Faarufushi Maldives Resort has opened last week.
Alongside the resort opening, special promotions have been arranged to the public. The promotions would be ongoing from 5 March to 31 October.
As such, up until 31 April, all incoming tourists would receive a 40% discount. However, Faarusfushi stated that the amount would eventually be lowered to a 30% discount.
Developed from a private island in Raa Atoll, the resort constitutes of 80 water villas. The villas are situated both on the beach and on water.
An 80-minute seaplane ride from the Velaanaa International Airport, the resort is equipped with a water sports arena and a dive centre.
In addition, activities such as sunset sailing, dolphin watching and fishing opportunities would be available from the resort.
The Ministry of Tourism has stated that a total of 133 resorts are currently being developed. Out of which, 20 resorts are planned to be opened this year.