Abu Dhabi wins four World Travel Awards for its diversity as a tourist destination
ABOU DHABI, November 8, 2021 (WAM) – Abu Dhabi received four prestigious accolades at the 28th World Travel Awards in recognition of the emirate’s efforts to establish itself as a leading global tourism destination.
Regarded as the highest accolades in the field of tourism, the accolades recognize and celebrate excellence in all sectors of the international travel and tourism industry, travel industry professionals, media and consumers voting for what they consider to be the best in the travel industry. at the World level.
Through the efforts of the Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism (DCT Abu Dhabi) and strategic partnerships with a number of entities, the UAE capital continues to strengthen its position on the global tourism map. .
The appetite for travel to Abu Dhabi being stronger than ever, the diversity of the tourism offer of the emirate has contributed to obtaining awards for the “Best business travel destination in the Middle East 2021″ , “The Leading Middle East Marketing Campaign 2021”, “The Leading Sports Tourism Destination 2021 ‘and’ The Leading Middle Eastern Wedding Destination 2021”.
The ‘Top Middle East Business Travel Destination 2021’ recognizes Abu Dhabi for hosting a wide range of world-class global business events, providing customers with the opportunity to connect with notable people from around the world.
The second prize, “The Middle East’s Leading Marketing Campaign 2021” is the result of the attractive and impressive “It’s Always Summer in Abu Dhabi” campaign which featured a series of exciting activities and events to be held. not to be missed to entertain residents and visitors.
The third prize, “Best Sports Tourism Destination in the Middle East 2021” is a prestigious distinction achieved due to the fact that it is an upscale destination and celebrates Abu Dhabi’s hosting of the biggest events. sportspeople around the world, including the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, the Mubadala Tennis World Championship and UFC Fight Island events, among others.
The fourth award, “Best Wedding Destination in the Middle East 2021”, recognizes Abu Dhabi’s beautiful locations and unprecedented hospitality, making it the top choice for those “tying the knot”.
Ali Hassan Al Shaiba, Executive Director of Tourism and Marketing at DCT Abu Dhabi, said: “Abu Dhabi hosts the most important international events and, with its wide range of offerings, has focused on enriching the he visitor experience even at the height of the Under the strong guidance and guidance of DCT Abu Dhabi, the Emirate continues to improve its tourism offering and consolidate its position on the global tourism map.