3 May 2017 – Thomson & First Choice today launched the first flight to Rhodes for Norwich airport for anyone taking a holiday to the destination for summer 2017.
Holidaymakers from Norwich will now be able to soak up the sunshine on the popular island of Rhodes, with its beautiful beaches, historical sites and party hot spots.
The decision to introduce new routes is part of the holiday company’s plans to ensure customers across the UK can fly from their local airport and stay at the best hotels in some of the most enticing destinations.
Hailed as the most popular Greek Island, residents from East Anglia will now have the chance to visit some of Thomson and First Choice’s most popular flagship hotels in Rhodes, including Thomson’s 5T Sensimar Imperial Resort & Spa by Atlantica. The adults only hotel sits right next the beach and has a huge lagoon pool surrounded by sunbeds and parasols.
With summer 2018 holidays now on sale, holidaymakers from Norwich will also be able to stay next year at the brand new 5T TUI SENSATORI Resort Rhodes by Atlantica, the newest addition to the TUI Sensatori portfolio, offering a luxury spa, swim up bar and a variety of themed a la carte restaurants.
Karen Switzer, Director of Aviation Planning for TUI UK & Ireland, said: “Introducing the new route to Rhodes is a key part of our strategy to enhance the holiday experience for our customers from Norwich and give them wider access to our exciting collection of destinations.”
Richard Pace Managing Director of Norwich Airport said: “We are delighted that Thomson and First Choice have launched a new route to Rhodes. It demonstrates the holiday company’s commitment to the airport and provides even more choice to local people.”