Deadline Monday 8 July 2019
The Zimbabwe Tourism Authority will be hosting the 12th edition of Sanganai/Hlanganani in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe from 12 – 14 September 2019.
They have again invited SATSA members to participate as hosted buyers.
To qualify, applicants must meet the following requirements:
• Have potential to avail future business with local tourism operators
• Provide evidence of past/future business in the SADC region and/or the Southern Africa OR have a genuine interest in the region
• Be a senior travel industry person with direct purchasing responsibility
• Come from one of the following company types: Group Travel Organisers, Online Travel Companies, Incentive Travel Agencies, Leisure Travel Agencies, Wholesalers, Outbound Tour Operators, Airlines’ Holiday Divisions
The applications will undergo a vetting process and successful applicants will be notified and further information will be provided on participation as a Semi Hosted Buyer.
The Zimbabwe Tourism Authority will offer the following to the Buyers:
• Complimentary accommodation during the expo days on a B&B basis
• Complimentary accommodation on B&B basis and provision of some meals whilst on a pre or post tour and during the expo days
• Complimentary airport transfers
• Complimentary pre or post tour of selected destinations around Zimbabwe inclusive of activities as per the provided itineraries. Please note that selection will be on a first come first served basis. Should the tour you choose be fully subscribed, you may be requested to select an alternative tour or have one selected for you
• Access to the matchmaking system for pre-scheduled appointments at the expo
• VIP invitations to all the networking events during the expo
• Access to the Buyers’ Lounge, with a rest area, beverage service, tourism publications, business centre and meeting area
Buyers will be responsible for the following:
• To pay for their return long haul flights to Bulawayo and any connecting flights from Harare to Bulawayo if applicable
• To apply and pay for visa fees where applicable
• Travel insurance to cover the duration of the pre or post tours and exhibition days
For more information on the Sanganai/Hlanganani World Travel Expo, please click here.
Should you be interested in applying as a hosted buyer, please complete this booking form and submit with a brief company profile to support your application. Applications can be submitted to Sherry Sibanda, Minister Counsellor – Tourism on firstname.lastname@example.org.