K. Guraidhoo is located 03°54’00″North 73°28’06” East, which is about 31.68 kilometers from the capital island of Maldives. K. 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. On the most admirable thing about K. Guraidhoo is that in the island all business are run by the young generation of today, which is the sons of former businessman’s of this island.
People of K. Guraidhoo has always been very kind hearted and welcoming always. The island shares a spirit of friendship and hardworking people. These people has always showed respect and welcoming to guests who arrives the island with welcoming feasts prepared since the days of an-sisters.
Overall the island has always been cleaned and well maintained. There are currently more than 38 souvenir shops and 3 guest house. Overall country 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.
Key Geographical Indicators
Location Latitude : 03°54’00″N
Length : 0.675 km (0.419 mi)
Width : 0.500 km (0.311 mi)
Distance from Male’ : 31.68 km