Tourism in Africa : Madagascar represented during the INDABA travel show


From 7 to 9 May 2016 in Durban - South Africa, Madagascar was among the 13 000 participants during the Indaba tourism fair,   one of the most important  tourism international event in the world and the Africa’s largest travel trade show where professionals from tourism sector and its incidental activities can present the best of their products or services for international visitors.


Destined for professionnals, Madagascar found the best time and opportunity to reopen the direct flight from Johannesbourg to Nosy Be to attract more international tourists. This will  make Nosy Be destination more competitive in terms of cost and the duration of tourist stay in the island.


For Madagascar, participants were Land of Wonders, Madagascar Tourism Expeditions, Island Continent Tours, Discover Madagascar, Aloès Travel Tours and Zà Tours. From other sectors, we can mention Homeopharma (Wellness sector), Nelli Studio and  Interactiv Labs (IT sector) AGROSENS (Spices and essential oil Trading. Both the International Trade Board of Madagascar (ITBM) and the Ministry of Trade and Consumption helped  a lot for logistic arrangement.


The malagasy delegation, essentially composed of women also responded favorably the invitation to attend the  « Women in Tourism Networking Dinner » on 8th May 2016.  A participation greatly  welcomed by the South African Vice Minister of Tourism Tokozile Xasa.  


Published on Thursday, 19 May 2016 19:09