A 298 sq km country, Maldives is probably where life happens to you! It is here that luxury takes you in its arms and gives you everything that you deserve for choosing this destination for holiday. This ‘little green in the blue’ island country flaunts unbeatable luxury, stunning white sand beaches and an amazing underwater world.
Maldives Tours & Travel
Best Time To Visit
This is the monsoon period, during this time it remains mostly wet. Travellers still visit Malaysia during these months as they get discounts on accommodation and flight tickets.
The climate of Maldives is tropical, which translates to hot, humid and dry weather. Maldives is dominated by the monsoons and the islands get rainfall from July to August due to southwest monsoon and from November to March due to northeast monsoons. The best time to visit the Maldives is May to November.
These are summer months in Maldives and also peak tourist season. Between December and April, the island has dry weather and there will be little or no rain showers during this time.
At a Glance
Currency:Maldivian Rufiyaa (MVR)
Time zone:Maldives Time (UTC+5)
Electricity:220/50Hz (UK plug)
Maldives Travel Tips
- If you want to snorkel amongst the coral, check that the house reef is near enough to swim to. It might cost you more otherwise.
- Costs of meals, drinks etc in resort will be high except for the fish and coconuts. So check before placing an order.
- It is cheaper to buy snorkeling equipments if you want to use it every day.
- Make sure to take adequate supplies of things like suncream and toiletries as they are expensive in Maldives.