Explore. Dream. Discover – Cycling on water

20th December 2021

Villa Hotels & Resorts collection of Maldives properties introduce a new way to cycle on water. The Schiller Water Bike is the latest exhilarating water activity to be launched at Royal Island Premium All-Inclusive Resort, Paradise Island Resort & Spa and Sun Island Resort & Spa, as part of Villa Hotels & Resorts innovative activities and experiences.  

Described as a Premium bike meets Ultra-Portable Catamaran, the water bike with its modular design and easy to assemble compact frame, allows you to go from land to water within 10 minutes. Pedal smoothly through the glassy lagoon water while marveling at the exotic marine life below the surface; this is aquatic fitness at its finest.  

Launching first at the tropical oasis of Royal Island Premium All-Inclusive Resort, located in the Maldives only UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of Baa Atoll, the Schiller Water Bike is an energizing activity to witness the very best of the Maldives. In keeping with Villa Hotels & Resorts mission to create unforgettable moments immersed in nature, the new aquatic invention presents a plethora of unique perspectives above and below the water surface.  

To preserve the natural island locations and fragile environment, Villa Hotels & Resorts operate several energy and water saving initiatives in addition to donating plastic for recycling to Parley for the Oceans. As modern and innovative eco resorts, the company has implemented strategic action plans to maintain a low environmental footprint and help make a nationwide difference in the fight against climate change. Made in California, the new Water Bike promotes a healthy, emission-free and even sustainable way to get around; aligning effortlessly with Villa Hotels & Resorts commitment to environmental sustainability. 

Since the introduction of the Schiller Water Bike at each of Villa Hotels & Resorts properties, guests have been fascinated by the adventurous discovery and endless fitness and wellness benefits it provides. Exploring the water and marine life from above while keeping fit and active, propels a Maldives vacation to the next level. The advanced water bike is forward thinking in design, technology, safety and engineering, and allows guests of all athletic abilities the most exhilarating and dynamic cycling experience on water.