Premium airline Etihad Airways is offering attractive solution to visit beautiful Sri Lanka also during European winter 2014/2015. Based on their service you may book cheap flights to Colombo from Europe already for €366! To reach the cheapest fare you have to look for an open-jaw flights on route Switzerland (Zurich or for a higher fare from Geneva) – Colombo – Paris or Germany. (Frankfurt, Dusseldorf, Munich, Stuttgart, Berlin, Hamburg). You may also consider to book your return flight back to London, Rome, Oslo, or Brussels for still attractive fare..
If you consider to book your ticket based on this promotion please look for travel dates till 30th of June 2015. (except blackout 15.-30.12.2014 and 25.3.-7.4.2015). Current promotional tariff of Etihad Airways is valid for bookings made till 20th of December 2014. Since there are plenty of options how to reach Switzerland ex other European cities for very low fare this is an interesting option for many travelers within Europe. We recommend to use service of Skyscanner to quickly find out which airlines are available from your hometown. To book some cheap accommodation you may compare hotel rooms here.
NL – Geneva/Zurich – Colombo – Dusseldorf for €315 (+€22 booking fee)
NL – Geneva/Zurich – Colombo – Brussels for €369 (+€22 booking fee)
…you may also consider to return back to Oslo or Copenhagen for still attractive fare approx €400.
Travel date samples – basically look for flights between Monday and Thursday. flights over weekend are available for additional cost..
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Best time to travel to Sri Lanka is between the main rainy seasons. The period from November to April is the driest season on the south west coast and up in the hills. Here, some of the best beaches and many other places of tourist interest are located. Therefore, period between November and April is the best time to visit this region and this period is also considered as tourist season in Sri Lanka. May to September is the best time to visit east coast, as it is dry during this period. If you are looking for an alternative solution to this region in Asia you may also consider cheap flights to India from Europe available already from €298! You may also consider updated amazing fares to Thailand already for €298 or multi city flights to other countries in South East Asia such as Laos, Cambodia or Vietnam already from €334!
Booking sample of a cheap flights to Sri Lanka in main season for €308. In this case you would be departing from Geneva to Colombo on 4th of May and returning back from Asia to Frankfurt on 18th of May 2015. For a slightly higher fare you may also consider to depart from Geneva if this would be easier to reach for you.