Maldives vacations 2020 & 2021
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With our flexibility promise, and a dedicated expert to advise you while you plan, you can book with certainty with Audley.
Enjoy traditional Bodu Beru folk music and dancing. Eat breakfast on a stark white sandbar, in the midst of calm, vibrant blue waters. Dine on board a luxury dhoni. Help with coral conservation. Relax in an infinity pool. Try water-skiing, wakeboarding, windsurfing or parasailing in the year-round warm waters. Snorkel with a chance to see sea turtles, sharks and manta rays. Recover your inner calm with yoga sessions in a pavilion surrounded by turquoise waters.
Glimmering waters. Swaying palm trees. Endless opportunities to observe dolphins, sharks and rays. What excites you? Travel at your own pace, in your own style, with the confidence that we’ll show you the best options, wherever you go.
Suggested tours for the Maldives
These tours give you a starting point for what your trip to the Maldives could entail. They cover routes we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favorite places to stay. Treat them as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you.
Why travel with Audley?
- 100% tailor-made tours
- Fully protected travel
- Established for over 20 years
- 100% of our clients would recommend us
Best time to visit
Our specialists advise on the best months to visit the Maldives, including information about climate, events and festivals.
Practical tips for traveling to the Maldives, from social protocols to guidance on money matters, with a link to the latest government travel advice.
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Our detailed brochures feature trip ideas and travel experiences recommended by our specialists.
Guides to the Maldives' regions
To help you decide where to focus your time in the Maldives, our region guides describe the areas that you're most likely to visit when traveling. Each guide highlights the types of experiences the region can offer.
The Maldives in pictures
Our expert guides to traveling 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
A short film of specialist Vicky's trip to the Maldives where she explored the islands of Baros, Kurumba, Maalifushi, Niyama and Velassaru.
Opulent hotels, indulgent spas, world-class dining, crystal-blue waters and white sand beaches — Audley’s Ludo explains what makes the Maldives a top luxury destination. As an avid diver and snorkeler, he also discusses the island’s thriving coral reefs and exceptional water sports.
The Maldives might just be the honeymoon destination you’ve been dreaming of. With some of the world’s whitest sands, clearest waters and most extravagant hotels, it’s an obvious choice, but not all islands are created equal. Hidden Beaches specialist Vicki picks her top honeymoon islands.
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 favorite things to see and do when visiting this collection of islands in the Indian Ocean.
Deciding between the Indian Ocean’s Maldives, Seychelles and Mauritius can be a challenge. Our specialists compare the trio in this guide, concentrating on what sets each destination apart, as well as tips for couples, honeymooners, families and those eager to snorkel or dive.
Cuisine across the Indian Ocean ranges from home-cooked curries to à la carte tasting menus served on a private sandbank. Focusing on Mauritius, the Maldives and the Seychelles, our specialists explore each region’s culinary signatures, and the best ways to sample them.