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 Mauritania

Book your flights from Mauritania with Etihad Airways to hundreds of destinations that span the globe and be confident that you will receive the exemplary service and quality air travel you have come to expect from Etihad Airways.

Major Airports in Mauritania

Nouakchott International Airport (NKC) is the country’s largest airport located just outside of the city of Nouakchott. It has a few shops and a cafe for tourists passing through.

Airport Transportation in Mauritania

There is currently no train to Nouakchott International Airport (NKC). You may be able to take a shuttle bus or bush taxi to Nouakchott International Airport, but they will not leave the city centre until they are full so you will have to plan in advance and leave for the airport very early to ensure that you get a seat and arrive at the airport on time for your flight. The best option to get there on time is to take a taxi to Nouakchott International Airport (NKC). They are available in the city and offer you more room and therefore a more for a comfortable journey. They also have extra storage space for any souvenirs you have picked up on your trip.

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Interested in Chengdu? Consider Tangier

Fusing centuries’ worth of history with contemporary modifications, Tangier is a lovely fusion of cultures and time periods. Book your flights to Tangier with Etihad Airways and get ready to step foot in a bustling crossroads between Africa and Europe.

Plan Your Tangier Visit

Tangier offers endless attractions for visitors. Look through antiquities in one of the city’s many museums and art galleries. Enjoy the cultural and musical festivals that Tangier attracts throughout the summer. Walk through a delicious fog of spices as you pass Tangier’s exquisite restaurants. Explore the long and friendly history between Morocco and the United States at the Tangier-American Legation Institute.

The peak season to travel to Tangier runs from the end of May until the end of September. Tangier lies on the northwest coast of Africa and so sea breezes keep temperatures pleasant in summer. If you wish to travel then, we recommend that you book tickets to Tangier well in advance. The winter off-season runs from October to April and is the best time to find cheap hotels in Tangier. The winter can be cold; temperatures of less than 10 degrees are not uncommon. Visit our Deals section to find flight deals to Tangier all year round.

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