9 days in Maldives Itinerary

9 days in Maldives Itinerary

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9 days in Maldives Itinerary

Start: Aberdeen
Fly:  22​h
1
Male
— 2 nights
ferry + Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Southern Ari Atoll
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h
3
Maafushi Island
— 1 night
Travel:  7​h 30​min
4
Kuredu
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  28​h
End: Aberdeen

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 22nd (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Artificial Beach, look for gifts at Mare Scuba Concept, then admire the landmark architecture of Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Grand Friday Mosque, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Male Fish Market. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then see the interesting displays at National Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sultan Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Male trip maker tool .

Aberdeen, UK to Male is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Aberdeen to Male is 5 hours. Traveling from Aberdeen in March, things will get warmer in Male: highs are around 37°C and lows about 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Southern Ari Atoll.

Things to do in Male

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Mar 21 — 24:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Male Fish Market ©
Male Fish Market
National Museum ©
National Museum

1
night
Southern Ari Atoll

Southern Ari Atoll
Southern Ari Atoll contains the most populous of Ari's islands, though this still amounts to little.
To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Southern Ari Atoll online holiday maker .

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Male to Southern Ari Atoll takes 2.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 31°C. You will leave for Maafushi Island on the 25th (Mon).

Things to do in Southern Ari Atoll

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Mar 24 — 25:

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 25th (Mon): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Maafushi Island day trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from Southern Ari Atoll to Maafushi Island takes 2 hours. March in Maafushi Island sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 31°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kuredu.

Things to do in Maafushi Island

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
Find places to stay Mar 25 — 26:
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Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
Kuredu

Kuredu
You'd be forgiven for thinking that Kuredu, a small resort island on Lhaviyani Atoll, is heaven on earth.
To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Kuredu trip itinerary planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Maafushi Island to Kuredu. You'll set off for home on the 28th (Thu).

Things to do in Kuredu

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
Find places to stay Mar 26 — 28:

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