30 days complimentary visa will be granted on arrival at Velana International Airport. (Prior visa is not required when travelling to the Maldives unless it has been notified to the authorities of the passenger/travellers' country).
All passengers arriving to the Maldives must be in the possession of machine readable passports to be allowed to enter into the country and the passport should have minimum 6 months validity.
Hold a confirmed onward/return tickets to home country or to country of residence (Entry facilities to their onward destinations should be there. Eg: The visa)
Hold a valid Maldives Resort /Hotel reservation confirmation for pax travelling. This should be presented to the Maldives Airport Immigration upon arrival.
Should have sufficient funds to last for the intended period of stay in Maldives.
Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate, if applicable
Note : The maximum number of days granted on arrival would be 30 days, unless agreed by any bilateral means or treaty. This period of stay is not for the visitor to claim, but lies at the discretion of the Maldives Immigration to grant any number of days less than or equal to 30.
COVID -19 Travel Advisory
Public Health Emergency regarding the COVID-19 Pandemic has been revoked on13th March 2022.
All Arriving and Departing passengers via airports and seaports are required to complete the Traveler Declaration form within 72 hours to the flight time. https://imuga.immigration.gov.mv/ethd
PCR Result is not mandatory from any passenger during arrival and departure. This applies to unvaccinated travelers as well.
Travel Related quarantine is not required by any traveler. However, except the arriving tourists and Maldivians (residing in the Maldives) to the Maldives, other travelers are advised to do a PCR test between the 3rd and 5th day of arrival.
Kindly note that some of the Resorts/Tourist facilities may still require a NEGATIVE result for a nucleic acid test (PCR test) for COVID- 19 prior to entering the resort. Please ensure to contact your Personal Travel Consultant to confirm the requirement prior to your travel to the Maldives.