Singapore Tourism Board and Singapore Airlines have confirmed participation at Vacations Expo 2018.
Singapore is well-known destination amongst Maldivian business travellers, while Singapore Airlines operates a direct, twice-a-day service to the Maldives.
The third edition of Vacations Expo, organised by leading local event management company Highrise, is set to be held from July 5-7 in capital Male.
Thailand Tourism has already signed up as a co-sponsor of the annual expo.
Vacations Expo brings together leading travel companies, hoteliers, airlines, tour operators, travel agents, online travel companies, liveaboards, cruises, dive operators and other travel marketers under one roof. Exhibitors can display various attractive travel packages and services.
Previous exhibitors include Malaysia Tourism and Singapore Tourism as well as major medical tourism establishments from the region. Several local and international airlines, including FlyDubai, Singapore Airlines, Bangkok Airways, Maldivian and Flyme have participated in the previous three editions of the expo.
Visit and win lucky draws are also a major component of every edition of Vacations Expo. Exhibitors have previously offered prizes ranging from travel packages to Europe and special pilgrimage packages to the Muslim holy city of Mecca as well as trips to guesthouses and resorts in the Maldives.
The expo’s organiser Highrise has successfully delivered several local and international events, including Maldives Travel Awards, Maldives Film Awards, Maldives Living Expo and Sounds of Maldives.