Who are the organisers of the Awards?
The Ministry of Tourism along with the Commission for Tourism hosts the Awards annually and the event is entirely organized and executed by Zanzi promotions.
What are the awards for?
Zanzibar Tourism Awards brings together the Zanzibar tourism sector to celebrate individuals and organisations that best deliver exceptional experiences and achieve enterprise excellence.
The focus extends beyond experience and excellence to encompass enterprise excellence. The Awards remains an integral part of the Ministry of Information, Tourism and Heritage and Commission for Tourism along with other partners’ efforts to raise Zanzibar’s tourism sector’s competitiveness by motivating organisations and individuals to create compelling experiences and adopt best practices.
WHAT ARE THE DATES I NEED TO KNOW?
Nomination period: Closes on 31st August 2018
Shortlisting and judging period: TBA!
Announcement of Winners and Awards Ceremony: 20th October 2018
WHAT DO AWARD RECIPIENTS RECEIVE?
Award recipients will be presented with a trophy and certificate at the Awards Presentation Ceremony at Hotel Verde Zanzibar, with chief Guest, Dr Ali Mohammed Shein, President of Zanzibar.
WHEN AND WHERE WILL THE AWARDS CEREMONY BE HELD?
The 2018 Zanzibar Tourism Awards Presentation Ceremony will be held on 20th October. The venue may vary each year.
WHO WAS ON OUR JUDGING PANEL FOR 2017?
Our judging panel comprised of locals from various sectors as well as Government institutions. Recognised professionals in their fields. Find out more about our judges by clicking on this link.