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6 days in Maldives Itinerary
New York City
Fly + ferry: 31h
Male— 3 nights
Travel: 3h 15min
Maafushi Island— Few hours
New York City
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.Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grand Friday Mosque. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at National Museum, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then steep yourself in history at Mulee Aage, and finally stroll through Sultan Park.
To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Male travel itinerary planner.
New York City, USA to Male is an approximately 31-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Maldives Time (MVT) is 10 hours. In June, Male is a bit warmer than New York City - with highs of 88°F and lows of 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Maafushi Island.
Things to do in Male
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With plenty of things to do, Maafushi Island has a bustling, upbeat atmosphere and a holiday resort vibe.Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.
To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Maafushi Island sightseeing planner.
Explore your travel options from Male to Maafushi Island with the Route module. In June, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 81°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Maafushi Island
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