TAMILNADU TOURISM AWARDS 2018

LIST OF AWARD WINNERS

  1. LIFE TIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD MRS.V. NANAMMAL 

2. BEST FIVE STAR DELUXE HOTEL TURYAA ACHENNAI 

3. BEST FIVE STAR DELUXE HOTEL BASED MEETING VENUE  THE WESTIN CHENNAI VELACHERRY

4. BEST MODERNIZED TECHNOLOGY FIVE STAR DELUXE HOTEL LE ROYAL MERIDIEN 

5. BEST FIVE STAR HOTEL TRIDENT HOTEL 

6. BEST FIVE STAR HOTEL BASED MEETING VENUE  ACCORD HOTELS &RESORTS

7. BEST FIVE STAR DELUXE BANQUETS ITC GRAND CHOLA 

8. BEST FIVE STAR DELUXE - LUXURY  TAJ COROMANDEL HOTEL

9. BEST FOUR STAR HOTEL SIVARAJ HOLIDAY INN

10. BEST FOUR STAR HOTEL BASED MEETING VENUE  RADDISON SALEM 

11. BEST THREE STAR HOTEL SPARSA

12. BEST THREE STAR HOTEL BASED MEETING VENUE  V7 HOTEL PVT LIMITED 

13. BEST ONE STAR HOTEL BASED MEETING VENUE  HOTEL SARADHARAM

14. BEST BUSINESS CLASS HOTEL  HOTEL ARPANAA

15. BEST BUSINESS CLASS HOTEL BASED MEETING VENUE  HOTEL SANGAM 

16. BEST ECONOMY CLASS HOTEL  HOTEL MAADHINI

17. BEST ECONOMY CLASS HOTEL BASED MEETING VENUE  HOTEL PREETHI CLASSIC TOWERS

18. BEST EXECUTIVE CLASS HOTEL  HOTEL CJPALLAZZIO

19. BEST EXECUTIVE CLASS HOTEL BASED MEETING VENUE HOTEL HIGH POINT

20. BEST HERITAGE HOTEL - BASIC HOTEL VISALAM

21. BEST HERITAGE HOTEL - GRAND  FERRN HILLS ROYALE PALACE 

22. BEST ECO FRIENDLY HOTEL  HOTEL PARADISE PERFECT

23. BEST ECO FRIENDLY HOTEL BASED MEETING VENUE  CONFLUENCE BANQUETS & RESORT 

24. BEST GUEST HOUSE HOTEL KRISHNA GARDEN GUEST HOUSE 

25. BEST APARTMENT HOTEL -DELUXE SERVICE  LOTUS HOTELS & APARTMENT HOTELS 

26. BEST SERVICE APARTMENT  MK HOMES INDIA LTD 

27. BEST TIME SHARE RESORT PALVE SUGAVASAM HOLIDAY RESORT 

28. BEST BUSINESS CLASS BEACH RESORT  VGP GOLDEN BEACH RESORT 

29. BEST ECONOMY CLASS RESORT   TGI STAR HOLIDAY RESORTS 

30. BEST MOUNTAIN RESORT FARVIEW MOUNTAIN RESORT VILLAS

31. BEST RIVER RESORT SAKTHI RIVER RESORT INDIA PVT LTD 

32. BEST PREMIUM CLASS HOTEL VIVERA GRANDE

33. BEST THAI RESTAURANT  LOTUS THAI 

34. BEST SOUTH INDIAN THALI  DAKSHIN (REGENCY KANCHIPURAM BY GRT HOTEL

35. BEST MULTI CUISINE RESTAURANT  SILVER OAK 

36. BEST VEGETARIAN RESTAURANT HOTEL HYATT PLACE RAMESWARAM

37. BEST NON-VEGETARIAN RESTAURANT  SELVI MESS

38. BEST HOTEL MANAGER MR.CHARLES FABIN 

39. BEST CHEF- FEMALE  MRS.R. PARIMALA 

40. BEST CHEF- MALE  MR. N.SEETHARAMAN

41. BEST DOMESTIC AIRLINE - ECONOMY CLASS INDIGO

42. BEST INTERNATIONAL AIRLINE - EUROPE  EMIRATES

43. BEST INTERNATIONAL AIRLINE - PACIFIC THAI AIRWAYS 

44. BEST INTERNATIONAL AIRLINE - ASIA SRILANKAN AIRLINES

45. BEST INTERNATIONAL AIRLINE - MIDDLE EAST  OMAN AIR 

46. BEST DOMESTIC TOUR DESTINATION JAMMU & KASHMIR TOURISM

47. BEST OTHER STATE TOURISM OFFICE - SOUTH  TELANGANA TOURISM 

48. BEST OTHER STATE TOURISM OFFICE - NORTH  DELHI TOURISM 

49. BEST OTHER COUNTRY TOURISM OFFICE  MALAYSIA TOURISM PROMOTION BOARD 

50. BEST IATA TRAVEL AGENT  AKBAR TRAVELS OF INDIA PVT LT D

51. BEST INNOVATIVE TOURISM ATTRACTION APPAR WOOD WARE

52. BEST OUTBOUND TOUR OPERATOR  CHARU TRAVELS & TOURS PVT LTD 

53. BEST INBOUND TOUR OPERATOR SOUTH INDIA TOURS & TRAVELS

54. BEST INBOUND BUS TOUR OPERATOR LUXURY LOGISTICS

55. BEST DOMESTIC TOUR OPERATOR  CHOLAN TOURS PVT LTD 

56. BEST OUT BOUND PACKAGE TOUR OPERATOR EMPEROR TRAVELINE 

57. BEST IN BOUND PACKAGE TOUR OPERATOR JAI SUN TOURISM PVT LTD

58. BEST CONDUCTED TOUR OPERATOR TAKE OFF WORLD TOURS & TRAVELS

59. BEST RAIL TOUR OPERATOR INDIAN RAILWAY CATERING &TOURISM CORPORATION

60. BEST LIGHT HOUSE TOURISM MAHABALIPURAM LIGHT HOUSE 

61. BEST TOURIST BUS OPERATOR PARVEEN TRAVELS INDIA PVT LTD 

62. BEST TOURIST CAR OPERATOR  BALA TOURIST 

63. BEST INNOVATIVE TOURIST TRANSPORT OPERATOR EXPRESS TRAVEL CORPORATION

64. BEST TOURIST FRIENDLY TAXI DRIVER  MR. S. PURUSHOTHAMAN

65. BEST ADVENTURE TOUR OPERATOR EXPRESS HOLIDAYS

66. BEST ECO TOURISM OPERATOR MR. S. SUDHAKAR

67. BEST MICE TOUR OPERATOR LOTUS TOURS & TRAVELS

68. BEST HINDU RELIGIOUS TOUR OPERATOR INBOUND  TRAVEL TIMES INDIA P LTD 

69. BEST HINDU RELIGIOUS TOUR OPERATOR OUTBOUND ATHMA GNANA MAIYAM 

70. BEST HOLYLAND TOUR OPERATOR  NEEMA TOURS & TRAVELS 

71. BEST YOGA TOURISM CENTER ISHA YOGA CENTER

72. BEST MEDICAL TOURISM HOSPITAL  SANKAR NETHRALAYA

73. BEST TOURIST GUIDE - FEMALE  MS. NIRMALA VIJAY SINGH 

74. BEST TOURIST GUIDE - MALE  MR. R RAJAN

75. BEST TOURISM PHOTOGRAPHER  MR. L. MURUGARAJ

76. BEST TOURISM ARTICLE WRITER MRS.GIRAJA RAGHAVAN 

77. BEST TOURISM PROMOTION TV CHANNEL  MALAI MURASU

78. BEST FILM TOURISM MR. NATARAJAN RAMAKRISHNAN 

79. BEST FOREX SERVICE CENTRUM DIRECT LIMITED - FOREIGH EXCHANGE

80. BEST VISA SERVICE  VFS INDIA PVT LTD 

81. BEST CRS AMADEUS 

82. BEST TRAVEL INSURANCE  FUTURE GENERALI INDIA INSURANCE CO LTD 

83. BEST HANDICRAFT SHOP RANI ARTS & TEAK

84. BEST TOURIST FRIENDLY JEWELLERY SHOP  KARPAGAM JEWELLERS

85. BEST SCULPTURE MASTER OF ARTS MR. V BALACHANDER

86. BEST WATER THEME PARK BLACK THUNDER

87. BEST WATER SPORTS ADVENTURE UNLIMITED CAMPSPLENDOUR

88. BEST ZOO ARIGNAR ANNA ZOOLOGICAL PARK - VANDALUR 

89. BEST MAINTAINED HERITAGE MONUMENT MADURAI MEENAKSHI AMMAN TEMPLE 

90. BEST OPEN AIR MUSEUM  DAKSHINA CHITRA 

91. BEST TOURIST FRIENDLY AIRPORT CHENNAI AIRPORT AUTHORITY

92. BEST TOURIST FRIENDLY HARBOUR CHENNAI PORT TRUST 

93. BEST TOURIST FRIENDLY RAILWAY STATION CHENNAI EGMORE SOUTHERN RAILWAY 

94. BEST COLLEGE IN TOURISM EDUCATION QUEEN MARYS COLLEGE

95. BEST TOURISM INSTITUTION - GOVT  INSTITUTE OF HOTEL MANAGEMENT IIHM 

96. BEST TOURISM INSTITUTION - PVT  CHENNAI AMIRTA

97. BEST ONLINE PORTAL B2B  TRAVEL BOUTIQUE ONLINE PORTAL

98. BEST ASSOCIATION OF TAMIL NADU TOURISTS SUPPORT ASSOCIATION OF TOUR OPERATORS ANDAMAN ISLANDS

99. BEST TOURISM INFRASTRUCTURE INITIATORS TAMILNADU CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 

100. BEST TAMIL NADU CULTURAL PROGRAM ORGANIZER IN EUROPE MR. KOVAI NANDAN

101. FIRST DOCTORATE IN TAMILNADU TOURISM EDUCATION DR.B.GEORGE

102. TAMILNADU TOURISM PROMOTION ONLINE TV HELLO DOCTOR TV

103. BEST TOURISM INFORMATIVE WEBSITE - COURTALLAMTOURISM.ORG

104. BEST TOURISM TELIVISION PROGRAME SUTRALAM SUVAIKALAM

105. BEST WILDLIFE GUIDE MR. ARUN BHARADWAJ

106. BEST TAMIL NADU TOURISM PROMOTION FOREIGN TRAVEL AGENT WELCOME HOLIDAYS SDN

107. BEST MUSEUM INDIA SEASHELL MUSEUM

108. BEST TRADITIONAL EATABLE PRODUCER MANIVILAS KARACHEV

109. BEST TOURIST ATTRACTIVE ARTIST MR.K.PUGALENDHI

110. BEST TOURIST FRIENDLY AUTO DRIVER MR.K.V. MANIKANDAN

111. BEST CYCLE TOUR MR.P. POOBALAN

112. BEST TOURIST BUS DRIVER MR.P. DHANDAPANI

113. BEST TOURIST ATTRACTIVE SINGER MR.MARANA GANA VIJI 

114. BEST TOURISM PROMOTION TAMIL DAILY  DINAMALA