Lakshadweep vs Maldives: A Guide to Choosing Your Perfect Island Getaway

This guide compares the beautiful destinations of Lakshadweep and Maldives to help you choose the perfect tropical paradise for your vacation

Both Lakshadweep and the Maldives offer a plethora of breathtaking locales for travelers to explore

The Maldives boasts 300 islands, each with its own private beaches and resorts, while Lakshadweep has 36 enchanting islands

Must-visit destinations in the Maldives include Mahe, Maafushi, and Hithadhoo, known for their stunning beaches and water sports activities

In Lakshadweep, explore Minicoy Island, Kavaratti, and Kadmat Island, famous for their stunning beaches, lagoons, and vibrant coral reefs

The Maldives is closest to Sri Lanka, while Lakshadweep is a group of islands with diverse flora and fauna

The best time to visit the Maldives is between November and April, while Lakshadweep can be visited from October to mid-May

The Maldives requires a minimum of 7-10 days for a complete tour, while Lakshadweep can be explored in 5-6 days

The Maldives uses Maldivian Rufiyaa as its currency, while Lakshadweep uses the Indian Rupee

The average budget per day per couple in the Maldives is approximately INR 17,500, while in Lakshadweep it is approximately INR 7,300