Gamewatchers Safaris Ltd is the proud Winner of the Kenya Tourism Awards for 2011 in the Tour Operator of the Year category – Large Tour Operator. And Porini Safari Camps won the 2012 Kenya Tourism Award in the category for Best Support and Integration with local communities' award. These awards have been created to award achievements in the tourism sector and celebrate great strides made in time of difficult circumstances.
The first inaugural Kenya Tourism Awards Gala Dinner was held in Nairobi on the 23rd June. The guests of honour were the UN World Tourism Organisation Secretary General Dr. Taleb Rifai and Kenya's Minister for Tourism Hon. Najib Balala.
The Kenya Tourism Awards have been created to award achievements in the sector and celebrate the strides made in difficult circumstances.
Winner of 'Tour Operator of the Year' Award was Gamewatchers Safaris. Managing Director Jake Grieves-Cook received the award from Dr. Taleb Rifai.
The Kenya Tourism Federation (KTF) represents the interests of the following organisations in private sector tourism: