Arriving in Erbil

Book your flights to Erbil with Etihad Airways and find yourself on the way to one of the world’s most ancient cultural and historical cities. Erbil offers an insight into its ancient traditions, while still providing the modern amenities and attractions that present day travellers desire.

Plan Your Erbil Visit

This ancient cultural destination has something to offer everyone, providing tourists with many attractions to entice them to travel to Ebril. History enthusiasts can find their way to the historic and famous Citadel of Erbil. The Kurdish Textile Museum offers beautiful, traditional and locally produced textiles for tourists to purchase. Minaret Park is one of the oldest archaeological and cultural wonders, and provides a marvellous insight into the local culture.

Autumn to spring, which include the mild winter months, are the best time to visit Erbil. You can find cheap hotels in Erbil right next to the Citadel in the off season summer months. If travelling in the peak season, you should aim to book your hotel and your tickets to Erbil in advance. Take advantage of the great flight deals to Erbil that Etihad has to offer, and make plans for an enjoyable and memorable holiday.

Flying from Mandalay

Located in Central Burma, Mandalay is an extremely important hub for transporting goods, as well as tourists. Traveling from Mandalay to various parts of the China and India, as well as several other cities around the world is rather easy to accomplish.

Major Airports in Mandalay

Since the turn of the century, Mandalay International Airport (MDL) has been one of the biggest and most used airports in all of Burma, serving both domestic and foreign flights. Completed in 1999, MDL is the biggest and most technologically advanced airport in the country. In fact, it is only one of three international airports in all of Burma. MDL is home to the largest runway in Southeast Asia, running 4,267 meters, or 14,000 feet. The airport was built to handle 3 million flights in and out of Mandalay every year. There are also a growing number of visitors traveling from Mandalay to Bangkok.

Airport Transportation in Mandalay

Mandalay International Airport is approximately 45 KM, or 28 miles, from the city. A taxi will cost a traveler roughly $6 US to get to the airport from the center of the city. A person can also hop onto a minibus for about $5 US to get to the airport. Of course, the minibus is rather time consuming, as it makes several stops along the way.

Choose Etihad Airways, the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates, for flights from Mandalay to Erbil on which you will be travelling in comfort and style.