October 28, 2011

Sun, sand and sea, a thousand ‘Robinson Crusoe’ islands, massive lagoons with different depths and infinite shades of blue and turquoise, dazzling underwater coral gardens; a perfect natural combination for the ideal tropical holiday destination. This is Maldives…
Price: R42 500.00 per couple
(Price based on two people sharing. Accommodation & flights subject to availability)
Maldives Holiday - Island Holiday - Island Honeymoon
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Detailed Island Bliss Program:

Day 1: Maldives - Hulhule Island Hotel
Accommodation: 1 night in a Superior room
Meals:   Breakfast
Check in for your flight to the Maldives departing Johannesburg at 13h00 arriving Male at 23h20. The boat transfer to the resort does not operate during the night, so you will collect your luggage on arrival and transfer to Hulhule Island Hotel at the airport.
Nestled in a lush and tropical landscape, with the sea unfolding its endless charm, Hulhule Island Hotel is just five minutes walk from Maldives International Airport and a ten minutes boat ride from the capital, Malé.

Day 2 – 6:   Maldives - Kuramathi VillageAccommodation:  5 Nights in a Superior room
Meals:   Breakfast   
This morning after breakfast you will transfer to the jetty for your boat transfer to the resort.  The resort is located on its own private island in the North Male Atoll and only a 90 min boat ride away from the airport.
Kuramathi Village Maldives is one of the three resorts located on the beautiful tropical resort island of Kurumathi Maldives. This resort is situated amidst exotic natural abundance with colourful fragrant flowers blooming everywhere, meandering pathways winding in the thick foliage and pleasant sea breeze lulling your senses. Kuramathi village Maldives is an exclusive resort and spa dedicated to make your vacation memorable. Tranquility and luxury strike the right balance at Kuramathi village rendering your vacation with a special aura.
On arrival at the reception in Kuramathi Village, you are taken by minibus to a heavily vegetated and secluded resort, scented by the aroma of frangipani, hibiscus and other flora and fauna indigenous to the Maldives archipelago.
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The rooms have been constructed by dedicated artisans who have been drawn on the traditions of generations to create a refined natural look with a generous use of wood and thatch to enhance the entire island ambience. The rooms all look out onto a beautiful stretch of white beaches. The décor of the accommodation is sleek and clean. This gives one the opportunity to just enjoy the simplicity of life.
Kuramathi houses three restaurants where you have the option of eating in different out lets through out the island. Their food production team do their best to ensure that everything is perfect. Guests are welcome to eat at any restaurant or coffee shop. The hotel offers an array of menu suggestions all designed to take you on a magic carpet ride around the world. There is the themed night buffets. One gets the chance to sample Italian, Spanish, International, Mexican, Asian and authentic Maldivian Cuisine. All this you can have from the benefit of your cosy island paradise. The main bar offers a large selection of cocktails, wines and liqueurs. Theme dinners are present at different locations of the island. Kuramathi offers a choice of five restaurants, including Indian, Thai, Grill and few coffee shops. The Indian Restaurant opens for dinner and a Coffee Shop where you have the choice of eating out side sitting under the palm trees or if you like to sit inside while enjoying the very Maldivian style interior. 
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The island's water sports centre offers sailing, water skiing, catamaran sailing, windsurfing, and Water skiing for adventurous folk.
At the Kuramathi Spa you can get a wide range of relaxation treatments in both European and
Eastern tradition. Separated into open-air sections for women and men, the spa has a sauna, steam
room, cold plunge pool, Jacuzzi and showers. The Spa will offer great relaxation. One will be able to experience the blending of Asian and Maldivian massage traditions to give an existential Spa extravaganza that will take place on your body. You will really feel rejuvenated.

Day 7: Maldives - Hulhule Island Hotel
Accommodation: 1 night in a superior room
Meals:   Breakfast
Transfer back to the airport island in the afternoon and catch a transfer back to Hulhule Island Hotel for one night.
Day 8: Departure to your next destination
This morning you will leave the hotel very early and transfer to the airport for your flight back to Johannesburg. Your flight departs at 06h05 arriving in Johannesburg at 11h00.

Experience Island Bliss in The Maldives...

Tour Duration:   7 Nights/8 Days
Destinations:   Maldives
Accommodation:   Island Resort & Airport Island Hotel
Meals:    Breakfast
Flights:   Return International flights from Johannesburg to Maldives
    All scheduled transfers
Treat for couple:  Flower decorations in room on night of arrival & departure in Maldives
    Fruit basket on arrival

Travel insurance & Medical insurance
All beverages, alcoholic drinks and meals not specified
Items of personal nature
Activities not mentioned above
Dinner supplement in Maldives R280.00 per person per day
All inclusive supplement R780.00 per person per day (see note at end of Itinerary)
Visas if required
General Note:
All inclusive supplement includes:
All meals at Haruge Restaurant
Cocktails from Fung Bar
Soft drinks, juice, mineral water and soda
Beer, house wine & liquors you find at Fung Bar (NOT INCLUSIVE are champagne, wine in bottles & high % alcoholic drinks like black label or Jack Daniels)
Coffee & tea at village coffee shop. Snacks from 15h00 – 17h00. (Espresso & cappuccino not included)
Snorkeling equipment and windsurfing
One sunset cruise & one Rasdhu shopping excursion