Like many other great ventures in the world of travel, Akbar Travels also had a humble beginning in the year 1978. The phenomenal success of the travel agency is on account of the vision and direction of our Founder/Chairman & Managing Director Mr. K.V. Abdul Nazar.
As per IATA records, we are the largest ticket issuers in Asia and number one in business volume and revenue generation. Our network spans across India through 57 IATA branches, 20 Satellite branches and more than 100 Online Kiosks. We entered into UAE in 2005, and now Ranks three in toppers chart with 15 offices across UAE apart from the implant offices in Internet city and other major places. As Part of our Middle East expansions, opened 3 offices in KSA, 4 in Oman, 1 in Qatar . We are expanding into Kuwait and Bahrain by the mid of 2014. We believe in reciprocation more than any one because the tradition of Thirty six years committed service to the people in turn taken us to this prestigious position.
It was truly all service under one roof for the skilled and semi-skilled workers who left their native villages to chase the mirage of their Gulf dream. In addition to affordable air tickets, Akbar Travels provided land transpng seortation, visa and immigration assistance, boarding and lodging. This business was started in the Seventies, when labour traffic to the Middle East was at its infancy. Today there are thousands of well settled non-Resident Indians in all Gulf countries, who might have utilized the services of Akbar Travels at least once in their life time.
After three years of successful operations, Akbar Travels launched its online portal www.akbartravels.com/qa, which is completely owned and managed by Akbar Group is poised for greater growth. In addition to strengthening its existing services to customers and travel partners, many new travel- related products are added to the web site. Now you can get the best of both worlds online. Huge savings and the personalised service you will expect from the award winning Akbar Group. In keeping with the changing times, Akbar Travel launched the Online travel portal, www.akbartravels.com/qa. Open seven days a week for your convenience, the best deals are just a click away! We offer an extensive selection of holidays, flight tickets and Tourist Visa services directly to your desktop and all other travel related services, so you can book that dream holiday or weekend break at your convenience. Biggest success of the web site is in gaining direct access to many of the Low Cost Carriers operating in and out of India and Gulf. qa.akbartravels.com is already the leading web site promoting all the no frill carriers operating domestic flights in India. Recently this success was extended to the international segment by gaining access to Gulf carriers such as Jazeera and Salam Air and Indian carriers such Air India Express, Indigo and Spicejet. With more Airlines added to the list, the website becomes a one-stop-shop for the entire public, who can buy all their tickets from one place. The newly opened Akbar Holidays division is also hosted on www.akbartravels.com/qa website. Excellent holiday packages priced at most affordable rates are available for all tourism hot spots around the world.