Located on The Arabian Sea in the gigantic Indian Ocean, the distance between Istanbul and Maldives is around 6000 kilometers away from Istanbul as per the aerial distance is concerned. With numerous colorful coral reefs, turquoise lagoons, luxurious villas on private islands, waterfalls, the calmness of the ocean, luminous teal-colored waters, romantic sunsets, Maldives is one place you must swing by with your partner for a memory worth remembrance. Apart from a relaxing time, the island offers you a lot more activities to explore like scuba diving, snorkeling, jet-skiing, underwater dining with delicious cuisine, exploring the marine life up close, couple massages, cruise rides, glowing beaches, colored earth, over-water villas and a lot more.
Keep in account the time difference also while traveling as Turkey is two hours behind The Maldives. The quickest Maldives to Turkey flight time will range from 8 h 5 minutes to 11 h 20 minutes via Istanbul to Male from various airlines but can go more than 24 hours as well. Compare your flight duration and price range thoroughly before booking your trip.
On reaching Male, you can easily contact the Turkish Consulate there. Here is the address:
Turkish Honorary General Consulate in Male, Maldives
2nd Floor, H. Aage,
Telephone: (+960) 3322 719 Fax : (+960) 3323 463
Traveling from Turkey to Maldives is very convenient since a number of flights via various airports in Turkey will let you reach this tropical paradise with Istanbul Maldives flight being the most convenient option. The quickest direct flight from Istanbul to Maldives takes only around 8h 5 minutes to reach. You can also book your tickets from Adana, Ankara, SabihaGokcen or Antalya but the flight duration will increase further. A number of airlines offer their flights to travel to Maldives with Turkish Airlines, Sri Lankan Airlines, Qatar Airways being the popular ones. Apart from these Emirates, Etihad, Oman Air, Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Air France also offer flights to Maldives.
From the airport, a 30-minute drive will get you to the capital city of Male. Here, you can also contact the Turkish Airlines Maldives Office as well. You can reach your island resort via seaplane or ferry as well though it may incur more cost.
Travel costs and stay at island resort are the main expenditure you need to cater to as a flight ticket from Turkey to Maldives can range from 35,000 to around a lakh rupees depending on the time of booking, availability of flights, airline, etc. It is always advisable to book the flights earlier for cheaper rates and discounts. You can book your flight through various platforms such as KAYAK, LADYBUG, TripAdvisor, CheapOair, Mytrip, Make my trip, etc.
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Being a tropical country, Maldives observes hot climate throughout the year with two major seasons i.e. Dry season and Wet season. Considering monsoon season, the best time to visit would be from November to April as it’s the driest and sunniest time of the year with little thunderstorms and showers with a temperature range of 28 to 32 degrees Celsius. For sea diving and more clear waters, April month is more suited. It is advisable to not visit between August to October i.e. wet season as the island is likely to be affected by rains and thunderstorms during that time. But if you are interested in rainy months and enjoy unique feast during the off-season you can pay a visit especially to get more privacy and budget package deals.
A lot of things are to be kept in mind for booking a perfect Turkey to Maldives Package to experience the best time with your loved one. It is always better to book a round trip flight ticket to avail lesser price and hassle-free arrival and departure at the airport. For exploring the best of Maldives you can opt for packages of minimum three nights or more and may also book resorts on different islands and spend a day in the capital city of Male or with the locals. We shall help you in booking the best resorts around Maldives as per your convenience to relish a wholesome exciting experience while you stay in this heavenly island.
You need not worry about Visa while traveling to Maldives as a free visa upon arrival is provided to the tourists that is valid for 30 days. You just need to have a valid passport for enjoying a vacation on the island.
The currency of Maldives is Maldivian Rufiyaa though USD is majorly accepted around the island. Keep extra cash as it can be difficult to avail ATMs in most of the islands. It is better to keep US Dollars in cash beforehand with you as the ATM also charges some taxes every time you withdraw cash. Also, book your stay and other facilities online beforehand to save time and cash unavailability later.
The Maldives is mainly an Islamic nation and Muslims form the majority of the population. Being an international tourist destination, almost all popular languages are widely spoken in resorts like English, Hindi, German, Spanish, Japanese, etc. Tourists won’t face any difficulty in finding someone who can communicate a similar language. You can find local Maldivian cuisine around the island with non-vegetarian, vegetarian and vegan diet options.
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