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Kerala – God’s Own Country

Kerala – God’s Own Country

National Geographic Traveler magazine has described Kerala as “one of the 10 paradises of the world”, and judging by the increase in the number of Irish visitors, from 4,445 in 2010 to 13,012 in 2015, so do the discerning Irish travellers.

Janine Grundentaler from the Somatheeram Ayurveda Group was at the Kerala promotion.

Janine Grundentaler, Somatheeram Ayurveda Group, was at the Kerala promotion

These were some of the facts that emerged at the very professional workshop and presentation for the travel trade by Kerala Tourism in the Conrad Hotel, Dublin. The delegation of 15 suppliers was led by Dr Venu V, Principal Secretary-Tourism, Department of Tourism, Government of Kerala.

Emma del Bal ,MAP Travel is briefed by Medhavi Pande from Kumarakom Lake Resort in Kerala.

Emma del Bal, Map Travel, is briefed by Medhavi Pande, Kumarakom Lake Resort, Kerala

Kerala is located on the south-western tip of India and enjoys unique geographical features that have made it one of the best tourist destinations in Asia. Visitors will find an equitable climate and a long shoreline with serene beaches. Air access from Dublin, with Etihad and Emirates via Abu Dhabi or Dubai, is excellent with daily services.

Monica Rossi,Abbey Travel receives her prize of an all in trip to Kerala.

Monica Rossi, Abbey Travel, receives her prize of an all-in trip to Kerala

The winner of the top prize at the event, two tickets and accommodation, was Monica Rossi, Abbey Travel.

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Michael Flood is the Editor of Ireland's leading travel industry publication, Irish Travel Trade News. With more than 35 years experience, he has accumulated an in-depth knowledge of the airline industry and the travel and tourism world.

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