Country`s borders status
Borders are open but with some limitations. Passengers travelling as tourists and arriving from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan or Sri Lanka are barred from entry.
Tourists must have a hotel reservation for the entire stay in a registered tourist facility.
Passengers must complete online “Traveller Health Declaration” no later than 24 hours before departure.
Arriving passengers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result. The test must be issued no more than 96 hours before departure, and contain the following data: passenger’s name (as in a passport), name and adress of laboratory made the test. Passengers who’s stopover in Maldives is more than 24 hours, must repeat the test.
These passengers don’t need a negative test result:
- children younger than 1 year;
Those arriving from India (including passengers whose transit in India was more than 24 hours) must provide valid negative test result anyway.
Arriving passengers will be self-isolated for 14 days. They will not (except those arriving from India) if they have a vaccination certificate stating they received the final dose of vaccine no less than 14 days prior to arrival to Maldives.