Majestic views and attractive places to go to, this island is full of surprises and has numerous opportunities to explore and have fun. Take your family and yourself on this trip of excitement and have the best time of your life at the Vaadhoo Island in Maldives.
Exploring the Vaadhoo
Spas are also an attractive feature of the island. There are numerous spa houses that provide you with an amazing treatment which will relax and rejuvenate you and make you feel stress free. A number of beauty treatments are also available for skin, hair and body.
Sea of Stars
The island is very famous for its 'sea of stars'. The luminous in the light is generated due to the presence of phytoplankton which is known as dinoflagellates. These algae have a unique responding system to current in their membrane and this is the reason they illuminate due to water currents. The view of the sea at night with these illuminating creatures is astonishing. People from all around the world visit the place due to the same.
Local Markets of the island have an amazing range of all sorts of groceries, fruits and vegetables including the seasonal ones along with the regular ones. The markets have rates which are comparatively very low. There is also a fish market and a sea food market nearby.
Dive clubs of the island take you on a cruise till the middle of the sea and then allow you to take a dive in the water and explore the life within the sea and enjoy amazing views. The trainers or the professional divers may also accompany you and you are also provided with a diving suit and a helmet.
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 Kuramathi, there are many modes for internal travel. You can have domestic flight, seaplane, speedboat or boat also called Dhoni. There are four domestic flights and are easily available. However, speedboats are more expensive than Dhoni. Normal boat which is comparatively cheaper and convenient.
What Should I Wear?
Vaadhoo 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.
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.