How to Get: Transfers
There are three different ways to get to Ulukhas from Male and back: by a public ship, by speedboat and via seaplane. Public ships and speedboats run every day (aside from Friday), as per the timetable, that can change contingent upon the climate conditions. When booking flight passes to the Maldives, think about the FRIDAY so as not to lose an additional day in Malé. By and large, quickly upon landing in Velana Global Air terminal you will be met a staff to assist with the exchange to Ukulhas island, regardless of whether it will be a ship, speedboat or seaplane.
There are no ATMs on Ukulhas, so kindly stock money in Malé. You can facilitate the traffic plan and the exchange type ahead of time with the chairman of your visitor house (suggested),
Public ship from Malé to Ukulhas (by means of Rasdhoo):
Ships to Ukulhas withdraw from Male (Villingilli terminal) at 09:00, Mondays and Thursays, the excursion time is 4 hours 25 minutes, the cost for the outing is $ 4, one way. Appearance to Rasdhoo at 12.30. From Rasdhoo flight at 12:35, appearance in Ukulhas 13:30.
Takeoff from Ukulhas: Sundays and Wednesdays at 10:00, the cost for the outing is $ 4, the excursion time is 4 hours 10 minutes. Appearance in Rasdhoo at 10:40. From Rasdhoo in Male flight at 11.00, appearance in Male at 14:30. The two courses incorporate a short stop at Rasdhoo. Find out Additional...
Public ships Rasdhoo-Ukulhas-Rasdhoo:
Outings every day, aside from Friday. The excursion time is 50 minutes.
Takeoff from Ukulhas at 09:45 and 14:10.
Takeoff from Rasdhoo at 08:20 and 13:00.
Public speedboat move :
Speedboats Male-Ukuihas on the course work consistently, aside from Friday. The excursion time is 60 minutes, the cost for a single direction is $ 50/individual.
Takeoff from Male: at 16:00. Takeoff from Ukulhas: at 06:30.
Private speedboat move:
On solicitation, whenever (private exchange is suggested for gatherings of at least 9 individuals); travel time from Malé 60 minutes, cost $ 525/boat one way and $ 1050/boat full circle. It is consistently valuable to concur with your inn ahead of time, to "get" a more advantageous exchange for you, since these speedboats regularly have empty seats.
Move via seaplane, another, not actually a spending choice to get to Ukulhas. In any case, this picturesque transportation alternative can be book through your lodging in Ukulhas at any rate 4 days before your appearance to the Maldives. Non-stop trip via seaplane to the close by Kuramathi resort will give you a great deal of positive impressions. Great to realize that seaplanes work just during the daytime from 06:00 to 17:00. In the event that you request a seaplane move, neighborhood staff will meet you at Malé air terminal upon appearance, and will accompany you to TMA terminal. The flight time is 20 minutes, the cost is about $ 350, the youngsters' half of the expense. The approved stuff is 25 kg + $ 5/kg for overweight. In Kuramathi you will be board a speedboat to Ukulhas island.
The little island is very simple to investigate, both on a bike and by walking, to detect every one of its corners and breaks. The emerald inside is loaded up with an assortment of tropical verdure, incorporating tremendous banyan trees in the focal point of Ukulhas, and also coconut palms, as though contemplating over the purplish blue waters. To see outlandish plants, interesting shells and social life - an energizing stroll through the island is an ideal way become familiar with the neighborhood lifestyle. On Ukulhas there is a cutting edge medical clinic, school, football field, Body Work Rec center and two mosques, where the Kudamiski'y mosque is the most seasoned structure on the island (since 1656), the remaining parts of which are introduced as a famous vacation destination.
The central avenue is Bodu magu - the best spot for shopping in Ukulhas, where the majority of the nearby shops are found. Here you can purchase a wide scope of items from food and refreshments to apparel, beautifying agents and nearby gifts. On Bodu magu you can likewise discover a sim card for your iPhone or top up your telephone's record.
Bodu-beru in Ukulhas is perhaps the most well known types of customary music and moves. Fables function is performed by around 15 individuals wearing sarongs and white shirts, including four drummers and a performer. Rahgudaa is the most popular fables fascination on Ukulhas, additionally some portion of the main 10 best body take groups in the Maldives. Rahguda frequently gives free exhibitions in Ukulhas inside the system of celebrations, subbotniks, wedding services and different occasions.
Commendable 5-stars, excellent sea shore is on Ukulhas' west side with a dusk see. A long portion of sugar-white-delicate sand with an edge of low vegetation borders with perfectly clear turquoise waters, ideal for swimming. The vacationer sea shore is a genuine heaven where you can swim and sunbathe in swimming outfits, play in the sand or go swimming. Simply inverse Gunbaru Motel (suggested) there is a thin divert in the corals to get to the house reef. During the high season a wide scope of water sports is offered here. The sea shore has enough sun beds and umbrellas and soon the sea shore region for travelers will grow, which will likewise incorporate new bistros and eateries.
Another sandy spot to swim and sunbathe is on the southern tip of Ukulhas, inverse Paguro Sea shore Motel, a spic and span lodging with exceptionally decent rooms. Day time don't hold back on sunscreen, particularly youngsters, and at dusk remember use mosquito repellent!
House Reef Snorkeling
Snorkeling in Ukulhas is one of the best ways to discover Maldives' underwater world. The island boasts a crystal clear lagoon and a house reef with an abundant marine life. To enjoy the underwater beauties around this tiny island, you only need a mask, snorkel and fins, the last gear is highly recommended because of the currents. Snorkelling equipment can be found in almost every hotel. The best snorkeling spots are on ??the reef's border or over drop off area. Expect to see great schools of fish and unique forms of marine life, including macro species, among other curious creatures. Perch, sharks, octopus, turtles, shells, moray eels, manta rays, eagle rays, sea anemones, jellyfish, lobsters, shrimps, squid, giant mollusks, starfish, fish-surgeon, Butterfly fish, parrotfish are common inhabitants of coral reef.
Every day there is a snorkeling safari to nearby spots around Ukulhas, including swimming with Manta Rays, and the most up to date information you can get at your hotel. Excursion package includes transfer, equipment rental, and drinks.