Maldives Tour Packages From Kolkata
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Maldives, or the Republic of Maldives, is an archipelagic country in the subcontinent of India. It is situated in the Indian Ocean, southeast of Sri Lanka. It is the smallest Asian country and the 2nd least populous country in the world. The majority of people here follow the Islam religion.
It is very well known to people that Maldives is famous for its beautiful beaches. Maldives consists of more than 1200 coral islands and beaches and that is why in the last few decades we have come to know about Maldives as the most exotic destination. Not only that, Maldives has a 26-atoll chain of islands with magnificent beaches, crystal clear waters and extravagant bungalow resorts that it totally makes you stay here forever.
Maldives is also known as the Honeymoon Destination as people, especially celebrities, from all around the world make a tour to Maldives for their honeymoon. Maldives is a romantic place to spend the first few days of your new married life with the one you love. Apart from that Maldives can be visited with friends and family as it has a wide variety of activities and places to offer. If not anything then you can just swim all day in the ocean and have a gala time at the multi-cuisine restaurants and bars here. Maldives has a great nightlife too and tourist who comes here to party, get it.
People who are planning to visit Maldives from Kolkata or anywhere in India, we, Nature Canvas Travel Agency as one of the leading tourism companies in the industry has the best tour plan laid down here for you. With us, you just need to sit back, relax and let all us take the entire headache. So let’s dive deep into it to know everything about Maldives tour from Kolkata.
How to reach Maldives from Kolkata?
By air - There are no direct flights to reach Maldives from Kolkata; they either go via Delhi, Bangalore or Mumbai. Depending on the layover duration it may take somewhere between 8-20 hours. Go Air has regular flights to Maldives from Kolkata via Delhi, Bangalore and Mumbai that takes around 15-20 hours to reach to Maldives Velana International Airport in Malé.
There are Srilankan flights from Kolkata too that flies to Maldives via Colombo. Other than this another option is flying to Trivandrum or Kochi and then boarding a direct flight to Hanimaadhoo International Airport Maldives.
From the airports you as a Maldives tour package from kolkata with flight guest will get seaplanes or seaboats that will take you to the main island where your hotel or resort is.
By road - Maldives is an island in Indian Ocean so there is no way that you reach there only by road but there is possibility that you can have a road trip to Delhi, Mumbai or Bangalore and from there you can board a direct flight to Maldives that will take 3-5 hours.
If you are staying in any a state, other than Kolkata and if Trivandrum or Kochi is nearby then you can opt for flights that board from here. In that case you get to go to Maldives by a Maldivian flight and witness bits and pieces of their hospitality.
This is the only option if you want to enjoy a little road trip with your friends or family otherwise flights are a better option to go to Maldives.
By sea - You can go to Maldives by a cruise ship and it will take around a week but you need to get it from Mumbai. The Costa cruise to Maldives take 7 nights to reach there and it makes a stop at New Mangalore and Kochi, so if you want you can even board it from there as well, but Mumbai will be nearer.
Sailing the ocean on a cruise ship will become a memory for the lifetime so you should totally go for it.
Maldives does not require a pre-arrival visa but unlike tourists from other countries are permitted a 30 days tourist visa; Indian tourists are permitted 90 days tourist visa.
The immigration officer looks after the visa processes at the Maldives International Airport upon your visit there. The requirements to get a visa are:
- Should have a valid passport with six or more month’s validity after the trip to Maldives.
- Have a return ticket to prove that you don’t have any intention to stay there after your visa expires.
- Proof of reservation in hotel or resort.
- Prove of identification and two coloured passport sized photographs.
Make sure that all your documents are genuine because if they sense even slightest of problems then they will reject your stay at Maldives. The Government there is very strict with terrorism and politics and does not allow any activity that disturbs the environment of Maldives and also it is a reason why they are strict with giving visa.
Where to stay in Maldives?
Maldives looks like a dream and what’s even better are the hotels and resorts. If you are looking for places to stay at Maldives then here are some of the best places to stay.
Coco Palm DhuniKolhu Resort
If you are even a little bit active on any social media then you surely have seen this place because it’s literally all over the internet. This resort is just a short seaplane ride away from the capital city but an absolute yes if you want to show off your stay at Maldives.
Vista Beach Retreat
Vista Beach Retreat can be your best option if you want to stay among the people of Maldives and know about their culture and lifestyle. This place is situated at a distance of 3km from the Male Airport and is a pocket-friendly place.
We also have a more eco-friendly option for you and that is SonevaFushi. Located in the private island of Baa Atoll it is a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve which lush green forest as far as your eyes can see.
Located at the centre of India Ocean with turquoise water surrounding it from all sides JOALI Maldives is the most luxurious place in entire Maldives. Each villa has its own speciality and in-house spa. If you are lucky then you can swim even with dolphins.
If you are Maldives at a budget then you need not to look for any other place, go for Beach Villa Ukulhas at one go. This is a beautiful guesthouse for tourist who has a strict budget. The environment of this guest house is quite peaceful so it is aalso a good the choice for a staycation.
There are several restaurants and bars inMaldives with eventful nightlife. Maldives is less-habitat and it is mostly curated in such a way that looks after every need of tourists and that is whyMaldives has everything that you might need to enjoy.
Here are some dishes that you must try and some restaurants that you must visit while in Maldives.
Maldivian food is famous for its love of lobster, tuna, and other freshwater fishes. There are a wide variety of fish curries to choose from and it is also a staple food of the Maldivians and it includes fishes like little tunny, yellowfin tuna, bigeyescad, skipjack tuna, mahimahi and wahoo.
For snacks also there are quite a few option like fried yams which are very similar to sweet potatoes. Then there is Gulha which is a traditional Maldivian food having a golden brown crust made of wheat or rice flour and the inside is filled with a mixture of tuna, coconut and chillies. Reef fish cutlets are also loved by tourist who visits Maldives.
Maldives has some of the best bars you’ll ever go to and these bars are known for the cocktails they serve. They had a special way of curating spirits in such a way that they give out an intense flavour. Some of the best cocktails are Lucky and Al which is only serves at Avi Pool Bar and Velaa Islands. Biyadhoo Special another fruity flavoured cocktail with a dash of alcohol in it and this was named after the Biyadhoo Island where it was invented.
If you want something non-alcoholic then go for Sai. Sai, basically, is tea as the Maldivians follow the tea culture just like us. You can have either KalhuSai which is black tea or KiruSai which is milk tea.
Any meal is incomplete without dessert and so are Maldivian cuisine. AluviBoakibaa is a typical Maldivian delicacy made of coconut and sweet cassava. The cakes are soft, buttery and melts in your mouth. You will find this in every restaurant and cafe as it is really popular. Another sweet that is found in Maldives is GulabJamun. Yes, you read that right. GulabJamun is eaten and loved in Maldives and some of the tourist doesn’t even know that it is an Indian sweet. So if you feel homesick in Maldives then just eat gulabjamun and you’ll instantly feel that you’re at home.
Restaurants and Bars in Maldives
After you know what to eat you must know where to eat. Don’t worry Nature Canvas Maldives Tour guide has the total information laid out for you. Just have a look at all the best restaurants and bars in Maldives at a glance.
Coral Bar & Lounge
Must haves: Lobster
Villu Restaurant & Bar
Must haves: Eggs William Ways &Oyesters Rockefellers
Must haves: Singapore Sling & Martini
Must haves: Lobster started &Rashuliya Biryani
Haali Bar (Sunset Bar)
Location: Dhigali Maldives
Must haves: Prosecco Luna
Ministry of Crab Maldives
Location: The Marina at the Crossroads Maldives South Make
Must haves: King Prawn with garlic butter & Jumbo crab
Steak and Coffee Bar
Location: Nirolugoali 1
Must haves: Spencer steak, Mix grill & Cowboy Ribeye steak
Is Maldives costly than India?
Maldives is much more luxurious and costly than India.
Can unmarried couples take holiday in Maldives?
Maldives is a charming islet and welcomes each tourist with a smile. So, unmarried couples can stay at Maldives with no bother.
The Maldives’ remarkable beaches:
The surroundings the Maldives affords is unmatched and the time spent on its sunny beaches will prove to be an incident of a lifetime. Home to some of the world’s untouched beaches surrounding it's over a 1000 isles there is a rhythmic consistency in their silvery, powdery sands complementing the azure blue waters which glimmer when the sun comes overhead. Maafushi Island is popular with backpackers, not far-off from its capital Male. Though Maafushi Island is brutally affected by the 2004 Tsunami, but continues to be one of the Maldives’ few populated islands and also the home of Maafushi prison. It will be an unforgettable experience to pull up a rustic table and chairs, bring out the wine glasses and drink in a royal sunset. Yacht and speedboat journey are quite common in this part of the island nation.
Another island a quick speedboat ride away from the capital Male is Hulhumale, a tourist place with its share of scenic beaches, extensive neighborhood and picturesque mosques with glass domes. India to Maldives tour packages guests may Dine at one of its beach side eateries and treat themselves to grilled barracudas and flavored tuna curry with some steamed hot rice.
Getting to the Maldives:
The Male International Airport in the North Male Island is where India to Maldives tour packages guests is going to land. To arrive at your resort you need to either take a speedboat or the seaplane depending on the expanse of your isle from Male. For the seaplane journey, you will be driven from the airport in a bus to the seaplane hangar. From India, airlines service connectivity to Male includes Air Asia, Air India, Spice Jet, Sri Lankan airlines, Indigo and Go Air. Most of these airlines have about a couple of hours halted in Chennai, Kochi or Bangalore. You need to book your tickets at least 3 or 6 months prior to your Maldives packages for couple from Kolkata so that you can easily get cheap air tickets.
India to MaldivesTour Packages from Kolkata Highlights:
Breathtaking dolphin watching boat trip
Enjoy the blue water of Maldives
Visit one of the most beautiful destination
Enjoy water activities
4 Nights 5 Days Budget Friendly Maldives Holiday Tour Packages From Kolkata:
Day 1: After arrival at Velana airport, clear Immigration formalitiesour India to Maldieves tour package guests tranfered to resort as per itinerary. Stay at Resort.
Day 2: Male to Island Resort
City Tour - In the Male city tour visit Grand Friday Mosque, National Museum and Sultan Park which is built upon the demolished grounds of the Royal Palace in the 16th century. Later proceed to island resort by boat.
Day 3: Island Resort
Best way to enjoy the wonderful environment of the Maldives is to experience kayaking. After that you can enjoy the blue water of Maldives with various adventurous water sport activities. Island resorts in Maldives offer activities i.e. boating and glass bottom boat ride. Guests can enjoy these activities in their free time on their own.
Day 4: Island Resort
Experience a breath-taking dolphin watching boat ride to get a chance of spotting the friendliest creatures in their natural habitat.
Day 5: Airport Transfer
Proceed to Male Airport as per the scheduled flight departure time. After completing airport formalities, Tour guests will travel back home.
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Best time to visit the Maldives:
The Maldives receives both dry and wet monsoon. Usually the northeast and the southwest monsoons that manage its hot weather. The tourists are usually arrived in the dry period between December and April which is considered as the best time to visit Maldives as when the humidity is under control and the rains have mostly alleviate out or are restricted to light showers in the afternoon and night. At this time of the year Maldives tour packages from Kolkata guests can anticipate the temperature to float between 26 and 29 degree Celsius. Thankfully this can make your time here enjoyable and full of eye-catching landscape.
What are the most romantic things to do in Maldives:
When booking your Maldives honeymoon tour packages from Kolkata what do you look for? A great, loving time with your better half while enjoying the peace and quietness of your surroundings? Some of the most romantic things to do on your India to Maldives tour packages are:
1. Take a soothing couples’ massage:
Spend some comforting time from the marriage celebrations on the sandy beaches of Maldives while getting a rejuvenate couple massage.
From sand massages and hot stone therapies to tailored massage packages, you and your significant other will have a great time with each other while enjoying a relaxing massage with the virgin coconut oil under the calming blue sky, while listening to the wave’s crash to the seashore.
2. Enjoy Open-air dining:
If you are on your honeymoon, one of the experience you should positively enjoy as a couple is having an open-air dreamy dinner on the beach. With each other’s company and the ocean wave’s stand-in as the background music, this is one experience that is unlike any other.
3. Dine undersea:
Enjoy a serene dinner in the world’s first all-glass underwater restaurant, also recognized as the Ithaa under sea Restaurant, for a unique experience.
Located five metres under sea level, you will get to enjoy spectacular views of the inside of Indian Ocean, while indulging in lip-smacking Maldivian food.
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