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Maldives Island Hopping

The Trip

WHAT TO EXPECT

You will be able to tick off some of the biggest items off your list on our Maldives Island Hopping experience! Once in a life time activities like swimming with the manta rays and turtles, snorkelling at a shipwreck, night fishing and seeing the amazing over water bungalows!​

 

This tailored made trip is exclusive to travellers in their 20's and 30's looking to travel and connect with like-minded people. ​This trip is a mix of socialising with new friends, spending time in the sun, exploring the reef and discovering marine life. We also have a range of optional extra activities, allowing you to decide how you will spend your days.

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WHAT IS INCLUDED

  • 7 x Nights Hotel Accomodation

  • All Transfers (Airport & between islands)

  • Daily buffet Breakfasts

  • 2 x Lunches & 2 x Dinners

 

  • Whale Shark Excursion

  • Ship Wreck & Sand Bank

 

  • Turtle Bay Excursion

 

  • Beach Clean Up

OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Resort Visits

  • See the Over Water Bungalows

  • Overnight at a secluded island 

  • Scuba Diving

  • Night Fishing 

  • Water Sports:

SUP, Parasailing & Wakeboarding

NOT INCLUDED

  • International Flights

  • Personal Travel Insurance 

  • DAY 1: Fulidhoo

Welcome to the Maldives 

  • DAY 2: Fulidhoo

Shipwreck, Nurse Sharks and Sandbank

  • DAY 3: Fulidhoo

Whale Sharks & Island Lunch

  • DAY 4Fulidhoo

Overnight on a deserted island

  • DAY 5: Maafushi 

Scuba Diving & Sunset Cruise

  • DAY 6: Maafushi

Resort Excursion 

  • DAY 7: Maafushi

Beach Day & Water Sports

  • DAY 8Departure Day

Sarah, USA 

Such an amazing group of people!

 

We shared so many amazing once in a life time experiences together and will treasure every moment!

 

Looking forward to my next trip!

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Judy, Netherlands

So much fun!! I was a solo traveller and immediately felt like part of a family!

 

We swam with Whale Sharks and Mantas, lunch on a sandbank, went Scuba Diving and swam at a shipwreck. Best week ever! 

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Tara, Australia

This was my first time overseas and 

all I can say is WOW!

 

Lots of new friends and memories that will last a life time!

 

So much more than I had ever expected and cannot wait to go back!

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Dates and Prices

DATES & PRICES

STANDARD PRICE: $1,690 USD

2nd November 2024

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9th November 2024

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FINAL CALL: $1,550 USD

FINAL 2 SPOTS

9th November 2024

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16th November 2024

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WAITLIST

11th January 2025

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18th January 2025

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8th March 2025

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15th March 2025

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Early Bird Sale: $1,490 USD

6 SPOTS LEFT

22nd March 2025

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29th March 2025

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Early Bird Sale: $1,490 USD

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1st November 2025

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8th November 2025

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Guaranteed Departure

Early Bird Sale: $1,490 USD

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15th November 2025

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23rd November 2025

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Guaranteed Departure

Early Bird Sale: $1,490 USD

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Day by Day

ITINERARY

Day 1: ARRIVAL DAY

You will be met by one of our friendly Indy Escapes Staff at the airport.

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After meeting your travel buddies for the week, we will depart toegther from Male Airport in Private Speed Boat to Fulidhoo Island. Once we arrive at the island, we will have a brief introdcution meeting to undertsanding the flow of the week then head down to the local beach for s sunset swim.

 

After you have time for a shower, we will enjoy our first family dinner on the beach where we will play sime games and get to know the crew.

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Day 2: WHALE SHARK

Departure day in the Maldives with Indy Escapes is a bittersweet symphony of tropical hues and heartfelt farewells. With heavy hearts and camera rolls filled with snapshots of blissful moments, our Indy Fam board their speedboats and head to the airport at the chosen time, carrying with them the essence of the Maldives.

 

The included airport transfers take around 45 minutes to arrive at the airport and depart Maafushi at 8am, 12:30pm and 5pm.

Departure day marks the end of a chapter but ignites the spark of anticipation for the next adventure with Indy Escapes.

So, what are you waiting for? Come join us in paradise!

Day 3: SHIPWRECK

Departure day in the Maldives with Indy Escapes is a bittersweet symphony of tropical hues and heartfelt farewells. With heavy hearts and camera rolls filled with snapshots of blissful moments, our Indy Fam board their speedboats and head to the airport at the chosen time, carrying with them the essence of the Maldives.

 

The included airport transfers take around 45 minutes to arrive at the airport and depart Maafushi at 8am, 12:30pm and 5pm.

Departure day marks the end of a chapter but ignites the spark of anticipation for the next adventure with Indy Escapes.

So, what are you waiting for? Come join us in paradise!

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Day 5: NIGHT FISHING

Departure day in the Maldives with Indy Escapes is a bittersweet symphony of tropical hues and heartfelt farewells. With heavy hearts and camera rolls filled with snapshots of blissful moments, our Indy Fam board their speedboats and head to the airport at the chosen time, carrying with them the essence of the Maldives.

 

The included airport transfers take around 45 minutes to arrive at the airport and depart Maafushi at 8am, 12:30pm and 5pm.

Departure day marks the end of a chapter but ignites the spark of anticipation for the next adventure with Indy Escapes.

So, what are you waiting for? Come join us in paradise!

Day 6: RESORT DAY

Departure day in the Maldives with Indy Escapes is a bittersweet symphony of tropical hues and heartfelt farewells. With heavy hearts and camera rolls filled with snapshots of blissful moments, our Indy Fam board their speedboats and head to the airport at the chosen time, carrying with them the essence of the Maldives.

 

The included airport transfers take around 45 minutes to arrive at the airport and depart Maafushi at 8am, 12:30pm and 5pm.

Departure day marks the end of a chapter but ignites the spark of anticipation for the next adventure with Indy Escapes.

So, what are you waiting for? Come join us in paradise!

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Day 7: BEACH DAY

Departure day in the Maldives with Indy Escapes is a bittersweet symphony of tropical hues and heartfelt farewells. With heavy hearts and camera rolls filled with snapshots of blissful moments, our Indy Fam board their speedboats and head to the airport at the chosen time, carrying with them the essence of the Maldives.

 

The included airport transfers take around 45 minutes to arrive at the airport and depart Maafushi at 8am, 12:30pm and 5pm.

Departure day marks the end of a chapter but ignites the spark of anticipation for the next adventure with Indy Escapes.

So, what are you waiting for? Come join us in paradise!

Day 8: DEPARTURE DAY

Departure day in the Maldives with Indy Escapes is a bittersweet symphony of tropical hues and heartfelt farewells. With heavy hearts and camera rolls filled with snapshots of blissful moments, our Indy Fam board their speedboats and head to the airport at the chosen time, carrying with them the essence of the Maldives.

 

The included airport transfers take around 45 minutes to arrive at the airport and depart Maafushi at 8am, 12:30pm and 5pm.

Departure day marks the end of a chapter but ignites the spark of anticipation for the next adventure with Indy Escapes.

So, what are you waiting for? Come join us in paradise!

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Accommodation

ACCOMMODATION

Fulidhoo: 4 x Nights Accommodation

 

- Twin Share

- Private Ensuite

- Private Balcony (with Seaview)

- Air Conditioning

- FREE Wifi

- TV

- Safe

- Minibar/Fridge

- Beach Towels Included

- In-house Laundry Facilities  

Maafushi: 3 x Nights Accommodation

 

- Twin Share

- Private Ensuite

- Private Balcony (with Seaview)

- Air Conditioning

- FREE Wifi

- TV

- Safe

- Minibar/Fridge

- Beach Towels Included

- Free Gym Facilities

- In-house Spa Facilities

- In-house Laundry Facilities  

FAQs

Maldives Travel FAQs

Who is this trip for?

Solo travellers, couples or small groups of friends looking to travel together for safety, to socialise, and to share experiences. Our travellers are people who appreciate the outdoors, wildlife, and natural beauty, whilst seeking immersive cultural experiences and sustainable travel options.

How do I get a VISA for the Maldives?

Getting a visa for the Maldives is generally straightforward for most travellers, as the Maldives offers a visa-on-arrival for tourists from most countries.

Which Airport do I fly into?

When traveling to the Maldives, you will primarily fly into Velana International Airport (IATA: MLE), which is the main international airport serving the Maldives. The airport is located on Hulhulé Island in the North Malé Atoll, near the capital city, Malé. You can check the below Skyscanner form to search for flights. 

Are Airport Transfers included?

Yes! Return Airport transfers are included - All you need to do is book your flights! Our Indy Escapes Representative will meet you at Velana International Airport (MLE) at 12:00pm on the commencement day of the tour and arrange return Airport Transfers for you at the conclusion of the tour.

Is the Maldives Safe?

The Maldives is generally considered a safe destination for travellers, with a relatively low crime rate and a very relaxed local islands vibe.

Is it OK to travel solo?

Yes, the Maldives is a suitable destination for solo travellers, especially when travelling with Indy Escapes. Overall, 70% of our guests are slo travellers.

What additional costs are there?

At Indy Escapes, we offer a range of optional extras to enhance your experience in the Maldives. We realise that this is your holiday, so this allows you the flexibly to opt in or out each day, depending on your appetite. Optional extras include; Resort Visits​​, Overnight at a secluded island, Scuba Diving​, Sunset Cruise/Night Fishing and Water Sports.

Whilst all breakfast and some meals are included, the additional meals that are not included (plus drinks and alcohol) are at your own expenses. 

How much is a meal?

Meals at local cafes and restaurants known as "hotaa" typically range from $3 to $10 USD per meal. Dishes often include traditional Maldivian food such as fish curry, rice, and roshi (a type of flatbread). In an established mid-range western restaurants you may expect to pay around $10 to $20 USD for a more varied menu, including both local and international dishes. You can also pick up snacks and soft drinks from a convenient store for a couple of dollars.

What if I have Dietary Requirements?

We realise that not everyone eats the same! Some people have dietary requirements and some have dietary preferences, so rest assured that enjoying your food and keeping you safe is our upmost priority. We ensure that your dietary requirements will be confrimed upon booking your trip, then reconfirm on your arrival at the commencement with our Indy Escapes representative. Whether it is vegetarian and vegan, gluten or dairy free, you have allergies or another special request, you will be taken care of!

How do I book a Maldives trip?

Easy as 1, 2, 3!

Booking Enquiry, Pay Deposit and receive Confirmation.. Then you are going to the Maldives!

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Want to check out flights for your trip?

Travellers arrive from all over the world to begin our tours and it is not possible to include international airfare in our prices. The good news is that we will have an Indy Escapes representative meet you at the Velana International Airport in Male, Maldives at 12 noon on the first day of your tour.

The airport code for Velana International Airport in Male, Maldives is (MLE).

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