The Maldives is a renown tourist attraction. The country makes most of its profit from tourism. It has grown immensely over the last decade or so. People like to visit there for various purposes and it is a world famous honeymoon destination for couples.
The Maldives in 1972 had just 2 resorts, to begin with, and now has grown to over 80 resorts. Despite being in danger of water submerging it due to being the lowest country in the world, you get to see marvelous beaches, coral reefs, and atolls. It is said to be only 5 feet above the sea level. It is all about the beaches and atmosphere, there are no mountains or jungles there. It totally different from other holiday locations like Hawaii or Bora Bora.
MONSOON IN MALDIVES
The Maldives has two types of monsoons namely northeast monsoon and southwest monsoon. The northeast winter monsoon is a dry season. It has little rain and less humidity which lasts from December to April. While the southwest monsoon brings heavy rainfall and storms which last from may to November.
Even though the seasons can affect your stay, it doesn’t stop tourists from visiting there. Especially the divers, as they can take advantage of both seasons. During the dry seasons the visibility is great and during the wet season, the weather gets a bit cooler as the temperature drops a few degrees.
BEST TIME TO VISIT THE MALDIVES
The best time to go on a Maldives holiday is during the dry season which from Oct-Nov to April. The weather during those months is magnificent for tourist to enjoy their stay. The other months besides September are filled with heavy rainfall and storms which can affect your stay. During September, the rainfall is about to go away, but it is still advised to avoid visiting during these months. Go to the Maldives in the right season and choose the best Maldives resorts to have a comfortable stay and enjoy the beauty of this paradise.
Visiting during the right season, choosing the right resorts or choosing the right Maldives holiday packages is what you need to do in order to enjoy your stay. A Maldives vacation is a perfect getaway for anyone, with or without family and loved ones. It is also a holiday destination for people who travel on a budget. All in all, it is a perfect location, be it for surfers, couples or people who like to spend weekends away from the busy life.