Wizz Air Abu Dhabi Announces AED 149 Tickets To This Gorgeous Historic Destination

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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has launched an exciting new route from Abu Dhabi to the ancient city of Samarkand, Uzbekistan – one of the most important sites on the Silk Road. The new route will provide hassle-free, point-to-point travel for tourists and residents in both the UAE and Uzbekistan.

Tickets are already on sale on wizzair.com and the airline’s mobile app, with fares starting as low as AED 149. Trips to the new route will start on December 13 and will be available on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

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Michael Berlouis, Managing Director of Wizz Air Abu Dhabi said, “Central Asia is a key growth market for Wizz Air Abu Dhabi and we are excited to continue expanding our network into an unmissable and historic region. The new route will be operated by our fifth state-of-the-art Airbus A321 neo aircraft which has been recently added to our fleet. Wizz Air Abu Dhabi is committed to providing affordable travel options for adventurous travellers and Samarkand is a must-see ancient city perfectly positioned on the crossroads of culture. Wizz Air Abu Dhabi is supporting the long-term growth of the UAE’s travel and tourism sector, providing an eclectic mix of new marvellous destinations. We look forward to welcoming you onboard our young and sustainable fleet soon.”

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About Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Samarkand, one of the most ancient cities in the world and among the oldest continuously inhabited cities in Central Asia, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site rich in historical heritage. Located on the ancient trade route linking China to the Mediterranean, Samarkand is an important centre of human civilisation with breath-taking culture.

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Its list of must-see attractions include beautiful mausoleums and the incredible madrassas with Registan, the centrepiece of the city, arguably the most impressive site in Central Asia.

Samarkand is like a jewel box filled with treasures & the most unique sights. Not only is it blessed with incredible views, but is also seeped in culture and the most hospitable locals.

Best Time To Visit Samarkand, Uzbekistan

The best time to visit Uzbekistan is from April-May, which is spring time. Temperatures sitting around 21°C to 30°C. From September to early November, temperatures are between 14°C to 30°C which is autumn season. It’s typically warm and dry during these periods.