The top tourist destination of the Arabian Sea is within easy and comfortable reach, with flights from Munich to Goa with Qatar Airways whisking you to Dabolim Airport in great style. During the trip you’ll be offered a selection of award-winning services, and will have plenty of seating space in which to relax and enjoy your flight. On top of that, delicious cuisine comes as standard with us, and our attentive cabin crews are trained to cater for all your in-flight requirements.
Goa is a region of picture postcard beauty, characterised by long stretches of white beach, swaying palm trees and clear, sparkling waters. Bounded by the Arabian Sea, this former Portuguese trading colony is a place of languid serenity, but there are also plenty of things to see and do here. Visit one of the old spice plantations, or take a trip down the river. From white-water rafting to visiting the old cathedrals, the choice is yours when you fly here with Qatar Airways.
Clean, efficient and welcoming – Munich Airport is everything you would expect from Germany’s second-largest international air hub. Voted European Airport of the Year in 2011, it puts the emphasis on efficiency and a friendly, professional service to enhance the passenger experience.
Customers flying from Munich with Qatar Airways will find this airport to be one of the best in the world for ease of transit, and if you are transferring between flights at Munich you’ll find the process to be effortless and stress-free.
Parking and transportation
Transport to the airport is, as you would expect, highly organised and extremely well run. The airport is directly connected to the city by the Munich suburban railway (S-Bahn) lines S1 and S8, which take approximately 45 minutes from the centre of Munich to the terminals.
Munich Airport Terminal station is located in a tunnel beneath the central area. Buses are also regular, with MVV bus lines linking to the nearby city of Freising, Erding and Markt Schwaben. Taxis are plentiful.
There are also plenty of parking areas close to the terminals, with those located a little further out linked by shuttle bus service.
Arriving at Munich Airport
Passengers flying from Munich with Qatar Airways depart from Terminal 1, Module B. Check in counters, security points, customs and most facilities are located on level 4.
Amenities and facilities
There are a wealth of retail outlets, duty free points and refreshment vendors throughout the terminal. Most restaurants are located on level 4 and serve everything from on-the-go snacks and coffee to more substantial meals. Free Internet services are available for up to 30 minutes.
The main point of reference for passengers is the Munich Airport Centre or MAC, situated between terminals 1 and 2, which is a dedicated services and facilities centre for passengers’ use. It houses a complete shopping mall and conference centre, and even an ice skating rink in the winter.
Beloved destination of travellers from the west since the 1960s, Goa is one of the most relaxing and laid-back locations in the world. Famous for its beaches and a tropical lifestyle, it’s a warm, welcoming place that is continuing to grow into an internationally important tourist spot.
A unique blend of Indian and Portuguese culture gives it an eclectic feel unlike any other part of India. The best time to book a flight to Goa with Qatar Airways is between November and February, when the climate is mild. For a truly relaxing holiday that allows you to unwind and leave the pressures of modern life behind you, Goa is the perfect destination.
Without doubt the main attraction in Goa are its beaches. Soft sand, warm water that’s perfect for snorkelling and diving and a beach culture that encourages a more laid-back lifestyle attract visitors from all over the world. But Goa has plenty of other attractions, including a plethora of art galleries and museums charting the colonial history of the region, its culture and both traditional and modern art.
Across Goa there are several Butterfly Conservatories (at Rajnagar, Pisgal, Priol and Ponda), which are an enchanting way to spend a day. If you time your visit for the end of January, head to the international music festival at Elliot Grounds, Baga Bridge for two days of top quality acts.
Originally, Goa was known for its spice plantations, and a great way of discovering more about this fascinating trade is to take a spice tour at the Dudhsagar Plantation in Karmane.
Flights to Goa with Qatar Airways land at Goa 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 Goa please check the visa and passport requirements.
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