honeymoon at maldives

honeymoon in maldives

Honeymoon at Maldives

Honeymoon at Maldives : FAQ about Maldives

By Fandy Setiawan

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Where is the Maldives?

–      The Maldives is located in the Indian Ocean, specifically in south-western India and Sri Lanka.

–      The Maldives is an archipelago of about 1,200 islands spread over 26 atolls (an atoll is a group of islands).

–      Of these 1,200 islands, only 200 of them are inhabited, with half are going to tourism and turned into resorts.

–      The term island-hotel is more than adequate . The hotel located in central position of the island and the only residents of the island is the hotel guests and staff.

–       It suffices to look at the pictures in print or online catalogs to find this particular configuration that makes the charm of the honeymoon at Maldives:  A hotel, bungalows on stilts, coconut palms, a sandy beach. The real island paradise as it is imagined! An ideal destination for honeymoon.

How long is the flight to the Maldives?

–      The flight from London to the Maldives.

Direct flight to Male/Maldives from Gatwick (London).A total of 11 hours non-stop.

–      The flight from New York  to the Maldives.

You would travel from New York, JFK airport, by Etihad Airlines to Colombo/Sri Lanka with intermediate stops in Abu Dhabi and Delhi/India. Flight time 19:20 hours. From Colombo by Sri Lanka Airlines to Male/Maldives, flight time 1:00 hour.

–      The flight from Paris to the Maldives .

Approximate flight duration time from Paris to Male is 10 hrs, 26 mins depending on the airlines company. It takes 30 minutes to 1:30 for the transfer by boat from the capital Malé to your resort.

The best time to go on a honeymoon in The Maldives?

–      The sun is shining all year at Maldives. But the best time to go on a honeymoon is between December and April.

–      It is also the time when the sunshine duration is more than 8 hours per day. Other times of the year are affected by monsoon rains, especially from June to July.

Happy Honeymoon at Maldives folks!