Zanzibar Tourism woos visitors from Gulf region

 26 May 2016 - 1:54

Zanzibar Tourism woos visitors from Gulf region
Zanzibar Tourism Commission and Regency Travel & Tours officials.


DOHA: The Zanzibar Tourism Commission in conjunction with Regency Travel & Tours and HTT Global Holidays & Incentives Ltd are showcasing the beautiful destinations of exotic Zanzibar and wildlife rich Tanzania to travel agents in Doha, Qatar and Dubai, the UAE.
With direct flight connections providingfor easy access to both destinations, guests from this part of the world can now enjoy some of the world’s best wildlife safari experiences in Tanzania, along with the picturesque beaches on the island of Zanzibar as well as it’scultural heritage and historicalsites, a press statement said.
Both Regency and HTT are established brands in the GCC market, with extensive experience in promoting the East African safari and beach products. Working alongside with Zanzibar Tourism Commission, they have brought together four of the top hotels from Zanzibar to enlighten agents about the amazing experiences available for their guests.
Partner hotels include Park Hyatt Zanzibar, The Residence, Kilindi Zanzibar and The Melia hotel, all of who presentedtheir properties and specialties to an audience in Doha. 
The presentation was an engaging evening of exciting information, a chance to learn more about the special destination, sampling of local ethnic cuisine, themed giveaways and prizes to experience Zanzibar first hand!
Speaking on the occasion, Regency Travel & Tours CEO, Mr. Tareq Abdullatif Taha said, “We are proud to be associated with Zanzibar Tourism Board and HTT Global Holidays & Incentives, to represent the beautiful and varied land of Tanzania. Zanzibar, from being an ancient trade route and gateway to mainland East Africa is also home to finest beaches in the world. 
Travellers from Qatar will truly enjoy the diversity Zanzibar has to offer and Regency, in association with HTT, will offer wide ranging and exciting packages for people to fully experience this hidden gem.”
Qatar airways now operates direct flights to Zanzibar and Tanzania; andwith flying duration of 4 hours 30 minutes, these are the next beach plus bush holiday to be experienced at an attractive fares comparable to many other Indian ocean islands. 
Zanzibar is an ideal destination for Arab nationals, offering great cultural experiences and a chance to do the most sought after “once in a lifetime” safari, making the experience even better by combining a beautiful exotic island and an amazing wildlife safari in Tanzania.Visa is upon arrival for most nationalities.The Peninsula