The Maldives is an otherworldly place where land, sea and sky come together like nowhere else - and the artistic and cultural heritage of the atolls reflects this unique perspective.

An excursion to Gaafaru island is an opportunity to imbibe yourself with the rich history and living colour of Maldivian culture and heritage.

Closer to home, unleash your creative side with LUX* North Male Atoll's very own art studio, where local Maldivian artists share their knowledge, inspiration and craft with our curious guests and visitors - and you can express your imagination at anything from traditional painting to contemporary photography.

It’s often said that a culture is most clearly defined by its cuisine - and you can learn some fresh and flavoursome culinary skills as our award winning chefs share their incredible expertise in the best of Maldivian gastronomy.