On the vibrant and joyous occasion of Holi, Emirates is spreading the cheer and sharing the exquisite flavours of the festival with its passengers.
Emirates is all set to celebrate the vibrant and colourful Indian festival of Holi by offering customers a delightful surprise on board on 7 and 8 March. First and Business Class customers on flights between Dubai and seven of its Indian points: Mumbai, Bengaluru, Delhi, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, and Kolkata, can look forward to enjoying delectable gujiya sweets, with khoya, nuts, and dried fruits, and delicately spiced with cardamom and rose water. The sweet treats will be packed in a special custom-designed colourful box to mark the festival of colours. Customers travelling in Economy Class are also set to indulge in a special festive dessert to celebrate Holi.
What’s more, premium customers traveling in First Class and Business Class will be welcomed onboard in true traditional style, with a chilled and creamy Thandai drink, infused with the delicate flavours of saffron, fennel, almonds and rose petals. These traditional treats are an essential part of the festive spirit of Holi in India, and Emirates hope to bring Holi closer to customers away from home by offering these delicacies onboard.
As a global leader in connecting people and places, Emirates has always celebrated cultural diversity and strives to create memorable experiences for its customers. Passengers can immerse themselves in a world of entertainment on board with the award-winning inflight entertainment system – ice – offering more than 5,000 channels of content, live sports and some of the latest Bollywood flicks such as Sherdil, Jersey, A Thursday, Operation Romeo, Jhalki, Samrat Prithviraj, HIT: The First Case, Sardar Udham, Dasvi, Janhit Mein Jaari, Pushpa: The Rise – Part 1, Jayeshbhai Jordaar, Heropanti 2, and many more.
Emirates provides services to more than 130 destinations, across six continents, and currently operates 167 flights per week from nine cities in India – Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai, and Thiruvananthapuram – to Dubai.