- Dec 2019
- December 20, 2019
- December 20, 2019
Maldives did prove it again bagging the title, the best World's Leading Beach Destinationbeating high potential competitors from all around the world at phenomenal grand final ceremony, World Travel Awards 2019 Grand Gala that has been held at Royal Opera House in Muscat, the capital of Oman on November 28, as the conclusion to the previous regional legs. The occasion was all the more worthwhile and highlighted for the grand gathering of all the finest travel brands all around the globe at this world's prominent travel award function.
Coming first in various award categories and nominations, Maldives achievements as the much-coveted and the hottest holiday and honeymoon destination with nature-chic tourism and nature-friendly amenities stood in the lame light throughout the ceremony. The evening in here marked the much-awaited climax of the WTA 26th anniversary and Grand Tour 2019 as the credible annual picking of the best-performing tourism and travel organizations in the world.
Maldives Achievements at World Travel Awards 2019!
The travel lovers once again stood with the elegance of Maldives when it ultimately won the highest recognition, the title, World's Best Beach Destination. Just like in the previous editions, in 2019 too, Maldives, the paradise of pristine beaches and lagoons, was nominated and acclaimed in six other categories as well; namely, World’s Leading Dive Destination, World’s Leading Destination, World’s Leading Honeymoon Destination, World’s Leading Tourist Board, World’s Leading Island Destination, and World’s Most Romantic Destination.
In the heated race to be the first and foremost, the Maldives had to beat the bitter opposition from the other world-famous beach destinations like Cancun and Riviera Maya in Mexico, Galapagos Islands in Ecuador, Diani Beach in Kenya, Máncora in Peru, Miami Beach in Florida (US), Maui in Hawaii (US), Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi (UAE), Peloponnese in Greece, The Algarve in Portugal, Santa Monica in California (US), and Turks & Caicos Islands, as well as Jamaica, Philippines, and Thailand. Various Maldives beach resorts have won special recognition and achievements at the prestigious travel award ceremony like Ja Manafaru, W Maldives, Conrad Maldives Rangali and Baros Maldives.
Maldives' Journey To Being The World Champion Of Destinations!
Once again, through its phenomenal journey to the first position, Maldives has actually concreted its reputation as the unbeatable Indian Ocean Destination for all sorts of travelers like families, individual ones, honeymooners, and vloggers and for those who would like to research about the nuances of the marine world in its purity. As for the Indian Ocean, the regional level, Maldives has always been the unquestioned winner for all the coveted titles. These heavenly island destinations with their white sands and turquoise lagoons were recognized in several categories like Indian Ocean’s Leading Beach Destination, Leading Honeymoon Destination, and Leading Dive Destination at the most recent regional level award tour held in June, the World Travel Award's Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony.
The Maldives has been the Indian Ocean's Leading Beach Destination in all the continuous years since 2013 while retaining the Leading Dive Destination for the past 4 consecutive years. It was the Leading Honeymoon Destination in Indian Ocean in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2016. In 2018, the Maldives had secured the award for the Leading Dive Destination at world level while already achieving numerous regional awards like Indian Ocean’s Leading Dive Destination, Indian Ocean’s Leading Beach Destination and Indian Ocean’s Leading Destination in the same year. The Maldives has won several prominent awards at each edition of the ultimate World Travel Awards. And it had been the World's Leading Beach Destination at the global level in the years 2016 and 2015 prior to this.