Being one of the most populated and developed islands of the Maldives, the destination is great as a tourist spot. With a number of buildings and beaches, mosques and parks, diving and cruise, the destination is perfect for a family holiday or a friendly hangout.
Exploring the Hulhumale
Hulhumale beach is one of the most famous beaches of the island. It has amazing opportunities for exploration and fun. Bikini, however, is not allowed in the beach premises. Women usually wear flowing gowns. A lot of clubs offer diving, surfing and snorkelling opportunities in the waters surrounding.
Hulhumale mosque is famous due to its amazing architecture and creative designing. The mosque is believed to be on of the holiest in the Islam. People from all around the world visit the mosque. The mosque has a dome at its top which is made up of gold and gives it a holy majestic look . The surroundings of the mosque are covered with vegetation which makes the entire admirable. A tall minaret stands next to the mosque. Both its dome and minaret make the mosque outstand the others. The mosque is located within a park and thus, there is a sitting area outside the mosque as well.
Hulhumale Central Park
Hulhumale Central Park is a huge and a green park in the island. The park has some amazing features which include 3D paintings which make a great spot for clicking photographs, a huge jar from which water keeps flowing into the nearby lake and also a fish pond that also has a tiny bridge. You can sit and relax at the park for some time along with your family. Kids will definitely enjoy as they will have a big green park to play.
Snorkelling Safari in the waters of the Hulhumale island will also be a great option as the waters of the island have some very unique sea life creatures and species which will make great views. There are amazing coral reefs and aquatic vegetation in the water as well.
How to Get Tickets?
You can book your ticket online from this website to avail the best offers and discounts.
How To Get Around?
After arriving at Hulhumale, there are many modes for internal travel. You can have domestic flight, seaplane, speedboat or a local boat called Dhoni. However, speedboats are more expensive than Dhoni. Normal boat which is comparatively cheaper and convenient.There are four domestic flights and are easily available.
What Should I Wear?
Hulhumale is all about beaches, beach life, fun and enjoyment. You can carry number of swimsuits with you. Two piece swimsuits are acceptable for women whereas skimpy swimwear is considered as culturally offensive. No swim wears for men. Moreover, some restaurants have a policy to cover the shoulders. You can add dresses, gown, maxi dresses, sexy shorts, hot pants, tank top and tees in you packing. You are recommended not to carry see-through clothes for cultural reason. Even in majority of places you will need to cover up your shoulders. Sunscreen lotion, hats and a pair of sunglasses is must in Maldives. You can take flip flops or sandals. Shoes are not mandatory as Maldives has clean and clear sand.
Best Time to Visit
The perfect time to arrive at Maldives is from the month of November to April. It is the best time as it offers pleasant weather and soothing climatic conditions.
Will I Need a Guide?
No, you will not need a guide as this website provides you complete and satisfactory information.
How To Get There?
Volanna International Airport is the main gateway to Maldives. There are majority of airlines for this island. You can book your flight either for Male International Airport or Volanna International Airport. Then, you may have sea planes or speedboats for further.
It is a safe place. You need not take pre-arrival visa as it provides visa-on-arrival for thirty days. Being an Islamic country, it has certain rules; you are not allowed to take off your tees in the public places. Bikinis are allowed only at beaches and resorts. You are not expected to roam around in bikinis. Nude or topless sunbathing is strictly banned in Maldives. Even some resorts also have strict rules regarding dresses, inquire before you book the resort. It is highly prohibited to take alcohol or consume narcotic drugs in public islands. Avoid showing intimacy in public; it might get you in trouble. Avoid snorkeling with sunscreen lotion. Do not purchase or sell turtle shell as they are protected species in Maldives. To make a memorable holiday, do not carry pornographic material or any religious item which is offensive to Islam.