12 days in Maldives Itinerary

12 days in Maldives Itinerary

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12 days in Maldives Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + Drive:  28​h
1
Maafushi Island
— 1 night
Travel:  4​h
2
Rasdhoo
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Veligandu
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Male
— 4 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Toronto

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 22nd (Tue): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Maafushi Island route builder site .

Toronto, Canada to Maafushi Island is an approximately 28-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from Toronto to Maafushi Island. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Toronto in January, with highs in Maafushi Island at 36°C and lows at 30°C. You'll set off for Rasdhoo on the 23rd (Wed).

Things to do in Maafushi Island

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
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 24th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bikini Beach and then meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Rasdhoo journey tool .

Explore your travel options from Maafushi Island to Rasdhoo with the Route module. In January in Rasdhoo, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 30°C at night. On the 25th (Fri), you'll travel to Veligandu.

Things to do in Rasdhoo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Shark Diving
Bikini Beach ©
Bikini Beach

1
night
Veligandu

Veligandu ©
Crisp white sands merge into transparent, exotic waters at Veligandu, one of the many atolls that make up the Maldives.
On the 26th (Sat), kick back and relax at Veligandu Island Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Veligandu online road trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Rasdhoo to Veligandu. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in January, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow time for the ferry ride to Male.

Things to do in Veligandu

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Veligandu Island Beach ©
Veligandu Island Beach

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.
Visit Hulhumale Beach and Artificial Beach for some beach relaxation. Get some historical perspective at Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque) and Mulee Aage. Get out of town with these interesting Male side-trips: Hulhumale Mosque (in Hulhumale) and HP Reef (in Furanafushi Island). The adventure continues: examine the collection at National Museum, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, hunt for treasures at Male Fish Market, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Male sightseeing website .

Traveling by ferry from Veligandu to Male takes 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Male are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Male

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Hulhumale, HP Reef
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Grand Friday Mosque ©
Grand Friday Mosque
Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque) ©

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