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Airports in Maldives

List of the main airports

Malé airport

  Recommendations for travelers to Maldives

Information about Maldives
Population: 349.106 (2005 est.)
Capital: Malé 81.647 (2004)
Official Languages: dhivehi
The flag carrier of Maldives is - Maldivian (airline)
Main cities: Malé, Seenu Atholhu, Alifu Atholhu, Lhaviyani Atholhu


According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Maldives in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.

In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Maldives, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Maldives - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices


Currency: Maldivian Rufiyaa (MVR)

Time Zone: (GMT+5)


Vaccination needed for traveling to Maldives


Vaccination data up to july 2012:

- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country.
- Recommended vaccines: Hepatitis A, Typhoid fever, Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine.