One of the top ranked airlines Qatar Airways (together with their partner Malaysian Airlines) offers very attractive solution to visit incredible Borneo in some cases including travel options during summer holidays 2015 (which is also considered as part of main season and best time to visit this part of Borneo)! Take this opportunity and book return flights from Hungary, France, Spain, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany (Frankfurt, Munich, Berlin), Switzerland or UK (London, Manchester, Edinburgh) to Kota Kinabalu or Kuching (Malaysian side of Borneo). Air tickets are available from just €404! Considering usual fare is over €700 this is an amazing opportunity! Wildlife, untouched jungle (Borneo rainforest is one of the oldest rainforests in the world), unique fauna and flora are the first things that spring to mind when you think of Borneo…
However Asian isle Borneo, the third largest island in the world and the largest of Asia, can offer much much more. From mountain hiking, trekking in jungle and spotting wild orangutans (Borneo is one of two places in the world where wild orangutans can still be seen) to beach bumming and diving in in Sipidan Island, legendary island considered as one of best diving spots in the world.
You can also consider to book an open-jaw ticket i.e. to Kota Kinabalu and return back from Kuching. Please refer to below booking sample if interested. In case of booking you may book the cheapest flights in travel period between March till November 2015. (in some cases inlcuding summer holidays!)
Accommodation – to compare hotel rooms in Borneo offered by leading booking sites you may use our tool here.
Europe – Borneo from €452 directly with Qatar Airways
Budapest/Paris – Borneo for €431/€458
Brussels/Amsterdam – Borneo from €506 (+€22 booking fee)
You may also consider to book an open-jaw ticket as per below booking sample
Germany – Kuching and Kota Kinabalu – Germany for €527
Travel dates vary by each destination, the easiest is to use Ebookers “+-3days” searching tool.
There are plenty of low-cost airlines connecting Germany or UK airports with rest of Europe. The easiest way we recommend is to check your connection possibilities is through Skyscanner. Please note that there are either 2 or 3 layovers on your way to Borneo. Bookings with 2 layovers only are not the first choice so choose carefully which ticket you purchase. If interested in this possible error fare deal we suggest to not delay with booking as the tariff can be fixed anytime soon. Althought the routing is not the best this is unbeatable fare to visit Borneo. In case of booking directly with the airline you may also check latest valid Qatar Airways promotion code. We have managed to find the cheapest flights to Borneo throughout the whole validity of the tariff with Qatar Airways.
Booking sample of cheap return flights to Borneo from Europe for €431 below. In this case you would be departing from Budapest to Kota Kinabalu on 3rd of August. Your return flight from exotic Borneo back to Hungary would take place on 19th of August 2015.