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Where to travel this Summer

Best places to visit in summer

Whether you crave sun-kissed beaches, exciting city breaks or action-packed resorts, have an unforgettable summer holiday with Etihad. Browse some of our favourite summer travel destinations to kickstart your adventure.

From romantic getaways to family fun in the sun, the first step of your adventure is choosing your destination. From southeast Asian islands to Middle Eastern adventures, take a look at our summer holiday destinations with Etihad. 

Why you should go abroad this summer

Soak up the sun on an adventure with a difference.

From secluded beaches to cultural cityscapes – the choice is yours.

Explore bucket list destinations.




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Summer holiday types

Beach holidays

For holidays filled with sun, sea and sand, look no further than Malaysia, where they boast world-renowned diving and sea life spotting. For more magnificent shorelines, take a trip to tropical Sri Lanka for a spot of surfing, or explore the islands and wildlife of breathtaking Zanzibar

Luxury holidays

Luxury breaks are the ultimate relaxing holiday. Head to the Seychelles for a magical beach getaway on whichever paradise island you choose. Or fly to the mystical Maldives where you can learn to snorkel and swim with sea turtles in the striking blue sea.

Family holidays

Whether you have little ones in tow or are a bit of a big kid yourself, explore the wonders of Tokyo – every family member will love this city filled with colour, cartoons and technology. Fly to Beijing and make memories together on the Great Wall or visit Seoul for an itinerary packed full of temples, markets and iconic architecture.  

Why fly with Etihad?

Make magical summer holiday memories when you fly with Etihad. Every sun kissed adventure starts as soon as you arrive at the airport. We’ll ensure you touchdown at your destination in style and with a smile.

World class service

Sample delicious cuisine from around the world with our complimentary in-flight meal package. Each sumptuous choice is prepared with seasonal ingredients to ensure a fresh, flavoursome experience every time.

Tune into the latest and greatest blockbuster movies and hit TV shows with our in-flight entertainment package, E-BOX. You’ll also find music, interactive games and more to keep you entertained during your time with us.

Upgrades and extras

We provide world-class service with whichever package you choose: Economy, Business or First Class. We offer an extensive upgrade package so you can customise your flight to your every need.

Choose from improved privacy, wellness extras, airport transfers and more to ensure your summer holiday starts in style.


We understand the global need to drastically cut carbon emissions and improve the sustainability of worldwide business practices. We’re committed to improving our environmentally-friendly operations and driving development in the aviation sphere. We recycle our plastics, have cut out single-use plastics and are leading further sustainable improvements within our aircraft fleet.


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