Trip Details

Travel and visit this beautiful stretch of islands located in the Indian Ocean. Surrounded with golden beaches, Hulhumale city in Maldives is a promising location to spend your vacation!

If you are planning to cover the best of Maldives during a short time, this would be an ideal experience for you. Our program will provide you with a great opportunity to experience the culture of Maldives and collect many memories that you can take back home or with you on your continuous backpacking adventure.

We will start your gap year venture programme  by explaining safety tips and the ‘do’s and don’ts’ during your stay in Maldives. Our coordinator will take you around Hulhumale so you can keep track of the best places to visit and buy items. During the rest of the week, you will visit the beach, learn the local language of Maldives and do a little snorkeling/dolphin watching. You’ll also learn to cook  a delicious Maldivian meal.

Trip Itinerary

Monday to Friday

Monday is the introduction programme then a walk around Hulhumale and visits to markets and travel locations. Tuesday involves a visit to the beach and relaxing. You’ll also have a delicious BBQ (either for lunch or dinner). On Wednesday it’s your first language class together with a little snorkeling and dolphin watching. Thursday is a Maldives city walk. On Friday you’ll go beach walking and receive a Maldivian cooking lesson.

***This schedule can be changed and/or amended depending on weather conditions, local conditions and unforeseen circumstances***

Trip Accommodation

Trip Country Info

Maldives

Population: approx. 373 362
Capital: Malé
Language: Dhivehi
Currency: Maldivian Rufiyaa (MVR)
Time zone: UTC +5

The Republic of Maldives is a chain of islands located in the Indian Ocean. Compared to other South Asian countries, Maldives is the smallest, and spans around ninety thousand square kilometers. It also bears the smallest population among the Asian countries. Maldivians mainly practice Islam. Even the legal system of the country is shaped by their practice of Islam.

Due to the stretch of atolls, Maldives is also considered as one of the most dispersed countries in the world. It has a total of 26 atolls. Your visit to this country will be a memorable experience as you will be lucky to enjoy in the golden beaches and crystal waters, travel from island to island and experience the unique lifestyle of the Maldivians.

Maldives has a tropical monsoon climate, and it is also popular for its rich variety of coral reefs and diverse range of fish, whales, dolphins and other forms of sea life. Due to these reasons, Maldives has become one of the top attractions among travellers worldwide.

Participant Criteria & Requirements

Standard Requirements

No requirements have been provided.

Additional Requirements

No requirements have been provided.

What's included

  • 24/7 support in case of emergencies
  • Accommodation
  • Airport Pick up
  • English speaking coordinator
  • Meals
  • Orientation

What's not included

  • Airport drop off
  • Flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Vaccination
  • Visa