Following the title of “Asia’s Leading Heritage Destination” awarded by the World Travel Awards (WTA) 2020 in early November for Asia region, Vietnam continues to spread its name globally with the award “World’s Leading Heritage Destination 2020” in the WTA Grand Final ceremony.
Vietnam tourism has won many prestigious awards at the Grand Final of the World Travel Award (WTA), which took place online in Moscow, Russia on November 27. The Grand Final WTA 2020 ceremony is where the winning candidates at 6 regional WTA ceremonies compete with each other for prestigious global awards.
Most notably, in the “World’s Leading Heritage Destination 2020” award, Vietnam surpassed other nominees including Brazil, Russia, Egypt, Greece, Portugal and Saudi Arabia to achieve this title.
In addition, in terms of the category “World’s Leading Cultural Tourist Attraction 2020”, Sun World Fansipan Legend was also named instead of other competitors from Italy, Spain and United Arab Emirates.
Sun World Ba Na Hills also won the award “World’s Leading Iconic Tourist Attraction 2020” and Golden Bridge won the “Wold’s Leading Iconic Tourist Bridge 2020”.
In the hospitality category, another representative that makes Vietnamese tourism proud is Vinpearl Luxury Landmark 81 with the award “World’s Leading City Hotel 2020”, the “World’s Leading Conference & Wedding Hotel 2020” and the award “World Leading Riverfront Hotel 2020”.
InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula was also awarded “World’s Leading Green Resort 2020”, and JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay with the award “World’s Leading Luxury Wedding Resort 2020”. Another representative in Danang, which is Premier Village Danang Resort managed by AccorHotels, won the award “World’s Leading Family Villa Resort 2020”.
In the aviation category, the flag carrier Vietnam Airlines was honored as “World’s Leading Cultural Airline 2020” and Van Don International Airport was awarded the “World’s Leading Reginal Airport 2020”.
In addition, in the travel agent category, Vietravel was awarded the “World’s Leading Group Tour Operator 2020”.