5 days in Maldives Itinerary

5 days in Maldives Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  8 h 45 min
1
Maafushi Island
— 1 night
Travel:  4 h
2
Rasdhoo
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 30 min
3
Male
— 2 nights
Ferry + Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

1
night
Maafushi Island

With plenty of things to do, Maafushi Island has a bustling, upbeat atmosphere and a holiday resort vibe.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): get interesting insight from Tours, then stop by Angolo Souvenir shop, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bikini Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Maafushi Island trip itinerary planner.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Maafushi Island is an approximately 9- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, taxi, and flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Maldives Time, which is usually a -0.5 hour difference. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in August, you will find days in Maafushi Island are little chillier (36°C), and nights are about the same (30°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rasdhoo.

Things to do in Maafushi Island

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Angolo Souvenir shop ©
Angolo Souvenir shop

1
night
Rasdhoo

Rasdhoo ©
As the only inhabited island in the Rasdhoo Atoll, Rasdhoo serves as a basecamp of sorts for vacationing in the area.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then kick back and relax at Veligandu Island Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Rasdhoo trip itinerary tool.

Explore your travel options from Maafushi Island to Rasdhoo with the Route module. In August, daily temperatures in Rasdhoo can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Male.

Things to do in Rasdhoo

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Veligandu Island Beach
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Veligandu Island Beach ©
Veligandu Island Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
Male

The tiny but densely populated city of Male represents a contrast to the laid-back beach resorts found in much of the rest of the Maldives.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): look for gifts at Island Bazaar, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque), then stroll around Sultan Park, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Male Fish Market, and finally kick back and relax at Artificial Beach. On the 31st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Male online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Rasdhoo to Male in 5.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Male

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Artificial Beach ©
Artificial Beach
Male Fish Market ©
Male Fish Market

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