Guraidhoo is located 03°54’00″North 73°28’06” East, which is about 31.68 kilometers from the capital island of Maldives. Guraidhoo is one of the first island that started souvenir shop business in Kaafu atoll and till today the island has been continuing in going the business. The island shares a spirit of friendship and hardworking people.
Overall the island has always been cleaned and well maintained. There are currently more than 38 souvenir shops many guest house. Overall population is 2500 people. The weather is generally warm and humid. Sun shines all year through. Average temperature around 29 – 32 degrees Celsius. Ideal clothing advice for the island is Lightweight cottons and linens throughout the year. Light waterproofs are advised during the rainy season.
But not only diving is interesting in this area of Maldives Islands. During the season surfing, kiting and windsurfing here is excellent. Snorkeling, fishing or visiting of deserted islands is possible all year around as well.