Jeddah is a city located in the Hijaz Tihamah region on the coast of Red Sea. It is a major urban center in western Saudi Arabia and the second largest city after the capital Riyadh. Jeddah is the gateway to Mecca, Islam’s holy city. It is the commercial as well as entertainment capital of Saudi Arabia. The city is famed for its historical past as well as rich culture. Jeddah was ruled by many dynasties like Umayyad, Abbasids, Ayyubids, Mamluks, Ottomans, and at present, Al-Saud. It is one of richest cities in the world and is known for its scenic charm, beautiful beaches and vibrant marine life. Don’t miss a chance to visit Durrat Al-Arus, Bait Albahar, Crystal Resort and Al Remal beaches when you are in Jeddah. Makkah Gate, Floating Mosque, Jeddah Corniche, Eve Cave and Al-Handasa Square are the other major tourist attractions in the city. The best time to visit Jeddah is during October to May.
Traveling to Jeddah has never been to so easy thanks to several online flight booking options. All major international and domestic airlines such as Air India, British Airways, EgyptAir, Emirates, Flynas, Garuda Indonesia, Jet Airways, Kuwait Airways, Lion Air, Middle East Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United Airways, Sudan Airways etc operate flights to Jeddah. Travellers can avail direct flights or stop over flights to Jeddah on most days of the week.
Major airlines operates flights from major cities in India as well as International. Flights to Jeddah are available from Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Bahrain, Dubai, Kuwait, Doha, Jakarta, Kabul, Singapore, Dhaka,Colombo.
King Abdulaziz International Airport is the primary air hub serving Jeddah and its located at distance of 19 km north of Jeddah. The airport is named after King Abdulaziz Al Saud and was incepted in 1981. It is the busiest airport in Saudi Arabia and is famed for being a Hajj Terminal.
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Ahmedabad, which is also known as Amdavad &Manschester of the East’ and it is largest city in the state of Gujarat. It is located on the banks of river Sabarmati which is well known for its rich cultural and traditional heritage and is one of the major financial center of India. Ahmedabad is also a popular tourist destination which is famous for its monuments, museums and religious sites. Ahmedabad enjoys a thriving cultural tradition and has a distinct culture.It was the home of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi who lived at Sabarmati Ashram. It is the house of many large scale dairy and agricultural industries. Top places to visit in the city are Jama Masjid, Jhulta Minara, Rani Rupmati Mosque, the Sidi Sayed Mosque, Akshardham Temple, ISKCON temple and Jain temple. The international kite festival which is held on 14 January every year coincides with the famous festival Makar Sankranti and celebrations of Navratri with Garba dance is one of the famous tourist attraction. Best time to visit Ahmedabad is between November and February. Ahmedabad airport which is known as Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport is one of the busiest airport in India and is well connected through air route to all the major cities in India like Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata and Pune.The major airlines which operate flights to Agartala airport are Indigo, Jet Konnect, Jet Airways , JetLite, SpiceJet, Air Pegaus ,Vistara Airlines and Air India. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport is located 8 km away from the city. The airport code of Ahmedabad airport is AMD. It is a four terminal airport. Terminal 1 serves for the domestic passengers, terminal 2 serves for the international passengers, terminal 3 is used for secondary traffic and terminal 4 is used for cargo purposes.The facilities which are available at the airport are baggage services, places to shop and eat, duty free shopping. The airport is well connected with the rest of city, the city bus stand is located at distance of 8 km and railway station is also located at a distance of 8 km from the airport. One can find good number of private buses, taxis and auto rickshaws for hire to reach airport from the bus stand and railway station.