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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

Time Zone

UTC +5

Recommended Airlines

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

Where can you fly from?

Flights to the Maldives are available from a choice of airports including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow

Speak to someone who's been there
Audley Travel specialist Vicki

Start planning your tailor-made trip by calling one of our Maldives specialists on 01993 838 250

Trip ideas for your beach holiday in Maldives

These trip ideas come from our Hidden Beaches collection of specially selected beach hotels.
They combine lazy days on the beach with a few days of exploring.

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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.

Savina on Conrad Beach, 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.