Etihad Airways has come a long way in a small time and is now the flag carrier and the second-largest airline of the United Arab Emirates. It was established by the Royal (Emiri) Decree in July 2003 and wholly owned by the Government of Abu Dhabi with a mandate to operate safely, commercially and profitably. The airline offers its guests a network of over 110 passenger and cargo destinations across six continents, with a young and environmental friendly fleet of more than 120 aircrafts. Etihad is also one of five key business divisions of the Etihad Aviation Group (EAG). The diversified global aviation and travel group also includes the Etihad Airways Engineering, Etihad Airport Services, the Hala Group and Airline Equity Partners. Etihad's guests are at the heart of everything it does and its vision is to be the best airline in the world, connecting Abu Dhabi to the rest of the globe. The airline seeks to reflect its values of Arabian hospitality and warmth as well as enhance the reputation of Abu Dhabi as a world-class business and leisure destination.
The capital of Sudan, Khartoum is located at the meeting point of the White Nile and the Blue Nile, lending this place a unique natural character. The place where these two rivers meet to form the Nile River is known as Al-Mogran. The city is practically divided by these rivers into three distinct parts - Khartoum, Bahri and Omdurman. On a Khartoum trip, travellers can discover the old-world charm of the Khartoum region, shop in the traditional souqs of Omdurman and go to Bahri to explore its modern attractions. Travellers can go for a walk on the Nile Street and behold the sight of the impressive Presidential Palace and Al-Fateh Tower, shaped like an egg. They can go for a picnic in the Al-Mogran Family Park or discover the cultural treasures of this place at the Sudan National Museum. Souq Arabi and Souq Omdurman, famous for handicrafts and other local offerings, are must-visits during a trip to Khartoum. This city stands apart as an unusual destination, boasting of a rare cultural appeal and an interesting natural setting. MakeMyTrip offers Khartoum tour package to make a visit to this place a pleasant experience for travellers.