Do you doubt why Maldives is known for being one of the worlds best tropical holiday destinations. That's because of Crystal clear waters, beautiful white sand beaches , swaying palm trees and fabulous dive sites for sure. This island situated in the Indian ocean consists of approximately 1190 corals islands grouped in a double chain of 26 atolls, along the north-south direction and its spread-ed over 90,000 square kilometers making it one of the most disparate countries in the world. The atolls composed of live coral reefs and sand bars , situated atop of submarine ridge 960 kilometers long that rises abruptly from the depths of the indian Ocean and runs from north to south. Finally , WOW .!