5 days in Maldives Itinerary

5 days in Maldives Itinerary

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5 days in Maldives Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  15​h
1
Maafushi Island
— 1 day
Fly:  1​h 45​min
2
Southern Ari Atoll
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 30​min
3
Hulhumale
— Few hours
Drive:  15​min
4
Male
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Kuwait City

1
day
Maafushi Island

With plenty of things to do, Maafushi Island has a bustling, upbeat atmosphere and a holiday resort vibe.
On the 12th (Sun), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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Kuwait City, Kuwait to Maafushi Island is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from Kuwait City to Maafushi Island, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Kuwait City in August: highs in Maafushi Island hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow time for the flight to Southern Ari Atoll.

Things to do in Maafushi Island

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Southern Ari Atoll

Southern Ari Atoll
Southern Ari Atoll contains the most populous of Ari's islands, though this still amounts to little.
On the 13th (Mon), take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Southern Ari Atoll driving holiday planner.

Getting from Maafushi Island to Southern Ari Atoll by flight takes about 2 hours. In August in Southern Ari Atoll, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Hulhumale.

Things to do in Southern Ari Atoll

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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few
hours
Hulhumale

Hulhumale ©
Hulhumale, a reclaimed island, recently developed to meet additional industrial, commercial, and housing demands.
You can plan Hulhumale trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Southern Ari Atoll to Hulhumale by combination of flight and bus takes about 1.5 hours. In August in Hulhumale, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Male.

Things to do in Hulhumale

Historic Sites
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Hulhumale Mosque ©
Hulhumale Mosque

2
nights
Male

Male ©
The tiny but densely populated city of Male represents a contrast to the laid-back beach resorts found in much of the rest of the Maldives.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): see the interesting displays at National Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Grand Friday Mosque, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Male Fish Market, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque).

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Male trip itinerary planning website .

Male is just a short distance from Hulhumale. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 30°C. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Male

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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National Museum ©
National Museum
Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque) ©
Male Fish Market ©
Male Fish Market

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