Owing to the abundance of marine life which exists in the waters surrounding the islands of Maldives, it makes for an ideal destination for snorkelling. With colourful coral reefs and over 700 aquatic species, this underwater world offers plenty to marvel at. One of the simplest ways of taking a glimpse of these marvellous creatures, snorkelling is an activity suitable for the whole family. Some of the interesting marine species you may get to see include fusiliers, wahoo, mating octopus, butterfly fish, sweetlips, jacks, trevally’s and dogtooth tuna. Travellers seeking to stay at one of the Maldives bungalows, will be delighted to find Anantara Veli Maldives, which is a Maldives resort boasting elegant accommodation options and excellent service.