KALUTARA, SRI LANKA
What’s the deal? Located just one hour from the capital of Colombo, Kalutara is convenient for those of you looking for a short weekend break. Situated on a secluded beachfront, the Anantara Kalutara is picturesque and overlooks the Kalu Ganga river and Indian Ocean. Stay two nights in a premier room with a garden view and you’ll get the third night free. The deal also includes breakfast daily and return flights with FlyDubai from Dubai.
How much? Dhs2,150 per person, valid between June 15 to 18.
While you’re there: Cycle or tuk tuk your way around famous landmarks of Kalutara, from the impressive stupa of the Kalutara Bodhiya temple and Richmond Castle to the Thudugala Waterfall. See if you can spot a pale bellied flower pecker, the country’s smallest bird, while at the waterfall.