The Maldives is a tropical island country located in the Indian Ocean, southwest of India and Sri Lanka. The country is known for its stunning beaches, crystal-clear waters, and diverse marine life. The capital city is Malé.
The official language of the Maldives is Dhivehi. English is also widely spoken, particularly in the tourism industry.
The currency of the Maldives is the Maldivian rufiyaa, which has been in use since 1981.
The flight time from the UK to the Maldives varies depending on the specific departure and arrival cities, as well as the airline and route chosen. On average, a direct flight from London to Malé takes around 10 hours and 30 minutes.
The Maldives is 5 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+5).
The main airport in the Maldives is Velana International Airport, also known as Malé International Airport, which is located on the island of Hulhulé near Malé. The address of the airport is Hulhulé Island, Malé, Maldives.