Sri Lanka sees two monsoon seasons throughout the year. From May till September the south-western monsoon brings rain to the south-western part of Sri Lanka while the north-eastern part of the country stays dry and sunny. From October till March the north-eastern monsoon brings rain and winds to the north-eastern part of Sri Lanka, while the south-western part of the country offers a sunny and dry weather. To learn in more detail about the two monsoon seasons read our post about the weather in Sri Lanka.
Flights are operated by Qatar Airways with layovers at Hamad International Airport in Doha, the capital of Qatar. According to the World Airline Awards which is annually published by Skytrax, Qatar Airways are among the world’s best airlines for many consecutive years.
For more information about Qatar Airlines read our post about the cheapest airlines to fly from Europe to Asia.
These are only some travel dates examples. To check prices for your preferred dates for the same route visit Skyscanner.com. Alternatively visit Qatar Airways website and book your flights directly with the airline.
Cheap flights to Sri Lanka booking example
Kiev – Doha – Colombo
Colombo – Doha – Kiev
Where to stay in Sri Lanka?
Sri Lanka has plenty of different accommodation options. All cities and resorts have rooms for every wallet and taste.
If you are traveling between November and April we advise to look at Hikkaduwa town, which is home to the most lively and popular beach on the western coast of the country.
To get the best room price online check Booking.com, one of the world’s largest accommodation booking platforms. Keep in mind, that after your fifth stay booked via Booking.com you are entitles to a “genius account” which provides even more great offers and deals.