Riyadh Travel Fair is Saudi Arabia’s one of the most spectacular show registering more than 250 exhibitors, national pavilions and seminars and more than 30,000 visitors. Riyadh Travel Fair (RTF) 2017 will take place this year from 7th April to 10th April at the Hotel Al Faisilliah. Riyadh Travel Fair is organized by ASAS Exhibition and Conference Organizing Company under the sponsorship of Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority as Strategic Partner
The prime focus of the show will be on networking opportunities for travel trade people, ministerial discussions and seminars enlightening about the achievements of travel and tourism in Saudi Arabia.
More than 250 exhibitors from 50 countries will be exhibiting this year in Fair making it grand than ever before. Keeping increased numbers in mind, organizers this year have increased floor space by 10% in comparison to last year.
Mr. Bander’ Al Gryni General Manager ASAS Exhibitions – organizer of Riyadh Travel Fair expressed, “Last year the Riyadh Travel Fair featured 246 exhibitors with visitor attendance at 25,724. That was an increase of 30% compared to the 2016 edition. This year will continue our year-on-year growth as exhibitors hit over 250 and expected visitors numbers over 30,000,”
He further added to his comment, “Year after year, we have seen a consistent positive growth on the number of participants, exhibitors and attendees at RTF. With Saudi nationals increasingly travelling both domestically and overseas, the opportunities that the Riyadh Travel Fair provides for domestic and overseas destinations, hospitality service providers and other tourism related businesses, to directly meet with the kingdom’s leading travel professionals and travellers have never been more significant.”
It is expected that visitors from travel industry, hotel industry, and consumer end and lifestyle section, aviation industry, service sector, car rental companies and others will mark their presence to the travel fair in Riyadh this year in and around 30,000 in numbers.
The Arabian Gulf region will have a strong presence at the fair including pavilions sponsored by; Abu Dhabi Tourism & Cultural Authority (Strategic Partner), Sharjah Commerce & Tourism Development Authority (Diamond Sponsor), Indonesia Tourism as Platinum Partner, Al-Riyadh Travel & Tourism (Gold Sponsors), Alia Travel (Silver Sponsor) and Careem (Transportation Sponsor). National pavilions confirmed to attend include those of: Austria, Kyoto Japan, Philippines, Doka, Orange County California, Sri Lanka, Seychelles, Slovenia, Turkey, Morocco, Tunisia, Bursa ,Taiwan, Mexico ,Holland ,Maldives and Korea, to name just a few.