Herzeg Day Tours wins Tour Operator of the Year (Bosnia and Herzegovina) – European Awards 2017 by LGT
We are extremely proud and exciting to announce that Herzeg Day Tours has been successful in winning the Award as “Tour Operator of the Year – Bosnia and Herzegovina” at the European Awards 2017.
This prize is sponsored by The Luxury Travel Guide. It recognises the dedication and passion of our staff to the promotion and development of tourist industry in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
We will be placed in the awards winners guide which will be distributed to over 500,000 people worldwide. You will be able to find the guide airport lounges worldwide as they have a sponsorship with United Airlines. You will also be able to find the guide on cruise ships in over 10,000 hotels and also with holiday specialists and tour providers.
Over the past 12 months, The Luxury Travel Guide has been receiving votes for individuals & companies throughout Europe, with their subscribers, hotel guests, travel agencies and industry experts all voting on who they feel is most deserving. The Luxury Travel Guide Awards is an international awards programme in recognition of all holiday & tour options from large operators to small, independent guides.
So what is the Luxury Travel Guide and what does this award mean? We’ve taken the following text from their website.
The Luxury Travel Guide Awards represent the pinnacle of hospitality achievement, championing the best in their respective fields. This year has seen an unprecedented number of shortlisted companies, providing strong competition in every category. The Luxury Travel Awards recognise and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the affluent travel and tourism industry. A team of experts have scoured the globe and travelled extensively in order to identify everything from the very best hotels, airlines and tour operators through to highlighting the most reputable transfer service companies.
The Luxury Travel Guide Awards is sponsored by United Airlines. United Airlines serve 362 destinations across 58 countries with 4,734 daily departures. The Luxury Travel Guide Awards will be available at each of the 54 United Club Member Lounges around the world. Each year the Luxury Awards are broken down into regions to coincide with the release of their respective Luxury Travel Guide.
European Awards: Europe is a veritable haven of tourist treats and with so many companies competing to make your stay in one of the world’s most diverse continents a memorable one, you can be sure that your boutique hotel or culinary tour allows you to absorb whichever country you are choosing to stay. In order to appreciate the high standards set by these companies, the European Travel Awards 2017 celebrate the great services they offer. Celebrating & rewarding excellence in many areas, these awards recognise companies regardless of size or location across categories including:
• Service Excellence • Local Knowledge • Online Visibility • Use of Technology • Marketing & Branding • Employee Satisfaction • Cultural Understanding • Diversity • Communication Skills • Disability Provisions.“
We’ve included part of the confirmation email below. What a pleasant surprise this was!
As you may be aware the casefiles for the shortlisted nominees were submitted to the judging panel last week and they have now made their initial decisions. I am pleased to announce that you have won Tour Operator of the Year for Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 2017 Holiday & Tour Specialist Awards!
The awards program selects winners based on their achievements and strengths in the travel industry. We received an overwhelming number of superb nominations this year and the judging panel had the unenviable task of selecting those firms, teams and individuals within each category most worthy of an award.
Award winners that have demonstrated success and innovation will gain a place in our soon-to-be published award winners’ guide, which will be printed & distributed to over half a million subscribers alongside our printed distribution which will see over 250,000 hard copies sent to luxury hotels, cruise ships and airport lounges across the world..
All winners of the 2017 Holiday & Tour Specialist Awardsare subject to the same rigorous assessment criteria, carried out by our experienced in-house professionals as well as a number of celebrity guest judges. This ensures that only the most deserving teams, businesses and individuals walk away with one of these prestigious accolades.
All Luxury Travel Guide Award programs represent the pinnacle of achievement, championing the best in their respective fields, therefore to come out as a clear winner is an achievement to be proud of.
You can imagine that our pride goes beyond words! We’re just a small, professional family business, but we work extremely hard to ensure that our guests have an amazing time when they visit us. Winning a title like this is absolutely a payoff for our effort.
Many, many thanks for all your support this year.