Malaysia’s first international tourism bubble to Langkawi will open its doors on 15 Nov 2021.
LONDON (Nov 1): Malaysia returns to participate in the World Travel Market (WTM) 2021 that is held in hybrid with a strong message to promote Malaysia as a safe holiday destination after travel restrictions were enforced for almost two years worldwide. This year marks the 40th participation by Tourism Malaysia.
Starting from 1- 3 November, WTM 2021 will welcome its attendees physically in ExCel London, while on 8 and 9 November, attendees will meet and connect virtually through the WTM London Virtual platform. Tourism Malaysia will be joined on the stand by partners from the state of Pahang and private sector representatives from Malaysia Airlines and Berjaya Hotels. Virtually, a total of 10 organisations will be taking part through the event, comprising (4) tour operators, two (2) state tourism boards, three (3) hotels and resorts, and one (1) product owner.
This year’s participation aims to provide tourism industry players from around the world to get the latest information on travelling to Malaysia, especially after the recent announcement on Malaysia’s first international tourism bubble to Langkawi that will open its doors on 15 November 2021. Tourism Malaysia believes that WTM serves as an important platform to introduce Malaysia’s new and upcoming tourist attractions that meet the needs of the UK and Europe markets. – BERNAMA