MATTA Sarawak Chapter and Kuala Lumpur Chapter held a familiarisation trip to Kuching, Sarawak from 2 – 5 October 2019. The FAM trip was one of the initiatives organised by MATTA for its members to create more business opportunities, including building members' engagement for better working environment.
The first day of the trip kicked off with Business to Business (B2B) Networking Session between MATTA Sarawak Chapter members and MATTA Kuala Lumpur Chapter members. There were about 29 participants which include tour operators and hoteliers.
Part of the itinerary included tours to Mangrove and Irrawaddy Dolphin Watching cruise and hotel room inspections. Participants were also brought to visit Mongkos Longhouse, a Bidayuh village in Serian and had a chance to enjoy the Bidayuh lunch there. Finally, before departure the participants were brought to Kuching City for tour.
MATTA thanked STB, Sarawak Tourism Federation, Ministry of Tourism, Art, Culture, Youth and Sport Sarawak, Grand Margherita Hotel, Pullman Hotel, Grand Dormani Hotel, Cat City Holidays Sdn Bhd and CPH Travel Agency (Sarawak) Sdn Bhd for co-sponsoring the delegates and all ground arrangements.