The East Africa Safari tour destinations of Uganda, Kenya and Rwanda formulated a joint tourism marketing committee with a range of intentions among which included joint marketing at the forth coming World Travel Market London.
world event which will run from 7th – 9th November 2016 is one of the
remarkable meeting points for world travel agents and tour operators
among which include those that package Uganda Safari tour products.
The initiative noted to be the first of its kind to have all the three
East African countries marketing under a joint platform in London looks
to be a great stimulant to the regional tourism growth and development.
The Uganda’s State Minister for Tourism Wildlife and Antiquities Hon.
Godfrey Kiwanda notes that the 2016 exhibition will particularly be
unique for Uganda considering the ground work that has been done by
Kamageo – the Uganda’s public Relations firm operating in United Kingdom
and Ireland and for the greater East Africa because of the work done by
the East African platform.
The range of 20 Tour Operators and the
Government Agencies will attend the exhibition this year. These will add
on the range of others that represented Uganda in 2015 among which
included Prime Uganda Safaris and Tours Ltd.
The Joint East African Tourism marketing committee will hinge on a
range of common factors among which include the Single East African
Tourism Visa that has been in operation for years allowing the world
travelers on Safaris in East Africa including the Gorilla Safaris to Uganda and Rwanda
visit the destinations of Uganda, Rwanda and Kenya using one Visa
obtained at the first port of entry for a period of up to 90 days.
The World Travel Market is a re-known world event that brings together
industry professionals to discuss a range of trade deals.