Indaba is one of the largest tourism marketing events in Africa, and one of the top three must see events globally.
Indaba showcases the widest variety of Southern Africa's best tourism products and services and also attracts international visitors and media from around the world. Indaba is organized by Kagiso Exhibitions and Events and is owned by South African Tourism.
Indaba is held in Durban at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli Convention Centre formally the Durban International Convention Centre (ICC). In 2011 the Indaba will be held on 7th May 2011 to the 10th May 2011.
Visitor profiles include : Adventure Travel, Business Travel Agencies, Conference Organizers, Consulting Companies, Ground Handlers, Group Travel Agencies, Incentive Agencies, Marketing Services, Online Travel, Retail Travel Agencies, Sports Tourism Eco Tourism and Tour Operators.
Indaba is covered by local and international media via radio, television, newspapers and dedicated travel publications.
The Stands at Indaba get judged from the faculty of Marketing, Tourism and Interior Design of the Durban University of Technology and are given awards, the winners will be contacted by the organizers which are Kagiso Exhibitions. There are Platinum, Gold and Silver awards given to each category which are : Outdoor, Provinces/ Regional, Tour Operators, Accommodation, Allied Industries, Transportation, SADC Region and Sponsorship.
Place : Inkosi Albert Luthuli Convention Centre (formally Durban International Convention Centre), Durban, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
Dates : Show Days: 7 - 10 May 2011
International Trade Days: 7 - 10 May 2011
Local Trade Days: 9 - 10 May 2011
Nearby Towns:Durban Beachfront Durban City Centre
, Durban Area (within 10km of CBD)
, Durban Point Waterfront
, Berea, Durban
, Cowey Road, Durban
, Botanic Gardens
, Essenwood, Durban
, Musgrave, Durban
, Morningside, Durban
, Manor Gardens
, Bluff, Durban
, Glenwood, Durban
, Greyville, Durban
, Glenmore, Durban
Nearby Points Of Interest:The Poetry Africa festival
, Durban City Hall
, Durban's Rickshaw pullers
, The Drum Cafe
, The KwaMuhle Museum
, The Mashu Museum of Ethnology
, Howard College Building, University of KwaZulu Natal
, Dusi Canoe marathon
, Poetry Africa
, Amphitheatre Flea Market
, Blue Flag Beaches in KwaZulu Natal
, The Baby Expo
, Durban Ice Rink
, KwaZulu-Natal Philharmonic Orchestra