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Tsunami Monument, Male

(3.1/5 based on 60+ reviews on the web)
Tsunami Monument honors the victims of a 2004 tsunami that claimed the lives of more than 100 people, destroyed countless buildings, and left nearly two-thirds of Male flooded in the aftermath. The spiraling monument stands on the edge of the sea in memory of those who were affected by the tragedy. Ponder the incredible power of nature as you look out over the sobering memorial and the waters beyond. Put Tsunami Monument on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Male holiday planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • This monument is built in the memory of people who lost lives during 2004 Tsunami. Beautiful monument, must visit. 
  • Beautiful tribute to those who lost their lives in the tsunami in 2004. I wish there was a sign with information about it since I came across it randomly and luckily a local Maldivian explained that e...  more »
  • Tucked into the southwestern corner of Male, this monument commemorates the lives lost during the 2004 tsunami. You can't miss the monument if you take a ferry between Male and Villingini. Compared to...  more »
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  • Unique Steel Monument, the surrounding not clean,stunning view towards the sea
  • One of best attractive place
  • Good spot to watch sunset. Can come with kids... Nice location..
  • A steel monument representing the islands effected on 2004 tsunami
  • I get sad when i saw it