12 days in Maldives & Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

12 days in Maldives & Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

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12 days in Maldives & Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

New Delhi, India
Fly:  8​h 45​min
Maafushi Island, Maldives
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 45​min
Southern Ari Atoll, Maldives
— Few hours
Fly + ferry:  2​h 15​min
Male, Maldives
— 3 nights
ferry + Fly:  6​h 30​min
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
New Delhi, India

1
day
Maafushi Island, Maldives

With plenty of things to do, Maafushi Island has a bustling, upbeat atmosphere and a holiday resort vibe.
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New Delhi, India to Maafushi Island is an approximately 9-hour flight. When traveling from New Delhi in September, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Maafushi Island: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can fly to Southern Ari Atoll.

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Scuba & Snorkeling
Speed Boats Tours

1
day
Southern Ari Atoll, Maldives

Southern Ari Atoll contains the most populous of Ari's islands, though this still amounts to little.
On the 13th (Wed), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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You can fly from Maafushi Island to Southern Ari Atoll in 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Southern Ari Atoll are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Male.

Things to do in Southern Ari Atoll

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Scuba & Snorkeling

2
days
Male, Maldives

The tiny but densely populated city of Male represents a contrast to the laid-back beach resorts found in much of the rest of the Maldives.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): examine the collection at National Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grand Friday Mosque, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Male Fish Market, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Male Local Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Fri): relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, stroll through Sultan Park, then admire the striking features of Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque), and finally kick back and relax at Artificial Beach.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Male trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Southern Ari Atoll to Male in 2.5 hours. In September in Male, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kolkata (Calcutta).

Things to do in Male

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Artificial Beach
Male Fish Market

6
days
Kolkata (Calcutta), India

Nestled on the banks of the Hooghly River, Kolkata is a booming metropolis, India's second largest city, and the country's cultural hub, known for being the birthplace of major artistic and literary movements.
Pack the 22nd (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Nicco Parks & Resorts Limited. There's much more to do: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, don't miss a visit to Dakshineswar Kali Temple, get engrossed in the history at Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar), and examine the collection at Victoria Memorial Hall.

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Getting from Male to Kolkata (Calcutta) by combination of ferry and flight takes about 6.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Kolkata (Calcutta) are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

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Howrah Bridge
Victoria Memorial Hall
Dakshineswar Kali Temple

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