How To Visit The Maldives On A Budget
Stay in a guesthouse on a local, inhabited island
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Some local islands are: Gulhi, Omadhoo, Dhangethi, Dhigurah, Fulidhoo, Thulusdhoo & Thinadhoo
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Use public ferries & speedboats to get to the different islands
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Use the local currency of rufiyya (MVR). Some islands don’t have ATM’s, get cash out at the airport
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Book all of your excursions through a guesthouse! Snorkeling, diving, dolphin watching and more!
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Visit the Maldives during the shoulder season. These months will be April & October.
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Make sure your international flight arrives before the public boat departs to your island.
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Stay on a local island close to Malé, the capital island.
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Get a local SIM card instead of paying for an international phone plan with your provider back home
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Visit a resort on a day trip or stay at an all inclusive resort.
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Eat the local food at the local restaurants on the island. It’s more expensive at the guesthouse
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Visit www.thisworldtraveled.com for more tips on traveling the Maldives!
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