Ministry of Tourism updates latest tourist properties with opening approval

Velaa Private Island Maldives | Photo: Elegant Resorts

Ministry of Tourism on Saturday, 17 July made public a list of all the tourist properties which have received opening approvals.

Meanwhile, the latest updates also reveal that a total of 09 properties out of 151 tourist resorts have been operational while the remaining properties have received opening approvals with the most recent approval dated back on 27 April 2021.

Moreover, tourist hotels operating in Greater Male’ Region have received opening approvals as well with the last approval dated on 27 December 2020.

All 140 of the registered tourist vessels, have been already approved for operations with the latest approval dated back to 24 June 2021.

The island nation reports a total of 152 registered tourist resorts, 11 tourist hotels ang more than 620 guesthouses in the active tourism industry.

Other tourist related facilities include 130 registered vessels – liveaboards and safaris – along with 195 dive centers and 03 yacht marinas.