Maldives wins the prestigious position of the World’s Leading Beach Destination at the annual World Travel Awards Grand Final awards ceremony held at the Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort in Morocco on 12th December 2015. Maldives won against 11 other nominees in the category which included world class beach destinations such as Boracay, Cancun, Miami, Thailand and Turks & Caicos Islands.
For a destination boasting its natural environment and beautiful white beaches as one of the most attractive product elements for visitors, winning the title will definitely strengthen the destination profiling as the best beaches on offer for an international audience.
Moreover, Maldives also won the prestigious positions.
- World’s Leading Airport Resort – Hulhule Island Hotel, Maldives
- World’s Leading Seaplane Operator – Trans Maldivian Airways
- World’s Leading Underwater Hotel Restaurant – Sea @ Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas
- World’s Leading Water Villa Resort – Ayada Maldives
- World’s Most Romantic Resort – Baros Maldives
World travel awards are well-known as the highest and most exclusive award ceremony in the Travel and Tourism Industry. It is also renowned as the “Oscars of the Travel Industry.” Today, the World Travel Awards™ brand is recognized globally as the ultimate hallmark of quality, with winners setting the benchmark to which all others aspire.
With the winning of these awards, 2015 Awards series is yet again another tremendous year for the Maldives as a tourist destination. Winning awards in these prestigious categories truly bench marks the destination profiling at the highest level as Maldives gears up for the Visit Maldives year 2016.
( Maldives Promotion House – Maldives.net.mv )