Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) invites global travellers to embark on a journey of discovery in 2024, positioning Bahrain as a premier travel destination. The Kingdom of Bahrain, with its strategic geographical location, offers and enticing array of attractions, events, and cultural experiences, making it the ideal choice for travellers seeking a perfect blend of relaxation, adventure and cultural exploration.
In 2024, one can expect Bahrain to stand out as a travel haven to those seeking short getaways, providing ample opportunities to enjoy the many long weekends the year holds. Noted as an evolving travel trend, multiple short getaways are being favored over traditional one or two extended breaks. Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority would actively like to tap this trend and position itself as an ideal long weekend destination from India.
As a short-haul destination, Bahrain is a quick flight away from India with great connectivity via multiple airlines and cities at highly competitive pricing. It offers a rich cultural tapestry and vibrant experiences to a diverse audience seeking a break from their daily routine. An island nation with pristine beaches, vibrant nightlife, host of luxurious hotels and progressive and hospitable locals, make for an ideal holiday with friends, family and spa-cation alike. For the adventure seekers, Bahrain offers thrilling activities such as indoor sky diving, F1-inspired karting and diving in search of real pearls which will keep visitors engaged and enthralled.
As travellers explore Bahrain in 2024, they will be captivated by the kingdom's open and inviting culture. Bahrain seamlessly blends rich heritage with modern amenities, offering a unique experience where tradition and innovation coexist harmoniously. Bahrainis take pride in sharing their stories, traditions, and delicious cuisine with visitors, creating an immersive and unforgettable cultural experience.
About Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA):
Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority was established in 2015 under the Royal Decree number (76) for the year 2015 issued by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, King of Bahrain.
Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA)’s scope of work includes all sectors related to national tourism affairs in the Kingdom: organize conventions and trade exhibitions in the Kingdom of Bahrain; attract international, regional and local conferences to be hosted in the Kingdom; establish, manage, promote and maintain the Authority’s conventions and exhibitions centers directly or through specialized companies or firms BTEA establishes solely or in partnership with others for the same purpose; grant licenses for conventions and trade exhibitions, supervise and assess them.
The Tourism sector aims to attract prominent international events that engage large number of tourists and strengthen the position of Bahrain as an important tourism attraction on a regional and international level. BTEA also aspires to boost the Tourism sector’s contribution in the national economy, in line with the Bahrain Economic vision 2030 and toward achieving the goals of the Economic Development Board.