NewsDecember 16, 2021

Conrad Maldives Launches “Festive Shades of Blue” for the Holiday Season!

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island has launched their “Festive Shades of Blue” – a series of holiday events and programming across the twin-island resort that celebrate the surrounding azure hues of the South Ari Atoll. From 22nd December 2021 through 7th January 2022, the resort will bring new meaning to “Blue Christmas” with unique festive experiences including unique culinary offerings, special events, and dazzling entertainment, each emphasizing the gift of crystal blue waters that are present across every touch point of the resort, from stay to spa to dining and beyond.


Tree Lighting Ceremony – Kick off the holiday festivities with the symbolic lighting of the Christmas tree. Join the cocktail celebration and sing along as the choir serenades with popular Christmas carols at Koko Beach overlooking the pristine views of the ocean.

Festive Lunch under the sea at ITHAA – Festive dining five meters below the surface of the ocean at the world’s first underwater restaurant, Ithaa, with special set menus to enjoy in a magical underwater setting featuring vibrant marine life and crystal clear water.

Atlantis at Majaa Explorers Hub and Santa’s Arrival for Kids – Christmas Day celebrations bring joyful experiences for little ones. Holiday cheer and oceanfront bliss come together at Ufaa Beach when Santa arrives with gifts for young guests and the Majaa Explorers Hub transforms into the lost empire of Atlantis for kids to dress up in their favorite costumes and celebrate.

Christmas Day Dinner at Atoll Market – Guests are invited to celebrate the festive colors of the season at the newly renovated Atoll Market and indulge in a wide selection of cuisine from interactive live cooking stations.

New Year’s Eve Retro Party – Ring in the New Year with a Retro theme party. Set in the powder white sand beach with the background of the endless shades of blue in the horizon, this party will surely be an evening to remember. Party the night away with a live band and DJ entertainment. Come in your best retro costume, join in the line-up of fun games and activities for the entire family and celebrate the countdown to the New Year.

Wellness Programming – To kick off the New Year feeling renewed, the Festive Shades of Blue program includes a variety of wellness activities, including swimming between the resort’s two islands for an energizing full body workout. The fitness programming continues for the whole family with a relay race, tennis challenge, boxercise classes, sunrise yoga and a triathlon.

Ocean Discovery – Explore the wonders of the marine life at South Ari Atoll and one of the premier destinations in the world for whale shark spotting. Choose from exhilarating water sports activities to unique ocean excursions including turtle safari, sunset dolphin cruise, scuba diving, private island escapades and more.

An exceptional environment for experiencing the Maldives’ marine life year-round, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island’s unique location in South Ari Atoll provides guests booking the Festive Shades of Blue experiences the adventure of a lifetime, capturing the breathtaking landscape and inspiring unique holiday memories unlike anywhere else.

See the full festive brochure and schedule here.

For bookings and further information, please contact the Reservations Team at

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