At the just concluded Dutch tourism fair – the Vakantiebeurs 2017, the destination Rwanda sounded big with the major Dutch tour operators and travel agencies gaining interest in the Rwanda Safari tours.
This comes at the eighth (8th)
time that the destination is showcasing her products in Benelux
(Belgium, Netherland, Luxembourg) with the aim of invigorating the
International travel agencies and the individual travelers to start
planning safaris to Rwanda.
destination is one of the 160 countries that participated in the
Vakantiebeurs – an exhibition that attracts over 125,000 visitors. The
disposition that agents and individual travelers have towards Rwanda is
changing from the negative to positive as they are shifting from the
past concerns of security to what they can explore.
the exhibition with the theme Remarkable Rwanda unleashing her magical
attractions including the critically endangered Mountain Gorillas in
Volcanoes National Park explored on Rwanda gorilla trekking safaris,
the classic wild game of Akagera National Park, Chimpanzees and Canopy
walk in Nyungwe Forest National Park and remarkable culture and history.
performance in the Netherlands is steadily increasing with the visitor
arrivals noted to have increased by 22% in 2015 a trend that is
believed to continue.
The destination Rwanda has already been voted among the best 17 destinations to explore this year by CNN.
the end of the event, the Rwandan Ambassador treated the Mayor of
Utrecht, the travel media and the Dutch tourism professionals to a full
Reception to cement the business relationship.