Qatar Airways starts flights to French city Nice


3rd Jul, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew


KATHMANDU, July 3: Qatar Airways, one of the leading airlines in the world based in Doha, will fly to the French city of Nice on 4th July Tuesday.

Nice is a hub for more than 400 leading multi-national companies and the  non-stop service will connect both business and leisure travelers to the airline’s extensive network. Nice Known for its pristine beaches and timeless beauty of the French Riviera.

Our new service to Nice takes off this week . Nice residents will  get to experience Qatar Airways’ renowned on-board service and will be able to enjoy the airline’s relaunched   superior Oryx One entertainment system offering up to 3,000 entertainment option

The French Embassy,Qatar Embassy and Qatar Airways Nepal, organised a programme in the capital on Monday to mark the launch of the new flights. Qatar’s Ambassador Yosuf  Bin Mohammed Al-Hail, The French Ambassador his excellency Mr. Yves Carmona and Country Manager- Qatar Airways   Jayprakash Nair . jointly welcomed the launch of the new service.

Ambassador Carmona said France looks forward to welcoming Qatar Airways to Nice. He hoped that the new service would help more French tourists to come to Nepal. Qatar Airways’  Nair ‘said the launch was a great opportunity to boost French tourism.

Qatar Airways will fly five times a week to Nice, from July 4, 2017. Passengers heading to Nice from Kathmandu can take the 21:20 flight to Qatar, arrive in Doha at 23:20 and then board the flight to Doha at 7:45 am the next day. They can reach Nice at 13:05 on the second day of their travel. Similarly, passengers coming to Kathmandu from Nice can board their flight to Doha at 17:10 and land in Kathmandu at 10:45 the next day.

The launch of the new route to Nice  will connect Nice , giving passengers easier access to the Middle East, Asia and Australia, with seamless connections to Sydney, Hong Kong, Melbourne and many more attractive destinations.

Following the Nice launch, Qatar Airways will be adding flights to many more exciting destinations to its network in 2017 and 2018, including Abidjan, Ivory Coast; Accra, Ghana; Canberra, Australia; Chiang Mai, Thailand; Chittagong, Bangladesh; Mombasa, Kenya; and Utapao, Thailand.