8 days in Maldives Itinerary

8 days in Maldives Itinerary

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8 days in Maldives Itinerary

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

5
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Fishing Charters & Tours and HP Reef. Next up on the itinerary: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stroll through Hulhumale Beach, see the interesting displays at National Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Grand Friday Mosque.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Male trip itinerary maker website .

Bengaluru, India to Male is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and ferry. Traveling from Bengaluru in February, Male is a bit warmer at night with lows of 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to drive to Rasdhoo.

Things to do in Male

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

North Male Atoll, HP Reef, Hulhumale Beach, Hulhumale
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Male Fish Market ©
Male Fish Market
Banana Reef ©
Banana Reef

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Veligandu Island Beach and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Rasdhoo trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Male to Rasdhoo takes 5.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Maafushi Island.

Things to do in Rasdhoo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

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

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 18th (Tue): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then kick back and relax at Bikini Beach.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Maafushi Island trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Rasdhoo to Maafushi Island. February in Maafushi Island sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Maafushi Island

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling

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