Of all the romantic places around the world to go on a honeymoon, Maldives is one of the places that stands out. Why you wonder? There is hardly any place that offers picture-perfect overwater villas, impeccable hospitality and numerous unique activities like the Maldives. If you are planning a honeymoon in Maldives, then be assured that it will be exotic and magical one. Newlyweds seek the romance and private time with each other after all the chaos of planning and executing their dream like marriage. The Maldives, with its secluded sandy beaches, private overwater villas, and brilliant marine life and water activities has become a popular destination for those looking for an exotic honeymoon. Being a tropical island, the Maldives can be visited all year round. Out of the 1100 islands that comprise the Maldives, a majority are serving as resorts or private islands catering the increasing demands of tourists. So whether you are planning to take up a Maldives honeymoon package from Chennai, Mumbai, Cochin, Ahmedabad or any other city, read up further to know everything about Maldives!
How much does a honeymoon in Maldives cost?
The cost of a Maldives honeymoon package depends on a few things like
Starting place of the journey
The cost of a honeymoon in Maldives is usually around Rs 34,999/- Per Person, when planned around the peak season (November to March). It includes 4 nights stay with breakfast and dinner in beachfront hotel rooms, all transfers including speedboat transfer,non-motorized water activities and airfare. If you happen to plan your honeymoon between April to October, the prices will be approximately lower by 15 to 20%.
Based on our budget you can choose to stay in the famous Water villas which to adds up to the cost of your honeymoon in Maldives but if money is not an issue, then this is a must have experience.
The cost of your honeymoon also depends on from which part of India you’ll be travelling. Direct flights to Maldives are available from Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Cochin. So, depending on how close or far away you live from one of these cities, the cost of your maldives honeymoon will increase or decrease.
Best time to go on a honeymoon in Maldives?
The best time to visit Maldives is between November to April when the weather is at its best. Starting May the Monsoon season starts, which means you can’t take up many adventure and sports activities. But the monsoon may make your honeymoon in maldives more romantic. So, make sure you plan accordingly.
What are the best Islands to stay in Maldives for honeymoon?
While planning on taking a Maldives Honeymoon package, couples can choose out of a wide ranging stay options. Spread over 26 atolls, Maldives is home to around 1900 islands. Of these islands a larger number of them are dedicated to the purpose of tourism. Most of the resorts are an islands themselves, allowing you to live the fantasy of having a place all to yourself and your partner. Here are some of the most popular islands you can choose from to stay during your honeymoon in his paradise!
Hulhumalé: Hulhumale is an island extending out of Male, Maldives’ capital city. This island is not frequented by tourists making it ideal for couples. With all creature comforts available along with numerous fun activities to choose from, Hulhumale makes for a great island to stay in maldives for honeymooners.
Biyadhoo: This island is particularly famous among couples as it has amazing sceneries and provides a perfect ambience for honeymooners. This island too is situated close to Male, i.e a 30 minute speed boat ride away. Biyadhoo offers picturesque beaches, coral reefs and lots of greenery to enjoy during your stay here.
Maafushi Island: Maafushi islands, though inhabited the locals, it is sparsely populated and is not too commercialized. Offering you an authentic experience of the island and and tonnes for fun activities to choose from.
Vaadhoo Island: This Island is world famous for its Bioluminescent beaches. One of the few places in the world where you can witness the beaches that glow in the dark. If you want to experience something magical this place has to be a part of your Maldives Honeymoon itinerary.
Veligandu Island: Situated 20 minutes away from the international Airport, Veligandu Island offers a laid back atmosphere for your honeymoon.
Male: The capital of Maldives, Male offers you a chance to experience the culture of Maldives. If you and your spouse enjoy experiencing new cultures, then male is the place for you. With numerous sightseeing options and plenty of exhilarating things to do, Male can be an entertaining pit-stop during you otherwise tranquil honeymoon.
Similarly many other islands like Alimatha island and so on can make for great stay options in Maldives for honeymooners.
What are the best things to do in Maldives for honeymoon?
One thing you can be sure about during your honeymoon in Maldives is the abundance of fun activities to take up. Here are some of the most popular things to do in Maldives for your honeymoon.
1. Experience the colourful Marine and coral
Top Places to go snorkelling and scuba diving: Maafushi Islands, Addu atoll, Biyadhoo, Fihalhohi and Angaga. Whether you go snorkelling or scuba diving, here you can see the magical life of the creatures that live in the amazing blue waters. From Manta rays and Hammerheads to tiny vibrant fishes, you’ll find yourself mesmerized by the teeming marine life.
2. Visit the Glow in the dark beaches
Maldives in one of the few places in the world where the you can experience the spectacular phenomenon of ‘Bioluminescence’. Go to the Vaadhoo island beach where the phytoplanktons light up beach with every wave crashing on the shore.
3. Take up adventurous activities
Once you’ve relaxed enough on the beaches, you can take up thrilling activities like Dhoni rides, parasailing, scuba diving and so on. Afterall, there is no dearth of amazing beaches in Maldives.
4. Experience bliss by taking a couples spa
Most of the resorts in Maldives have amazing Spa facilities that gives you an opportunity to truly relax during our honeymoon, especially after you’ve exhausted yourself with the adventure activities.
Things to know when planning a holiday/Honeymoon in Maldives:
Maldives is a 100% muslim country, which means you can’t indulge into any public display of affection.
Many beaches in local islands don’t allow women to wear bikini or any other cloth that reveals their elbows. But there are beaches where it is allowed like the ‘Bikini Beach’ in Hulhumale.
Alcohol is prohibited.
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