Ethiopian Airlines to Launch Flights to Victoria Falls
Ethiopian Airlines will launch a four weekly service to Victoria Falls, site of the most spectacular waterfalls in the world, as of March 26, 2017, using the latest Boeing 737-800NG with Sky Interior.
Victoria Falls, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the world, is the only waterfall in the world with a length of more than a kilometer and a height of more than hundred meters.
Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, Group CEO Ethiopian Airlines, said “It is a continuation of our efforts to achieve the goal of connecting Africa to the world, by adding multiple points in Africa and serving air connectivity needs of the continent. Tourist travelers and vacationers from major cities in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa will enjoy hassle-free connections to Victoria Falls via our strategic hub at Addis Ababa. Looking forward, we shall continue to expand our network in Africa to better promote and facilitate growth in the business and tourism sectors, as clearly outlined in our fifteen years growth strategy, Vision 2025.”
The new service will operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. Flight ET 829 departs Addis Ababa by 08:35 and arrives VictoriaFalls at 12:15. The return flight leaves Victoria Falls at 13:00 arriving Addis Ababa at 14:15.