The airport in the Maldives is Velana International Airport (Code: MLE), located on Hulhule Island. Tourists are automatically granted a 30-day visa on arrival, provided that they have a valid travel document, a departure ticket out of the Maldives and proof of sufficient funds.

There are various airlines that fly on a daily basis into the Maldives; some of the major airlines include: Singapore Airlines, Emirates and Sri Lankan Airlines.

The Maldives is on Standard Time Zone, GMT +5 hours, with no daylight savings.

The National language is Dhivehi. However, English is understood and widely spoken throughout the Maldives.

The currency in the Maldives is Maldivian Rufiya, which is readily available at money changers. American dollars (USD) and major credit cards (Visa and MasterCard) are widely accepted. Please note that payments can only be made in cash terms on Princesa Luluka.