Friday
20
Oct 2017

Maldives triumphs at World Travel Awards Indian Ocean event

Rate this item
(0 votes)

TravelBizNews Online ---

Male : Maldives has been recognised as Indian Ocean's Leading Destination, Indian Ocean's Leading Beach Destination and Indian Ocean's Leading Dive Destination at World Travel Awards Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2017.

Hosted by the five-star Sun Aqua Vilu Reef, the prestigious event was attended by hospitality leaders from across the region.

Also celebrating was Seychelles - hailed the Indian Ocean's Leading Cruise Destination and the Indian Ocean's Leading Cruise Port.

Mauritius Tourism scooped the title of Indian Ocean's Leading Honeymoon Destination.

In the airline categories, Air Seychelles was voted Indian Ocean's Leading Airline and Indian Ocean's Leading Airline Business Class, while Air Mauritius was the recipient of Indian Ocean's Leading Airline Economy Class award. Trans Maldivian Airways walked away with the trophy for Indian Ocean's Leading Seaplane Operator.

The St Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort won the award for Indian Ocean's Leading Island Resort and Sun Siyam Iru Sushi was named Indian Ocean's Leading Family Resort. Jumeirah Vittaveli took the title of Indian Ocean's Leading Luxury Hotel Villa while Baros Maldives was recognised as Indian Ocean's Most Romantic Resort.

Also among the winners was Royal Caribbean International -hailed the Indian Ocean's Leading Cruise Line for the second year.

Sri Lanka - the guest nation - was awarded Asia's Leading Destination and Asia's Leading Adventure Tourism Destination, while the Hilton Colombo scooped the awards for Sri Lanka's Leading Business Hotel and the Movenpick Colombo was voted Sri Lanka's Leading Hotel.

Partners for the Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2017 included TV5 Monde, Maldives Tourism, Sun Siyam Resorts, Aeroflot, Dhiraagu and Coca Cola.

World Travel Awards was established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the tourism industry.

Each year World Travel Awards covers the globe with a series of regional gala ceremonies staged to recognise and celebrate individual and collective successes within each key geographical region.

July 12,2017

Last modified on Friday, 28 July 2017 08:48

Travel Trade Fairs 2017

CMT, Stuttgart, Germany, January 14 -22

Vakantiebeurs,Utrecht Netherland,Jan.10-15

ASEAN Tourism Forum Singapore,Jan.16-20

TTF Bengaluru 2017, India, January 13-15

FITUR, Madrid , Spain, January  18-22

Adventure Travel Show,London,Jan. 21 - 22

IMTM 2017, Tel- Aviv , February 7-8

AIME Melbourne, Australia February 12-22

SATTE, New Delhi, India February 15 – 17

BLTM, Mumbai , India ,February 21-23

OTM Mumbai 2017, India February 21-23

GITF, Guangzhou China February 23- 25

ILTM Japan ,Tokyo, Japan 27 Feb -1 Mar

ITB, Berlin, Germany March 8-12

MITT, Moscow, Russia Mar 14 – 16

NATAS 2017, Singapore March 2017

VITM, Hanoi, Vietnam April 12-15

ATM Dubai, 2017 April 24-27

KOTFA 2017, Seoul , ROK  June 1-4

ITE , Hong Kong , June 15-18

Paris Airshow Paris, France June 19-25

BITE, Beijing, China , June 23-25

ITE HCMC,Ho Chi Minh city ,Sept . 7-9

PATA Travel Mart, Macau September 13-15

JATA Tourism Expo, Tokyo,Sept. 21-24

IFTM , Paris , France Sept. 26 – 29

ITB Asia , Singapore October 25 - 27

WTM London , November 6-8

CITM , Kunming , China November 2017                

 Window of Nepal Tourism News

www.nepaltournews.com

Connecting you with the world of Travel & Tourism

TravelBizNews.com builds your business network

Global Tourism News

Stay updated with news and views

Window of World Tourism News

www.travelbiznews.com

Email us your latest news releases concerning travel and tourism  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Editor / Publisher - Ramesh Tiwari 

Sukedhara , Kathmandu , Nepal

977-9841235184

DOI Regd.No.379/073-74

Submit news stories:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sales enquiries:        This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Proud to be associated with