Honeymoons in the Maldives

For pure escapism select one of the many island retreats of the stunning Maldives where unashamedly lazy days centre around the beach or below the waters teeming with colourful fish. Postcard-perfect islands enjoy the clearest waters, whitest powdery beaches, excellent diving, delicious cuisine and first-class service. Barefoot luxury, Robinson Crusoe, romantic - all words frequently used to describe these magical islands, all of which ring true as soon as you arrive.

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Maldives Overview

Made up of over 1,000 islands but with 900 of them uninhabited, the Maldives is the perfect getaway if you are looking to escape from it all.

The Maldives offers the ultimate in luxury honeymoons – where you can dine together on a private island and watch the sun go down. Or enjoy an ocean view Jacuzzi with a glass floor so you can see the marine life and coral reefs beneath you.

Enjoy a boat trip around the island and you may be lucky enough to see whales or even dolphins in the crystal clear waters. Or if you’re feeling even more adventurous you can go diving and view the amazing marine life up close.

Key Facts for the Maldives

Currency: Maldivian Rufiyaa

Capital: Male

Language: Dhivehi

Flight time: 11 hours from London

When to Honeymoon in the Maldives

The Maldives enjoy year-round sunshine. The best time to visit is between December and April when it is driest.

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Honeymoon Tips and Articles

From our honeymoon blog

  1. Mark Wright and Michelle Keegan HoneymoonNewlyweds Mark Wright and Michelle Keegan enjoyed a honeymoon in total paradise in the Maldives

  2. The Residence Maldives WIN Best New Honeymoon Hotel 2014

Getting Married in the Maldives

If white sands, crystal clear waters and the idea of tranquillity sounds like paradise to you then the Maldives could be the perfect location for your wedding ceremony abroad. The Maldives has plenty to offer when it comes to planning your ceremony abroad, from luxurious resorts to romantic spots on the beach the Maldives has a little bit of perfection for every couple.  With an outstanding climate and activities to experience after your wedding the Maldives can also double up as a perfect honeymoon destination as well. Famous for its over-water bungalows and deep see water diving opportunities to the fantastic food and service on offer, having your ceremony in the Maldives surrounded by friends and family will be an experience to remember forever.

Marriage Requirements


Visitors (irrespective of religion) wishing to get married in the Maldives cannot legally register their marriages in the Maldives.

However, non-religious, purely ceremonial wedding events can be arranged by resorts for visitors upon request.

For further information and contact details please visit:  http://www.maldiveshighcommission.org/?id_w=33

Hannah & Mike the Maldives on 22 Sep 2014
Kathy & Mark the Maldives on 30 May 2011
Clare & Liam the Maldives on 14 Jul 2007

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