9 days in Maldives Itinerary

9 days in Maldives Itinerary

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9 days in Maldives Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  6 h
1
Maafushi Island
— 2 nights
Travel:  4 h 30 min
2
Veligandu
— 1 night
Travel:  4 h 45 min
3
Bandos
— 1 day
Travel:  2 h 30 min
4
Furanafushi Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Male
— 3 nights
Ferry + Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Mumbai

2
nights
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 6th (Fri): stop by Angolo Souvenir shop and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Bikini Beach and then kick back and relax at Bikini Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Maafushi Island vacation planner.

Mumbai, India to Maafushi Island is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Mumbai in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 31°C in Maafushi Island. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Veligandu.

Things to do in Maafushi Island

Outdoors Tours Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Angolo Souvenir shop ©
Angolo Souvenir shop

1
night
Veligandu

Veligandu ©
Crisp white sands merge into transparent, exotic waters at Veligandu, one of the many atolls that make up the Maldives.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): kick back and relax at Veligandu Island Beach.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Veligandu day trip tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Maafushi Island to Veligandu. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in March, and nighttime lows around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Furanafushi Island.

Things to do in Veligandu

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Veligandu Island Beach ©
Veligandu Island Beach

1
day
Bandos

Bandos ©
Lush tropical vegetation, pearl white beaches, and a deep turquoise lagoon exude an overwhelming sense of serenity and tranquility on the island of Bandos.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): head outdoors with Kuda Bandos.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Bandos trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Veligandu to Bandos. In March, daily temperatures in Bandos can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Furanafushi Island.

Things to do in Bandos

Outdoors
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Kuda Bandos ©
Kuda Bandos

2
nights
Furanafushi Island

Furanafushi Island ©
Sparkling turquoise water, soft white sand, and swaying palm trees induce many visitors to take a Furanafushi Island vacation.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): explore the gorgeous colors at HP Reef and then stop by Nala Boutique.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Furanafushi Island trip maker .

Explore your travel options from Bandos to Furanafushi Island with the Route module. In March, daytime highs in Furanafushi Island are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. You will leave for Male on the 11th (Wed).

Things to do in Furanafushi Island

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trip

Nala Boutique
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HP Reef ©
HP Reef
Nala Boutique ©
Nala Boutique

3
nights
Male

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.
For shopping fun, head to Male Fish Market or Mare Scuba Concept. Visit Hulhumale Beach and Artificial Beach for some beach relaxation. There's still lots to do: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, take in the spiritual surroundings of Medhu Ziyaarath, enjoy the sand and surf at Rasfannu, and walk around Sultan Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Male trip planning tool .

You can drive from Furanafushi Island to Male in 1.5 hours. In March in Male, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 31°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Male

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Hulhumale Beach
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Artificial Beach ©
Artificial Beach
Male Fish Market ©
Male Fish Market
Spas & Wellness

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