The coming edition will feature approximately 550 luxury travel suppliers, an increase of around 10 per cent year-on-year. New participating exhibitors include Banwa Private Island in the Philippines, Makanyi Private Game Lodge in South Africa, Matetsi Victoria Falls in South Africa, Bahwah Reserve in Indonesia and the Ungasan Clifftop Resort in Bali.
Returning exhibitors include Rosewood Hotels Resorts, Belmond, Kempinski Hotels, InterContinental Hotels, Four Seasons, as well as destinations including Switzerland, New Zealand, Botswana, Japan and Singapore.
In addition to more exhibitiors, ILTM Asia Pacific will also expand its hosted buyer programme, where planners and agencies will be able to engage with suppliers to create more than 30,000 one-to-one meetings during the show.
Next, the participant programme this year will support the ILTM theme of health and wellness with morning ILTM bay runs and morning yoga in the host hotels. There will also be a designated area on the showfloor called The Retreat, and it’ll feature brands showcasing some of the latest health and wellness products and services.