Male (Maldives)

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* Male (Maldives) is one of the 2020 islands we reviewed in our Maldives Local Island hopping guides.

Check out our complete 2020 Travel Guides:

Public Speedboat to the Local Islands of Miladhunmadulu (Shaviyani – Sh) Atoll, Maldives – A Complete Guide (2020 Update)

Public Speedboat to the Local Islands of The North Maalhosmadulu & Raa Atoll Maldives – A Complete Guide (2019 Update)

Public Speedboat to the Local Islands of The Male (Kaafu ) Atoll, Maldives – A Complete Guide (2020 Update)

Public Speedboat to the Local Islands of The North Ari & Alif Alif Atoll, Maldives – A Complete Guide (2020 Update)

Public Speedboat to the Local Islands of The South Ari & Alif Dhaal Atoll, Maldives – A Complete Guide (2020 Update)

Public Speedboat to the Local Islands of Mulakatholhu & Meemu Atoll, Maldives – A Complete Guide (2020 Update

The Ultimate 2020 Maldives Island Hopping Guide, Routes & Itineraries

The 2020 Maldives Local Island Ratings – We Rated Them All!

to learn which Maldivian islands you should visit and how you should organize your trip.

We’ve also compiled the best insider tips that will help make your experience the best such as – how much you should pay for public speed boats. Using our guides, you wont get ripped off and wont overpay for your transfers in the Maldives (which is pretty common when guesthouses book your transfers).


MALDIVES ATOLL LIST (NORTH TO SOUTH)

The Maldivian islands are organized into Atolls (collections of islands). Each Atoll has a Maldivian name and English name. Use this list below as a reference to find your atoll from North to South. Most transfers via speed boat or plane start from Male City in the Male atoll. Approximate east-west location is represented by indentation below.

   North Thiladhunmathi (HA) (Haa Alif Atoll)
    North Miladhunmadulu (Sh) (Shaviyani Atoll)
South Thiladhunmathi (HDh) (Haa Dhaalu Atoll)
    South Miladhunmadulu (N) (Noonu Atoll)

——– PLANE ABOVE THIS LINE ———-
—— SPEEDBOAT BELOW THIS LINE ——

North Maalhosmadulu (R) (Raa Atoll)
    Faadhippolhu (Lh) (Lhaviyani Atoll)
South Maalhosmadulu (B) (Baa Atoll)

–START– Male’ (K) Atoll (Kaafu Atoll) –START–

North Ari Atoll (AA) (Alif Alif Atoll)
South Ari Atoll (ADh) (Alif Dhaal Atoll)
    Felidhu Atoll (V) (Vaavu Atoll)
North Nilandhe Atoll (F) (Faafu Atoll)
    Mulakatholhu (M) (Meemu Atoll)
South Nilandhe Atoll (Dh) (Dhaalu Atoll)

—— SPEEDBOAT ABOVE THIS LINE ——
——– PLANE BELOW THIS LINE ———

Kolhumadulu (Th) (Thaa Atoll)
Hadhdhunmathi (L) (Laamu Atoll)
North Huvadhu Atoll (GA) (Gaafu Alif Atoll)
South Huvadhu Atoll (GDh) (Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll)
Gnaviyani Atoll (R) (Nyavinani Atoll)
Addu Atoll (Seenu Atoll)

Male (Maldives)

Male (Maldives)
Insider Tips


Male (Maldives) scored a  SCORE  in our 2020 Update: All The Islands of The Maldives Rated. It is currently our rated island for your Maldivian Local adventure.

Learn more below about what makes this island different by following the links above to the Complete 2020 Maldives Ratings and Travel Guides.

On Wanderasm, our reviews and ratings are always 100% Unbiased and we get nothing in return for our recommendations. We’ve basically done all the leg work for you !