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Awards

13 Apr 2015
Indus Travels Receives Top Honors at South African Tourism's Ubuntu Awards 2015

Indus Travels was honored for “Outstanding Achievement in Strategic Partnerships" at one of the tourism industry's most celebrated occasions, the annual South African Tourism's Ubuntu Awards ceremony in New York.

The honors were bestowed at the sixth annual Ubuntu Awards at an elegant dinner reception at New York City's Museum of Natural History on Monday, April 13, 2015. The Ubuntu Awards recognizes South African Tourism's outstanding trade partners in business and leisure travel.

The event was hosted by Mr. Thulani Nzima CEO of South African Tourism, Wendy Perrin served as Master of Ceremonies. The Hon. Derek Hanekom, South Africa's Minister of Tourism, delivered the keynote address to distinguished guests including Ambassador Mninwa Mahlangu South Africa's Ambassador to the United States. Trevor North, South-African born, stand up comedian entertained guests at the event.

"It is rewarding to be honored by South African Tourism with an award for selling a destination that we are so passionate about," said Praveen Syal, Managing Director of Indus Travels, as he accepted the award.

Indus Travels is proud to be the leader in US & Canadian travel to South Africa. Indus Travels offer both affordable small groups and custom trips to South Africa.

03 Mar 2010
Indus Travels, the Richmond BC based premier tour operator to India

Indus Travels, the Richmond BC based premier tour operator to India, has been acknowledged as “The Best Tour Operator To India From The Americas” for the third time in a span of last four years. The award was presented by Shri Mohammad Hamid Ansari, Vice President of India to Mr. Praveen Syal, Managing Director of Indus Travels on the 3rd of March in New Delhi. Hon. Kumari Selja, Tourism Minister, India, singled out Indus Travels at the ceremony for their unprecedented accomplishment as the third time winner of the most distinguished award as she congratulated Mr. Syal at the ceremony.

When asked to comment, Mr. Syal acknowledged the dedicated staff of Indus Travels and all his industry partners saying, “Without the support of my core industry partners, India Tourism, Canada and the Indus team, this award would not be possible. Indus Travels will continue to be innovative, progressive and dedicated to their commitment to promote tourism to India”.

17 Feb 2015
Indus Travels wins Travelzoo Awards for Best Vacation Company

NEW YORK, February 17, 2015 – Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ: TZOO), a global Internet media company, today announced the winners of the 2014 Travelzoo Awards. The annual awards shine a spotlight on companies that provide the year’s very best travel and entertainment deals. The 2014 Travelzoo Award winners include well-known brands such as Atlantis, Cirque du Soleil, Qatar Airways, Tourism Ireland, Starwood Hotels & Resorts and outstanding local brands such as the Waldorf Astoria Berlin, the Vancouver Film Festival and the Ascot Racecourse.

“The Travelzoo Award is the ultimate stamp of approval. The winners go above and beyond to create experiences that surprise and delight our 27 million members,” said Chris Loughlin, chief executive officer for Travelzoo. “The winners inspired millions of travelers to jump off the sofa and have a great time exploring the world.”

Travelzoo Deal Experts select the award winners, using a five-point evaluation system that takes into account the quality, reliability, consistency, competitiveness and broad appeal. Winners in the Excellence Award category must also receive a positive rating from 95% of Travelzoo members who experienced a deal with the company.

For more information about the 2014 Travelzoo Awards, please visit www.travelzoo.com/tzoos.

The 2014 Travelzoo Award winners are:

Best Deals from a Vacation Company
Canada: Indus Travels

About Travelzoo
Travelzoo Inc. is a global Internet media company. With more than 27 million members in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific and 25 offices worldwide, Travelzoo® publishes deals from more than 2,000 travel, entertainment and local companies. Travelzoo Deal Experts review offers to find the best deals and confirm their true value. In Asia Pacific, Travelzoo is independently owned and operated by Travelzoo (Asia) Ltd. and Travelzoo Japan K.K. under a license agreement with Travelzoo Inc.

29 Feb 2012
4th award for best tour operator to India in Americas

Indus Travels well known in the industry throughout North America as the premier tour operator to India, has been officially acknowledged yet again as "The Best Tour Operator To India From The Americas" for the fourth time in a span of last five years by the Ministry of Tourism, India. The award was presented in New Delhi, India by Mrs. Pratibha Patil, President of India to Mr. Praveen Syal, Managing Director of Indus Travels on the 29th February, 2012. Mr. Subodh Kant Sahay, Tourism Minister, India, singled out Indus Travels at the ceremony for their unprecedented accomplishment as the fourth time winner of the most distinguished award as he congratulated Mr. Syal at the ceremony.

25 Jan 2007
..and the award for best tour operator to India in Americas goes to Indus Travels

The much coveted Golden Elephant Mr. Praveen Syal, MD, Indus Travels receiving the award from Ms. Ambika Soni, Minister of Tourism, Govt. Of India.

While uniquely specializing in India, Indus Travels has been able to maximize interest in India by offering a unique combination of tours and unparalleled expertise. Appealing to a wide variety of clients, Indus Travels has successfully been able to send a wide range of travelers to experience the India, whatever their needs and expectations.

Setting themselves apart from other North American operators, Indus Travels offers unrivaled knowledge of India from their authoritative team of travel experts and excellent support from their Indian offices.

27 Feb 2008
Indus Travels named "Best Tour Operator to India from America's" for record second year

Indus Travels has been again named India’s “Best Tour Operator from the Americas” by India’s Ministry of Tourism. This is the second time in a row that Indus Travels has now won the award. The National Tourism Awards Ceremony was held in New Delhi on February 27, 2008 and the Minister of Tourism, Mrs. Ambika Soni, presented the award to Mr. Syal, the Director of Indus Travels.

While uniquely specializing in India, Indus Travels has been able to maximize interest in India by offering a unique combination of tours and unparalleled expertise. Appealing to a wide variety of clients, Indus Travels has successfully been able to send a wide range of travelers to experience the India, whatever their needs and expectations.

Setting themselves apart from other North American operators, Indus Travels offers unrivaled knowledge of India from their authoritative team of travel experts and excellent support from their Indian offices.

Indus Travels specializes in small group and custom private tours to India and other exotic destinations worldwide, at competitive prices that represent exceptionally good value.

10 Jun 2008
Indus Travels Receives TOP AGENT AWARD from Singapore Airlines.

Indus Travels has been honored by Singapore Airlines as TOP AGENT for 2006-07, for the Essence of India program. The award was presented to appreciate Indus Travel’s remarkable track record for quality and reliability for tours to Indian subcontinent.

Indus Travels Inc. has been crafting private Custom Journeys and Small Group Trips to India, Nepal, and numerous exotic destinations since 2001. Their regional expertise also makes Indus Travels the operator of choice for dozens of Canada & America’s travel agents.

13 Sep 2007
Indus Travels wins Appreciation Award from Malaysia Tourism Board

In September 2007, the Malaysia Tourism Board presented us with an appreciation award for our exciting repertoire of packages to Malaysia. Indus Travels is truly honored to receive this award from the Malaysia Tourism Board.

29 May 2017
Israel Ministry of Tourism officially recognized Indus Travels

The Israel Ministry of Tourism officially recognized Indus Travels for successfully promoting and selling Israel as a world-class destination at an appreciation dinner at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver last night.

Oded Grofman, consul for tourism, Israel Government Tourist Office (IGTO), Canada, came in from Toronto to hand-deliver an appreciation plaque to Indus’s managing director Praveen Syal.

The appreciation plaque names Syal as an Israel travel specialist, and thanks him for promoting and selling the destination.

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