6 days in Colombo & Maldives Itinerary

6 days in Colombo & Maldives Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Colombo, Sri Lanka
— 3 nights
2
Maafushi Island, Maldives
— 1 day
3
Male, Maldives
— 2 nights

3
nights
Colombo, Sri Lanka

Colombo ©
The commercial capital of the country, Colombo has added modern touches to its colonial-era core, creating an exciting and eclectic coastal city.
Head to Vogue Jewellers and Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinctfor plenty of shopping. Colombo National Museum and Ganeshism Studio Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Colombo: Bentota (Bentota Beach & Sea Turtle Protection Association). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and have some family-friendly fun at VRx.

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Bengaluru, India to Colombo is an approximately 5-hour flight. Traveling from Bengaluru in November, Colombo is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Maafushi Island.

Things to do in Colombo

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Bentota
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Bentota Beach ©
Bentota Beach
Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple ©
Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple
Safaris

1
day
Maafushi Island, Maldives

With plenty of things to do, Maafushi Island has a bustling, upbeat atmosphere and a holiday resort vibe.
On the 4th (Wed), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then stop by Angolo Souvenir shop, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bikini Beach.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Maafushi Island online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Colombo to Maafushi Island in 5 hours. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Colombo to Maafushi Island due to the time zone difference. In November, daytime highs in Maafushi Island are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Male.

Things to do in Maafushi Island

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Angolo Souvenir shop ©
Angolo Souvenir shop

2
nights
Male, Maldives

The tiny but densely populated city of Male represents a contrast to the laid-back beach resorts found in much of the rest of the Maldives.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Medhu Ziyaarath, examine the collection at National Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grand Friday Mosque, and finally walk around Sultan Park. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Hulhumale Beach, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Male Fish Market.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Maafushi Island to Male. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in November, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Male

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hulhumale Beach
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 6:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Male Fish Market ©
Male Fish Market
National Museum ©
National Museum

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