Suhail Bahwan Group's travel consortium – comprising Sur Travel Agencies LLC [with the sub-commercial name Bahwan Travel Services], Bahwan Tourism LLC [which includes SIXT car rental franchise] and Bahwan Travel Agencies LLC – is the largest entity providing comprehensive travel services in the Sultanate of Oman for more than forty years now.
Together the three companies have an exemplary track record spanning more than four decades, extensive knowledge base, and expert planning skills with a personal touch. Whether it is a weekend getaways with friends or family, or longer vacation of leisure, romance, adventure, culture, exploration, relaxation, rejuvenation or pilgrimage they understand customers' lifestyle, customs and their travel patterns and not only meet their expectations but exceeds them every time.
With multiple representative offices in Europe, they also act as the single-window service provider for travelers by providing top-notch leisure management services in association with its global partners, which includes Emirates, Cosmos, Globus, Avalon Waterways, Monograms, Thomas Cook India, Amazing Thailand and Incredible India
SUR TRAVEL AGENCIES
[commercially known as Bahwan Travel Services] Bahwan Travel Services focuses on corporate sales [including air ticketing and all other ticketing] and handles over one fourth of the entire travel business in the Sultanate. It serves thousands of corporate accounts and takes care of most of the travel requirements of embassies, ministries and other government institutions in Oman.
BAHWAN TRAVEL AGENCIES
Bahwan Travel Agencies [BTA] represents eight major carriers – KLM, Air France, Thai Airways, Air Blue, Korean Air, Cathay Pacific, Royal Brunei and Saudi Arabian Airlines – as their GSA [General Sales Agent] in Oman besides offering visa related services for several countries. In addition BTA is also the authorized visa service provider for the Islamic Republic of Iran and the People Republic of China.
The fact that BTA keeps winning the prestigious Gold Award for excellence from top airlines operating in the Middle East is a testimony to its service excellence and market leadership. BTA also specializes in cruise packages across the Caribbean Islands, Alaska and the Mediterranean and has tie-up with almost all major cruise liners in the world.
BAHWAN TOURISM LLC
Bahwan Tourism offers comprehensive services pertaining to inbound and outbound tourism. It offers a myriad of holiday destinations from Australia to Alaska and all other destinations in between, for free independent travelers [FITs], leisure groups and MICE [Meetings, Incentives, Conferencing & Exhibitions]-related travel. It is also the exclusive franchise of SIXT Rent-a-Car in the Sultanate of Oman.
Backed-up by state-of-the-art infrastructure and vast network of branches spread across the Sultanate, seasoned professionals from Bahwan Tourism provide cost-effective and bespoke solutions to customers right from itinerary planning, visa processing and booking tickets at best prices to travel insurance, airport transfers, hotel reservations, car rentals, local transportation, sight-seeing excursions, and guided tours.
Having pioneered the concept of car rental services in Oman back in the seventies with an exclusive franchise of SIXT Rent-a-Car, Bahwan Tourism – earlier known as Bahwan Travels – has a strong foothold in the car-rental market in Oman. It runs a large and comprehensive fleet comprising saloons, 4-wheel drives and BMW limousines as well as 45-seater coaches for hire. It has counters operating 24x7 at the Muscat International Airport and Salalah International Airport. With well-trained chauffeurs and multilingual support staff having the ability to speak in the customer's native tongue, SIXT Rent-a-Car has been the preferred choice of customers looking for hassle-free travel across the Sultanate.
FACTS AT A GLANCE
- Established in the year 1975.
- Represents 11 major carriers as their General Sales Agent in Oman.
- Full-fledged overseas offices in London, Paris, Milan, Frankfurt and Budapest.