Local Team: GCC

Local Team: GCC

GCC B2B Approach

VisitBritain is the national tourism board for Great Britain with the remit to promote Britain to potential visitors in an appealing way. The travel trade plays an important role in influencing consumers choice of destination in the GCC; with the traditional travel agent still remaining popular, growing trends are towards online travel agents.

Our B2B strategy is to work with key intermediaries to:

  1. Generate incremental value, in particular to London and rest of England, with a longer length of stay.
  2. To create itineraries suitable for the GCC market driving seasonality.
  3. To support Trade with the most relevant product and content available.

Meet the Team

Maik Vetter – B2B Manager GCC – Maik.Vetter@visitbritain.org

Fawaz Ahmed – B2B Assistant Manager GCC- fawaz.ahmed@visitbritain.org

1205 Aspect Tower, Business Bay, Dubai, PO Box 33342

NEWS

VisitBritain GCC Team conducted a destination training at the new Almosafer academy in Riyadh during the month of September 2019

TXGB

VisitBritain and VisitEngland has launched an online business-to-business platform connecting tourism businesses in England to the world. You can find more information  HERE. 

Accommodation Updates

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Featured Itineraries

Day Trips

7 Day Trip

9 Day Trip

London

Top London Attractions

See the best that London has to offer

 

 

London’s best afternoon teas

What could be more English than scones and sandwiches accompanied by a pot of tea?

 

 

VAT and Tax Free Shopping

VAT is a 20% sales tax charged on most goods. Exceptions are food, books and children’s clothes. You can find more details  HERE

Sporting Britain

Must-See Football Stadium Tours

Manchester United Football StadiumTake a tour behind-the-scenes of your favorite football stadiums.

VisitBritain Toolkit

  • Does your client have questions about visiting Great Britain?  Here is all you need to know about practical tips before going on holiday in Britain.
  • Purchase attractions, tours and travel essentials at The VisitBritain Shop
  • Access a wide selection of image assets here
  • Destination Management Organisations (DMOs) play a key role in developing tourism locally. Find your nearest one here and their contact details
  • The Supplier Directory will give you information about UK based services which may be useful when planning your client’s trip

BritAgent

JOIN  our VisitBritain international training today and become one of the best-certified travel agents in the GCC market .