Tsunami Monument, Male

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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. Plan my day in Male using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
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  • It is very curious to find a monument erected to a phenomenon of nature. This is simple but worth visiting, especially at sunset to appreciate the beauty of that territory and to be able to see the night lighting of the monument. In the small park that surrounds it there are very rustic and curious hammocks.
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  • The area surrounding this monument is nice for catching the sea view. The artificial lagoon next to it is also a good spot for swimming and dipping in the water, especially in summer. The address for ...  more »
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  • 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. Plan my day in Male using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
  • It was a nice walk all the way there. Just a monument and there are no signages, so you may not know what it is unless you are looking for it. Good to visit nonetheless, if you want to show some respect.
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