Another fare deal out of Houston today is Turkish Airlines Houston to Male, Maldives MLE for $798.00 round trip. This same ticket price is available from Washington Dulles IAD and Los Angeles to Male is $849. There are all kinds of Turkish Airlines deals departing from the USA around the world right now for some far-flung routes with ticket prices far below most other carriers. The caveat is you must fly through Istanbul, which for many flyers is a non-starter for travel plans. For the intrepid traveler, there is probably no better time to get a discount international fare with Turkish Airlines.
Turkish Airlines Houston IAH – Istanbul IST – Male, Maldives MLE
This ticket books in TK economy code U. Avianca and Air India give 100% flight miles and Turkish Airlines Miles & Smiles members earn 25% miles. No miles are earned in any other Star Alliance program.
Peak tourist season for Maldives is December to April.