Akbar Group will open its new IATA registered branch in the Sultanate tomorrow (September 16) in Ruwi. This will be their fourth branch in Oman, the others being located in Muscat and Ghubra.
Akbar Travels, with a global network of 155 branches worldwide and other network agreements, is India’s largest travel agency in terms of number of IATA registered branches. In the Middle East, they have their offices in the United Arab Emirates, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain. With a rich heritage spanning over four decades, Akbar Travels, led by Mr. KV Abdul Nazar, Chairman of Akbar Group, has carved out a place for itself in the industry and is the market leader in each of the regions where it operates with its travel bouquet and related portfolio.
As a market leader in its own right, the Group is quite versatile and is known for its best practices in the industry. Akbar Holidays’ operations in Oman in a short period of five years, has become one of the major players in the travel industry in the country, not only enhancing the travel experience of residents and the expatriate community with their customer-oriented services and their special offers. but also by providing employment and training opportunities to the Omani workforce in the travel industry, thus integrating their share in the economic progress of the country. Recruitment is supported by induction and in-house training that equips them with the necessary skills to continue their personal growth in the industry and enhance their contribution to the continued economic growth of the country.
“Nurturing and nurturing local talent in a region that holds great potential is an exciting prospect for us at Akbar Group and the expansion plans being considered for Oman transcend conventional travel products. The goal is to create opportunities and be part of Oman’s Vision 2040 growth story,” said Ms. Ashiana Nazar, Exec. Director of Akbar Group, on the sidelines of the event.
Akbar Travels services span the entire travel spectrum, encompassing online and offline ticketing for businesses and individuals with a robust Ecom platform, inbound and outbound holidays (Akbar Holidays), MICE, Destination Management (Arabian Journeys), Medical Tourism (Travocure), Umrah, Study Abroad and Al Jazeera Exchange.
Akbar Holidays, with its extensive network around the world, offers exciting customized and affordable packages suitable for various types of vacation seekers like honeymoon, adventure, family travel, shopping and food and travel travel. weekend, etc to exotic destinations. They are also linked to hotels of all price ranges around the world in cities like Bali, Washington DC, San Francesco, Kuala Lumpur, Budapest, Sydney, Rome, Barcelona and more, offering affordable accommodation and good value. value for money.
In a rare synergy, Travocure, the medical tourism vertical of Akbar Travels, has partnered with some of the leading healthcare institutions across geographies and is set to meet the rigorous demands of its customers by offering effective packages in advanced hospital establishments, renowned doctors specializing in major disciplines and trained paramedical personnel.
Akbar Travels also offers excellent ‘standard’, ‘special’ and ‘premium’ Umrah travel packages which cover tickets, accommodation and visa services from different cities. Packages include air-conditioned rooms, healthy meals, recommended air services and local transportation to ensure an enjoyable trip.
One of the main focus areas of Akbar Travels Oman, in line with Her Majesty’s Vision 2040, is to promote Oman’s inbound tourism industry, with the Indo-Omanian sector being a segment that will be explored and exploited. to its full potential due to its pan India presence. Akbar Travels plans to open and operate five additional new branches in Oman in the near future as part of its expansion into the Sultanate.