The organization has been appointed as the market representative of the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority in India. Make India the go-to market for both leisure and MICE travel to Bahrain.
VFS Global has signed a contract with the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority to act as their market representatives in India. In this role, VFS Global will be responsible for building trade relationships with regional stakeholders and promoting the destination through online and offline marketing, including social media and public relations.
The contract was signed by Dr. Nasser Ali Kaedi, Chief Executive Officer of BTEA, and Arzan Khambatta, Head of Tourism Services at VFS Global. Arzan Khambatta, Head of Tourism Services at VFS Global, said: “We thank the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority for their belief in VFS Global and look forward to promoting Bahrain as the ideal destination for Indian travelers, whether for vacation, weddings or MICE. With a rich cultural heritage, relaxing white sand beaches, eclectic cuisine and adventurous activities, this destination is a must for the avid Indian traveler.”
Bahrain is well connected to India by their national carrier Gulf Air with direct flights from 8 key cities – Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Calicut, Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram. Air India also provides direct service from India to Bahrain. Indian travelers are eligible for a Bahrain e-Visa for short stays.