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Nearest travel links

Airport Ibrahim Nasir International Airport, Male' 88 km
Ferry Vilingili Jetty 1 km
Train station Any train
Car Car not necessary

Activities near Alif Dhaalu Atoll

Sports Water sports, Fishing
Great for Beach or lakeside relaxation

How to get there

Transfer

Into the more distant islands like is Dhangethi, you can travel by three ways. From most complicated but most cheap, till most simple but most expensive.

We recommended planning the arrival on the Island Dhangethi at Monday, Wednesday or Saturday and departure at Tuesday, Thursday or Sunday. We help you with plan of trip, also in the case if you will combine more of islands all at once.

PLEASE NOTE!

FERRY Boat from MALE' to DHANGETHI going on MONDAY, WEDNESDAY and SATURDAY at 09:00 am only!

FERRY Boat from DHANGETHI to MALE' going on TUESDAY, THURSDAY and SUNDAY at 09:00 am only!

Ferry

Traveling by public ferry is although lengthy but adventurous and sightseeing. You can experience the real kind of transport of local inhabitants. During trip you can to enjoy fantastic colors of Indian Ocean and beauty of islands, inhabited or uninhabited. During trip you can see also islands with resorts of different price category.

Between atolls Ferry is traveling three times in week. Ferry is equipped toilet and shower (do not expect luxury). Between the islands Ferry is traveling daily except Friday when is free day. Transport in Friday is really expensive. On the board you can buy a little snack.

Please, plan the arrival at the Maldives at Monday, Wednesday or Saturday under 7:00 a. m., or at Sunday, Tuesday or Friday anytime. In this case you must stay overnight in Male' or Hulhumale'. We recommended the visit of Male', one of the smallest and most populous capital cities of the world.

From Male' to Dhangethi you get at Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. Ferry is traveling from Vilingili Ferry Terminal at 09:00 morning. Voyage duration is 6 hours, with one change and one stop on the Island Mahibadhoo (30 min). On the Island Dhangethi you get off about 15:00 p.m. Voyage is not so lengthy, as it may seem. Who has a poor stomach, we recommended, to eat before traveling, take medication for nausea and lie down on the bench, i. e. to be on board 20 – 30 min before departure for to get the good place.

Return is same way. From Dhangethi to Male' Ferry is traveling each Tuesday, Thursday or Sunday at 9:00 morning. At Male' you get off about 15:00 p.m. One-way ticket for 1 person: usually MVR 53 (USD 5). Boat tickets we will procure for you. For guests of our Guesthouse, transfer by ferry is free, like a gift. Always, we will pick up you at the Airport or hotel and escort you into the terminal.

Speed Boat

Speed Boat sailing usually is not scheduled and only some islands have a shipper under contract. In our case is possibility to rent of boat from our shipper. The Boat rent is possible anytime during daylight for USD 700. The actual price based on costs of fuel. Voyage duration is 90 minutes. The Boat rent we will procure.

Seaplane

The flight by Seaplane is interesting adventure. Seats are very small and in the Seaplane is great noise. You will get the earplugs. Flying duration is 30 minutes. One-way ticket for 1 person: USD 230, Return ticket for 1 person: USD 440. The flight is forbidden for children under 6 months. The flight is possible anytime during daylight. Booking of flight is necessary 14 days before. Departure time is known 1 day before. The restriction of luggage weight is 20kg for person. Extra kg is charged. Seaplane tickets we will procure.

Always, in case of any kind of transport, we will pick up you at the Airport or hotel and escort you into the terminal where depart the Ferry or Speed-Boat, or into the airport where departure the Seaplane.

Complete information you will receive after booking confirmation. Thank you.