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Awards and Accolades

    Awards and Accolades - 2016

    Leisure India
  • German Consulate recognised Cox & King's committed support to South West Germany Tourism
    - 23 January 2016

  • Leisure International
  • Acquisition International Magazine: Best Luxury Holiday & Tour Operator 2016

  • Travel Age West 2016 Editor’s Pick Award: Cox & Kings, The Americas won in the category of Best Tour Operator Asia and Best Tour Operator Middle East as part of the TravelAge West WAVE (Western Agents’ Votes of Excellence) Awards.

    Awards and Accolades - 2015

    Leisure India
  • Cox & Kings Trade Fairs was recognised as Champions of ChinaPlas for 2015- April 2015

  • The Hospitality India Travel Awards 2015:

    » Cox & Kings for the Best Domestic Tour Operator- 24 September 2015

    » Cox & Kings for the Best Outbound Tour Operator- 24 September 2015

  • World Travel Awards 2015:

    » India’s Leading Travel Agency- October 2015

    » India’s Leading Tour Operator- October 2015

    » Asia’s Leading Luxury Tour Operator- October 2015

    » World’s Leading Luxury Operator- December 2015

  • ‘Game Changer of the Year’ award by India Travel Awards 2015 to Urrshila Kerkar
    Executive Director, Cox & Kings - October 14, 2015

  • Air China Top Agent Award to Cox & Kings

  • Conde Nast Travel Readers Travel Awards 2015- the First Runner Up award to Cox & Kings.

  • The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Gold Award 2015 to Cox & Kings for `Grab Your Dream’ in the Marketing - Adventure Travel Category- September 8, 2015

  • Leisure International
  • Corporate Livewire Innovation & Excellence Award 2015 to Cox & Kings Travel Ltd
    for “Most Outstanding Travel Company - UK” – 16 April 2015

  • British Travel & Hospitality Hall of Fame membership to Peter Kerkar – 13 April 2015

  • British Travel Awards (Nov 2015):

    » Silver Award in the Best Luxury Holiday Company – Small Category.

    » Silver Award in the Best Holiday Company to Central & South America – Small Category.

    » Silver Award in the Best Holiday Company to East & Central Asia – Small Category.

    » Bronze Award in the Best Holiday Company to Southern Asia – Small Category.

    » Bronze Award in the Best Singles Holiday Company – Small Category.

  • Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards (Sep 2015):

    » Luxury Tour Operator sector – SIGNUM VIRTUTIS, the Seal of Excellence 2015

  • PGL
  • Studylink achieved ISO 9001, ISO 14001

    ‘Preferred Supplier’ status was awarded by the Framework for Student Travel on both the Southern Universities Purchasing Consortium and the London Universities Purchasing Consortium

    Nominated in the ‘Excellence in Customer Service’ awards for Nottingham Trent University

  • Superbreak
  • Best Operator UK Holidays by ‘Travel Weekly’

    Best Accommodation Only Provider by ‘Travel Weekly’

    SPAA – Best UK Holiday Company

    Short Breaks Operator of the Year – ‘Worldchoice’

  • Late Rooms
  • Best Hotel Booking Website – Bronze Award by ‘British Travel Awards’

    Best Use of Social Media by ‘Travolution Awards’

    Best Innovation and Best Use of Social Media by ‘The Drum Social Buzz Awards’

    Best use of Social Media by ‘Travel Marketing Awards’

  • Meininger
  • MEININGER Hotel Berlin Mitte Humboldthaus: ‘Hostelword’
    Best Extra Large Hostel Worldwide, Nominee

    MEININGER Hotel Berlin Airport: ‘Booking’ Booking Award 8,5 (March 2015)

    MEININGER Hotel Brussels City Center: ‘Hostelworld’ Most Popular Hostel in Brussels
    Winner

    MEININGER Hotel Brussels City Center: ‘Hostelworld’ Best Extra Large Hostel Worldwide
    Nominee

    Awards and Accolades - 2014

  • Awarded as the favoite Outbound Tour Operator in the Outlook Traveller Awards 2014.

  • Awarded as the favorite Inbound Tour Operator in the Outlook Traveller Awards 2014

  • Superbreak- awarded as the “Best UK Operator” and “Best Accommodation Only Supplier”
    by Travel Weekly in Jan 2014

  • MEININGER Group received Best Hostel Large Chain 2014 from Hostelworld.com/Hoscar Awards

  • Telegraph Ultras Awards to Cox & Kings Travel Ltd, for “Best Luxury Tour Operator - runner-up”
    – presented 19 May 2014

  • SAVEUR Culinary Travel Awards to Cox & Kings (Worldwide) for “Outstanding Tour Operator”
    – presented 7 October 2014

  • British Travel Awards to Cox & Kings Travel Ltd, for “Best Luxury Holiday Company
    - Small: Winner”– 26 November 2014

  • British Travel Awards to Cox & Kings Travel Ltd, for “Best Escorted Tours Holiday Company:
    Silver Award” – 26 November 2014

  • British Travel Awards to Cox & Kings Travel Ltd, for “Best Holiday Company to Central
    & South America – Small: Silver Award” – 26 November 2014

  • British Travel Awards to Cox & Kings Travel Ltd, for “Best Holiday Company to Southern Asia
    – Small: Silver Award” – 26 November 2014

  • British Travel Awards to Cox & Kings Travel Ltd, for “Best Holiday Company to Middle East
    – Small: Silver Award” – 26 November 2014

  • British Travel Awards to Cox & Kings Travel Ltd, for “Best Holiday Company to East & Southeast Europe – Small: Bronze Award”– 26 November 2014

    Awards and Accolades - 2013

  • “Favourite Specialist Tour Operator – 1st Runner-Up” awarded by the Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards

  • “Best Outbound Tour Operator” awarded by the International Tourism Conclave Travel Awards (ITCTA)

  • “India’s Leading Tour Operator” & “India’s Leading Travel Agency” awarded by the World Travel Awards

  • “Best Outbound Tour Operator” awarded by the Hospitality India & Explore the World Annual International Awards

  • "Best Inbound Tour Operator" awarded by the TAAI Travel Awards

  • ‘Best Company providing Foreign Exchange in India’ awarded by the CNBC Awaaz Travel Awards

    Awards and Accolades - 2012

  • ‘Best Inbound Tour Operator from UK’ awarded by the Ministry of Tourism, Govt of India

  • ‘Best Outbound Tour Operator 2012” awarded by CNBC Awaaz.

  • ‘Best Outbound Tour Operator’ awarded by Hospitality India & Explore the World Annual International Awards

  • ‘Best Travel Company of 2012’ awarded by TAAI Travel Awards

  • ‘Best Domestic Tour Operator’ awarded by TAAI Travel Awards

  • Best International Tour operator for Wildlife of the Year 2012, By The Travel Operators
    for Tigers (TOFT).

  • ‘Best Luxury Operator’ at the 2012 Globe Travel Awards.

  • PATA Gold Award 2012 in the Marketing Media - Consumer Travel Brochure (BR) category for its entry, “Luxury Escapades”.

    Awards and Accolades - 2011

  • Ranked ‘No. 2’ Specialist Tour Operator on Conde Nast Traveller’s Reader’s Choice Awards

  • ‘Best Outbound Tour Operator of the Year’ awarded by TAAI Travel Awards

  • Ranked “No. 6” on the Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards 2011 list of Top 25
    Tour Operators and Safari Outfitters.

  • CNBC Awaaz Travel Award 2011 in the category of India going Global

  • “Specialist – Best All Inclusive Travel Operator” awarded by the British Travel Awards

  • “Best Outbound Tour Operator” awarded by Hospitality India & Explore the World Annual International Awards

  • Ranked “274” amongst Business Today’s Top 500 Indian Companies for 2011

  • “Most Entrepreneurial Travel Company” awarded by TTG Travel Awards

  • “The Best Travel Company for Customer Satisfaction” awarded by Today’s Traveller

    Awards and Accolades - 2010

  • “India's Leading Destination Management Company” awarded by the World Travel Awards

  • CNBC Awaaz Travel Award 2010 for “Taking India Global”

  • “Best Outbound Tour Operator” awarded by Hospitality India and Explore the World Annual International Awards

  • “First Runner Up” in the Best Large Tour Operator category awarded by the Telegraph Ultra Travel luxury survey UK 2010

  • “First Runner Up” in the Favourite Tour Operator category awarded by Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards

  • "Most admired tour operator 2010" awarded by SATTE

    Awards and Accolades - 2009

  • “Best Domestic Tour Operator” awarded by the Abacus TAFI TravelBiz Monitor Awards

  • “Best Inbound Tour Operator” awarded by the Abacus TAFI TravelBiz Monitor Awards

  • “Most Innovative Product Launch” awarded by the Abacus TAFI TravelBiz Monitor Awards

  • “India’s Top Rated Tour Operator – Outbound 2009” awarded by The Economic Times,
    India’s Largest Business Daily.

  • “Most Innovative Travel Company of 2009” awarded by Today’s Traveller Platinum Award.

  • “The Number One Brand in India” based on a survey conducted by research agency, TNS and co
    - funded by Media magazine, ranking it 152 amongst the top 1,000 brands in the Asia Pacific region
    - Australia, China, India, Japan, Hong Kong, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan and Thailand.

    Awards and Accolades - 2008

  • “Best Domestic Tour Operator” awarded by Galileo Express Travel World Awards

  • “Best Visual Advertising Campaign” awarded by Galileo Express Travel World Awards

  • “WTM Global Award” to Mr. Peter Kerkar, Global CEO, Cox and Kings for his remarkable contribution to the travel and tourism industry

  • “One of the top 15 travel companies in the world” by Condé Nast Traveller Awards

  • “Best Self Drive Brochure” by Tourism New Zealand Asia Awards

    Awards and Accolades - 2007

  • “Most Preferred Tour Operator Award” by CNBC Travel Awards

  • TAFI-Abacus Award for the “Best Outbound Tour Operator”

  • TAFI-Abacus Award for the “Best Domestic Tour Operator”

    Awards and Accolades - 2005

  • Award for being the "Best Domestic Tour Operator" awarded by
    Galileo Express Travel World Awards

  • “Best Technology” Award By Galileo Express Travel Awards

  • National Tourism Awards for being the “Best Domestic Tour Operator"
    awarded by Government of India, Department of Tourism

    Awards and Accolades - 2004

  • Award for being the "Best Domestic Tour Operator"
    awarded by Galileo Express Travel World Awards

  • National Tourism Awards for being the “Best Domestic Tour Operator"
    awarded by Government of India, Department of Tourism

  • National Tourism Awards for being the “Best Conference Agency"
    awarded by Government of India, Department of Tourism

    Awards and Accolades - 2003

  • Award for being the "Best Domestic Tour Operator"
    awarded by Galileo Express Travel World Awards

  • "Best Outbound Tour Operator“ by Galileo Express Travel

  • National Tourism Awards for being the “Best Domestic Tour Operator"
    awarded by Government of India, Department of Tourism

  • National Tourism Awards for being the “Best Conference Agency"
    awarded by Government of India, Department of Tourism

  • One of the top 15 travel companies in the world” by Condé Nast Traveller Awards

    Awards and Accolades

  • National Tourism Awards for being the “Best Conference Agency" awarded by Government of India, Department of Tourism (2002 - 2003, 2001 - 2002, 2000 - 2001, 1999 - 2000, 1998 – 1999, 1995 – 1996)