A plethora of hotels and resorts, tour specialists and destination marketers and NTOs is lined up to present the best of South-east Asia’s tourism offerings at The Great ASEAN Travel Fest, taking place next week.
They include Holiday Inn Express Singapore Orchard Road; Sarawak Tourism Board, Malaysia; Hemisphere Corporation, Malaysia; Hilton Bali Resort, Indonesia; Panorama Destination; and Santika Indonesia Hotels and Resorts.
According to organisers of the inaugural online event, TTG Asia Media, 33 virtual booths are confirmed to support pre-arranged buyer-seller meetings. Each buyer is entitled to up to 24 scheduled appointments as well as unlimited walk-in meetings.
Besides business meetings, The Great ASEAN Travel Fest presents a range of Mini Themed Roadshows that bring buyers deeper into a unique aspect of a destination as well as Hosted Sessions by the Tourism Promotions Board Philippines and the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy, Indonesia.
Buyers are encouraged to participate in various elements of the event through rewards, such as hotel stays across various South-east Asian cities.
Cheryl Tan, head of TTG Events, said: “Travel interest in South-east Asia continues to hold strong, and trade buyers from the region and beyond are already starting to build itineraries for tours that will take place as soon as border restrictions are eased. The Great ASEAN Travel Fest will provide an informative platform for programme research as well as valuable opportunities for contracting.”