Regulations and Dress Code in Maldives

We know, nobody likes rules and regulations but in Maldives are like everywhere else in the world and we request to follow them otherwise we and you will fall into the troubles with police, custom and immigration offices. Please, respect import regulations of alcohol, drugs...dress code etc. while you travelling and enjoying your holiday in Maldives. Thank you very much in advance.

Strictly prohibited in Maldives

Strictly prohibited import to Maldives:

- alcohol
- drugs, narcotics and psychotropic substances

- chemicals

- medicines or steroids
- pork and pork products

- any kind of guns and explosive, spear guns

- live plants and live animals, dogs

- symbols of any kind of religion except Islam (materials contrary to Islam)

- idols for worship

- pornographic materials

Strictly prohibited export from Maldives:

- sea shells, corals, animals...

Inhabited local Island:
- strictly prohibited all mentioned above about import Maldives

- wearing inappropriate clothing on the island
- nudism ncl. "Topless" anywhere including bikini beach

Resorts & Liveaboards:

- strictly prohibited all mentioned above about import Maldives

- nudism ncl. "Topless" anywhere including bikini beach

Alcohol is possible to buy and drink only at

- resorts 

- liveaboards (cruising boats for tourists)

- uninhabited islands and sand banks during trip from resorts and liveaboards

Bikini is possible to wear at

- inhabited local islands but only at special private bikini beaches for tourists

- resorts

- liveaboards (cruising boats for tourists)

- uninhabited islands and sand banks

At Atholhu Residence is 

- strictly prohibited smoking in the rooms, in the bathrooms and at restaurant Raha

Dress code at inhabited local island like is Fehendhoo

What to wear at inhabited local islands like is Fehendhoo, rules valid for everyone:

Women

- anything with at least a short sleeve and knee length, such as a short sleeved shirt without a deep neckline, or a dress or skirt with a knee length at least.

- keep your clothes on hangers and sexy translucent clothes at home or keep it for a stay at the resort. When you need to wear clothes on hangers at inhabited local island, throw a scarf or a light sweater over them.

- don't wear transparent sexy clothes and don't show shoulders, breast (bra) a bottom and thighs 

 

Men

- shorts, t-shirts and classic tank tops

- anything with short or long sleeve

What to wear at inhabited local islands at public beach, rules valid for everyone:

- anything with short or long sleeve

- anything with lenght to the knee or under the knee

- t-shirt and swimming shorts are OK for everyone, man can be without t-shirt

What to wear at Bikini Beach

- bikini and any kind of swimming suit

What to wear at Resorts & Liveaboards:

- anything according the dress code of the resort or liveabord (possible to wear whatever, including sexy dresses) 

- bikini can be worn at all beaches of resort or uninhabited / picnic / desert islands

Please respect the rules and regulations and you will see how friendly Maldives are!

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