A trip to the Maldives is not a familiar destination to most Americans, but to Europeans, the Maldives the one of the most sought after travel destinations.
The beautiful weather, the beaches, food scene, entertainment, and fun things to do makes the Maldives Europe’s secret vacation destination that America needs to get in on!
Emirates Airlines have been offer fantastic deals lately with round trip international flights from the United States to all over the world, for the price of most domestic flights. This deal is no different.
Emirates’ deal from the U.S. to the Maldives (to the city of Seychelles), has a few departure airport options, which is excellent for those of you looking to take to the air for vacation.
*When traveling to the Maldives in this deal by Emirates, you must be traveling with 2 or more passengers to secure the deal described in this posting.
There is availability to the Maldives from the following Departure Airports in the U.S.:
— San Francisco (SFO)
— Los Angeles (LAX)
— Seattle (SEA)
— Dallas (DFW)
— Chicago (ORD)
Sample Travel Date
(This sample uses San Francisco as the departure airport to Seychelles, Maldives)
September 19th to September 26th
This fare is valid for travel on the outbound out of the U.S.from late August to December 8th OR January 9th, 2017 to April 10th, 2017.
All travel must be completed by April 17, 2017. Blackout dates on the inbound into the U.S. include until September 5th or December 31st, 2016 to January 10th, 2017. This is due to the holidays.
A 7 day minimum stay is required for this deal and you must purchase your ticket(s) at least 7 days in advance of the departure day.
How to Search for Availability
To search for available dates for this deal, go onto Emirates.com and go to “search.” Select “my dates are flexible” to see availability for travel around the dates you choose.
(Using San Francisco (SFO) as our example departure airport. If you choose any other airport from the list above, replace “SFO” with the three letter airport code next to the city name).
SFO — DXB (Dubai) — SEZ (Seychelles) — DXB — SFO
Since Emirates is an Alaska partner, mileage with Alaska is as follows:
— Elite Qualifying Miles: 10,160 miles
— Redeemable Miles: 10,160 miles
— Miles Flown: 20,321 miles
How to Book
To book a flight to the Maldives from one of the select departure airports listed in this article, you can secure the excellent deal of $947 per round trip ticket. Again, to get this deal, you must purchase two tickets at the time of purchase.
To book, simply visit the Emirates website directly.
Below you will find a screen capture of this deal (using San Francisco as our sample departure airport to the Maldives). This is from the Emirates website and this information is current as of the publication of this posting.