On July 18, Pan Pacific Airlines launched a new direct flight connecting Hefei, capital of Anhui Province in east China, and Kalibo, the main gateway to central Philippine's famous resort island Boracay.
This flight is operated by an Airbus A320 Aircraft. The flight 8Y881 will leave Hefei Xinqiao International Airport at 20:20 Beijing time every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. It will arrive at Kalibo International Airport at 00:20 local time next day. The flight time is about 4 hours. The return flight 8Y880 will depart from Kalibo at 15:20 Beijing time, and arrive in Hefei at 19:20 Beijing time.
With the strengthening of friendly relations between China and the Philippines and the gradual implementation of The Policy of Road and Belt, this new direct flight provides vital transportation guarantee for both countries’ tourists. It is expected to boost more opportunities and channels in areas like tourism, culture, business, education, and trade.
Hefei is the political, economic, and cultural center of Anhui. It is the key tourist city of Anhui province and the best place to learn about the brilliant Anhui culture. With a history of over 2000 years, it has a great historical atmosphere. You can visit the home of many famous people such as Zhou Yu, Bao Zheng, and Li Hung-Chang.