World Travel Awards serves to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the global travel and tourism industry.
World Travel Awards voting opens for Middle East
Travel industry professionals and consumers from around the world are invited to cast their votes for the organisations in the Middle East that they consider to be the very best in their fields, ahead of World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony 2019.
Island Records founder Chris Blackwell honoured at World Travel Awards in Jamaica
The music and hospitality pioneer, Chris Blackwell, has been honoured at a star-studded gala ceremony in Montego Bay, Jamaica. The founder of Island Records and Island Outpost was acknowledged with the “Lifetime Achievement Award” at the World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony 2019. The red carpet evening, which was hosted at Sandals® Montego Bay, marked the opening leg of the WTA Grand Tour 2019 – an annual search for the finest travel and tourism organisations in the world.
26th annual World Travel Awards opens for submissions
World Travel Awards is pleased to announce its annual “call for entries” for inclusion in the most prestigious awards and recognition initiative in travel and tourism. Each country's very best brands and products are now invited to submit their applications to participate and stand a chance to win the ultimate industry accolade.
Madeira to welcome World Travel Awards in 2019
Madeira has been revealed as the host for the World Travel Awards (WTA) Europe Gala Ceremony 2019. The Portuguese destination, which has taken the title of Europe’s Leading Island Destination for the past five years, will use the event to boost its profile on the international stage.
World’s finest travel brands revealed at World Travel Awards Grand Final 2018 in Lisbon
The finest travel brands in the world have been unveiled at a star-studded gala ceremony in Lisbon, Portugal. The elite of the travel industry gathered for the World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2018 at the historic Pátio da Galé to find out who amongst them had been crowned the finest in the world.
Winners of Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2018 revealed
The finest travel brands in Africa and the Indian Ocean have been unveiled at a star-studded gala ceremony in Durban, South Africa. The elite of the travel industry assembled for the World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2018 at the Durban International Convention Centre to find out who amongst them would be crowned best of the best.
Middle East Gala Ceremony 2019
Abu Dhabi, UAE
Thursday, 25 April 2019
Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2019
Saturday, 1 June 2019
Europe Gala Ceremony 2019
Saturday, 8 June 2019
Latin America Ceremony 2019
La Paz, Bolivia
Saturday, 13 July 2019
Asia & Oceania Gala Ceremony 2019
Phu Quoc, Vietnam
Saturday, 12 October 2019
Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2019
Thursday, 28 November 2019
|Middle East||Open||Closes 17 Mar|
|Africa||Closed||Opens 4 Mar|
|Indian Ocean||Closed||Opens 4 Mar|
|Europe||Closed||Opens 11 Mar|
|Asia||Closed||Opens 25 Mar|
|Central America||Closed||Opens 25 Mar|
|Oceania||Closed||Opens 25 Mar|
|South America||Closed||Opens 25 Mar|
|Caribbean||Closed||Closed 10 Jan|
|North America||Closed||Closed 10 Jan|
* dates subject to change.
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