Sun Island Resort & Spa

Sailing

Sailing boats

The pleasant tropical climate and cooling breezes make the Maldives the perfect place to sail. Sailing here is not only sport but a part of culture, lifestyle and history. Wide calm lagoons are good for both experienced sailors and beginners. Various lessons for beginners, rental equipment for professionals, and guided excursions with the captain are available on request.

Dinghy sailing

A dinghy is a small sailing boat and provides a great way of getting into sailing. The beautiful, calm lagoon, fresh air and sunshine provide an experience that is breathtaking. You may also see various seabirds, fishes and other marine animals during your sail.

Catamaran sailing

Feel the power of wind, energy of the sun and ocean waves while cruising our turquoise lagoons surrounded by stunning tropical island scenery. A catamaran a is type of sailing boat consisting of two hulls joined by a frame. Its lightweight structure allows for higher speeds and stability compared to traditional sailing boats. It was invented in south India many centuries ago for fishing and transport, but nowadays it is mostly used for leisure.

Trimaran sailing

Enjoy an exhilarating sailing experience surrounded by tropical islands, blue skies and calm waters. A trimaran is a multi-hull boat that comprises a main hull and two smaller outrigger hulls which are attached to the main hull with lateral beams. Its hydrodynamic profile and larger size compared to the catamaran allows for even higher speeds at improved stability.