Maldives

Dream with luxury escapes

The Sunny Side Of Life

"A TROPICAL HAVEN FOR HONEYMOONERS"

The Maldives is an archipelagic state situated in the Indian Ocean known for its luxurious water villas. A tropical haven of white sand beaches, the Maldives is located in the south of Sri Lanka and is ideal for an adventure, honeymoon, or leisure holiday.

The Maldives is an archipelago of 1,192 coral islands grouped into natural atolls. However, only 200 islands are inhabited. Each resort generally occupies an entire atoll.

Imagine having a room on a pier jutting out from the shore with a glass floor under which manta rays and reef sharks can be seen swimming, and step out from your overwater bungalow to the view of turquoise water.

Comprising of 26 atolls (ring-shaped coral reef that encircles a lagoon), the Maldives is renowned for its incredible diving opportunities, Maldives’ azure waters are home to diverse marine life and corals of distinct hues.

The capital city of Male is both commercial and financial capital. Seat to the executive, legislature, and judiciary, this city has the most well-connected international airport. The history lovers will be satiated here, given Male houses several buildings and monuments of historical importance. Male is accessible by ferry boats from the international airport.

Travel to other islands in the Maldives is also quite feasible from Male due to the excellent ferry and seaplanes connectivity, though it is quite expensive.


When to Plan a Maldives Vacation

an Escape to Paradise

The Maldives is a well-connected tourist destination with the world. Velana International Airport, the main gateway to the Maldives which greets several flights from Europe, the Middle East, and South-East Asia,connected with the rest of the nations in the World.

With good weather through the year, Maldives that stretch along a length of 871 kilometers is an ultimate tropical island getaway. Maldives an ultimate dream of luxury and tranquility has lot many attractions.

A trip to the Maldives is both relaxing and indulgent. The Maldives is famous for the rejuvenation of body, mind, and soul by unique spa treatments. While you’re getting a massage and getting refreshed, your eyes will be stunned by the glorious views of underwater life in the resort’s house reef. Luxury and leisure are possible here if this is the type of vacation you desire. 

The ideal time to travel to the Maldives is between November and April, hot and tropical weather. Starting from January to April are the driest months, with very little rain and low humidity. This makes it one of the most popular seasons for resorts. It is still mild from May till December; however, the likelihood of rain increases, and a greater chance of severe storms comes. But even during this time, you can expect prolonged periods of sunshine. Discounts and attractive prices on your Maldives package make this an ideal time to travel.


What to Do in the Maldives

Travel your dreams in style

Most of the islands in the Maldives are home to just one hotel, surrounded by sand, sea and a coral reef full of fish. Although the appeal of these isles is their isolation there is plenty to do and you can choose to be as active as you wish. The Maldives are far more than just a destination for pure relaxation.

Explore shipwrecks, snorkel with turtles or whale sharks, and meet the manta rays. Most resorts have a dive center with professional guides and instructors, and offer basic open-water dive training as well as refresher and specific courses. You aslo never miss the activities of spotting dolphins on an evening cruise.

Dine at the best table in the Indian Ocean. With a picnic blanket in the middle of the ocean, uninterrupted views and only a few curious fish as neighbors, the private sandbank dinner is the epitome of Maldivian luxury.

Fill up on the freshest fish.Seafood platters laden down with lobster, cuisines from around the world and fish so fresh, the food in the Maldives deserves its reputation.

Relax in luxury. While simply being in the Maldives, with nothing but crystal clear waters and an occasional palm-fringed island on the horizon, can induce an immediate sense of absolute calm, all resorts have a spa for guaranteed relaxation.

The Maldives may not immediately come to mind as a vacation destination for families, but a number of resorts are perfectly set up for children. With ‘children’s clubs’ and babysitting services.


Where the Maldives Located

easy to reach but hard to forget

Maldives is an Asian country. The closest countries are Sri Lanka and India. It takes about an hour to fly from Sri Lanka to Maldives, a little bit more than an hour from Trivendrum of India. Every island is surrounded by water and totally disconnected from other islands.

Although the Maldives may be a remote destination, the reach is not far. How long is the flight to the Maldives? If you are flying from Europe, there are direct flights from Germany, France, Italy, UK, Spain, Switzerland and Austria or even Russia. However, if your flight is from the US or Canada, it’s a transit via Doha, Dubai, Hongkong, Singapore or Turkey & many more.

Some Transit Flight Routes to Maldives:
NYC – DUBAI – MLE, BERLIN – DOHA – MLE, SYDNEY – SINGAPORE – MLE
Some Direct Flight Routes to Maldives:
LONDON – MLE, MOSCOW – MLE, FRANKFURT – MLE, SINGAPORE – MLE, DUBAI – MLE

Dubai,Doha, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand to Maldives is usually 4 and half hours. About 8 hours from Guangzhou of China. Direct carriers from Germany, Italy or Russia will reach to the Maldives in just over 10 hours. Flying from United States & Australia is usually more than 19 hours with one stop depending on your route.

When you arrive to Velana International Airport (MLE), either you board a Seaplane / Domestic Transfer or a Speedboat to your Island!


 

Suggested Resorts for the Maldives

These resorts give you a starting point for what your vacation to the Maldives could entail. Treat them as inspiration, as each resort is created uniquely for you.