Langkawi picked up the Best Honeymoon Destination..
MALAYSIA bagged The Best Green Destination (World) 2013 award, Langkawi picked up the Best Honeymoon Destination runner-up award and Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) was announced the Best Airport (World) runner-up at the Travel + Leisure India’s Best Awards at a glittering event held in New Delhi recently.
Hosted by the world’s leading travel and lifestyle magazine, this is Malaysia’s second consecutive win in the Best Green destination. The magazine had conducted a nation-wide poll amongst its readers to choose the final winners.
Speaking of the win, Tourism Malaysia director Manoharan Periasamy said, “We are honoured to have been conferred this recognition. Natural beauty and rainforests are synonymous with Malaysia and to be recognised for this motivates us to intensify our efforts to position Malaysia as a leading eco-tourism destination to our guests.”
On Langkawi, Periasamy said, “Langkawi is one of the most popular destinations among Indians. Over the past few years, we have seen that it’s becoming a favourite among wedding planners, and honeymooners too.”
Along with easy accessibility, Langkawi offers you a stunning location making it a dream wedding destination, he added.
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