NewsDecember 7, 2019

CROSSROADS Maldives to host the Maldives Travel Awards Gala 2019

CROSSROADS Maldives will be hosting the Gala for Maldives Travel Awards 2019 scheduled to 19th December 2019. Dubbed as the premier travel event of Maldives, Maldives Travel Awards Gala will see more than 200 travel professionals from the industry come together to celebrate the winners in 25 categories of the Gala Edition which is exclusive for the resorts, airlines, and liveaboards operating in the Maldives.

Maldives Travel Awards – is the prize created to celebrate the commitment, Excellence, and expertise in the Maldivian Tourism Industry. First launched in 2012, Maldives Travel Awards celebrates the 8th anniversary in 2019, as most prestigious, comprehensive and sought after recognition in the travel and tourism sector. In 2019 Maldives Travel Awards is celebrating the 8th Anniversary, with a record number of nominations in all major categories. This year, the Gala edition features 236 nominations in 28 categories representing more than 100 registered travel brands in the Maldives. The Guesthouse Edition, exclusive for local island tourism features 196 nominations in 13 categories. Winners in both editions are selected based on reviews by travelers and popular vote collected via SMS and online voting portal. More than 110000, votes were registered this year in two editions combined.


This year winners of Maldives Travel Awards People’s Edition will also be presented at the Gala celebrations. 03 Travel professionals will be celebrated in the People’s Edition 2019.

“We are very excited about the upcoming Gala event which again marks historic milestones for Maldives Travel Awards. We continue to grow our numbers with more and more properties signing up for the Awards making this celebration even more grand and significant.” President of MATATO Abdulla Suood.

Celebrations for the Gala will commence on the evening of 19th December 2019, at CrossRoadsMaldives with a networking reception hosted at the Café Delmar for MTA Guesthouse Edition Winners following which the Gala dinner will begin where the winners in Gala edition will be awarded.