Maldives travel alerts

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Maldives 🇲🇻

The travel advice is Do not travel to Maldives. Get travel alerts and advice before travelling to Maldives. Maldives is part of Asia with main city at Male. Its Developing country with a population of 344K people. The main currency is Rufiyaa. The languages spoken are Divehi.
👍 Developing   👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 344K people

🛡️ Travel safety for Maldives

Do not travel

April 2, 2020

We advise all not to travel overseas at this time, due to the health risks from COVID-19. If you’re in Maldives and wish to return to Australia, do so as soon as possible by commercial means. The Maldives Government has declared a State of Public Health Emergency for a period of 30 days. Maldives has implemented curfews, travel and entry restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. If you're staying, follow the advice of local authorities and take care to avoid exposure to COVID-19. Plan for an extended stay, and keep in contact with friends and family so they know you are safe and well. We now advise you to: Do not travel to the Maldives.

🚨 Travel Alert for Maldives

Issued date: March 28, 2020

1. Velana Airport (MLE) is closed. It is only available for medevac, humanitarian or non-scheduled flights with minimum 3 hours prior notice and approval.

2. All visas on arrival are suspended.

3. Passengers traveling as tourists and airline crew who have been in Bangladesh, China (People's Rep.), Iran, Italy, Malaysia, Spain, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom or in North Gyeongsang and South Gyeongsang Provinces in Korea (Rep.), Ile-de-France and Grand Est (regions of France) and Bavaria, North Rhine Westphalia and Baden-Wuerttemberg (regions of Germany) in the past 14 days are not allowed to enter the Maldives.

- This does not apply to nationals of Maldives and their spouses.

4. All passengers traveling to the Maldives for a purpose other than tourism will be quarantined for 14 days at a place designated by the Government.

5. A completed 'Health Declaration Card' and an 'Immigration Arrival Card' must be presented upon arrival.

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Last updated: March 28, 2020