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Mauritius is an island in the Indian Ocean about 2,000 kilometers off the southeast coast of the African continent. The island enjoys a tropical climate with clear warm sea waters, stunning beaches, lush vegetation clinging to the shores of the Indian Ocean, sublime golf courses and hotels that are more glamorous the one than the other.
The flights to Mauritius will be operated in KLM’s newest aircraft, the Boeing 787-9. As from October 30th, flight KL501 departs on Monday, Thursday and Saturday from Amsterdam at 17:20 (local time) and arrives in Mauritius the next day at 07:35 (local time). The flight leaves Mauritius at 09:45 to arrive back at Schiphol airport at 18:35. There are connections from 9 German airports.
The Port of Split lies on a small peninsula jutting out into the Adriatic Sea. Split is the most important city in southern Croatia. The city’s economy relies mostly on tourism, coupled with fishing, wine production and chemicals. Most of the Dalmatian islands off the southern coast are only reachable via the Port of Split.
From 22 April until 02 July 2017 KLM will offer the connection Saturdays and Sundays. From 02 July until 03 September only Sundays and from 09 September until the 28 October 2017 KLM will connect Amsterdam and Split Saturdays and Sundays.
Catania, the second largest city on Sicily lies on the east coast of the island, at the foot of Mount Etna, an active volcano located some 30 kilometres to the north. The Baroque city centre of Catania was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2002. The city also boasts a commercial port. Catania is home to most of the island’s theatres. Cagliari and Catania will respectively become KLM’s eighth and ninth Italian destinations to be served directly from Amsterdam.
From 06 May 2017 until 28 October 2017 KLM will start the service twice a week, on Saturdays and Sundays.
Cagliari is the capital of the island of Sardinia, an autonomous region of Italy. The oldest part of the city lies upon the hill of the historic district of Castello (literally meaning castle), boasting a fantastic view across the Gulf of Cagliari. Most of the city walls are still intact, including the two remaining 11th-century limestone towers. Other must-see attractions include the Santa Maria Cathedral, the Basilica of San Saturnino and the Roman era amphitheatre.
From 22 April until 1 July 2017 KLM will connect Amsterdam and Cagliari on Saturdays, from 8 July until 3 September 2017 on Saturdays and Sundays and from 9 September to 28 October 2017 on Saturdays.
Malaga lies on the Costa del Sol, boasts a relatively mild climate and is therefore a popular tourist destination for Northern Europeans. What’s more, Malaga is an important Mediterranean port for cruises and trade. Malaga will become KLM’s sixth Spanish destination to be served directly from Amsterdam. The other five are Bilbao, Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia and Alicante.
From 01 April until 01 July 2017 KLM flies to Málaga on Saturdays, from 08 July until 03 September 2017 KLM will operate on a daily basis and from 09 September until 28 October on Saturdays.
Gdansk, Poland’s biggest port, lies on the edge of the Baltic Sea generating plenty of industrial activity. Tourism has also developed in recent years and the seaside resort of Sopot with its sandy, six-km long beach lies to the west of Gdansk. After Warsaw and Krakow, Gdansk will become KLM’s third destination within Poland to be served directly from Amsterdam.
KLM will start the daily service to Gdansk from 21 May until 28 October 2017.
Graz, Austria’s second largest city, is known for its historic city centre – Central Europe’s biggest mediaeval city centre. Since 1999 it is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Graz is an important industrial city, serving as a business hub for the region and home to four universities. Graz is located 200 kilometres southwest of Vienna on the Slovenian border. After Vienna, Graz will become KLM’s second Austrian destination to be served directly from Amsterdam.
KLM will connect Amsterdam and the Austrian city from 15 May until 28 October every day.
Located along the Atlantic coast at the Douro river estuary in Northern Portugal, Porto boasts four UNESCO World Heritage Sites. It is one of Europe’s most popular tourist destinations. After Lisbon, Porto will become KLM’s second destination in Portugal to be served directly from Amsterdam.
From 15 May until 28 October KLM offers a daily flight from Amsterdam to Porto.
Windhoek is with around 250,000 inhabitants the largest town in Namibia. The capital is located 1650m above sea level in a valley, surrounded by the Eros Mountains in the north and the Auas mountains in the south. Windhoek is one of the cleanest capitals in Africa and mediates with small sidewalk cafes, beer gardens and many buildings from the Wilhelminian time, the charm of a Central European city.
As of 30 October 2016, KL will introduce a combination flight to Luanda (LAD) and Windhoek (WDH) operating 3x weekly on Tuesday, Friday and Sunday with an Airbus 330-200.