10 days in Maldives Itinerary

10 days in Maldives Itinerary

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10 days in Maldives Itinerary

Start: Medford
Fly + Drive:  35​h
1
Hulhumale
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
2
Male
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Rasdhoo
— 1 night
Travel:  3​h
4
Vaavu Atoll
— 1 night
Travel:  3​h 45​min
5
Maafushi Island
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  36​h
End: Medford

1
night
Hulhumale

Hulhumale ©
Hulhumale, a reclaimed island, recently developed to meet additional industrial, commercial, and housing demands.
On the 23rd (Mon), don't miss a visit to Maldive Victory, then take in the dramatic natural features at Manta Point, and then get outside with Kuda Bandos. On the next day, explore the gorgeous colors at Banana Reef, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hulhumale Mosque, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hulhumale Beach.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Hulhumale road trip site .

Medford, USA to Hulhumale is an approximately 35-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 13 hours traveling from Medford to Hulhumale. Traveling from Medford in March, expect Hulhumale to be much warmer, temps between 88°F and 80°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can ride a ferry to Male.

Things to do in Hulhumale

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

North Male Atoll, Kuda Bandos, Manta Point
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Banana Reef ©
Banana Reef
Manta Point ©
Manta Point
Kuda Bandos ©
Kuda Bandos

2
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.
On the 25th (Wed), see the interesting displays at National Museum, then hunt for treasures at Male Fish Market, then stop by S.T.O Trade Centre, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grand Friday Mosque. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Thu): hunt for treasures at Male Local Market, then stop by Island Bazaar, then admire the striking features of Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque), and finally explore the gorgeous colors at HP Reef.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Male travel route planning site .

Male is very close to Hulhumale. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in March, and nighttime lows around 80°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can ride a ferry to Rasdhoo.

Things to do in Male

Shopping Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

HP Reef
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HP Reef ©
HP Reef
Male Fish Market ©
Male Fish Market
National Museum ©
National Museum

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Veligandu Island Beach and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Rasdhoo trip planner .

Ride a ferry from Male to Rasdhoo in 2 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 80°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Vaavu Atoll.

Things to do in Rasdhoo

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

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

1
night
Vaavu Atoll

Vaavu Atoll ©
Also known as Felidhoo Atoll, Vaavu Atoll regularly ranks among tourists' favorites in the Maldives, thanks to its untouched nature and fantastic diving sites.
On the 28th (Sat), head off the coast to Ambara Island and then kick back and relax at Bodu Mora.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Vaavu Atoll sightseeing planner .

Explore your travel options from Rasdhoo to Vaavu Atoll with the Route module. In March, daytime highs in Vaavu Atoll are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 80°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Maafushi Island.

Things to do in Vaavu Atoll

Parks Nature Beaches
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Bodu Mora ©
Bodu Mora
Ambara Island ©
Ambara Island

1
night
Maafushi Island

Maafushi Island ©
With plenty of things to do, Maafushi Island has a bustling, upbeat atmosphere and a holiday resort vibe.
On the 29th (Sun), stop by Angolo Souvenir shop, then enjoy the sand and surf at Bikini Beach, and then tour the water at your own pace with Arena Dive Club.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Maafushi Island trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Vaavu Atoll to Maafushi Island. In March, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 80°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Maafushi Island

Outdoors Beaches Wildlife
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Arena Dive Club ©
Arena Dive Club
Angolo Souvenir shop ©
Angolo Souvenir shop

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