Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) announces the island nation has won the "Best Romantic Destination" award at the Travel + Leisure India's Best Awards 2022, in the international category.
The award was announced at the 11th edition of the Readers' Choice Travel + Leisure India's Best Awards, held at the ITC Maurya, New Delhi on November 16, 2022. The High Commissioner of Maldives to India Mr. Ibrahim Shaheeb accepted the award on behalf of the country.
The T + L India's Best Awards 2022 facilitates the best in travel, hospitality and lifestyle. Winners were chosen through an online voting platform that ran for a 60 day duration.
India remains as the strongest source market to the Maldives with 199,219 arrivals as of November 16, 2022. The market also stayed at the top spot in 2020 with 62,960 annual arrivals, and recorded 278,740 arrivals in 2021.