Honeymoons in the Maldives

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Maldives Overview

Unashamedly laze on the white powdery beach or join the exotic fish under the crystal blue sea on one of the many stunning island retreats of the Maldives. The isolated low-lying coral islands, secluded lagoons and pristine water have made this a destination of pilgrimage for scuba divers worldwide. This picture-perfect romantic destination not only offers fantastic beach retreats and diving but also benefits from its unbeatable service and fine cuisine. You truly won’t want to leave these magical islands.

Key Facts for the Maldives

Currency: Maldivian Rufiyaa

Capital: Male

Language: Dhivehi

Flight time: 11 hours from Sydney

When to Honeymoon in the Maldives

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

Flight Information:
The Maldives are approx 11 hours from Sydney including a stopover with flights operated by Qantas, Singapore Airlines and Cathay Pacific

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Getting Married in the Maldives

If you dream of getting married on a tropical island standing barefoot on the beach, then why not consider the Maldives. Sitting right in the middle of the azure Indian Ocean, this group of islands are the ultimate in romance. With powder white beaches, deep blue skies, a sweet aroma of flowers and mesmerising sunsets, this really is paradise. It's also a place with an age old fusion of traditions and cultures and where new meets old with modern concrete buildings sitting amidst carefully preserved Islamic temples and palaces. With a huge array of stunning resorts in which to hold your ceremony al fresco and plenty of gorgeous palm fringed beaches looking out to crystal blue waters, weddings abroad in the Maldives suit the most discerning of couples. Why not stay in one of the famous over water bungalows where you'll be so pampered that you'll want to extend your stay to include your honeymoon period too.



Marriage Requirements


Unfortunately local law doesn't allow for non Muslims to get married in the Maldives but it is possible for couples to organise non religious wedding ceremonial events of their choice.

Mia rose & Stephen John the Maldives on 25 Jan 2015

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