Official language - Maldives
Capital - Male
Currency - Rufia
Telephone code - +960
Time Zones - +5
White sand, casting satin in the sun, powerful palm trees hanging over transparent ones, like tears of a baby by the waters - this is how the tourist booklets form the image of the Maldives. But what is most surprising, the reality is much more magical! Of course, if you know when to fly to the Maldives and have enough money for that. Although apart from beach holidays, diving, surfing and fishing, there is nothing more to be found, tours to the resort are among the most expensive. But it makes more valuable memories of a holiday, honeymoon, or romantic vacation.
The Maldives is one of the favorite places to relax among millionaires and celebrities, a real tropical paradise. Tours to the Maldives usually last 7 or 10 days, most tourists spend this time without leaving the resort island - in solitude and silence. The main activities in the luxury resorts of the Maldives are a relaxing holiday, relaxing in the spa centers, sunbathing and diving or snorkeling.
The question of where to go on vacation to the Maldives, is solved simply - in every atoll open to tourists, the islands are equipped for a beach holiday. In fact, there is nothing more to go to the Maldives. In each region of the Maldives, the city, the resort will offer you water activities: surfing, scuba diving, snorkeling, fishing, boating and boating, and more.
A rare island boasts one or two places of interest. Basically they are located in the capital Malé, where excursions from any hotel are easily arranged. Therefore, deciding where to go to the Maldives, it is necessary to build on your financial capabilities and preferences in terms of water entertainment.
The peculiarity of the beach resorts of the Maldives is that they are all located on small islands that are part of the atolls. The islands are so small that they often have only one hotel. Moreover, sometimes its territory covers several islands. Which one to choose depends on your budget.
The most expensive is the island of Vabbinfaru, located in the Kaafu Atoll. Here guests receive a five-star hotel from the Asian chain Banyan Tree. Holiday of the same level offers the island of Kuda-Hura Atoll North Male, where the hotel Four Seasons Resort is built in the form of a traditional Maldives village, but with a high level of service.
By the same principle, the beach holiday of the island of Oluvelli is organized in the South Male Atoll, where the Japanese like to rest. The composition of the same atoll includes resort Kanduma, which is particularly revered surfers.
For wedding ceremonies go to the island Velassaru in South Male. Although, in principle, these symbolic weddings are held at all resorts in the country, it is believed that it is at Velassar that they are the most fabulous. It also often hosts international culinary contests, hitting which you can try amazing dishes typical of countries from all over the world.
If you want to be closer to civilization, you can stay not only in Male, but also on the island of Hitadu atoll Sinu. This is the second most densely populated island of Maldives, so you can also find such benefits of civilization as high-rise buildings and highways.
It is believed that the ideal period for rest is December-April. This is the time when the least amount of precipitation falls and there are the most sunny days. The rest of the year belongs to the low season, when strong winds and tropical downpours dominate the islands. Although by and large, on the islands you can relax all year round. The average air temperature is kept at 28-30 ° C, water - 26-27 ° C.
The only thing that in the summer due to rain increases humidity up to 82%. But even in this period, rich in torrential rains, you can get on good weather and spend a tour completely in heavenly conditions, enjoying the beach and national cuisine.
For entry into the Maldives for up to 30 days, citizens of Uzbekistan do not need a visa. However, you must have the following documents with you: - passport (with OVIR visa); - voucher; - return tickets.