Blessed with beaches, forests and all of nature’s bounty, Malaysia, in many ways, lives up to it's status of being ‘truly Asia’. And to promote the destination and offer customized tour packages at attractive rates amongst Indian tourists, Malayasia tourism has joined hands with EaseMyTrip.com. For promoting tourism in Malaysia, renowned TV actress Adaa Khan of Naagin series fame joined EaseMyTrip’s team.
Sulaiman Bin Suip, Director, Tourism Malaysia, New Delhi, said, “It is indeed a great opportunity to associate with EaseMyTrip to boost tourism in an unexplored destination like Sabah through popular TV actress Ms. Adaa khan. Sabah is one of the most beautiful destinations in Malaysia. White sand, beautiful scenic view, crystal clear water along with mesmerizing marine life makes Sabah, an ultimate destination for perfect leisure time in Malaysia. This initiative would help us to showcase the different side of Malaysia to potential travelers.”
Commenting upon this development, Rikant Pitti, Co-Founder & COO, EaseMyTrip said, “We are elated to associate with Malaysia Tourism Board. Malaysia being a culturally rich nation offers tons of places to explore with numerous activities to enjoy. The country has set a target of attracting at least one million tourists from India every year and we are delighted to be part of this vision of the board which would further be beneficial for EaseMyTrip as a brand.”
To make this a reality, Tourism Malaysia has pledged to amplify the nation’s promotion in India. This year, Malaysia tourism board is expecting a 20 percent growth in tourist arrivals from India owing to various marketing initiatives across major Indian cities. India is amongst the top 10 countries for Malaysia in terms of tourists. Moreover, from January to May 2019, the total number of 295,609 Indian tourists visited the country registering a growth of 15.5 percent in comparison to the same period of the last year. Malaysia is now aiming to a target of 728,000 Indian tourists to visit Malaysia.