'one of the best city tours you had been on.' He will be grinning for days!!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Secret Paradise team for the amazing trip & thank you Kimo our trip guide and also the captain of the boat, they made our day the happiest ever, very positive and professional, very polite & skilled, they treated us like we knew them...More

Thank ahmad h
RuthSecretParadise, Director of Sales at Secret Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ahmad, Thank you so much for your review, delighted you enjoyed your tour with Kokko and Shanoon. The guys will always do their best to locate dolphins, even on days when they are being elusive so I will be sure to pass on your...More

Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

We had already enjoyed a day tour with Secret Paradise Maldives and decided to take a full family trip with them. We enjoyed a 5 day tour with Secret Paradise Maldives with a tour guide Kokko. We went island hopping with a local tour guide...More

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RuthSecretParadise, Director of Sales at Secret Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey! It was a real pleasure to welcome you and your family back to join us on a longer adventure! Delighted to hear that you enjoyed your tour, our unique local experiences and the company of your tour guide Kokko. Thanks for your recommendation and...More

Reviewed August 14, 2017

I spent three days in Hulhumale and Ruth and the staff at Secret Paradise were extremely helpful in making my time enjoyable. They provided airport transfers, snorkeling tour, hotel reservation, restaurant recommendations and answers to all kinds of travel questions. All the services were very...More

Thank Travel3833
RuthSecretParadise, Director of Sales at Secret Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2017

Hi Kurt, Many thanks for your review, I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your short stay. Our aim is to make our guest's stay as smooth as possible and to ensure you have all the information needed to make the most of your...More

Reviewed July 31, 2017

We were very happy with your two tours, Ruth is responding very fast to all questions. The guides were very nice, competent and helpful.More

Thank Robert K
RuthSecretParadise, Director of Sales at Secret Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2017

Hi Robert, Thank you for your feedback it is appreciated. Glad you enjoyed both your tours. Unlike Micheal at least we were able to re-schedule the island hopping trip for you guys! Thanks also for taking the time to provide feedback on our website to...More

Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

I arrived in the Maldives as a solo traveller, found Secret paradise and emailed the wonderful Ruth to find out about the trips available. Extremely professional and helpful, I decided on the discover Hurra like a local and this trip was made special thanks to...More

Thank Michael C
RuthSecretParadise, Director of Sales at Secret Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2017

Hi Michael, Thanks for taking time to place your review. Delighted to hear you enjoyed your trip to Huraa and it was frustrating that we had to abandon the island hopping tour and cancel the fishing trip due to the weather conditions on Friday, however,...More

Reviewed July 8, 2017

This was my first trip to Maldives, and I only had a day free in Male. I learnt about Secret Paradise here on TripAdvisor and found lots of day trip options on the website. The proprietor Ruth was quick to respond to my emails and...More

1  Thank mutacan
RuthSecretParadise, Director of Sales at Secret Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2017

Thank you for taking time out of your business trip to join us and also for writing such a comprehensive review. Great to hear you enjoyed both your dive trip and your local dinner experience, next time you will have to join us for Taste...More

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Janith C
December 26, 2016|
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Response from RuthSecretParadise | Property representative |
Dear Janith, Great to hear you will be visiting the Maldives. We offer a wide range of guided tours and excursions, ranging from local experiences to walking tours and island hopping to sunset cruises, most of which will be... More
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Drishy
December 8, 2016|
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Response from RuthSecretParadise | Property representative |
Hi Drishy, It is not necessary to know how to swim in order to snorkel, but you do need to be comfortable in the water. We provide buoyancy aids for all non swimmers and our guides will initially take you to a shallow... More
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RozW
November 22, 2016|
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Response from RuthSecretParadise | Property representative |
Hi Roz, You can contact us either through the website or email link at the top of our TripAdvisor page sales@secretparadise.mv. Look forward to hearing from you. Kind Regards, Ruth
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