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Customs and Visa

Visa

No prior visas are required, a tourist visa of 30 days will be granted to all visitors with valid travel documents provided the embarkation/disembarkation cards are filled properly. Visitors are should possess of a valid international travel document issued by the Government of a Sovereign State.

Customs

As Maldives is a Muslim country, dogs, pigs/pork products, and pornography are forbidden. Alcohol cannot be imported without an official license, if imported without a license it should be declared at the customs and will be returned to you on departure. Wide ranges of alcoholic drinks are available in the resorts.
Narcotic Drugs are strictly prohibited; the penalty for importing drug for any purpose is life imprisonment.