Kudahuvadhoo, the capital of South Nilandhe Atoll, is 115 miles due South of the capital, Male’. With a population of 3,100, Kudahuvadhoo the most densely populated island in the atoll. The island boasts rich historical sites, including Buddhist-era havithas. The island features among the urban hubs of Maldives, and boasts a fast growing economy. Kudahuvadhoo is home to the regional airport serving the region, and has good health and education establishments for locals and visitors.