Turkish Airlines recently hosted a group travel agents from Cairo, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Jeddah, Riyadh, Amman and Kuwait on an Istanbul tour.
The familiarisation trip was organised to highlight the Turkish Conventions service and showcase Istanbul as a preferred MICE destination.
Turkish Airlines hosted 11 Middle East-based travel agents on a three-day familiarisation trip to Istanbul. Adem Ceylan, VP marketing and sales of Turkish Airlines Middle East along with members of Turkish Airlines Conventions Department and Istanbul Conventions Bureau welcomed the agents and briefed them on the varied MICE facilities in Istanbul.
The familiarisation trip was conducted in partnership with Eresin Hotels, Halic Congress Center, Radisson Blu Şişli Hotel, and Marmara Istanbul Hotel. The agencies represented included Excel Travel and Four Directions from Cairo, Golden Gate Travel from Abu Dhabi, Carlson Wagonlit Travel and Kanoo Travel from Dubai, Intercontinental Travel and Portfolio Travel from Jeddah, ITL Travel from Riyadh, Travel One and Plaza Holidays from Amman and Yaish Travel from Kuwait.