At Kuda Huraa, unforgettable land and water diversions beckon. The Water Sports Centre offers a wide range of group and individual activities to suit all age groups and interests. Non-motorised activities such as kayaking and windsurfing are complimentary. Motorised activities such as water skiing and parasailing are available for an applicable charge.
The lagoon on the island's sunrise side is shallow and home to coral reefs, making it ideal for snorkelers. On the sunset side, the water is deeper and ideal for swimming.
Recreation and Water Sports Centre
Open daily from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, the Recreation and Water Sports Centre offers a wide range of group and individual activities. Complimentary snorkels, masks, fins and non-motorised water-sports equipment – such as sailboats, kayaks, catamarans and state-of-the-art windsurfing gear – are available.
Motorized water sports
The following motorized water sports and equipment are available (fees apply):
- Parasailing (solo or tandem)
- Jet Skiing
- Fun tubes
- Banana rides
- Parasailing (solo or tandem)
Introduction to snorkelling
Learn snorkelling techniques and how to use snorkelling equipment, all in the safe environment of the Resort's lagoon. Available every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, this one-hour session is highly recommended for beginners, families with children and for those who wish to refresh their snorkelling skills. Fees apply.
This course is an enjoyable, subtle workout that improves balance, endurance and core strength. View marine life and golden sunsets in the calm lagoon. Suitable for all; no experience required.
Introducing the most technically advanced hydro-foot jets on the planet! Propelled by water and powered by adrenalin, “arise” from our calm lagoon and embark on unbeatable airborne acrobatics with our revolutionary underfoot jetboards. Our expert team is on hand to offer tips and training that will have you swivelling, spinning and doing 360s before you know it. There’s a pretty cool Landaa view from up there too!
No age restrictions apply – if you’re comfortable in deep water, we’re happy for you to experience the fluid, flying fun of JetBlades. Each 45-minute session begins with a brief orientation before hitting the water, with most first timers able to experience jet-flight of up to 2 metres.
We’re the first Resort in the Maldives to offer this incredible new water sport, produced by the makers of X-Jetpacks (also available at Landaa), so don’t delay booking your experience today!
Whizz above the ocean like a Marvel comic book hero with our brand new X-Jetpacks – the latest evolution in hydro-flight jetpack technology. Each 45-minute session includes beach training, which should enable pilots to reach a level of free flight (get completely out of the water). Put in a bit of practise and you could soon be flying up to 10 metres, completing Yaw turns, flying backwards and diving up to 5-metres underwater!
No age restrictions apply – if you can do a turtle roll in the water while wearing the Jetpack you’re eligible to have a go. We even offer shuttle flights for guests who require additional assistance (anything to have another go ourselves!)
Take a short speedboat ride to a nearby island for a thrilling two-hour guided snorkelling encounter with shoals of blacktip reef sharks and whitetip reef sharks. A friendly tip from us – do not feed the sharks.
Then, head back to the Resort, where are our marine biologists are available for a discussion on the biology of sharks and their importance to the Maldivian waters, as well as the threats facing their species. Snorkelling experience is required.
Discover the beauty of the island's underwater marine life just steps from the Resort's shoreline in this one-hour guided excursion, available every morning. Snorkelling experience is required.
Cruise by dhoni to a nearby coral reef and explore the underwater world with one of our marine experts. On the way back, enjoy tea and snacks at sea while engaging in a fish talk with our marine expert. The excursion takes about an hour and a half. Snorkelling experience is required.
Reel in a big tuna, sailfish or mahi mahi from the 16.7-metre (55-foot) High Flyer, a sport fishing boat designed especially for big-game fishing on the high seas. Unmatched by any other boat in the area, the luxuriously furnished High Flyer features an 81-centimetre (32-inch) flat-screen television, bluetooth speaker and other advanced amenities. Set lunches are served on-board. Guests may choose a full-day (eight-hour), or half-day (four-hour) charter package.