The excellence of our tourism sector has been recognized by the World Travel Awards (WTA), which nominated Peruvian companies, attractions and entities in 47 categories of the South American edition of the renowned event.
For the 26th South American edition of the WTA, Peru is competing to be the best destination in terms of adventure, nature, culture, cuisine, beaches, whale watching, business, destination city, cruises and destination in general, among other things.
PROMPERÚ will also defend the title of Best Tourist Office in South America, an award it has won for the last three years in a row.
It is worth mentioning that awards are given based on votes received through the World Travel Awards website. From March 25 to May 24, there will be the opportunity to vote for Peruvian nominees. The winners will be revealed on July 13, at the awards ceremony to be held in La Paz (Bolivia).
As for the Peruvian private sector, it is competing in various categories, such as the best boutique cruise service and the best private jet. The hotel sector has also obtained several nominations and hotels compete to be the best hotel, best airport hotel, best new hotel, best luxury boutique, best resort and best romantic resort, among other categories.
Finally, Peruvian tour operators and train companies have also been nominated as offering the best service to tourists in South America.
ABOUT THE WTA
Each year, the World Travel Awards cover the world with a series of gala ceremonies organized to recognize and celebrate individual and collective success within each key geographic region. Those who win in the regional editions compete at the end of the year in the world edition of the awards.
WTA gala ceremonies are widely regarded as the best networking opportunities in the travel industry, attended by government and industry leaders, celebrities and print media, as well as international media.
PROMPERÚ as the best tourist promotion agency and Machu Picchu is competing in the category of best tourist attraction in South America.