Maldives is an island nation which is situated in the Indian Ocean and is officially known as the Republic of the Maldives. It is also known as the Maldives Islands. The archipelago of the Maldives provides the major tourist attraction of Maldives. The natural beauty of Maldives and its ecotourism have fascinated tourists all over the world. The tropical resort of Maldives provide an exclusive opportunity of being a part of a tourist town with all the required facilities.
Maldivian Rufiyaa (MVR)
298 square km (115 square miles)
Climate & Geography
Maldives enjoys a mild climate all throughout the year. The average temperatures are between 24 degrees C (75 degrees F) and 33 degrees C (91 degrees F). The cool breeze blowing from the Indian Ocean keeps the climate pleasant in spite of the high humidity. The monsoons of Maldives occur between the months of June and August. In the southern parts of Maldives, the annual rainfall reaches an average of 381 cm (150 in) and in the southern parts it reaches 254 cm (100 in).
The islands of Maldives lie between the Lakshadweep islands and the Chagos Archipelago. It lies between latitudes 1 degree S and 8 degrees N and longitudes 72 degrees and 74 degrees E.
Maldives can be assessed from the rest of the world by both airways and waterways.
Tourist & Immigration Info
Contact the nearest embassy of Maldives to get the latest and updated information on the visa requirements.