When you fly with Qatar Airways we don’t just want you to enjoy your flight, we want you to experience 5-star luxury from start to finish. This is why when you book flights from London Heathrow to Entebbe with Qatar Airways you should expect nothing less than the very best, whether you are travelling for business, to visit friends and family or for an amazing holiday.
Entebbe has a friendly atmosphere and is served by Uganda’s international airport. This peaceful destination has plenty to see and discover, including remarkable local wildlife and beautiful botanical gardens. Entebbe welcomes both tourists and business travellers and has an array of luxury hotels and bustling marketplaces on offer. Situated alongside Lake Victoria, the environment surrounding Entebbe is picturesque and home to a variety of amazing wildlife – making this charming Ugandan location a great place to visit for nature lovers.
One of the busiest airports in the world, London Heathrow is at the very epicentre of the international air transport network. Investment has been poured into its development, and in 2014 the newly constructed Terminal 5 was voted World's Best Airport Terminal in the Skytrax Annual World Airport Awards.
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Transportation and parking
London Heathrow is served by the London Underground ‘tube’ service, making it easy to reach in just half an hour, from the very centre of London. For passengers with Qatar Airways flying from Terminal 4, the terminal has its own dedicated tube station.
There are also hundreds of buses every day from the capital, and coach services transporting passengers from all over the city to the airport. Parking is at a premium, and although there are both short and long-term options, it is best to book parking in advance. A valet service is available. Note that there is a 2.6-metre height restriction on Terminal 4’s forecourt.
Arriving at London Heathrow
Flights from London Heathrow with Qatar Airways leave from Terminal 4, which is located at the south end of the southern runway, and is connected to Terminals 1, 2 and 3 by the Heathrow Cargo Tunnel.
Qatar Airways flights from London Heathrow make use of the very latest A380 airbuses in their service to Doha, as well as a luxury Business Class-only service using a modern A319 for one of its six daily flights to Doha. Passenger boarding gates are situated close to the check-in and security halls.
Amenities and facilities
Because of its international importance, London Heathrow offers a vast array of facilities and amenities, from baby care and children’s crèches, to shoeshine services, banking, Wi-Fi access and prayer rooms.
A broad selection of luxury retail outlets stock the very best in accessories, watches, jewellery and fashion, while a number of outstanding restaurants, eateries and snack bars serve everything from full meals to light bites.
This clean, safe and incredibly laid-back location is a welcome alternative to the frenetic pace of life in nearby Kampala.
Most visitors come to Uganda to go on safari, but it is worth spending a little time in this surprisingly friendly and relaxed city. Expect to see wildlife right on your doorstep, and a warm welcome from the residents.
Book a flight to Entebbe with Qatar Airways and you’ll appreciate a more relaxed style of holiday.
Entebbe is also popular with business travellers, as the city is home to a thriving commercial centre that is growing rapidly and attracting investment from all over the world.
If you’re not quite ready to see Africa’s wildlife up close on safari then head to Entebbe’s zoo.
The zoo focuses on conservation and preserving some of Africa’s endangered species, and has purposefully designed its enclosures to be as natural as possible.
Close to Lake Victoria you’ll also find the Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary, where you can meet these charming creatures and even take a walk with them through a forest enclosure.
A further celebration of the flora of the region can be found at the tranquil Entebbe Botanical Gardens, which is home to a troop of colobus and vervet monkeys. Ensure that you go on an official guided tour, and steer clear of unofficial guides.
Entebbe is also well known for its beaches on the shores of Lake Victoria. Powdery white sand and very clean water make these a delightfully relaxing spot for some sunbathing.
Flights to Entebbe with Qatar Airways land at Entebbe 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 Entebbe please check the visa and passport requirements.
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