7 days in Maldives Itinerary

7 days in Maldives Itinerary

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7 days in Maldives Itinerary

Start: Varanasi
Fly + ferry:  8​h
1
Male
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Rasdhoo
— 1 night
Travel:  4​h
3
Maafushi Island
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Varanasi

3
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.
Male is known for shopping, wildlife, historic sites, museums, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, look for gifts at Island Bazaar, enjoy the sand and surf at Artificial Beach, and hunt for treasures at Male Fish Market.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Male trip itinerary builder tool .

Lucknow, India to Male is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from Lucknow in December, expect nights in Male to be warmer, around 30°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 36°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Rasdhoo.

Things to do in Male

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Hulhumale Beach
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Artificial Beach ©
Artificial Beach
Male Fish Market ©
Male Fish Market

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 20th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bikini Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Veligandu Island Beach.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Rasdhoo trip planner .

You can drive from Male to Rasdhoo in 5.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Maafushi Island.

Things to do in Rasdhoo

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Veligandu Island Beach
Highlights from your plan
Veligandu Island Beach ©
Veligandu Island Beach
Bikini Beach ©
Bikini Beach

1
night
Maafushi Island

With plenty of things to do, Maafushi Island has a bustling, upbeat atmosphere and a holiday resort vibe.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): stop by Angolo Souvenir shop, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then stroll through Bikini Beach.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Maafushi Island holiday maker site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rasdhoo to Maafushi Island. In December, daily temperatures in Maafushi Island can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Maafushi Island

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling

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