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Maldives, a luxurious, tropical and romantic tourism destination, lies in the Indian Ocean; with its coral islands, it’s a paradise for people who have a passion for diving and love sun. With its 26 atolls, more than a thousand islands, great sand beaches and mild ocean water, Maldives is a paradise country. Begun in 70s, tourism is the most significant sector in Maldives’ economy. Maldives Hotels Dusit Thani Maldives, Mudhdhoo, Maldives Island Hideaway Spa Resort & Marina, Dhonakulhi, Maldives Robinson…

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Best Maldives Hotel Deals

Best Maldives Hotel Deals

Compare all Maldives hotel deals. Maldives, a luxurious, tropical and romantic tourism destination, lies in the Indian Ocean; with its coral islands, it’s a paradise for people who have a passion for diving and love sun. With its 26 atolls, more than a thousand islands, great sand beaches and mild ocean water, Maldives is a paradise country. Hotels Dusit Thani Maldives, Mudhdhoo, Maldives Island Hideaway Spa Resort & Marina, Dhonakulhi, Maldives Robinson Club Maldives Henveiru, Henveiru, Male, Maldives Kurumba Maldives,…

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Banks & Exchange

Banks & Exchange

Rufiyaa is the national currency. Its code is MVR. Equivalent of cents is a hundred laaris. 1 USD is currently equal to 15,30 MVR. An interesting information: in the old days they used to use cowry shells as their currency. Coins and banknotes As for coins, there are 7 different types as MVR 2, MVR 1, 50 Laari, 25 Laari, 10 Laari, 5 Laari and 1 Laari. Depictions of National Emblem, Friday Mosque, tuna fish, conch shell, palm tree, etc…

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Flights to Maldives

Flights to Maldives

Need-to-Knows All major airlines in the region have flights to Maldives and a number of charter flights from European countries. International Malé Airport in Maldives is on Hulhule Island where you can reach by boat in about ten minutes from the capital. There is a ferry service from Hulhule to the capital all day. Tour operators arrange transfers to  before you arrive. There are speedboat and seaplane options. All tourists who meet travel requirements are given a 30 day  on…

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Visa for Maldives

Visa for Maldives

Tourist Visa All tourists who meet immigration requirements are given a 30 day visa on arrival free of charge. Nevertheless this visa does not permit travelers to find employment, start a business or make professional activities unless you have government consent in compliance with Maldives laws and regulations. Student Visas and Employment Permits You can view the details on visas and permits on different categories, on permits part of the Maldives Department of Immigration and Emigration website. Requirements for Entry If you…

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Holiday in Maldives

Holiday in Maldives

Compare all Maldives hotel deals. When to visit Temperatures don’t change much during the year; mostly 25-30 ºC. Weather is hotter and less humid from December to April. Precipitation is higher between May and July; and September to November. You can still see a lot of sunshine during these months. Holiday best points The Maldives is a wonderful destination for resting and recovering. You may even forget what day it is there. Enjoy sunsets by the ocean and taste gourmet…

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Arrival and Transportation

Arrival and Transportation

Arrival Maldives have an easy visa procedure. On arrival you get a 30 day visa if you have a travel document, ticket and enough money ($100 plus $50 for each day). If you have a confirmed reservation you won’t need to fulfill these requirements. You can examine the details on Department of Immigration and Emigration website. You mustn’t bring alcohol, pornography or pork with you; and on returns you cannot take sand, coral or seashells. There are X-ray luggage controls….

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A Great Place for Water Sports

A Great Place for Water Sports

Maldives is an ideal place for people, professional or novice, active in sports interests. and cruises offer a number of water sports activities. Windsurfing Weather and wind conditions are ideal for windsurfing in Maldives. There are lagoons for practice in some resort islands apart from windsurfing schools where you can take windsurfing lessons and instructions. They have competent trainers and offer certificates in windsurfing. Snorkeling Snorkeling is a great way to explore Maldives’ wonderful underwater life. Resorts and cruise boats…

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Travel Guide for Maldives

Travel Guide for Maldives

Maldives, a luxurious, tropical and romantic tourism destination, lies in the Indian Ocean; with its coral islands, it’s a paradise for people who have a passion for and love sun. With its 26 atolls, more than a thousand islands, great sand beaches and mild ocean water, Maldives is a paradise country. Begun in 70s, tourism is the most significant sector in Maldives’ economy.  are the main driver of Maldives’ economy relying on tourism. Compare all Maldives hotel deals. Maldives is…

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