25 days in Melbourne & Maldives Itinerary

25 days in Melbourne & Maldives Itinerary

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Melbourne, Australia
— 9 nights
2
Hulhumale, Maldives
— 2 nights
3
Vaavu Atoll, Maldives
— 2 nights
4
Maafushi Island, Maldives
— 1 night
5
Rasdhoo, Maldives
— 2 nights
6
Thoddoo, Maldives
— 1 night
7
Male, Maldives
— 5 nights

9
nights
Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Explore Melbourne's surroundings by going to Cheltenham Golf Club (in Cheltenham), Sovereign Hill (in Ballarat) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne tour planner.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiport is Melbourne International Airport. In January, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Hulhumale.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Cheltenham Golf Club, Sovereign Hill, Princes Pier, Werribee Open Range Zoo
Find places to stay Jan 7 — 16:
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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Hulhumale, Maldives

Hulhumale ©
Hulhumale, a reclaimed island, recently developed to meet additional industrial, commercial, and housing demands.
Hulhumale is known for beaches, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the gorgeous colors at Banana Reef, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hulhumale Mosque, admire the majestic nature at Hulhumale Central Park, and step off the mainland to explore Hulhumale.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Hulhumale trip itinerary planning website.

Explore your travel options from Melbourne to Hulhumale with the Route module. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Melbourne to Hulhumale due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Melbourne in January, plan for a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Hulhumale: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Vaavu Atoll.

Things to do in Hulhumale

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Hulhumale, Banana Reef
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 19:
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Hulhumale ©
Hulhumale
Banana Reef ©
Banana Reef
Hulhumale Central Park ©
Hulhumale Central Park

2
nights
Vaavu Atoll, Maldives

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bodu Mora and then head off the coast to Alimatha Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head off the coast to Aarah Islands.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Vaavu Atoll trip planner.

You can fly from Hulhumale to Vaavu Atoll in 4 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Maafushi Island.

Things to do in Vaavu Atoll

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Alimatha Island ©
Alimatha Island
Aarah Islands ©
Aarah Islands
Bodu Mora ©
Bodu Mora

1
night
Maafushi Island, Maldives

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 (Fri): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then look for gifts at Angolo Souvenir shop, and then kick back and relax at Bikini Beach.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, refer to the Maafushi Island trip itinerary builder website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Vaavu Atoll to Maafushi Island. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in January, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Rasdhoo.

Things to do in Maafushi Island

Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches
Find places to stay Jan 21 — 22:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Angolo Souvenir shop ©
Angolo Souvenir shop

2
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Rasdhoo, Maldives

Rasdhoo ©
As the only inhabited island in the Rasdhoo Atoll, Rasdhoo serves as a basecamp of sorts for vacationing in the area.
On the 23rd (Sat), take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then kick back and relax at Veligandu Island Beach. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bikini Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Rasdhoo travel route app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Maafushi Island to Rasdhoo. January in Rasdhoo sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Thoddoo.

Things to do in Rasdhoo

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Veligandu Island Beach
Find places to stay Jan 22 — 24:
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Veligandu Island Beach ©
Veligandu Island Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Bikini Beach ©
Bikini Beach

1
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Thoddoo, Maldives

Thoddoo ©
On the 25th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjidhul Aisha and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Abdulla.

For reviews and more tourist information, use the Thoddoo online day trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Rasdhoo to Thoddoo with the Route module. In January, daytime highs in Thoddoo are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Male.

Things to do in Thoddoo

Historic Sites
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Masjid Abdulla ©
Masjid Abdulla
Masjidhul Aisha ©
Masjidhul Aisha

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Male, Maldives

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.
Male is known for shopping, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque), kick back and relax at Artificial Beach, see the interesting displays at National Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grand Friday Mosque.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Male trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Thoddoo to Male by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in January, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Male

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 25 — 30:
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque) ©
Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque)
National Museum ©
National Museum

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