NewsFebruary 13, 2024

Kuda Villingili Maldives Rings in the Lunar New Year with Festive Celebrations

Kuda Villingili Maldives, a luxurious island resort nestled in the heart of the Maldives, held a vibrant celebration in honour of the Lunar New Year, which ushered in the auspicious Year of the Dragon with a myriad of festive activities and experiences for guests to enjoy.

As the world welcomed this significant cultural event, Kuda Villingili Maldives invited guests to immerse themselves in a fusion of Maldivian hospitality and Lunar New Year traditions. On February 10, guests indulged in an enchanting array of experiences designed to bring prosperity, joy, and good fortune in the Year of the Dragon.


Throughout the resort, captivating decorations were added that symbolise luck and prosperity, with vibrant red lanterns adorning the pathways and intricate dragon motifs adorning communal spaces, creating an atmosphere of excitement and celebration.

Guests at Kuda Villingili Maldives also savoured an exquisite culinary journey showcasing traditional Lunar New Year delicacies alongside the resort’s signature gourmet offerings. From sumptuous feasts featuring classic Chinese dishes to themed cocktails infused with festive flavours, every dining experience delighted the senses and evoked the spirit of the season.

In addition to culinary delights, guests partook in a variety of immersive activities and entertainment, including traditional dragon dances, lantern-making workshops, and fortune-telling sessions, providing moments of joy and cultural enrichment for guests of all ages.

The Kuda Fiyo Kids Club at the resort resonated with joy and laughter as activities such as paper plate dragon, Chinese lantern craft, paper plate hand fun, dragon mask making, paper chain dragon, chase the dragon tail were organised for the young guests to get them in the mood for the Chinese New Year.

“We were thrilled to celebrate the Lunar New Year with our guests, inviting them to experience the magic of this auspicious occasion against the backdrop of our stunning island paradise,” said Deepa Manuel, General Manager, Kuda Villingili Maldives. “At Kuda Villingili, we are committed to creating unforgettable moments for our guests, and our Lunar New Year celebrations were a testament to our dedication to providing unique and immersive experiences that resonate with traveler’s from around the world.”

For guests seeking relaxation and rejuvenation, the resort’s award-winning spa offered a selection of Lunar New Year-inspired wellness treatments, designed to balance the body, mind, and spirit, and promote a sense of renewal and vitality for the year ahead. Whether seeking adventure, romance, or relaxation, guests at Kuda Villingili Maldives were invited to embark on a memorable journey infused with the spirit of the Lunar New Year, as they celebrated the Year of the Dragon in unparalleled luxury and style.

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