Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles has participated in Holiday Expo, one of the best holiday and travel show in South Africa.
Present at the Seychelles Tourism Board stand visitors at the event were able to learn more about the carrier’s products, services and connections to Seychelles and beyond operated by Air Seychelles and its codeshare partners.
Held over two days, the expo which commenced on Saturday, 25 August gathered over 4500 consumers seeking tailor-made packages that combines air transfers and accommodation in the Seychelles.
Charles Johnson, Chief Commercial Officer of Air Seychelles, said: “Participating in Holiday Expo alongside the Seychelles Tourism Board provided a platform for Air Seychelles to further promote its product and services to business travellers and holiday makers planning their trip to the Seychelles.
“As Air Seychelles will be increasing its frequency to Johannesburg in December and also over the Easter holidays next year, it is important for us to work closely with the travel trade to provide visitors at this event who are looking for packaged holidays with information combining both air transfer and accommodation for advance planning purposes and further ease of travel”.
Air Seychelles was represented by its General Sales Agents based in South Africa at the event.
About Air Seychelles
The Seychelles' national carrier was incorporated in 1977 and was formally named 'Air Seychelles' in 1978. The airline began long-haul operations in 1983 and continues to remain one of the tourism pillars contributing towards the island's strongest growing economic sector.
In 2021, Air Seychelles managed to retain the most coveted title of ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline’ at the World Travel Awards including, ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Airline - Business Class and Indian Ocean's Leading Cabin Crew . The airline also marked a historic milestone at the 28th edition of the World Travel Awards for having its premium lounge recognised for the first time ever as ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline Lounge 2021’.