Travel to Maldives – An Island Getaway - Introduction
Water Villa with Private Pool
Maldives is a group of islands in Indian Ocean and premier scuba diving destination in the World. Maldives has around 90+ resorts set of different islands and enjoys amazing visibility and warm waters all through the year.
The Maldives has some of the best dive sites in the world and many visit the Maldives repeatedly for the sole purpose of diving. All resorts in the Maldives have professional dive schools with multi-lingual instructors and conduct courses for beginners as well as the advanced. Many of the resorts have excellent house reefs. Just a short swim from the beach and snorkellers too can experience the same pleasures from the surface.
Maldives is also premier getaway destination in the world with set of most exclusive resorts spread all around the islands. Base idea of a Maldives stay is just get away to world of its own and enjoy complete seclusion from rest of the world.
Maldives is the favorite destination for getaway seekers. It is not a destination for sightseeing oriented tourists but a destination for those seeking extreme seclusion, a peaceful getaway and ultimate diving experience.
Guests find Maldives extremely expensive proposition at a glance, however one understands once looking at the remote nature of islands and extreme nature eco-friendly measures required to be taken to ensure that fragile eco-systems around the islands don't get affected.
The Resorts also have identified their guest bases and provide facilities and meals accordingly. However all are well equipped to cater to scuba divers and smokellers and room with a waterfront view is not uncommon or premium.
The profile of the destination resorts makes it a honeymooner's favorite and therefore gets loads of honeymooners from all over the globe all though the year
Weather : The weather in Maldives is influenced by two monsoons; the northeast monsoon and the southwest monsoon from November to April brings fine weather coincides with the high tourist season. The southwest monsoon from May to October is often wet and rainy. However, this period provides the best surf.
Access: Male Airport is the only Airport in Maldives. Srilankan Airways has regular flights to Maldives via Colombo. Maldivian, national carrier of Maldives has regular direct flights from select cities.
Visa: No prior visa is required to enter the Republic of Maldives for Indians.