The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) announced that it will be hosting four major weddings, with more than 2,000. “We are pleased to be hosting four major Indian weddings in the upcoming months which will contribute USD$5 million to the Kingdom's GDP and further promote Bahrain as a prime wedding destination. The weddings will be held during the period between November 2018 and February 2019,” said the Advisor to the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority, Dr. Ali Hassan Follad.
Bahrain boasts a number of 5 and 4 star hotels with a fully dedicated service sector that is able to offer all services from food and beverages, entertainment and unique wedding concepts. Hosting these major weddings comes in line with the BTEA’s 2016-2018 strategy to promote the Kingdom as a prime wedding destinationunder the umbrella of “Island Wedding” and is a result ofthe BTEA’s participation in several exhibitions held in India, where awide range of wedding serviceswere showcased such as wedding and event organizers andunique venues, international luxury hotel chains and boutique offerings.The Kingdom’s diverse offerings also make it an ideal destination for families and international tourists.