Ethiopian Airline Africa's leading Airline will be sponsoring a Familiarization trip by Chinese Tour Operators to Ghana.
This is in Partnership with some leading Ghanaian Tour Operators Apstar and Sunseekers tours. The Chinese are the biggest Travellers in the world and are increasingly finding Africa appealing. Ghana is positioning itself as the major Destination of choice for them in West Africa.
The Fam Trip will see the Chinese tour Operators visit Kumasi to participate in the Akwasidae Festival. They will be hosted by Ashanti King himself and will enjoy a city tour of Kumasi.
The group will be hosted to a business Forum at Sunlodge Hotel in Accra involving Tourism stakeholders and the Tourism Minister for Ghana.
They will round off the visit to Ghana with an intensive tour of the Castles including the Unesco Heritage monuments of Elmina and Cape Coast and later the Kakum National park.
Ethiopian Airlines is the First African Airline to Fly to Ghana since independence and today flies daily into Accra with the most modern Airplane B787 Dreamliner. Last Year ET was chosen as the Best Airline in Ghana by Executive Business magazine.
Ethiopian Airlines (Ethiopian) is the fastest growing Airline in Africa. In its seven decades of operations, Ethiopian has become one of the continent's leading carriers, unrivalled in efficiency and operational success.
Ethiopian commands the lion's share of the pan-African passenger and cargo network operating the youngest and most modern fleet to 92 international destinations across five continents. Ethiopian fleet includes ultra-modern and environmentally friendly aircraft such as the Boeing 787, Boeing 777-300ER, Boeing 777-200LR,Boeing 777-200 Freighter, Bombardier Q-400 double cabin with an average fleet age of five years. In fact, Ethiopian is the first airline in Africa to own and operate these aircraft.
Ethiopian is currently implementing a 15-year strategic plan called Vision 2025 that will see it become the leading aviation group in Africa with seven business centers: Ethiopian Domestic and Regional Airline; Ethiopian International Passenger Airline; Ethiopian Cargo; Ethiopian MRO; Ethiopian Aviation Academy; Ethiopian In-flight Catering Services; and Ethiopian Ground Service. Ethiopian is a multi-award winning airline registering an average growth of 25% in the past seven years.