Saturday, August 1, 2015

#South Africa Tourism to train 1600 travel agents across India


South Africa Tourism is doing a cross country training programme for 1600 travel agents across India. Indian tourists’ arrival in South Africa in 2013 was 1.27 lakh and is rising with each passing year.Ms. Hanneli Slabber, Country Manager, South African Tourism said, “Based on our research, we noticed that behaviour of Indian traveler is changing, they look for more experience based and memorable holidays than simple itineraries. Keeping in mind the recent change, South African Tourism is investing a lot of time in educating the trade partners on how they can maximize from the offerings available. We have received encouraging response for Learn SA each year which shows that it is a perfect platform to enhance trade partners’ knowledge on South Africa.”