MKTE 2019 Exhibitor Focus


Event Africa Contributor October 1, 2019 Uncategorized

MKTE (Magical Kenya Travel Expo)  brings hundreds of exhibitors, quality hosted buyers, tourism products and media together in East Africa to do business.

This year sees return exhibitors and new, but most of all, quality exhibitors showcasing the many incredible ways in which they can create an unforgettable experience in Africa. Here’s a look at some of those who will be at the show from 2-4 October 2019.

Rhino Watch Safari Lodge is situated in the central Kenyan highlands. The lodge offers beautiful views of Mt Kenya, surrounded by three wildlife reserves. It also offers accommodation in tents and chalets, an infinity pool, and a spa.

PrideInn Hotels offers eight hotels in Kenya, each with superior services to ensure maximum guest comfort. Whether your clients want a hotel in beautiful beach locations such as Mombasa or a hotel in the busy city of Nairobi, Pride Inn can accommodate them.

RSA Africa Limited is a specialist in safari vehicle conversions and off-road accessories. The team has manufactured a number of safari vehicles for various organisations including a few MKTE exhibitors. RSA Africa is also the sponsor for the #MKTE2019 Food Village. Be sure to ask them about their new, eco-friendly water dispenser to be fitted on vehicles to reduce the use of plastic.

Visit Uganda​ is the official government destination market organisation responsible for promoting and marketing Uganda. Meet the team at MKTE to learn why your clients would love to spend some of their time in Africa in Uganda. Uganda Tourism is also the sponsor for the media lounge.

The Concord is an elegantly designed hotel in Nairobi, boasting 86 rooms. Your clients can choose between taking a leisurely dip at the aquamarine pool, or let a masseuse pamper them at the spa. Clients can also enjoy gastronomic delights from all around the world.

Kicheche’s bush hideaways are located in the heart of low-density private conservancies in the Maasai Mara and Laikipia. The team creates transformative experiences for your clients in order to protect, promote, and prolong Kenya’s natural wildlife habitat.

Facing Diani Beach the Kaskazi Beach Hotel caters to both leisure and business travellers. The resort lies within walking distance of Diani’s shopping centre. It offers guests sea-view suites and rooms, two restaurants and four bars, conference and convention spaces, a fitness room, a pool, a spa, and more.⠀

Skyward Express was established in 2013 by a group of local pilots and investors. It operates its passenger services from Wilson Airport, Nairobi to Mombasa, Lodwar, Lamu, and Eldoret. Skyward is your go-to airline to help your clients travel within Kenya.⠀

The Hilton Nairobi is centrally located in the city’s bustling business district, with easy access to major banks, the Kenya National Archives, the KICC (the home of #MKTE2019), shopping, and the #MaasaiCraftMarket. Its striking tower-style architecture and spectacular views of the skyline perfectly complement the diverse range of amenities which include 11 spacious conference rooms, a health club, and heated indoor pool.

These and many other exhibitors are ready to bend an ear and find out how they can make your client’s travel dream a reality. Be sure to stop by the exhibition show floor – open during business hours for the duration of MKTE.

The exhibition floor is open to all participants. We encourage exhibitors, hosted buyers and other visitors to use this opportunity to connect and do business.


Event Africa is at Magical Kenya Travel Expo doing the show’s electronic daily news. For more information on MKTE, visit mkte.co.ke