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Book a flight from Asmara to Chicago with Qatar Airways and travel in great comfort and style, with a range of premium services at your fingertips all the way. These are all designed to make your journey an enjoyable one, and aims to ensure that you land in Chicago refreshed and relaxed. Dine on fine gourmet cuisine, and unwind in plenty of personal space with that all-important extra legroom for maximum comfort. By the time you reach your destination, you will ’ll be all set to go and do business or simply have a great time in the Windy City.
Chicago has panoramic views across Lake Michigan and is one of the biggest cities in the U.S. It is’s famous for its imposing striking architecture, such as the Tribune Tower, built in the neo-Gothic style. The city is also renowned for its world-class museums such as the magnificent Art Institute with its vast collections of old masters and more recent Impressionist works. Finish off with a stroll in Grant Park and see the best of this vibrant city.
Eritrea’s largest international airport, Asmara International Airport is a relatively compact and efficient departure point from this fascinating country. Customers flying from Asmara with Qatar Airways will find the airport to be friendly and secure, with adequate facilities and a helpful, professional team ready to provide you with a memorable start to your journey.
The airport has a history dating back to 1922, making it one of the oldest in Africa and a key transport hub internationally. Recent improvements to the runway have opened up a number of new routes from the airport, placing it firmly on the map for international travellers.
Transportation and parking
The airport is close to the city of Asmara and is reasonably served by buses and taxis. However, travellers with larger amounts of luggage would be well advised to pre-book a taxi through their hotel, as buses to the airport can be very crowded. There is limited available parking for short- and long-term stays, and spaces do fill up quickly.
At the airport
Customers flying from Asmara with Qatar Airways depart from the main Departure area. This compact airport is easy to navigate, but due to very tight security checks it is advisable to arrive at least one to two hours before your flight is due to board to check-in and clear security checks.
Facilities and amenities
The airport has a selection of facilities for passengers, including a First and Business-class lounge area, several shops selling a selection of goods, and a number of vendors providing food and beverages.
Book a flight to Chicago with Qatar Airways and you’ll discover the Midwest’s greatest city. Perched on the shores of Lake Michigan, Chicago is famous for its colourful past, its music, and its pizzas! But it also has plenty of sights to offer visitors, making it a fascinating and exciting destination.
From an iconic skyline to a fabulous countryside right on the doorstep, Chicago is an eclectic, eccentric and enigmatic city. Dig a little deeper and you’ll find fabulous museums, galleries and some of the best live music in the U.S. Fly to Chicago with Qatar Airways and challenge your pre-conceptions of this remarkable city.
Chicago’s museums are among the best not just in the U.S., but the world. Head straight for Museum Campus, where you’ll find three of the best: the Adler Planetarium, the Field Museum of Natural History, and the Shedd Aquarium.
The nearby Museum of Science and Industry is also great fun as well as educational. If art is your passion then don’t miss out on a visit to the Art Institute of Chicago, with its unrivalled Impressionism collections.
If you have a head for heights and want to get a really fabulous panoramic view of the city then visit Trump Tower and the Willis Tower (formerly the Sears Tower), which was once the tallest building in the world.
Qatar Airways flights to Chicago arrive at O’Hare International Airport. Visa restrictions for entry into the country will depend on your country of origin, length of stay and whether your trip is for business or pleasure.
Before you fly to Chicago please check the visa and passport requirements.
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