Safety should always be your No.01 priority no matter where you travel. If you’ve chosen the Maldives which is a safe country to travel to, knowing these simple tips will be just enough.
Know about the restrictions in the Islamic Law
The Maldives is a Muslim country. Islamic Law has imposed restrictions on the consumption of certain goods (such as pork and alcohol) and also on the way you have to dress. Know these simple rules before you go to avoid embarrassments.
Safety when island hopping
You will have to get dhonis (traditional boats in the Maldives) arranged if you want to visit the rural islands. But, make sure you don’t overspend on these rides and always know about the general price levels.
General safety tips
Crime rates in the Maldives are very low. But, thefts can happen even without your notice and this is why you should keep all your belonging safe.
COVID -19 status
All resorts in Maldives the likes of Niyama Private Islands Maldives have re-opened for travellers now. But, that’s with strict health and safety guidelines. Every party dealing in tourism acts responsibly to combat COVID -19 as one unit.