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 THE MALDIVES - QUICK FACTS 



Location :



The Republic of Maldives is a group of coral islands in the Indian Ocean to the west of India and Sri Lanka on the equator. The group of low lying islands consists of about 1200 islands, some smaller than a football field and some of the largest 1- 2 miles long. Only about 200 of these islands are inhabited by a population of about 250,000.

Geography :



The Republic of Maldives is a group of atolls in the Indian Ocean about 417 mi (671 km) southwest of Sri Lanka. Its 1,190 coral islets stretch over an area of 35,200 sq mi (90,000 sq km). With global warming and the shrinking of the polar ice caps, the Maldives is directly threatened, as none of its islands rises more than six feet above sea level

Local Time :



GMT + 5 hours

Business Hours :



Bank Hours Sunday to Thursday 7.30am – 2.30pm



 VISA & CUSTOM PROCEDURES 


Visa :



No prior visas are required, a tourist visa of 30 days will be granted to all visitors with valid travel documents provided the embarkation/disembarkation cards are filled properly.

Customs :



As Maldives is a Muslim country, dogs, pigs/pork products, and pornography are forbidden. Alcohol cannot be imported without an official license, if imported without a license it should be declared at the customs and will be returned to you on departure. Wide ranges of alcoholic drinks are available in the resorts. Narcotic Drugs are strictly prohibited; the penalty for importing drug for any purpose is life imprisonment.



 WEATHER, CLIMATE & IDEAL CLOTHING 


Weather :



Maldives weather is generally warm and humid. Sun shines all year through. Average temperature is around 25 – 32 degrees Celsius. There is plenty of sun light throughout the year.

Climate :



The Maldives have a hot tropical climate. There are two monsoons, the southwest from May to October and the northeast from November to April. Generally the southwest brings more wind and rain in June and July. The temperature rarely falls below 25°C (77°F). The best time to visit is November to April.

Ideal clothing :



Lightweight cottons and linens throughout the year. Light waterproofs are advised during the rainy season



 LOCATION 


Maldives is a country of South Asia, situated in the Indian Ocean, south-southwest of India. It consists of approximately 1,190 coral islands grouped in a double chain of 26 atolls, spread over roughly 90,000 square kilometres.


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   HOLIDAY ISLAND RESORT & SPA
   CHAAYA ISLAND DHONVELI
   CHAAYA LAGOON HAKURAA HURAA
   CHAAYA REEF ELLAIDHOO
   ADAARAN CLUB RANNALHI
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   ADAARAN SELECT HUDHURANFUSHI
   ADAARAN PRESTIGE WATER VILLAS
   ADAARAN SELECT MEEDHUPPARU
   TAJ EXORTICA
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