10 amazing Christmas celebrations to visit with kids in Maldives over winter break

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November, 2023

The Maldives is one of the best Christmas holiday destinations. Swap out sweaters and scarves for warm weather, some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, and festive food. Many family resorts in Maldives go all out during the holiday season with christmas tree, decorations, and tons of events. So even if you get to skip the cold weather, you won’t miss the Christmas cheer. These festive Maldives resorts have even more activities and experiences than usual to bring families together during the holiday season.

Dusit Thani Maldives announces magical Festive celebrations to ring in the New Year

Dusit Thani Maldives announces magical Festive celebrations

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Fun-filled festive programme for the whole family at Hideaway

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It’s that time of the year again…Christmas is just around the corner and if your festive plans involve a trip to Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa in the Maldives, you are in for a treat with the extensive programme of events, covering both Christmas and Orthodox Christmas. Selebration planning usually involves a lot of work: who to invite, what gifts to buy and for whom, the food shopping and cooking…all sprinkled with a certain amount of stress and a regular meltdown of little people who can’t quite contain their excited anticipation of Santa’s gifts.

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Celebrations of the Surreal: Enjoy The Festive Season at Niyama Private Islands Maldives

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A multi-island Maldives playground unveils its tantalising festive programme, with traditions wrapped up in island style and uniquely Niyama intrigue. The season begins with the annual lighting up of the Christmas tree. Throughout the celebration, guests are invited to give in to indulgence, with daily tantalising culinary experiences, expertly paired with award-winning wines from hotel's selection, spa bliss & holistic treatments with visiting practitioners from around the world.

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LUX* South Ari Atoll unveils Scandinavian Festive Charm

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From 22 December 2023 to 7 January 2024, LUX* South Ari Atoll will unveil its vibrant holiday look inspired by minimalistic yet elegant Scandinavian traditions. Light colours, dimmed lights and nature-inspired decorations will immerse the guests in the warm atmosphere of a traditional northern home reimagined in the tropical setting. Lunch and dinner gatherings, meaningful conversations and immense holiday fun will make a festive getaway for all.

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Celebrate joy and relaxation in paradise with Kuramathi Maldives

Kuramathi Maldives

One of the hidden gems in the Maldives, Kuramathi island has announced its curated festive season lineup, promising an unforgettable experience for guests of all ages. Start from December 24, 2023, to January 1, 2024, the island will be transformed into a haven of celebration and joy.

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Embrace Tropical Enchantment: Unveil Festive Traditions and Magical Moments at Finolhu

Magical Moments at Finolhu

Season’s Greetings from Seaside Finolhu Baa Atoll Maldives, your Island Playground! The festive season in the Maldives weaves an enchanting tapestry, blending timeless traditions with extraordinary moments.

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READY, SET, GLOW! Your Maldives festive esKape awaits at Kandima!

Magical Moments at Finolhu

A game-changing Maldives resort known for its fun-packed holiday and family-friendly offerings, Kandima has announced a lineup of anything but ordinary festive activities to celebrate the holiday season this year. Get ready for a glow up with the highly-anticipated “Holoworld,” which will transform the tropikal paradise into an iridescent dreamscape, glistening with holographic marvels and a kaleidoscope of colours!

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SUN SIYAM IRU FUSHI: A Royal blend of Christmas lights and star performances

Magical Moments at Finolhu

With dazzling fire and circus performances from the international talents of La Circocracia and fire queen PYRO to enjoy at Sun Siyam Iru Fushi, guests will be invited to replace their traditional fireside Christmas for remarkable fire and lights shows guaranteed to make any stay merry and bright. Local DJ Watte will make sure every guest is in tune with what’s coming in 2024.

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Conrad Maldives resort celebrates Christmas holidays in 'The Tree of Life' style

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Find the Tree of Life at Conrad Maldives Rangali Island this festive season, as 5-star resort invites into enchanted world of a whimsical Christmas theme to celebrates the holiday season in a unique and unforgettable way. Drawing inspiration from the spectacular marine life that graces the Maldives’ shores, entwined with magical tales of fairies, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island’s Tree of Life festivities promise a journey into a world where reality merges with fantasy whilst also paying homage to the wonders of nature and the interconnectedness of life on earth.

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Tropical Festivities at Alila Kothaifaru Maldives this year

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Celebrate the holidays in style at Alila Kothaifaru Maldives! It's a wonderful time of year to throw yourself into tropical island-inspired festivities, whether you are looking to enjoy quality time with family and friends or escape into romantic seclusion in a spectacular setting. From 20 December 2023 to 7 January 2024, our island resort invites you to indulge in a series of much-loved Christmas and New Year celebrations, complete with specially crafted dining experiences and plentiful activities that immerse you in the extraordinary natural beauty and culture of the Maldives.

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