50 Best Things to Do in Maldives
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COVID-19 : MALDIVES is in Orange Zone
Last Updated: 19 Nov 2020
Latest Information on Travelling to MALDIVES?

Entry to Maldives is open for all kinds of travel. Flights to Maldives are functional from India, London, Dubai, Chicago, Toronto, Sydney and 20+ other destinations.

  • It is mandatory to have a prior confirmed booking in a registered resort or hotel to obtain an on-arrival VISA
  • Passengers with COVID-19 symptoms will have undergo PCR test. The costs of the tests will be beared by them and if found positive for COVID-19, their accommodation unit can transfer them to a government isolated facility.
  • Other documents required during the VISA process includes- proof of sufficient funds, a confirmed return ticket, and 2 health declaration forms.
  • Tourists are not allowed to travel to other islands while their stay in Maldives.
  • For asymptomatic international tourists arriving in Maldives, quarantine is not mandatory.
  • For symptomatic international tourists, a PCR test will be run. If the tourist is found positive, he/she can be sent to a government isolation center for a 14-day quarantine by their accommodation unit.
Flights

Flights to Maldives are running from London, Dubai, Chicago, Toronto, Sydney and 20+ other destinations.

Local Transport
  • Airport transports are available from pre-booked tourists facilities

The Maldivian government has published guidelines to restart safe tourism. The guidelines are followed by all the vendors to provide the tourists a safe travel experience. With the opening of various Resorts & Hotels, Thrillophilia advises tourists to follow the guidelines provided to them by the government and ensure personal hygiene to stay safe.

A confirmed return ticket is mandatory for entry to Maldives Updated: 19 Nov 2020

Under the newly issued guidelines, a return ticket a confirmed hotel booking, proof of sufficient funds and 2 health declaration forms are mandatory for the VISA application to Maldives.

Prior booking at a registered tourist facility required for entry to Maldives Updated: 19 Nov 2020

As per the newly issued guidelines, a confirmed booking at a registered tourist facility is mandatory for entry to Maldives. The entire holiday in the Maldives should be booked at the same hotel, except for transit purposes. You will also need a confirmed hotel booking for your tourist visa.

2 Weekly IndiGo Flights Commenced Between Male And Kochi Updated: 23 Sep 2020

IndiGo Airlines has started 2 weekly flights between Male and Kochi to facilitate travellers to visit Maldives more frequently.Read more.

COVID negative test result required to enter Maldives Updated: 07 Sep 2020

The recent jump in cases in Maldives has made the ministry of tourism of Maldives to make COVID-negative certificate possession compulsory for all travellers for entry to Maldives.Read more.

India signs air bubble agreement with Maldives Updated: 18 Aug 2020

Travellers from India will now be able to travel to Maldives freely. The first flight from India to Male left on the 18th of August.Read more.

Various luxury resorts in Maldives reopen for tourists Updated: 11 Aug 2020

A majority of luxury resorts in Maldives have now reopened for tourists with several safety measures in place. These include Mercure Maldives Kooddoo Resort, Amaya Kuda Rah, Angsana Velavaru, Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru, Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, Cocoon Maldives, etc. Click here for the full list.

Maldives open for global tourists post July 15 Updated: 10 Aug 2020

From July 15, Maldives has opened tourism for all nations. Although, international visitors will only be allowed on the resort islands and would need to book their entire stay in one registered establishment.Read more.

Radisson Blu opens its operation in Maldives Updated: 10 Aug 2020

Radisson Blu Resort starts its first resort in Maldives at Alifu Dhaalu Atoll. The island is just 105 km away from the Velana International Airport.Read More  

When you reach the haven of Maldives, you can be sure there are infinite things to check off your to-dos. Charmingly located between the Indian Ocean and the Arabian Sea, this island-country boasts of having more sea than land.

Thrills of the place include every aquaphile's dream - water sports.  The crystalline waters off the coast of Maldives deems it perfect for a host of water-related activities. Deep sea diving, in Fish Head or Manta Reef, is a popular sport that involves seeing eye-to-eye with giant fish. Surfing with the rhythm of the waves makes your heart soar. If you are up for more, you could also go snorkelling, parasailing, fishing, jet-skiing, kayaking, kite surfing and similar. You could try areas like Helengeli Thila, Alimantha Island, Devana Kandu, Vatturu Kandu, Banana Reef or Kudarah Thila, if you are more experienced.

If you are travelling with young kids, there is a Whale Submarine, which takes you to the center of the ocean and lets you view the vast marine life through its large windows.

On your honeymoon? You probably want to do nothing but take in all the sights and sounds and enjoy the peace this place has to offer. For you lot, there are supposed to be more 100 beach resorts to unwind and rejuvenate your senses, and that too, privately! Check our top picks here:- Perfect destinations in Maldives for the honeymoon.

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Romantic Things to Do in Maldives

Romantic Things to Do in Maldives
1.Wedding Celebration at private resorts.
2.Candle light dinner at beach.
3.Spend some time at underwater party at Subsix.
4.Dance till you drop in jazz nights at Kurumba.
5.Tantalize your senses at the glow-in-the-dark beach.
6.Plan a date with your love underwater at the Ithaa underwater aquarium restaurant.
7.Row with your partner in a luxurious private boat.
8.Enjoy Early Morning Beach Walk.
9.Bond with each other in couple spa at Lily Beach Resort and Spa.
10.See The Beauty of Ocean With Moonlight Cruise.
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Thrilling Things to Do in Maldives

Thrilling Things to Do in Maldives
11.Do Canoeing & Catamaran sailing in different atolls.
12.Experience Jet ski safari at Kurumba resort.
13.Take a helicopter tour of Maldives.
14.Enjoy sunset while paddleboarding in atolls.
15.Go Snorkel Amidst Gazillion Reefs.
16.Go whale shark watching at Cinnamon Dhonveli.
17.Dive in the banana reef.
18.Enjoy surfing in Addu Atoll.
19.Enthrall in the fun tube riding at Herathera Island.
20.Go on Maldives fishing safari at Kuredu resort.
21.Try flyboarding or kitesurfing on the Villingili island.
22.Hire underwater scooters on north male atoll to explore its reefs.
23.Go on Sunrise Kayaking Safari of Anantara Veli Maldives Resort.
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Spiritual Things to Do in Maldives

Spiritual Things to Do in Maldives
24.Sink into deep relaxation at Underwater Spa in Huvafen Fushi.
25.Get a traditional Ayurvedic therapy at Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru.
26.Get the healing effects of human touch at Kurumba Maldives.
27.Get inner peace, with the top yoga experiences in the Kurumba.
28.Learn the healing powers of meditation at COMO Cocoa Island.
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Fun Things to Do in Maldives

Fun Things to Do in Maldives
29.Do Beach Combing around Reethi beach.
30.Discover the best entertainment in the Maldives at White Night Party at Kuredu.
31.Let your Child has fun in the Turtle Kids’ Club & Crab Racing at Lily Beach Resort and Spa.
32.Learn to cook in the Maldivian way.
33.Go dolphin watching in the Muli Channel.
34.Gaze the stars on beaches in the night.
35.Go picnic on the sandbank of South Ari Atoll.
36.Take a Dhoni Cruise in Sublime Lake - Bandaara Kilhi.
37.Enjoy a decadent breakfast at The Piano Deck at Baros.
38.Take a glass bottom boat trip to view corals of Maldives.
39.Swim at Artificial Beach of Male.
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Getting to know the Maldives

Getting to know the Maldives
40.Take a walk at republic square. 
41.Explore various islands and it's beauty on Island Hopping tour.
42.Explore the oldest Friday mosque of Maldives.
43.Get handicraft gifts for your loved ones from local markets.
44.Dance along to the Boduberu folk performances at Sheraton Maldives resort.
45.Explore the Tsunami Monument of Maldives.
46.Visit the Medhu Ziyaarai Shrine.
47.Spend some time in Sultan Park. 
48.Explore the national museum of Maldives.
49.Eat local cuisine of Maldives at aioli restaurant.
50.Visit the Islamic Centre.
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It was our first memorable trip as partners and it was beautiful. Fully satisfied and happy from the services and our travel companions.
Great staff.. Excellent buffet.. The entire water villa is really spacious. The gym on water villa overlook the sunrise is amazing
Amazing resort, very friendly staff great selection of food.the only negative thing is the internet speed but that's understandable.The water villas are amazing.
Heaven on Earth...Top Quality at every turn and interaction. Accommodations were superb. Private, clean, with fantastic views of the ocean.
Absolutely loved every minute of our honeymoon at the You And Me Cocoon. The island itself is beautiful, and our villa was large, clean and well appointed.
We enjoyed our submarine tour in Maldives. Also we were supported by transport and our pick and drop to submarine dive as well as refreshment drinks were also provided. We closely witnessed the sea and underwater sea life by a submarine. It was a good experience with the best of services provided.
Skydiving is a whole new experience and therapy you get only when experienced. We were supported by experienced and specialized instructors which made us feel more safe. Everything was provided to us and so we didn't had to panic about anything. t was a overall good teamwork.
We booked this city tour for us and it was absolutely mesmerizing, it being the city, with the vibrant street life or the handicrafts it present. As we were a group of friends travelling, it was complete fun enjoying our excursion specially being carefree as we had our pickup and drop arranged too. And as it was a waking tour we could also spend time on shops and stalls we were interested in.
It was one trip trip whose memories won't fade ever. Such an amazing experience we had throughout the trip. Loved the work you guys did. Thanks!
Cannot deny the fact that it was the best planned trip we went on! Everything was perfect and up to the mark. Will definitely visit again with Thrillophilia.

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