9 days in Maldives Itinerary

9 days in Maldives Itinerary

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9 days in Maldives Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  7​h
1
Hulhumale
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
2
Male
— 4 nights
Travel:  3​h 15​min
3
Maafushi Island
— 1 night
Travel:  4​h
4
Rasdhoo
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

1
night
Hulhumale

Hulhumale ©
Hulhumale, a reclaimed island, recently developed to meet additional industrial, commercial, and housing demands.
To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Hulhumale travel planner.

New Delhi, India to Hulhumale is an approximately 7-hour flight. While traveling from New Delhi, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Hulhumale, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Male.

Things to do in Hulhumale

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Maldive Victory, Hulhumale
Highlights from your plan
Hulhumale ©
Hulhumale
Maldive Victory ©
Maldive Victory
Hulhumale Mosque ©
Hulhumale Mosque

4
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: hunt for treasures at Male Fish Market, admire the striking features of Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque), examine the collection at National Museum, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Male trip planner .

Male is very close to Hulhumale. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Maafushi Island.

Things to do in Male

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Male Fish Market ©
Male Fish Market
Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque) ©

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 (Thu): stroll through Bikini Beach, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then look for gifts at Angolo Souvenir shop.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Maafushi Island trip builder site .

Explore your travel options from Male to Maafushi Island with the Route module. In July, daytime highs in Maafushi Island are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Rasdhoo.

Things to do in Maafushi Island

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
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 19th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then stroll through Veligandu Island Beach.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Rasdhoo trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Maafushi Island to Rasdhoo. In July, daily temperatures in Rasdhoo can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. On the 20th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rasdhoo

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

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

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