The island is famous for fishing, drying fish, cooking fish and vacuuming dried fish Hirilandhoo rihaakuru and fiber work (fiber dhoani and speed boat building) is also very popular.
People from various places of Maldives visit Hirilandhoo for traditional Maldivian herbal medical treatment.
Recently, Hirilandhoo is famous for having a ferris wheel in "Hadheykala park" of Hirilandhoo, which is rarely seen in Maldives.
Details of a famous person from the island.
Deputy miniter at Ministry of Communication, Science and Technology
He is famous for his outstanding knowledge about Maldivian history