Tourist visa is granted for all nationalities, on arrival to Maldives. This means, no prior visa is required to arrive to Maldives as a Tourist.
The maximum number of days granted on arrival would be 30 days unless agreed by any bilateral means or Treaty. The thirty days is not for the passenger to claim, but lies at the discretion of the Immigration to grant any number of days less than or equal to 30.
The period of stay granted is shown on the endorsement given on the passport. Passengers are advised to check their passports for the arrival endorsement and take note of the number of days stay given.
Visa Expires: 30 days
Documents required for Maldives tourist visa : 4
Passport: Original Passport or Travel document with at least 6 months remaining validity on the date of travel and have at least 2 visa pages clear of any markings.
Travel itinerary: Travel itinerary (travel reservation to and from the country/area in your name, not a ticket)
Embassy recommends not to purchase hotel and flight tickets until visa is approved. So don’t risk your money, time and effort by buying actual tickets. Get best hotel and flight itinerary within minutes for any country visa.
Flight Bookings: Flight reservations(s) for the country of your visit and return ticket
An Onward Ticket is a flight reservation made by a real travel agency that can be helpful for visa applications or if you want to enter a country without purchasing a return flight. Get verifiable one way, round trip, and multi-city flight bookings for visa purposes.
Proof of Funds: Proof you have enough money for your stay and to leave, such as
• personal bank statements
• Pay slips from employer
• Proof of accomodation
• Audited accounts,
• Tax records
• Credit card limit.
🎒 Tips by fellow travellers
The main city of Male is where most do not spend anytime. But thats the only place you will be able to meet any local. The island resorts are all commercialized.
Maldives visa - Requirements, Document checklist for Maldives visa in 2020
Maldives offers 1 type of visa for tourism purpose. Citizens of 2 countries can visit Maldives visa free and 196 country citizens can get visa on arrival. Passport holders of 39 countries need to obtain a visa before visiting. Visa on Arrival has a maxiumum stay of 30 days.
Maldives is part of Asia
with main city at Male. Its Developing country
with a population of 344K. The main currency is Rufiyaa.
The languages spoken are Divehi.
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