Gulf carrier Oman Air offers discounted Business Class flights from Paris to multiple Asian destinations, starting at €1,086 for flights to Dubai. Further destinations are Delhi, Bangkok and Manila. All flights require a short layover in Muscat.
Oman Air sends a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to Paris on a daily basis. The airline claims to have installed the world’s longest Business Class seat on this plane. The same model will continue its way to Bangkok. Manila is served by Airbus A330 aircraft. The short flights to Dubai and Delhi are operated by Boeing 737 aircraft that do not feature a long haul Business Class cabin.
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According to fare rules, you have to stay at least five days at your destination. Your maximum stay may not exceed three months. Further, you can add a stopover on the outbound as well as on the inbound leg without a increase in price. As of time of writing, all flights past September 2019 show good availability. The only booking restriction ist that you have to purchase your ticket at least 45 days before departure.
The offer to Dubai has an expirationdate July 14, 2019, while other destinations are most likely based on availability.
Oman Air issues tickets in booking class R. Since not too many frequent flyer programs are affiliated with Oman Air, you can expect the following award mileage for a trip to Bangkok:
- 18,950 on Oman Air
- 18,950 on Etihad Guest
Oman Air Business Class
Oman Air’s Boeing 787 Business Class offers a great experience in terms of privacy and luxury. Even on the seven hour flight to Paris, they offer meal service twice. Each seat has its own compartment and is advertised by Oman Air to be the longest Business Class seat in the world. They are fully reclinable to a lie-flat position. You can read a review for an Oman Air Paris to Muscat flight here.
Information & Tips for Bangkok
Bangkok is both the capital and the largest metropolis of Southeast Asian Thailand. We often have reasonable offers to share with you. No matter if in Economy, Business or First Class – you can almost always find bargains for flights to Bangkok! Also, even luxurious 5-star hotels are available at excellent prices. Just some reasons why you shouldn’t miss Bangkok!
From the airport to the city center
Suvarnabhumi Airport is connected to the city center by train. Trains run between 06:00 and 23:59 approximately every 15 minutes and the journey takes 24 minutes. A taxi ride costs about 400 Baht and takes, depending on the traffic, 30 minutes to more than an hour.
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Information & Tips for Dubai
Thanks to oil billions, Dubai has created a world of splendor and glitter that is second to none. Whether it’s an artificial island or skiing in the desert, everything is possible there. Thanks to Emirates, there are non-stop flights to many destinations worldwide, from Europe you can reach Dubai within 5-6 hours even with cheap flights.
Best Time to Visit
Dubai reaches temperatures of up to 45° in summer, and even in winter, the weather is hot. The best time to travel is from November to March when temperatures are comparatively low.
From the airport to the city
A taxi from the airport to Jumeirah Beach (where many hotels are located) costs around 13€ – 17€. By metro, the journey to Burj Khalifa takes about 20 minutes and costs only 1€.
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Information & Tips for Delhi
Delhi or New Delhi is the capital of India, the world’s second most popoulos country. The city combines architectural elements from more than 1,000 years. Therefore it appears as a timeless conflux of several cultures. From Hinduism, Moghul India through British colonial influences, the poeple of Delhi inhabited and preserved what they got from whomever ruled the city.
The result is a city full of sights like pompous temples and mosques, regal colonial buildings and buzzing shopping districts. One of India’s best public transport systems and a steady flow of taxis and rickshaws help you get around. With its undeniable contemporary influences, Delhi is the best gateway to enter the culturally vastly different country of India.
Best Time to Travel
Delhi is hot – from May through August, the average daily temperature is above 30 degrees, making this an unpleasant time to visit the city. From mid-september, when monsoon season is finished, to November is a great time go. While December and January can be cold and unpleasant, from February to April is another good time frame for a trip to India’s capital.
From the Airport to the City
Delhi’s Indira Gandhi Int’l Airport serves as hub for Air India. Delhi’s excellent subway connects it to the city. A ride to the city center takes around 20 minutes and costs less than €1. Furthermore, al large number of air conditioned buses are available, charging an ever lower fare. Taking a taxi can take up to an hour, due to heavy traffic. Prices are around €5.
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Information & Tips for Manila
Manila, the capital of the Philippines, is a densely populated city. It is located on a bay on the island of Luzon. Here Spanish colonial architecture blends with modern skyscrapers.
Best Time to Visit
Best time to visit Manila is from November to March. The summer months which are from April to June are quite hot and humid and are not preferable to roam in the city.
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