Tourism Malaysia



Organised by the Malaysian Association of Tour Travel Agents (MATTA), the fair is held from 12 – 14 August from 10 am – 9 pm at the Putra World Trade Centre in Kuala Lumpur.

This 32nd edition of the MATTA fair, showcases 945 booths promoting travel related products and services. This year’s event is also participated by several national tourism organisations (NTOs) from Indonesia, Korea, Thailand, Taiwan, Australia, the Philippines and several other countries.

The launch of the fair was officiated by the Acting Director General of Tourism Malaysia, Dato’ Haji Azizan Nordin representing the Malaysian Tourism Promotion Board Chairman, Dato’ Dr. Victor Wee.

Guests were also entertained with performances from Indonesia (introducing Solo batik), Taiwan (introducing traditional Taiwanese and Chinese music) as well as the first Malaysian Indian, Suresh Subramaniam, to perform the popular art of ‘face-mask’ changing act.

The 32nd MATTA Fair involves tour operators, travel agencies, NTOs, state tourism organisations, airlines, cruises, hotels resorts. There is also a designated section featuring bridal companies and related travel packages. Tourism Malaysia also promotes domestic travel by showcasing 30 travel agencies (24 booths) throughout the country.

The fair offers avid travellers the chance to explore the best travel bargains and value for money on tour packages, air tickets and other travel related packages. Families can also look forward to entertainment and exciting activities, while on the lookout for travel packages.

For those visiting the fair, remember to participate in the MATTA Fair’s Buyers’ Contest with the main draw a grand prize of RM 20,000 worth of travel vouchers (with minimum purchase of RM 500 payment for any travel packages).

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