Maldives visa on arrival
Visa on Arrival
Maldives visa on arrival from South Africa
Maldives visa on arrival is available on arrival for South African citizens. The stay is usually short with a period of 30 days and visa expires in 30 days. Applicant is not required to be present when applying for Maldives visa on arrival. A total of 4 documents are required for applying Maldives visa on arrival. You can also find useful tips from fellow travellers.
Maldives visa on arrival conditions for South African citizens
- 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.
Max Stay: 30 days
Visa Validity: 30 days
How to apply for Maldives visa on arrival from South Africa
Step 1 : South African citizens can got to Maldives and get a visa on arrival.
Step 2 : After arriving, South African citizens can go to Maldives immigration counter.
Step 3 : Fill out the immigration form of Maldives.
Step 4 : Submit the form and travel document to the immigration officer and pay any visa fee required.
Step 5 : Based on your document you will be granted a visa for Maldives.
Step 6 : Once you get entry stamp, you can enter Maldives and stay for the duration on your visa.
Maldives tourist visa requirements for South African citizens
4 documents required for Maldives tourist visa
Original Passport or Travel document of South Africa 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 is travel reservation to and from South Africa 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.
A round-trip flight reservations(s) for Maldives. 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 of enough money for your stay and to leave Maldives, such as • personal bank statements • Pay slips from employer • Tax records
Johannesburg to Male
✈️ flight prices next week
Travel Medical Insurance
🏥 for Maldives
Save 88% internationally
💳 No ATM fees in Maldives
Maldives COVID-19 travel restrictions
Maldives is open for travel. Most visitors from South Africa can travel to Maldives without restrictions. No quarantine is required. Find travel restrictions, quarantine and entry requirements to travel Maldives.
🎒 Maldives travel tips by fellow travellers
No one has added any tips. Do you want to help?
Maldives visa advice
Do south african citizens need a visa to go to Maldives?
No, visa is not required for South African citizens. You can get visa details, documents required, official website and other details for Maldives visa but if you still have question which are unanswered then you can discuss with the community
Frequently Asked Questions
Disclaimer: The information in the site should be used as a guide only. You are advised to contact your local official mission/consulate/embassy and ensure you have the latest information. We take no responsibility.