NICOSIA, Cyprus – Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO) has recently partnered with Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, to host a roadshow held in the Indian cities of Delhi and Mumbai.
During the two one-day events Gulf Air and Cypriot travel industry representatives showcased the country’s tourism offering and most convenient travel options when visiting from India.
According to a press release, issued by Gulf Air, the roadshow was attended by Gulf Air’s Country Manager for India, Hussain A. Rahman and Cyprus Tourism Organization’s Director, Vassillis Theocharides. Smart Events, Amathus Destinations and Sea Hat Travel & Tours were among the travel trade suppliers participating.
“We are delighted to be partnering with CTO for their India Roadshow in Delhi and Mumbai to promote Cyprus as the perfect holiday destination. Gulf Air offers convenient flight schedules and excellent connectivity, within 3 hours, to Larnaca Airport in Cyprus through its hub in Bahrain”, Rahman said.
“Cyprus is a popular holiday destination for the Indian market with many varied offerings for families and leisure travellers. From beaches, to museums to archeological sites, Cyprus is the ideal year-round vacation destination. We appreciate Gulf Air’s support through their sponsorship of our roadshow and look forward to working closely with them again in the near future to promote Cyprus,” Theocharides stated.
Gulf Air currently flies from four destinations in India; Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai and Kochi to Cyprus through its efficient Bahrain hub. The airline is adding a fifth destination; Thiruvananthapuram, commencing with five weekly flights to the Kerala capital on the 15th December.