The Luxury Travel Fair in association with Condé Nast Traveller took place 5-8 November 2015 at Olympia exhibition hall in London. Showcasing the most luxurious and high-end travel experiences from all corners of the globe, the fair was a perfect place to showcase Seychelles tourism products and services.
With a hand-picked selection of travel brands including luxury resorts, undiscovered boutique hotels, private game reserves and safaris, first-class travel specialists and bespoke luxury tour operators were present to showcase their latest, most lavish and exclusive offerings alongside new ideas for future holidays.
The Seychelles Tourist Board shared its stand with Just Destinations / Tropical Sky – one of destinations specialist tour operators in the UK, with their team providing the visiting consumer with a variety of packages to the Seychelles and expert advice on their prospective travel plans.
The Seychelles stand was manned by Ms Tinaz Wadia – Manager, Eloise Vidot – Marketing Executive of the Seychelles Tourism Board's London Office and Maria Morel from the Tourism Board's head office in the Seychelles.
Ms Wadia said “The fair is an excellent platform to showcase the Seychelles as a destination. We have attended the show over the years and it continues to generate interest amongst the consumer who are seeking alternative travel destinations for their holidays. The travel brands present at the show create a good partnership with the Seychelles together highlighting the amazing attributes of the destination”.
The UK market has seen a promising growth to the destination this year reporting a 33% increase for 2015 compared to last year. It currently sits at 5th position for passenger arrivals to the Seychelles