ADDIS ABEBA – Ethiopian Airlines announced to its global transit passengers that it provides complimentary transit tour to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Global transit passengers with six to eight- hour layover in Addis Ababa, the world’s gateway to Africa, are enjoying “the free city tour organized by Ethiopian Holidays, the tour operator wing of Ethiopian Airlines Group”, the airlines say.
The complimentary sightseeing tour takes transit passengers to the National Museum, which exhibits the country’s historical, cultural and archeological findings, accompanied by a taste of Ethiopian Coffee and souvenir shopping.
Dr. Zewdu Hailemariam, Head of Ethiopian Holidays, said the plan aims at promoting Ethiopia and its capital as must-see tourist spots and over 1, 200 transit passengers have so far used the package.
“We provide the huge influx of global transit passengers in Addis Ababa with the best and memorable travel experiences on their way to their destination,” he said. “Over the past few months, more than 1,200 transit passengers have benefited from the city tour”.
The airlines advised passengers to use its multi-lingual Ethiopia Mobile App to enjoy “end-to-end travel experience to our transit passengers and experience Addis Ababa and its cultural and historical attractions.”
Transit passengers should inform the airlines before their flight departs from its origin to part take in the city tour.
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