Gulf Air and BTEA organise FAM-trip for UK’s Southall Travel

Gulf Air

In collaboration with Bahrain Tourism & Exhibitions Authority (BTEA), Gulf Air recently organised a familiarisation trip for members of Southall Travel – a UK based travel company.

Those on the familiarisation trip experienced the carrier’s stellar service aboard one of its the state-of-the-art aircraft. Visitors also had the opportunity to enjoy the airline’s Falcon Gold lounge, found at Bahrain International Airport.

Members of Southall Travel were also shown around Bahrain and were taken to some if its most popular touristic attractions and landmarks. As for accommodation, the tourists enjoyed staying at and visiting some of the Kingdom’s top hotels, which informed them of the leisure and MICE facilities available in the country


Southall Travel Group is one of the UK’s largest travel companies and one of the top sellers of Bahrain holidays to the UK market. The Group sold more than 4,000 inbound tourist packages to Bahrain in 2018, with this figure having significantly grown in 2019.

Gulf Air closely collaborates with Southall and BTEA to continuously promote Bahrain as a tourist and stopover destination for all international markets.