ABU DHABI TOURISM & CULTURE AUTHORITY SUCCESSFULLY
CONCLUDES ROAD SHOWS IN INDIA
All India, 14th December 2016 : With India being the best source market for Abu Dhabi, the emirates tourism and culture authority successfully concluded their four-city road shows from 5th-8th December which took place in Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Mumbai.
TCA Abu Dhabis road show featured 10 stakeholders which included Etihad Airways, Lama Tours & Holidays, ORYX Intenational Tourism, Ryna Tourism, Armed forces Officers Club & Hotel, Rotana, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Seawings, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, and Yas Island Abu Dhabi.
“In order to inculcate Indias position as the best source market for Abu Dhabi tourism, we like to thank our trade partners before wrapping up the financial year. In the first half of this year 152,423 Indians checked into Abu Dhabi hotels which was a 20% year-over-year increase. Indian guests accounted for 7% of all hotel stays in the Emirate, with a longer-than-average stay of 3.4 nights. Furthermore, we intend to either increase this value or maintain the same ratio in the coming year.” said Bejan Dinshaw, Country Manager, TCA Abu Dhabi, India.
ABOUT ABU DHABI TOURISM & CULTURE AUTHORITY
Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority conserves and promotes the heritage and culture of Abu Dhabi emirate and leverages them in the development of a world-class, sustainable destination of distinction which enriches the lives of visitors and residents alike. The authority manages the emirate’s tourism sector and markets the destination internationally through a wide range of activities aimed at attracting visitors and investment. Its policies, plans and programmes relate to the preservation of heritage and culture, including protecting archaeological and historical sites and to developing museums, including the Louvre Abu Dhabi, Zayed National Museum and Guggenheim Abu Dhabi. The authority supports intellectual and artistic activities and cultural events to nurture a rich cultural environment and honour the emirate’s heritage. A key authority role is to create synergy in the destination’s development through close co-ordination with its wide-ranging stakeholder base.
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