Printed on : Thursday, March 17, 2022
Sarawak can be Malaysia’s favorite vacation spot on the MATTA truthful which can be taking place from ninth – tenth April 2022 at World Commerce Centre (WTC), Kuala Lumpur as introduced by the press convention in the present day.
Sarawak Tourism Board’s (STB) Chief Government Officer (CEO) Sharzede Datu Haji Salleh Askor stated that Sarawak’s participation in MATTA Truthful is an effective step ahead to spice up home tourism in Malaysia.
She stated as home tourism continues to drive tourism restoration in 2022, they’re very optimistic about rising home customer arrivals.
Sarawak’s home customer arrivals in Jan 2022 confirmed a 566.82% enhance as in comparison with Jan 2021 which gave us extra confidence on this restoration path.
She added that STB’s homegrown intra-state campaigns Sia Sitok Sarawak (SSS) and Sia Sitok Sarawak Lodging (SSSA) created to revive home travelling in 2020 acquired a optimistic response with 1,797 excursions packages booked for the primary two SSS marketing campaign rollouts, whereas 8,351 rooms had been booked for the primary SSSA marketing campaign rollout.
Sia Sitok Sarawak was expanded earlier in 2022 to Sia Sitok Sarawak PLUS, an interstate journey marketing campaign in collaboration with Malaysia Aviation Group (MAG) to seize the West Malaysian and Sabahan markets.
This yr, along with our tourism business gamers, they’re going all out to advertise Sarawak as a chief eco-tourism vacation spot. With air connectivity being one of many predominant keys to drive guests into Sarawak, they are going to deal with rising our direct airline connectivity to and from Sarawak.
Except for that, they may even transcend leisure journey the place we can be specializing in medical and academic tourism which is according to our Sarawak’s 15-year Tourism Grasp Plan, she added.
STB’s 21 cubicles will showcase Sarawak’s engaging Tradition, Journey, Nature, Meals and Festivals (CANFF) choices starting from leisure actions to adrenaline pumping tour packages similar to visiting conventional longhouses, birding, frogging to diving, kayaking and mountaineering.
Guests to the sales space can stand an opportunity to obtain souvenirs giveaway gadgets similar to a Penan clutch bag, genuine handwoven rattan pepper baskets or bead garlands by taking part within the video games.
In addition to that, there may even be a distribution of Sarawak’s native delicacies similar to Bubur Pedas and Kek Lapis Sarawak.
Sarawak is the most important state in Malaysia and residential to one of many largest pristine rainforests on this planet with 28 ethnic teams dwelling harmoniously towards a backdrop of age-old heritage and parts of modernity with a plethora of Tradition, Journey, Nature, Meals and Competition.
At the moment, guests from West Malaysia can take direct flights from Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Ipoh, Johor Bahru, Langkawi, Kota Bahru to Kuching, whereas they will direct flights from Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru and Penang to Sibu and take direct flights from Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru to Miri.
Tags: Malaysia Aviation Group (MAG), matta truthful, Sarawak Tourism Board