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Maldives holidays

Maldives holidays

Plan a tailor-made escape or honeymoon to the Maldives and unwind on desert island beaches

The Maldives are the white-sand, palm-fringed castaway islands of your imagination. The water is so clear you can see the brightly coloured fish from your lounger. Dive, snorkel or sail or simply sit back and soak it all in.

Flight Time

11 hours upwards dependent on airline (Dublin to Maldives)

Time Zone

UTC +5

Recommended Airlines

British Airways, Emirates, Etihad, Qatar Airways, SriLankan Airlines and Turkish Airlines

Speak to someone who's been there

Start planning your tailor-made trip by calling one of our Maldives specialists on 1 800 992 198

Suggested itineraries for the Maldives

These itineraries will give you a starting point for what your trip to the Maldives could entail. They cover routes that we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favourite places to stay. Treat them as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you.

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Our expert guides to travelling in the Maldives

Written by our specialists from the viewpoint of their own travels, these guides will help you decide on the shape of your own trip to the Maldives. Aiming to inspire and inform, we share our recommendations for how to appreciate the Maldives at its best.

My travels in the Maldives 2017

A short film of specialist Vicky's trip to the Maldives where she explored the islands of Baros, Kurumba, Maalifushi, Niyama and Velassaru.

The Maldives

What to do in the Maldives: our highlights guide

Dive with turtles and whale sharks, take a dolphin cruise, and find out where to stay and eat some of the best seafood the Maldives has to offer. Maldives specialist, Francesca picks her favourite things to see and do when visiting this collection of islands in the Indian Ocean.

Celsius Restaurant, Huvafen Fushi

Luxury holidays in the Maldives

If you're planning a luxury holiday to the Maldives we have a small range of stylish, top-class resorts and hotels to make your holiday truly memorable.

Kurumba, Maldive Island

Honeymoon in the Maldives

A tropical paradise, with azure waters and swaying palm trees, the Maldives are suitably luxurious and ideal for a honeymoon. Let us advise you on the best places to stay to make your experience extra special.

Vicki diving in the Maldives
Start planning your trip

Provide us with a few starting details about your travel plans, and one of our Maldives specialists will be in touch to give you suggestions and ideas.