Maldives: Luxurious Island Getaway
Pack your bags for the ultimate luxury vacation with that special someone or spend some quality time bonding with family at the luxurious Six Senses Laamu in the Maldives. Take a look at this itinerary carefully curated by Maldives travel specialist Ashley Les. Get inspired and connect with Ashley or one of our expert travel agents. Your unforgettable vacation to this tropical oasis awaits!
Ideal Length:7 Days
Best Time To Go:November - April
Flight Time:LAX 21 Hours 50 Minutes, CHI 23 Hours 55 Minutes, NYC-All Airports 21 Hours 5 Minutes
AVERAGE COST PER PERSON (Single occupancy; Airfare not included):$11,619
AVERAGE COST PER PERSON (Double occupancy; Airfare not included):$15,869
Welcome to the Maldives where you can enjoy a luxurious island getaway at the Six Senses Laamu that features 97 villas (beachfront and overwater); 6 on-site restaurants or eateries; and the world-class spa.
Families can stay in stay in a spacious Family Villa with a pool, panoramic upper dining deck, a private garden, private access to the beach, and a view facing the island's turquoise lagoon.
Consider staying in a private pool beach villa with jaw-dropping views of the Indian Ocean.
Relax by the resort's amazing pool by day and enjoy food served at Sip Sip while you enjoy the sunset.
Enjoy a delicious dinner at Leaf restaurant (one of six eateries), perched above the organic garden, dine privately or at the communal Chili Table. Chefs work with Maldivian fishermen and farmers to source local ingredients for our inventive dishes.
Watch movies under the stars and spend some quality downtime with that special someone or with your family.
The Maldives is the perfect getaway for vacationers who enjoy water sports, including snorkeling, surfing, stand-up paddle boarding and scuba diving.
Relax at the Six Senses Laamu's world-class spa that offers special treatments as well as rejuvenation and wellness specialities native to the region.
Maldives Welcome to the Maldives
Travel to this tropical nation in the Indian Ocean composed of 26 ring-shaped atolls, which are made up of more than 1,000 coral islands. Known for its beaches, blue lagoons and extensive reefs, the Maldives is also known for luxury resorts, like Six Senses Laamu, where you’ll be transported via inter-island plane and by boat.
Private TransportShare This Activity
As you arrive in the Maldives, you’ll be whisked away on a 35-minute domestic flight from Malé International Airport for a bird’s-eye view of the islands. After arriving at Kadhdhoo Airport, guests will take a 20-minute speed boat ride to Six Senses Laamu.
Stay at Six Senses LaamuShare This Activity
World-renowned as one the best resorts in the Maldives, this luxurious resort has 97 villas (beachfront and overwater) with or without a private pool; 6 on-site restaurants or eateries; and the world-class spa. Six Senses Laamu also features family-friendly activities and amenities, including treasure hunting, arts and crafts, movies, and cupcake-making classes.
Family-Friendly FunShare This Activity
While staying at Six Senses Laamu, families with children will enjoy a long list of things to see and do, including Cinema Under the Stars, a dolphin cruise, island hopping, water sports, yoga, dance class and a variety of other outdoor and indoor activities.
Enjoy a Spa TreatmentShare This Activity
Although the on-site spa features services for all guests, it also offers special treatments for couples, including parents who may need a break from the kids. Set right on the beach, Six Senses Spa Laamu offers 4 uniquely designed couple’s treatment nests, 4 secluded couple’s treatment pavilions plus one Ayurvedic treatment pavilion. Highly skilled therapists, using natural products, provide a comprehensive range of award-winning treatments, and rejuvenation and wellness specialties native to the region.
Dine at Overwater at LongitudeShare This Activity
For your first meal at Six Senses Laamu, consider dining at Longitude, an international overwater restaurant. This open air, two-story dining space serves breakfast and dinner, but the latter is an a la carte international menu of fresh catch, grilled meats, pastas and Asian flavors. Teriyaki Glazed Daikon Radish, Seared Tuna Pepper Steak, Grilled Job Fish, Sri Lankan Vegetable Curry, Faru Mas Riha and Indian Beef Masala are a few main courses served here.
Day 2 Riding the Waves
Spend the day surfing or learning how to surf on one of the most famous wave breaks in the Maldives. Today is meant for sunbathing and enjoying the white-sand beaches. After a spending the day along the turquoise waters, go sailing on a traditional dhoni boat for a prosecco toast as the sun sets.
Surfing AdventureShare This Activity
Wake up ready for an adventure! With the Ying Yang wave break – one of the most famous wave breaks in the Maldives – just off the shore. And if you’re not an avid surfer, you can take surf lessons from an expert surf guide to develop or perfect your wave-riding skills.
Sunset Sailing ExcursionShare This Activity
After a full day on the beach, sail away for a sunset in a traditional dhoni boat complete with local pastries and prosecco. Toast to your first day amidst the backdrop of this amazing island paradise.
Day 3 Underwater Exploration
Get ready for underwater adventure for your next day of relaxing fun in the Maldives. Explore the marine life in the reef near the Six Senses Laamu or stay close to your villa to relax with a swim. At night, take a dive to explore the wildlife that only wakes up from slumber when the sun sets. Your underwater excursion awaits!
Private Snorkeling ExcursionShare This Activity
The reef near your resort, Six Senses Laamu, is full of fish and coral. Consider taking an organized snorkeling excursion with a guide to explore the native marine life, or just relax at your villa with a casual swim off the side of the villa’s dock.
Night DiveShare This Activity
Finish your day with a night dive in the reef at Six Senses! Life on the reef changes at night, some fish are actually sleeping, and others come out to hunt. Don’t miss out on an exciting experience night diving either on the house reef or on the boat. And if you’re not a certified diver, you have time all week to get certified at the resort’s dive shop.
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Day 4 Private Island Retreat
Embark on an island hopping adventure to see two different island and explore the Maldivian islanders’ culture, including chatting to locals. Couples feeling a little romantic should consider arranging an exclusive excursion to a private island which includes a picnic for 2.
Island HoppingShare This Activity
Take a guided day tour to explore the culture of the two different islands and snorkel at one of the most beautiful reefs in the atoll. On one island, you will immerse yourself in Maldivian islanders’ culture and their everyday life; see the mosque, school, boat-building areas, and chat with some of the locals.
Private Picnic on a Deserted IslandShare This Activity
For couples who want some alone time, you can get whisked away to your very own unpopulated island, where you can soak up the sun or relax in the shade of a palm tree together. The turquoise-colored waters are all yours as well, including snorkeling to explore the fascinating underwater world. Feast on a delicious picnic lunch including a bottle of wine– a true Robinson Crusoe experience… Sun, sea, food and wine – the perfect ingredients for a romantic day away.
Day 5-6 Rest & Relaxation at the Resort
On your final days at Six Senses Laamu in the Maldives, we recommend starting your morning with a delicious breakfast while witnessing one of the most beautiful sunrises in the world. After your sunrise experience, take advantage of all the fun activities you want to experience before you leave. And don’t forget to end the day at one of the resort’s amazing restaurants.
Sunrise BreakfastShare This Activity
No tourist can leave the Maldives without experiencing a jaw-dropping sunrise. So, wake up at 6:15 a.m. to enjoy a sunrise breakfast on a sandbank to watch as the sky changes from one pastel color to another. Trust us… it’s worth it!
Personal DowntimeShare This Activity
Enjoy a free day the way you want. We recommend spending time to enjoy the resort’s amenities and services, including kayaking, standup paddle-boarding and cooking classes.
Dinner at LeafShare This Activity
Indulge in your last Maldivian dinner before you depart. Dine at Six Senses Laamu’s signature restaurant, perched above an organic garden. Dine privately or chat with other guests while you eat at the communal Chili Table. Chefs work with Maldivian fishermen and farmers to source local ingredients for inventive dishes.
Day 7 Day of Departure
Guests will have time to enjoy a delicious breakfast at Six Senses Laamu before their private transport arrives. A travel agent will help arrange guests transport via boat and plane to the Malé International Airport.