average cost maldives vacation

Average Cost of Maldives Vacation | $200-$400

Average Daily cost Maldives vacation.

Budget accommodation:
Island Resort deluxe $200-$400/night
Guest House $70-$150/night

you can reach via public ferries for around $5-$20, speedboat and sea plane for about $200

Budget accommodation:
Island Resort , beach villa, water villa $400-$900 / night

Full board or all-inclusive options can save money

you can reach via speedboat
or sea plane start at $200

arrange by the resort

US$900 and Up
Budget accommodation:
Island Resort luxury water villa start at $900/night


Their are type of transportation, you can reach via speedboat or sea plane start at $200

arrange by the resort

Maldives Currency

Maldivian Rufiyaa (Mvr) is the currency of Maldives (Maldive Islands). 1 Rufiyaa is 100 Laari and also available for the notes 500, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 rufiyaa (Mvr). Upon arrival in the airport if you don’t have US dollar and you want to convert your local currency, theirs a bank counter located in the arrival hall at bank rate. As a tourist its not necessary to take much any local currency. Resorts, Hotel and store also accept US dollars, Euro or cards.
You can convert your local currency in the Maldives for a better exchange rate is normally obtained in the main banks in Male rather than through your hotel or resort, although this will either doing the exchange at the airport when you arrive or making a special trip to the capital.

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Inexpensive restaurant50mvr - 75mvr
mid range restaurant79mvr - 350mvr
Expensive restaurant / resort200mvr - 500mvr
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) only in private resort or liveboard45mvr-60mvr
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) only in private resort or liveboard65mvr-150mvr
Cappuccino (regular)30mvr-50mvr
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 10mvr-20mvr
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 3mvr-7mvr
Water (1 liter bottle)6mvr-15mvr
Milk (regular), (1 liter)22mvr-25mvr
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 16mvr-25mvr
Apples (1kg) 30mvr-60mvr
Banana (1kg)50mvr-80mvr
Oranges (1kg) 25mvr-35mvr
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 6mvr-8mvr
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 47mvr-60mvr
ferries3.5mvr - 15mvr
city taxi25mvr
Sea plane$200 up

Average Food Cost Maldives Vacation

Prices vary significantly even within similar category resorts. Many resorts have sample menus on their websites so best to check there for any resorts that interest you. Like Bandos Kurumba all have menus on their websites.


Hotels and Resort offers an excursion such us Diving, water sports(motorized and non-motorized),sandbank trip, Bigfish catching, island hopping, city tour and more. It cost $50 -$200 its activity. For a better rate you can avail or book in a resort package like Bandos.

Plan and enjoy your holiday, with this information you have an idea the daily cost Maldives vacation.

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