Create the perfect Maldives packing list with the help of Away Holidays and make the most of the inviting sandy beaches and clear azure waters. When visiting gorgeous tropical islands like the Maldives, it is vital that you pack appropriate clothing, footwear, and sun protection so you are comfortable during your stay, as well as all the essentials such as your passport and travel money of course. It’s also important that you pack items that will make you feel amazing so can really enjoy your well-deserved holiday to this beautiful destination. The Maldives are one of the most popular holiday destinations in the world and deservedly so, along with being an enduringly attractive location for dream honeymoons.
When it comes to compiling your Maldives packing list, bear in mind that these islands in the Indian ocean have a wonderful warm climate all-year-round. This means when it comes to a Maldives packing guide, there will be an emphasis on relaxing clothing in natural fibres that will help you feel cool and comfortable wherever you are and whatever you’re doing.
Maldives packing tips
If you’re looking for a theme to organise your Maldives packing checklist around, it’s probably chic and casual. There’ll be no need for tailored suits and high heels here. However, some restaurants and upmarket resorts may have dress codes for some of their more glamorous bars and restaurants at night. A smart casual wardrobe should cover most occasions with maxi dresses for women and chinos for men in the evening. Well-made shirts in quality cotton that can be dressed up with accessories will be versatile and always look good.
During the day a lot of activities will revolve around being on boats or beaches or by the pool, so make sure you have a swimsuit that fits well. Choose sarongs, kaftans or roomy shirts which can be thrown over bathing costumes for quick transitions to other activities. The sun can be strong, so a hat is recommended during the day, along with suitable sun cream. Be aware that wet clothing can increase the risk of being sunburnt as it offers much less protection against UV radiation. If you’re out in the sun, you may need to apply sunscreen even if you have a cotton shirt or t-shirt on top.
Protecting your eyes is also a good idea and a pair of quality sunglasses is worth investing in. Unhappy feet can ruin a holiday, so make sure you think about footwear that is suitable for hot, possibly damp, tropical conditions. Feet can swell in the heat, so while the Maldives is the sort of place you may not need to wear shoes at all, if you do, make sure they are forgiving to sensitive skin. A pair of flip flops is obviously worthwhile for quick strolls around the beach or pool.
If you want to explore some of the Maldives nature trails or dunes on foot, then you will need your walking shoes. Hats, good sunglasses and lightweight trousers and shirts will help you feel more comfortable when the temperatures rise.
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Whatever your budget, discover our wonderful collection of Maldives holidays here at Away Holidays. Whether you’re looking for an all-inclusive Maldives holiday, a luxury resort, or something suitable for the whole family, we offer something for everyone. We take time to evaluate every Maldives holiday that we represent to ensure that we only offer our valued clients holidays that represent excellent value, and which will create unforgettable memories.
Whichever holiday you choose, you will find the Maldives breath-taking, relaxing and uplifting. You will be delighted by the warmth of the welcome you will receive and the generous hospitality. If you want to experience a wonderful trip to the Maldives in 2022 or 2023, then please get in touch with our expert team today who can help you plan a journey you’ll never forget.