Kolkata, May 19 IBNS | 2 months ago

United Arab Emirates (UAE) based airline, Emirates recently announced a range of offers available for the Indian travellers this summer.


Emirates have announced a special one week sale starting from May 19 to May 25.

Discounts of up to 10 percent are available for passengers booking Economy Class fares for a range of destinations across Africa, Americas, Europe and the Middle East from any of the 10 Indian destinations Emirates flies from.

Emirates however, noted that the travel must be between Jun 1 to July 20, 2014.

Moreover, if passengers wish to book accommodation in addition to their Emirates flight, Emirates Holidays has also introduced some special packages for the Indian travellers planning their vacations this summer.

"This summer Emirates and Emirates Holidays have some great offers for Indians wishing to explore the world. Emirates is a global connector of people so these special fares and holiday offers will offer Indians even greater incentive to pack their bags and explore somewhere new", said Essa Sulaiman Ahmad, Emirates' Vice President, India & Nepal.

Ahmad added, "Our reservations team has noticed that some of the popular new holiday destinations for Indians this year include Brazil & Argentina in South America; Stockholm in Sweden and Kiev in Ukraine, in addition to more traditional favourites such as the UK and Indian Ocean, all of which can be reached through Emirates' global network."

According to the officials, so far this calendar year, the new destinations for Emirates passengers to discover include Kiev, Taipei and Boston.

In the coming months, Emirates will be launching services to Abuja-Kano (Nigeria), Chicago (US) and Oslo (Norway).

Emirates, operates a fleet of 218 aircraft, including the world's largest fleet of Airbus A380s and Boeing 777's, the officials noted.

(Posted on 19-05-2014)