February 2021 – Veligandu Island

Veligandu, the Perfect Maldives Resort for Weddings

Weddings in the Maldives

The Maldives is one of the most wished-for destinations by couples seeking a special place for their ‘biggest day’ and to begin their life-long journey together. Couples also visit the Maldives to rekindle their love or celebrate it with a second wedding ceremony on anniversaries.  There is no better place to say ‘I do’ than in this idyllic paradise with azure waters, the purest stretches of white, sandy beaches, flanked by palm trees and the Indian Ocean.

Veligandu Island Resort & Spavoted as Asia and the Maldives’ top resort for romance, offers the perfect destination for weddings and renewal of vows. The resort island is intimate and tranquil, creating the ideal atmosphere for you to celebrate your love for each other.

Here at Veligandu, we offer a range of thoughtfully-curated wedding packages to suit your wedding day wishes, be it the ultimate romantic elope or a glorious celebration with your nearest and dearest. Our team of professionals will go beyond and above to bring your dream wedding to life on our secluded island. 

Here is Why Veligandu is the Best Maldives Resort for Weddings

    • Veligandu offers several wedding options to match your budget, preferences and requirements. Whether it is a symbolic wedding on the beach, or a wedding ceremony on a luxurious yacht where you can sail across the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean while exchanging vows, it is sure to provide you with an experience that you will cherish for the rest of your lives.
    • With a stunning sandbank, lush greenery, and pristine panoramas of an idyllic paradise with freedom of space and uncrowded beaches, Veligandu provides a phenomenal backdrop for the most important celebration of your lives.
    • Forget all the hassle of organising a wedding and let our experienced team of in-house event coordinators take care of all the details. We can arrange photographers, hairdressers, and a lavish feast, however you like it. We can also keep it simple as you wish, just you and your special one exchanging ‘I dos’, barefoot in the sand and in love. Best of all, when you get married at Veligandu, your honeymoon begins the moment you are declared husband and wife.
    • Having your destination wedding at Veligandu can also be less expensive, as your guests will typically cover the cost of their own flights and accommodations. Our Maldives resort provides special rates and arrangements with lots of flexibility should you wish to celebrate this special life event with as many family and friends as you like. Be it a grand affair with your extended family and friends or just an intimate celebration with a handful of your favourite people in attendance. The dynamic team at Veligandu is always on hand to help you realise your dream wedding in the Maldives.

Plan your Dream Wedding in the Maldives with Veligandu

Veligandu Maldives Weddings

With a stunning location and endless opportunities for romance, you are guaranteed to have timeless memories at Veligandu. As you plan your dream wedding, have a look at our Maldives Wedding page to inspire you.

For enquiries, please contact our wedding planners at reservations@veligandu.com.

Marriage Proposals At Veligandu

Create your own “Marry Me” anecdote in your secluded haven.

The Veligandu team is fantastic at setting intimate and surprise proposals on the island’s exquisite long beach, in your villa, over a romantic dinner, on the yacht, even on a traditional Dhoni boat or as you imagine.

Learn more about the romantic proposal options or tell us how you envision it.

FAQs. Is It Safe to Travel to the Maldives?

Maldives: is a WTTC Global Safe Travels Destination and received the ‘Safe Travel Stamp’ for implementing health and safety measures, in line with the World Travel & Tourism Councils’ Global Safe Travels protocols.

Veligandu: Learn more about the Health & Safety Guidelines and the A Safe Holiday Experience In Paradise initiative, including PCR Test facilitation at our resort. Guests who completed their Maldives holiday and returned home have nothing but praise for their experiences, the Maldivian hospitality, and safety. Read guest reviews.

Veligandu Maldives continues to allow maximum flexibility for today’s traveller.  Book now at your convenience with the freedom of FREE Cancellation on Room Rate for cancellation received 3 days prior to arrival.

Secluded Haven Atmosphere Brimmed with Love

Dear Guests,

Greetings & plentiful tender love from your favorite Secluded Haven.

We continue our 2021 second chapter successfully under new normal with all safety measures in place which vindicates by our beloved Guests positive feedbacks in all online channels. Feel the amorous air in your secluded haven especially during the month of love. No matter how you choose to celebrate, we have rounded up a list of few top-tier things to do with your sweetheart for an indelible Valentine’s Day 2021 at your secluded haven. An amorous ocean flee on the luxury yacht to goo-goo beach dinner or a mystical tepee dinner prolonged with in-villa champagne breakfast on the following day to HIM&HER cupid anecdote and many more has been created just for you to have an amorous tale with your paramour.

Mystical Tepee dinner is a newly spawned private prolonged intimate tepee experience with a luscious four course dinner and in-villa champagne breakfast. Listen to the sensual live music jammed with natural sounds from the atmosphere glaring at the twinkling stars above.

Get your champagne or wine bottles to participate the San Valentines 2021 Lucky Raffle Draw and win exciting prizes from Private Manta & Turtle Snorkeling to 60 minutes spa treatment and romantic dinner.

We are certain that all of these offerings can make one feel amorous and will have an intimate experiences to cherish forever. Check out our Valentine’s Day program on website or Mobile App for more details on all the offerings.

A romantic weekend getaway is always a good choice for surprising your paramour on this amorous holiday season, leverage our special offers of March, April and summer 2021 for a romantic escape. Visit our website or your desired travel agent for more details. Follow us on our Instagram Stories for the latest updates and gallery of our little paradise. We will keep you updated on our daily stories.

We hope more people can escape to our lavish haven to enfold in serenity during the upcoming months. Stay safe and see you soon for an indelible amorous anecdote.

General Manager

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A choice of offers for your Veligandu holiday in 2021. See All Offers »

We continue to allow for maximum flexibility given these unique circumstances.
Book now to your convenience with the freedom of FREE Cancellation on Room Rate for cancellation received 3 days prior to arrival.

Celebrating Valentine’s Day at Veligandu

This year Valentine’s theme at Veligandu is “Secluded Haven atmosphere brimmed with love”. The tranquil and idyllic atmosphere of the Island, combined with personal service, exceptional cuisine and activities, the Veligandu team had curated an array of activities with touches to make this valentine in the Maldive memorable.

If food and spa treatments are the way to your paramour’s heart, a surprise fancy Valentine’s Day dinner for two on the beach and an exciting couple retreat massage package for two might be the way to go. Select one of our Romantic Beach dining experience and the rejuvenating Spa package which we have created exclusively on this Valentine’s Day just for you. Taking a scenic Yacht cruise to Jet Ski tour or thrilling fun tub ride is a great way to unplug and unwind this Valentine’s Day…You are destined to have a fun time in romance because you are in great company.

No matter how you choose to celebrate, we have rounded up a list of few top-tier things to do with your sweetheart for an indelible Valentine’s Day 2021 at our secluded haven.

Things to do on Valentine’s day – February 14, 2021

Dining Experiences

❤️ Amorous Ocean Flee – Yachting
Relax and unwind with Champagne and Canapés drifting into romance as the sun cast its golden rays down upon the clouds of billowing smoke, turning them bright red.
Amorous O’clock: 17h00 to 20h00
Inclusive of: Sunset dolphin cruise, Champagne and open bar, Canapés and One Red Rose
Price: USD 299.00 per couple
Maximum: Four Couples | Minimum: Three Couples

❤️ Goo-goo Beach Dinner
Indulge a luscious four-course dinner with your better-half on the beach, wallow in ocean’s whispers, glaring at the twinkling stars above while listening to the romantic live music, just the way you desire…
Amorous O’clock: 19h30 to 21h30
Inclusive of: Four-course Meal for two, One bottle of Prosecco, Live romantic music, One rose for the lady and One printed photo
Price: USD 280.00 per couple

❤️ Mystical Tepee Dinner & Champaign Breakfast
Make a treasurable memory at the secluded haven on this Valentine’s Day. Tantalize your taste-bud with a luscious dinner in a tepee in privacy while ample of twinkling stars shine upon you. Awe yourselves into a new world, set for a lifetime night to remember the experience, like it was yesterday.
Location: Sandbank
Inclusive of: Romantic Dinner Tepee, Four-course Meal for two, One Tattinger Champagne bottle, Live Romantic Music, One rose for the lady, One printed photo, Romantic bed decoration in Villa and In-villa Champagne breakfast following day
Price: USD 499.00 per couple

Fun, Games & Pampering

❤️ To the Moon & Back Beach Sway
Sway to the romantic beats under the moonlight and twinkling stars as the sand rub your feet, what a way to end the last moments of a romantic tropical evening….
Time: 2145
Location: Thundi Bar Terrazzo

❤️ Valentine’s Day Raffle
Relish exclusive champagne and wines to win exciting prizes.
Sunday, February 14, 2020 (22h30-23h00)
Location: Thundi Bar
1st Prize: Private Manta & Turtle Snorkeling for two persons
2nd Prize: 60Minutes Spa Treatment for two persons
3rd Prize: BBQ Dinner for 2 person

🌸 Spa – HIM&HER Cupid Anecdote
Immersed in the aromas of pure essential oils of the restoring and calming Balinese massage and further rejuvenate soaking affectionately together in an aromatic bubble bath relishing champagne passionately hearkening each other’s heartbeat along with the ocean sounds.
Maximum: 5 couples
Exclusive on 14th February 2021
Inclusive of: 75 minutes treatment, 20 minutes Bubble bath, A bottle of Champagne, A rose, Coconut body lotion
Price: USD 273 per couple

❤️ Amorous Jet Ski Tale
Heart-pounding one hour ride across the lagoon entangling with your better-half on one Jet Ski. Manoeuvre the watercraft on your own and explore the sublime surroundings of the island from a different perspective, and at your own pace. Bouncing off the waves is sure to feed your adrenaline rush and will make exciting memories to last a lifetime.
One Jet Ski per couple
Price: USD125++ per couple

❤️ Fun-Tubing Intertwine
Couple special thrilling Fun Tube riding is sure to raise your adrenaline, but luckily does not require significant skill or hard effort, as the stable, inflatable vessel to ride on is towable by a speedy watercraft. So hold on tight and get ready to bounce off the waves as the ride skips across the water surface!
Price: USD30++ per couple

❤️ Lovey-dovey Stand up Paddle Challenge
Stand up paddling is an exciting modern water-based activity, which has quickly gained popularity in recent years. While it is an offshoot of surfing, in contrast with traditional surfing where the surfer remains seated until a wave comes, stand up paddle boarders stand atop their boards and use a paddle to propel themselves through the water surface. Perfect for the still, calm oceans of Veligandu and a challenging love-fun with your sweetheart.
Price: USD30++ per couple

Throughout February 2021

🌸 Romantic Couples Retreat By Duniye Spa – 15% savings on ritual
Sense the passionate desire and affection towards each other and pamper yourselves with a complete head to toe body & mind ritual evoked by the magical fingers of our spa therapists.
Valid from 1st – 28th February 2021
Inclusive of:  105 minutes massage for two and Frangipani Body Lotion

Missed celebrating Valentines in the Maldives? Veligandu has you covered.

🏝️ “Because I love you, I’m taking you to the Maldives.” Treat that lady or the gentleman who is the love of your life with a delightful holiday to Veligandu. The island is fantastic and sunny year-round. Plan your travel with special offers throughout 2021 »

🏝️ Experience the convenience of destination weddings and renewal of vows ceremony in the Maldives.

🏝️ Do a romantic photoshoot while at Veligandu.

🏝️May we recommend a private, romantic candlelit dinner on the beach or a picnic on a sandbank? The resort can arrange destination a-la-carte dining or guest can join the frequent private dining events. Browse Veligandu’s mobile APP or contact us for more info.

🏝️ Get a PADI dive certificate as a couple to explore the underwater world.

🏝️ Try a couples massage. Duniye Spa offers a choice of relaxing and invigorating massages for HIM and HER.

🏝️ Watch the sunsets on the beach, lay under the palms holding hands. Go on a thrilling Jet Ski ride or a romantic cruise on Veligandu’s yacht. The options are endless for you to romance at your secluded island.

Going Solo? There’s no better time to love yourself

For guests who would like to have some well-deserved me-time, Veligandu can present a choice of activities based on your lifestyle to pamper and treat yourself with things that you always wanted to do and experience.

🌴 Go on excursions, try casting fishing, go on guided snorkelling and dive trips or earn your dive certificates.

🌴Foodies can try the a la carte restaurant Madivaru and the two bars.

🌴 Do yoga with Duniye Spa or the many beautiful locations on the island.

🌴 Learn windsurfing or go diving at the channels and Thalias with the Ocean Dive Centre.

🤩 Get dressed up and have an Instagram photoshoot done professionally with the Raalhu Photo Studio.

🌴 Pamper yourself at Duniye Spa, selecting the treatments to rejuvenate your body and soul. Or try a session of sound healing.

🌴 Photography enthusiast can try to capture the perfect sunrise, sunset or shoot to your heart’s desire on land and water.

🌴 Or relax under a palm or at the freshwater infinity pool, with your favourite cocktail or a Kurumba drink.

Book Direct. See all specials and travel flexibility Veligandu offers »
Or request for Veligandu from your travel agent and tour operators.

Raalhu Photo Studio – Making Keepsakes Of Maldives Holiday Memories

Create waves of memories for waves of happiness.

Here’s another word for your Maldivian vocabulary. Raalhu mean ocean waves in Divehi!

The photo studio is a long-standing tradition and a guest favourite at Veligandu. It allows one to capture memories of their time at the secluded island as a printed photograph, professionally shot and made into a keepsake album.

Indeed, selfies and quick shot photos of each other on mobile phones and digital cameras provide countless images. What posted on your beautiful #nofilter Instagram posts will get many likes. Yet, with professional photography, we can help you capture your magical moments to leave all your friends and family in awe.

Veligandu’s talented resident Maldivian lady and gentleman photographers know the best spots, angles and the lighting conditions for your photos. The photoshoots are fun, laidback and offer a choice of packages for the guests to select.

“…we had amazing time with “Fatima” from Raalhu Photo Studio , she was very welcoming and friendly, we ended up taking some wonderful memories back home in form of some fabulous photos, thanks to her. “ Pritish B (1/6/21), TripAdvisor

Book your session at Raalhu Photo Studio opposite to the Game Center. The booking confirmation is subject to availability due to high demand, so Veligandu recommends making reservations well ahead.

📷 See all packages including the sandbank drone shoot at Madivaru Finolhu.
Packages starts at USD 250



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Choosing The Right Duniye Spa Treatment At Veligandu Island

Step into Duniye Spa’s world of care and experience a deep sense of calm, joy and serenity while on holiday in the Maldives.

Experiencing a relaxing massage at the over-water Duniya Spa is one of the most memorable highlights of any stay at Veligandu Island Resort & Spa. With a holistic philosophy to nurture your body, calm your mind and inspire your soul, each treatment curated by Duniye caters to your individual needs while the ritual itself induces a state of calm and relaxation throughout.

Whether you are coupled up, travelling solo or with your friends and family, an award-winning treatment at Duniye Spa comes highly recommended. Here’s how you can choose the ideal treatment for you and your needs:

Fatigue and burnout relief

To settle into island life

🏝️ Balinese Massage
A gentle and calming massage uses acupressure, skin rolling and relaxing strokes to soothe, restore and calm the mind and body.
60 minutes at USD 122* per person

🏝️ Aromatherapy Massage
The treatment uses a personalised blend of massage oils tailored to your mood and feelings, bringing peace and tranquillity to your body, mind and soul, as well as promoting lymphatic drainage and healing.
60 minutes at USD 122* per person

Tip: Ask for the 90 minutes ritual, which includes massaging with warm herbal poultices. USD 149* per person

Enwrap yourself in the goodness of coconuts

🥥 Luscious Coconut Melt To Exfoliate & Moisturize
This is a soothing back massage with warm coconut oil followed by a freshly prepared coconut body polish to your skin glowing and bright for perfect preparation for a day on the beach.
60 minutes – USD 109* per person

🥥 Coconut Hair Cream Bath
Experience the joys of radiant, hydrated and silky smooth hair. The treatment includes a blended coconut oil scalp massage, coconut hair mask followed by a neck and shoulder massage and application of a hydrating coconut or Frangipani lotion.
75 minutes – USD 119* per person

🥥 The Maldivian Sereniry Ritual
This is a Duniye Spa bespoke top to toe Signature Ritual that uses the essences of 100% pure organic coconut native to the Maldives.
It includes,
Freshly ground Coconut-Vanilla Body Polish, Coconut hair mask combined with an Indian head massage using coconut oil infused with Rosemary, A tropical full body massage with 100% virgin coconut oil
120 minutes – USD217* per person

Romantic couples massages

Guest can experience all massages as a couples activity. For a more indulging experience, Duniye Spa has curated, indulging massages for couples to pamper.
See all Him & Her Massages on the spa menu ROMANTIC ESCAPES FOR 2

The choice is yours

Guests who enjoys new experiences of holistic wellbeing treatments can also enjoy;

🧘Yoga and meditation: promote self-realisation and self-development through guides breathing exercises and traditional body poses.
🌺 Reiki: uses a renowned Japanese technique to allow life force energy to flow and release blockages.
🌺 Reflexology: works on your foot reflex points to restore balance and support the body’s own healing.
🌺 Himalayan salt stone therapy: using warmed, ethically sourced Himalayan Salt Stones that contain 84 mineral trace elements, which reduce stress, tension, pain, and inflammation.
🌺 Sound bath: The expert therapist uses a set of Himalayan singing bowls to balance your body, mind via sound vibrations of Himalayan singing bowls.

See the spa menu for all rituals.
*Prices include 12% GST and 10% Service Charge. Prices are correct at the time of publishing and subject to change.

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