Mumbai, 21st Nov 2017: Cox & Kings Ltd., the oldest and leading tour operator with operations in 22 countries across continents was bestowed upon the honour of ‘Best Luxury Travel Curator’, at the Travel + Leisure India’s Best Awards 2017 held at ITC Maurya, New Delhi. An annual award ceremony hosted by the widely read travel publication, Travel + Leisure, honours the best in class travel destinations and other ancillary services of the tourism industry, based on readers’ feedback and experiences.
Cox & Kings was awarded for its world-class luxury offerings that yet remain unmatched. Crafting journeys infused with enriching experiences, visits to exotic locations and sojourns that are first of its kind, Cox & Kings has been the go-to brand for every luxury need since more than two centuries.
The recognition is indeed valuable as the winners are chosen through an annual survey, where readers of Travel + Leisure are asked to cast their votes for the very best in each category. This year, Travel + Leisure received an overwhelming increase of around 30% since last year.
Speaking on the occasion, Peter Kerkar, Group CEO, Cox & Kings Ltd. said, “The award stands testimony to our commitment in offering the innovation in luxury travel. We have been termed as pioneers in certain luxury segments and this award only motivates us to consistently work towards maintaining that. I am humbled at the confidence and trust conferred upon us by our esteemed guests.”
The guests of honour who graced the occasion were Mr. Hans Christian WINKLER, Press Department and Official spokesman of the German Embassy, Mr. Inaki Vitorika, Cultural Counsellor of the Embassy of Spain, and Sujit Banerjee, Secretary General, World Travel and Tourism Council.