Over 90,000 Indians visited the Maldives in 2018International tourist arrivals touched 163,000 in the same yearThe government of Maldives has tripled the budget for tourism promotion The Maldives was one considered a holiday destination meant only for the rich and famous. However, change is in the air as more middle-class Indians too are looking at these islands as a summer … [Read more...]
Made up of coral islands that are more than a thousand in number, the Maldives is a tropical country lying in the Indian Ocean. The Maldives is known for its blue lagoons, reefs and beautiful beaches.
Many of the best beaches around the globe lie in this country. The clear waters of this nation are perfect for a marine lover because the Maldives has some of the best snorkeling and diving facilities in the world.
As you get down to the reefs you are welcomed by schools of fish in brilliant colors, magnificent coral walls, and beautiful caves. The Capital city of Male is famous for its 17th-century mosque, Hukuru Misiky, which has been constructed using carved white coral. With over a million tourists visiting this nation every year, Maldives happens to be one of the favorite destinations among travelers.
A tourist who wishes to travel to the Maldives can get entry permits or free visa on arrival and this is valid for a period of 30 days. You need a valid passport, confirmed flight and hotel reservations, return tickets, health insurance coverage, and proof of financial stability.
You must also give enough proof that you intend to leave the country before the expiry of your visa.
A visitor who wants to visit the Republic of Maldives as a tourist does not require a visa prior to his or her arrival in the country. Maldives issues free visa or entry permits to citizens of all countries on their arrival at designated ports of entry, based on the immigration requirements. This free tourist visa is valid for a period of up to 30 days. The Maldives tourist … [Read more...]