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4 Maldives Influencers You'll Want to Follow in 2020

Ready to meet the rising social media stars of the Maldives? Whether you’re looking for your next favorite singer or inspiration for your next holiday location, or just want to enjoy the beauty and culture of the Maldives from a distance, you’ll want to add these influencers in your Instagram feed!

You'll be captivated if you live in South Asia or even across the globe, we promise!

Hassan Ishan

Stunning image by Hassan Ishan of man in long fins swimming with sharks in the ocean off the island of the Maldives

With a background in art, Hassan Ishan is a video producer that co-founded See from the Sky in 2016. With his partner, he shoots stunning aerial photos and videos that showcase the beauty of the Maldives and Malaysia.

Along with being a welcome visual addition to your Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter feed, his work helps educate the public on social and environmental issues affecting the Maldives and South Asia.


Photograph of fisherman in a boat at sunset taken by Maldives influencer and photographer Azlif

Not sure where to plan your next holiday? If visiting the Maldives wasn’t on your bucket list already, it will be if you follow Azlif on Instagram. A freelance designer from the Maldives, his page is filled with colorful landscapes, sunny beaches, and amazing sunsets shot with his unique visual perspective—a true delight for your Instagram feed!

His website, is also well worth checking out, with portfolios of his artwork for corporations and magazine publications, as well as wedding invitations, photography collections, and digital collages available for purchase. 


Portrait of musician, singer, and social media influencer Bathool in jeans and a black top

At just 16 years of age, singer and musician Bathool Ahmed is already a musical force in the Maldives and quickly rising in popularity around the world. She represented Maldives at the ABU Radio Song Festival 2016, writes her own music (check out her song Ihusaas on SoundCloud) and covers chart-toppers like Whitney Houston’s "I Have Nothing" classic.

Subscribe to her YouTube channel for a peek at her live performances for SunTV, and follow her on Instagram and Facebook for a peek at her travels, favorite products, and personal life.

Peter Fadhuoo

Travel Photographer and wakeboarder Peter Fadhuoo parasailing above a resort in the Maldives  

Peter Fadhuoo is a PADI DiveMaster, VDWS Watersports Instructor, and travel photographer from the island of Dhiffushi in the Maldives. He welcomes the world into his salty life of wakeboarding and adventure sports through his Instagram account, fadhuooimages.

Follow him to enjoy the gorgeous scenery and culture of the Maldives as well as heart-pumping images of his adventures in the water. 

Who are your favorite Maldivian influencers?

If we missed any of your favorites, we would love to hear from you! Let us know on Facebook or Instagram who should be added to the list.


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