5 Mind-Blowing Facts About The Unique Maldives Floating City In The Heart Of Indian Ocean

by Sanmita A
5 Mind-Blowing Facts About The Unique Maldives Floating City In The Heart Of Indian Ocean

The oceans and seas have always amazed us, humans, in new ways. But, can we just look back at all the way we have come in creating stunning locations and things? Indeed we cannot underestimate what surrounds all of us today. The wonders that have openly boasted of their existence grabbed all our attention. But, dear readers, again, there is another wonderous creation ready to stun your minds – the Maldives floating city. The island is known for its picture-perfect views, scintillating views and pristine waters. The Maldives is set to have World’s First floating city to attract tourists and ardent travellers. Before that, here are some amazing facts about this floating city that’ll blow your mind. 

1. The City That’ll Swing Your Mind

Yes, you heard it right. This city is being constructed in a lagoon, about 15 minutes’ travel from Male city. The Maldives floating city is the first in the world to be a floating city. The city will be entirely built on the lagoon, which will be a significant tourist attraction for the Maldives government. 

Maldives Floating City

2. This Floating City Will Make You Want To Move

This city on a lagoon in Maldives will have thousands of houses. If you are a not a native, you can even issue resident permits from the government and enjoy a relaxed, Maldivian lifestyle amid the tropical weather and pretty seas. 

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3. Live The Life Of Sea Farers

Despite being all modernistic and highly technological, the core of this floating city will be based on the culture of sea farers. The floating city also aims to combat climate change and will further stimulate the growth of corals in the waters. 

Maldives Floating City

4. Sea Facing Architectural Structures

An amazing fact about the houses in this floating city is that they will have sea-facing buildings. And, they won’t be as high rise as they usually are. But, with bridges, canals and docks, this floating city will be no less than the big cities on the land. 


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5. No Cars Will Ply In This Floating City

Well, for the people who are used to travelling in cars, the floating city won’t allow cars within its vicinity. Instead, only bicycles and electric noise-free buggies or scooters will be used in this lagoon. 

Maldives Floating City

Follow this link here to know more about this magnificent city which will be completed in another five years.

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