14 Awards for Portugal at the World Travel Awards 2020

Published: 2020-11-30  

Portugal has just been awarded 14 prizes at the World Travel Awards 2020. Among them are the best beaches and the best island destinations in the world. The Secretary of State for Tourism, Rita Marques pointed out in a statement, “Overcoming all constraints, we preserve the reputation and notoriety of our destinations”, according to the words of this member of the government, these prizes they are a sign that Portugal has shown the world that it is “a safe country, ready for everyone to receive, when possible”.

The World Travel Awards, considered the 'Oscars' of tourism, are “attributed annually, since 1993, by professionals in the sector on a worldwide scale, distinguishing the work developed in the tourism industry in order to stimulate the competitiveness and quality of tourism. Madeira continues to be the best island destination in the world, in the 2020 edition of the World Travel Awards, which also distinguished Lisbon as the best 'city break' destination in the world and the Algarve, as the best beach destination in the world ”, added Government.

“World’s Leading Luxury Leisure Resort” 2020 - Conrad Algarve

Conrad Algarve

“World’s Leading Tourism Development Project” 2020 - Dark Sky Alqueva, Portugal and Spain
“World’s Leading Golf & Villa Resort” 2020  - Dunas Douradas Beach Club, Portugal
“World’s Leading Wine Region Hotel” 2020 - L’AND Vineyards, Portugal

L’AND Vineyards

“World’s Leading Adventure Tourist Attraction” 2020  - Passadiços do Paiva (Arouca UNESCO Global Geopark), Portugal
“World’s Leading Classic Hotel”2020 - Olissippo Lapa Palace Hotel, Portugal

Olissippo Lapa Palace Hotel

“World’s Leading Conservation Company” 2020 - Parques de Sintra – Monte da Lua, Portugal
“World’s Leading Airline to Africa” 2020  -TAP Air Portugal
“World’s Leading Airline to South America” 2020 - TAP Air Portugal
“World’s Leading Inflight Magazine” 2020 - Up Magazine (TAP Air Portugal)
“World’s Leading Fine Dining Hotel Restaurant” 2020 - Vila Joya Restaurant at Hotel Vila Joya, Portugal

Vila Joya Restaurant

“World’s Leading City Break Destination” 2020 - Lisbon, Portugal
“World’s Leading Beach Destination” 2020 - Algarve, Portugal
“World’s Leading Island Destination” 2020 - Madeira Islands



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