Speechless and completely awestruck. Well, this will be your first reaction the moment you will step your foot on the sandy beaches of Maldives. Located southwest of India and Sri Lanka in the Laccadive Sea, Maldives is a perfect destination to spend your holidays in complete luxury. Unrivaled natural beauty, serene beaches and an amazing underwater world of this island country will surely make you fall in love with it.
A love sanctuary for honeymooners and couples, Maldives is one of the most popular honeymoon destinations in the world. So, if you were longing for a perfect holiday, plan a trip to Maldives today.
Maldives is a year-around destination. Summer season starts from December and lasts till April. These months are also the peak tourist season and you will experience dry weather during these months.
As for May to August, these months are wet as this is the monsoon season. This is usually an off-season but if you want some great deals on resorts and hotels, come here during the monsoons.
By Air - Male International Airport (MLE) connects Maldives to all major countries. There are direct flights from Dubai and the Indian sub-continent and chartered flights coming in from Europe, China and Singapore.
As for getting around you can opt for boats, sea planes (also called air taxis) and private yachts for roaming around from one island to another.
Maldives offers some of the most beautiful tourist destinations in the world. Unlike other island countries, Maldives has a different aura which simply has no match. These are some of the most popular tourist destinations that you must visit on your trip.
Enjoy Underwater Dinner – Go for a romantic dinner at Ithaa (world’s first underwater restaurant). Located in Conrad Maldives Rangali Island resort, this 14-seater all glass restaurant sits 5 meters under the sea. Dining at Ithaa will surely be a lifetime experience for you and your partner.
Go Island Hopping – Maldives island hoping activities include visiting habited and inhabited islands, enjoying water sports (like deep sea diving, snorkeling etc.) and plenty of other interesting activities.
Boat Cruise – A romantic boat cruise on a Dhoni (a popular mode of transportation in Maldives) is a perfect idea to explore the true beauty of this island country. Enjoying a mesmerizing view of the sunset while sipping your favorite mocktail is an ideal way of ending a day.
Shark Thila – You just can’t miss swimming with sharks when in Maldives. Yes, you heard it right, you can dive with sharks at Mushimasmingili Thila also known as Shark Thila (located in Ari Atoll). Here you will get to see different species of sharks like grey reef sharks, whale sharks, giant snappers and tropical reef fish.
Relax at a Spa – A soothing spa session at a luxurious spa resort is definitely a must try. Most of these spas have glass floors, so that their guests can watch the amazing underwater world (fishes, reefs, sharks etc.) while relaxing. Spa Cenvaree, Six Senses Spa Laamu and Vabbinfaru are some of the most visited and popular spas in Maldives.