India’s Akbar Travels opens Doha office

July 05, 2010 - 11:09:45 pm


DOHA:  Akbar Travels of India, a leading India-based travel agency, is set to open its office in Doha on July 8.

Akbar Travels has grown in the last 32 years with its consistent performance as a trusted brand of reliability. It has developed as the largest travel agent in India in terms of International Air Transport Association (IATA) approved branches, staff strength and business turnover.

Over the last three decades, it has established 54 IATA branches and 25 satellite offices in India. As per IATA it is the largest issuer of air tickets in South Asia. “We are further delighted that we have spread our wings to reach  the Middle East Region. Akbar Travels has established overseas branches which are earning name and fame in Dubai, Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah, Ajman, Muscat Jeddah and Riyadh. Apart from these, we have 10 satellite offices in UAE,” said R Kannan, General Manager, Head Office.

“We are confident our experiences are bound to make our performance in Doha successful. The buoyant economic growth and globalisation has created massive opportunity for growth of travel and Tourism in both Qatar and India. Akbar Travels will now endeavour to bridge both countries for growth of travel and tours.”

The Doha Akbar Travel branch, near Crazy Signal, will offer a number of travel services including most economical fares in all international and domestic airlines.

Other services includes car rentals from Akbar Travels Car Rental in a few major Indian cities, visa counselling and passport assistance. The Peninsula