Maldives Halal Travel also known as MHT is a platform that provides unique offers and key information about Maldives to those travelers seeking halal friendly packages. Being one of the top luxurious destinations in the world, Maldives offers exquisite halal packages that are little known to the world. Whether it be a solo traveler seeking some quiet time away from the hustle and bustle, or a honeymooner seeking to enjoy their dream vacation, or a family trying to enjoy activities specialized for children, Maldives halal packages cater to all segments in adherence to the Islamic law.
Maldives Halal Travel (MHT) and its platform of products including Maldives Halal Travel Magazine has been launched at Arabian Travel Market 2021 on the 16th of May 2021 in Dubai. This initiative is spearheaded by Dr. Hussein Sunny Umar, whose doctoral thesis was titled “Developing Islamic Tourism in the Maldives.” Backed up by his academic knowledge, expertise in developing new products and the support of MMPRC and Ministry of Tourism- He has ambitious plans to penetrate the halal market.
“It is a potential market worth over $189 billion. The goal is to drive Muslim travelers to Maldives especially from the GCC region. Maldives has been ever so reliant on our typical markets and the pandemic has taught us to diverse in our segmentation. While we have never tried this before, Maldives as a 100% Muslim country has the potential to drive this market” - Dr. Hussein Sunny Umar
Maldives Halal Travel’s portfolio of products includes exclusive halal news, offers, Maldives Halal Travel Magazine (Print & Digital), Muslim Friendly Travel Rating (MFTR), advisory & consultancy, PR & marketing, trainings, conferences, specialized content creation, visiting designated halal travel fairs & expos as well as hosting Halal Travel Awards.