About Tiger Airways
A low cost airline, with its headquarters in Singapore, Tiger Airways might not have too many international destinations on its schedule, but it does cover a few important destinations in most parts of Asia, including India and China. The airline also covers some of the major destinations in Australia. Some of the other important countries that Tiger Airways flights fly to, include Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. Even though, in comparison to some of its contemporaries, this airline is smaller, but it has won several awards. Some of them include Top Airline by Growth in Cargo Carriage and in Passenger Carriage at the Changi Airline Awards and the Best in-flight meals in low cost airline category at the Asia Pacific Airline Food Awards. Just like most of the high-end airlines, Tiger offers facilities such as online booking and web check-in, which has made air travel easy. The airline has tie-ups with Tiger Australia, Mandala and Seair, which allows it to have a greater reach. Tiger Airlines offers air tickets to several destinations at and incredibly low air fare. Owing to all these facilities, the customer base of the airline is increasing day by day.
About Dhaka (DAC)
Glinting with distinct ancient world charm, Dhaka is the capital of Bangladesh. Located on the banks of Buriganga River, the city of Dhaka is characterized by the bewitching beauty of nature. You can see dense tropical forests, sprawling mountain ranges, verdant tea gardens and blue green lakes. Entire Dhaka is splattered with hundreds of rivers, gleaming meadows and lush vegetation. Dhaka is a land of ancient relics; one may find beauteous remains of Buddhist civilizations. The city excels in trade of textiles and jute, and carries the tag of being one of the leading exporters of handicrafts.
Among many other transportation facilities like air planes, buses, trains, cars, cycle rickshaws and taxis, boats or ferries are most enjoyable and important and preferred option. Ferries leave from and arrive at the port in Sadarghat of Old Dhaka. Then there are Rocket Steamers that depart to Barisal and Khulna many times a week. Another major river station is Chandpur, which is just 3-4 hours from Dhaka. In the section of architectural wonders, there are magnificent mosques like Baitul Mukarram Nationbal Mosque and Star Mosque, both of them were constructed during 18th century. Other structures are Dhakeshwari Temple and Ramkrishna Mission, these are Hindu temples. Then there are churches like Armenian Church (1781 AD), St Mary's Cathedral (located at Ramna), and Church of Bangladesh (1677 AD). The city of Dhaka is full of mind blowing museums built with massive domes like Bangabandhu Memorial Museum, Mukti Juddha Museum and Ahsan Manzil Museum. Restaurants in this city are ever ready to offer delicious food and drink experience to the visitors.
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About Zia International Airport
House #11/A, Road #10, Sector #01, Uttara, Dhaka 1230, Bangladesh
Tel: +880 (0)2 896 0825 | +880 (0)2 895 4233