Thursday, January 29, 2015

Ithaa Maldives : The world’s first ever undersea restaurant 🔥

Ithaa, which means mother-of-pearl in Dhivehi, an under sea restaurant placed 5 meters (16 ft) underneath ocean level at the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island in AlifDhaal Atoll in the Republic of Maldives.

The world’s first ever undersea restaurant

The 5-by-9-meter (16 by 30 ft) acrylic structure has a limit of 14 individuals and is encased in R-Cast acrylic with a transparent top offering a 270° surrounding submerged view. The restaurant was outlined and developed by M.j. Murphy Ltd – an outline consultancy situated in New Zealand – and was opened on in April 2005, portraying itself as the world’s first undersea restaurant. Sustenance served in the restaurant had changed throughout the years and is now depicted as contemporary European with Asian impacts.

Ithaa’s door is a winding staircase in a thatched structure at the end of a breakwater. The torrent which took after the 2004 Indian Ocean seismic tremor topped at 0.31 meters (1 ft 0 in) underneath the staircase spellbind, and created no harm to the restaurant.

Ithaa Maldives : The world’s first ever undersea restaurant

Ithaa Maldives undersea restaurant

The restaurant is additionally utilized for private gatherings and weddings. In April 2010, to commend Ithaa’s fifth celebration, the restaurant could be busy as an overnight habitation. This “submerged suite” advancement proceeded until April 2011.

In February 2004, M.j. Murphy Ltd. was approached by Crown Company in the Maldives to make a novel submerged restaurant. The Crown Company, manager of Rangali Island, rents the island to Conrad Maldives Rangali Island (beforehand known as Hilton Maldives Rangali Island Resort & Spa).

Ithaa Maldives undersea restaurant

At first Crown imagined the submerged restaurant with straight dividers and glass windows. Later they came to support Mike Murphy’s (of M.j. Murphy Ltd.) R-Cast acrylic passage, produced by Reynolds Polymer Technology, Inc. in the United States. This passage was likewise intended for the Kuala Lumpur National Science Center, the world’s biggest aquarium tunnel.

Ithaa Maldives restaurant

Take a shot at specialized outlines and drawings for Ithaa began in March 2004.Murphy at first wanted to assemble the structure on the shoreline of Rangali. Once developed, Ithaa would be winched into the water. Specialized difficulties, constrained assets, and quality control issues in building a structure of 175 tons in the Maldives were anticipated. Subsequently, a choice was made to assemble Ithaa in Singapore.

Ithaa Beautiful Under Sea Restaurant

We believe that it is going to be a great experience to have dinner there! Take the chance and have the most impressive meal of your life!


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  1. Ithaa, which means mother-of-pearl in Dhivehi, an under sea restaurant placed 5 meters (16 ft) underneath ocean level at the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island in AlifDhaal Atoll in the Republic of Maldives.tours on kaanapali

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