BA has announced that from March 31 next year it will operate flights from Gatwick to Colombo via Male in the Maldives.
Flights will be serviced by a three-class Boeing 777 and are on sale now, with discounted fares available until September 25, starting from £595.
In addition to the new flights, new hotel and villa rentals in the destination have also been introduced.
Located on the east coast, in the hamlet of Kachaveli, is the recently opened Jungle Beach which features 48 villas.
Ampersand Travel offers seven nights’ breakfast accommodation at the resort from £1,730 per person, based on two sharing, including flights and transfers.
Alternatively, Number 20 Middle Street is a mid 18th-century, Dutch colonial villa in the Galle, a large town on Sri Lanka’s southwest coast. The villa, which has been recently renovated, sleeps six and is a UNESCO World Heritage site.
The operator is highlighting a seven-night breakfast stay at the villa from £3,290 per person, based on two sharing, including transfers.
For more information call 020-7289 6100 or visit www.ampersandtravel.com