Arriving in Chengdu

Set amid forests and bodies of water, Chengdu is a miracle of historical preservation mixed with progressive planning. Book your flights to Chengdu with Etihad Airways and get ready to embark on an adventure into Chinese culture and excitement that few other cities in China can match.

Plan Your Chengdu Visit

There are countless reasons to travel to Chengdu. Marvel at the Leshan Giant Buddha, the world’s largest Buddha statue, cut directly into a wall of red rock. Wander through the Huanglong Scenic Area considered by some to be "A Fairyland on Earth.” Get lost in Chengdu history in one of its many ancient towns. Indulge in a Chinese feast provided by one of Chengdu’s renowned restaurants. Be enthralled at a Sichuanese opera performance.

The peak season in Chengdu runs from March through May. We recommend you reserve your tickets to Chengdu several months in advance if you wish to travel during this busy part of the year. To find cheap hotels in Chengdu, consider travelling in the off-season (December through February) when weather conditions are not as sunny but crowds much smaller. Make sure to visit our Deals section to find flight deals to Chengdu throughout the year.

Flying from Oman

Book your flights from Oman with Etihad Airways to hundreds of destinations spanning the globe and be pampered by Etihad Airways’ exceptional staff and world-class aircraft.

Major Airports in Oman

Muscat International Airport (MCT), also called Seeb International Airport, is the largest airport in Oman. It is situated 32 km from Muscat city centre and welcomes eight million visitors a year. It offers a wide array of eating establishments from quick and easy to a full service restaurant. The airport features a great selection of high-end shops. It also offers free Wi-Fi to passengers and a currency exchange. Another airport in Oman is Salalah Airport (SLL), which is much smaller and serves the resort area of Oman.

Airport Transportation in Oman

The transportation infrastructure in Oman is quite good and is expected to improve further with a proposed rail link, which would enable passengers to take a train to Muscat International Airport. There are also several bus lines so taking a bus to Muscat International Airport is relatively easy. As always, if you require more room and do not mind paying a little extra you can always take a private taxi to Muscat International Airport.

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Interested in Chengdu? Consider Cape Town

Book your tickets to Cape Town with Etihad Airways and prepare to be mesmerized by the magnificent beauty of this jewel of South Africa. The warm and friendly people of this picturesque city by the sea are waiting to welcome you.

Plan Your Cape Town Holiday

Whether your ideal vacation consists of long and lazy days on the beach or heart pounding adventure, Cape Town is sure to meet your needs. The city boasts several world class beaches, lovely cafes along the shore, places to shop and peruse and vistas that will help you relax and unwind. For the more adventurous there is shark cage diving, sand boarding and mountain trekking that will surely get your adrenaline flowing.

Peak tourist season runs from October to April as the long and hot dry season envelopes the city. It is busiest during the months of December through January as tourist flock to the sun drenched beaches. Book your tickets to Cape Town early if coming then. Cheap hotels in Cape Town can be found more easily May through August. Flight deals to Cape Town can always be found at any time of year with Etihad Airway’s fantastic Deals section.

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