is a private island not far from Maldives capital town (North Male atoll
). This is a perfect tropical escape with white sand and palms hanging over the water. There is also a house reef with good snorkelling. The island has always a lot of tourists, as it's located near the international airport. Seaplanes often pass by the island, but these are not very loud. Shore and seabed: sand.  Find hotels in Bandos Maldives
Hotels  Bandos Maldives
is a four star resort with a minimum room's rate of US$250. But for the majority of dates the fare starts from US$350. Jacuzzi Beach Villa
is the most notable accomodation option, - both adults and children like it.
Nearby there is also a small island with a slightly cheaper Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort
. Everything is almost the same as on the main Bandos island, but the beaches are not so good. Find hotels in Bandos Maldives
How to get there 
Fly to Male international airport (MLE)
. Next take a 20-minutes trip by the hotel's speedboat. Round-trip transfer costs US$100 per adult, US$50 per child 2-12 years, infants are for free. Find flights to Bandos Maldives
When to go 
The best time for a beach holiday on Bandos island in the Maldives is a dry season from January to April. As for the rest of the year, - it's a rainy season with a maximum of 2-3 sunny days during the week.
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