5 Myths & Facts about Celebrating the Chinese New Year in the Maldives

5 Myths & Facts about Celebrating the Chinese New Year in the Maldives

IT’S OVERCROWDED!

Chinese New Year in the Maldives

Chinese New Year in the Maldives

True & False! It really just depends on the resort you pick. There are hundreds of resorts in the Maldives, some popular amongst those who celebrate Chinese New Year and some not so much. Some resorts actively promote for Chinese New Year and some resorts try to maintain a balance between a mix of countries just so no guest feels they have landed into a different country than Maldives. 

NO PRIVACY DURING THIS PERIOD!

Privacy in the Maldives

Privacy in the Maldives

False. Despite the popular belief, resorts don’t become buzzing souks during holidays. Everyone most certainly come for some peace and quiet and even when resorts are on full occupancy it’s most likely that you will hardly notice anyone other than during breakfast and dinner if the dining options are limited to a few restaurants in the resorts. So it is advisable to pick a larger island resort with multiple dining options if you are traveling between during this season just for your peace of mind. 

CONFUSION OF WHEN CHINESE NEW YEAR ACTUALLY FALLS EVERY YEAR!

Huvafen Fushi Maldives

Huvafen Fushi Maldives

The legal holiday is seven days long, from the Lunar New Year's Eve to the sixth day of the first lunar month. 2019 Lunar New Year falls on February 5th. The public holidays are from 4th of February to 10th of February during which 4th and 5th are the highlighted days. Usually the dates for the CNY are falling between January and February, so when you are planning you should pick these days to yield the best of the amazing offers travel agents advertise! 

THERE’S NOTHING SPECIAL OR NEW YOU CAN DO AT RESORTS DURING THE CHINESE NEW YEAR SEASON

Anantara Dhigu Maldives

Anantara Dhigu Maldives

False! Maldives is one of the only destination that is special year round. The resorts keep changing their entertainment calendars, the festive calendars, they keep outdoing themselves every year and this is how Maldives manages to remain on the top 3 destinations every year! From the fancy pop up restaurants to new wine tasting menus to new excursions everything just keep getting at all times in this year round destination. 

PRICES FOR MALDIVES HOLIDAYS GET ARE LOW DURING CHINESE NEW YEAR PERIOD

Huvafen Fushi Maldives

Huvafen Fushi Maldives

True! 

Be it a family holiday or a honeymoon in Maldives or just a getaway for no special reason you are guaranteed to have a great time during this Lunar New Year Holidays in the Maldives. Chinese New Year Holiday Offers are the best when it is All Inclusive and at a 5 Star Luxury Maldives Resort. Celebrate Chinese New Year in the Maldives with Discounted Holiday Deals with OV Holidays. 


By OV Holidays | Maldives Luxury Travel Agency
On December 3, 2018

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