AirAsia recommences Kuala Lumpur â€“ Hyderabad route
7 Oct 2014 00:32:58
KUALA LUMPUR - AirAsia announced the recommencement of its international route from Kuala Lumpur to Hyderabad, India. The route will be serviced with daily flights, marking another enhancement to the airline's extensive route network and further bridging the gap between Malaysia and the rest of the region.
AirAsia Berhad Head of Commercial, Spencer Lee said, "œWe are very pleased to recommence the Kuala Lumpur "“ Hyderabad route, our latest flight service which is set to stimulate and encourage more travel and enhance the international market from our Kuala Lumpur hub."
"œThis route also reinforces our aim to make Malaysia as one of the significant centres of low fare travel in the region. This accomplishment would not have been possible without the support of the Malaysian and Indian governments and of course, our valued guests."
Hyderabad, charmingly referred to as the City of Pearls, offers visitors various attractions such as Laad Baazar which presents beautiful wares such as bridal wear, pearl jewellery and finely made glass and stone bangles.
It is also home to the serene KBR National Park, a vast area of southern tropical forest and presents various species of birds, reptiles and butterflies. A beautiful lake and deer park is available in Shamirpet, which makes a great picnic spot for families and tranquil surroundings for total relaxation.
The city is also well known for its rich history, with ties in Arabic, Turkish and Mughlai culture which is apparent in its cuisine offerings, such as the delicious Hyderabadi Biryani.
Visitors to Hyderabad should not miss visiting Charminar, also known as the "˜Mosque of the four minarets'. Built in 1591, it is one of the most important historical monuments offered by the city, along with other historical attractions such as the Golconda Fort, Qutb Shahi Tombs and more.
AirAsia currently provides 52 weekly direct flights from Malaysia to India, to Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata and Tiruchirappalli. From its hub in Bangkok-Don Mueang, Thailand, the airline flies direct to Chennai with 5x weekly flights.
In India, guests could connect from Bengaluru to domestic destinations such as Chandigarh, Chennai, Goa, Jaipur and Kochi with AirAsia India.
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