Malaysia Airlines and Tourism Malaysia Celebrate the Success of the Malaysian Hospitality Event at Trivandrum’s Lulu Mall

Civil Aviation

Trivandrum: Malaysia Airlines and Tourism Malaysia successfully concluded an immersive two-day event at Lulu Mall, Trivandrum, held from March 2 to March 3, 2024. This joint effort event aimed at promoting Malaysia as a top-tier tourist destination, artfully conveyed the essence of Malaysian Hospitality while highlighting the country’s rich cultural heritage.

Hosted by RJ Anwin from Radio Mirchi, the event offered an array of engaging activities for customers, ranging from quizzes and giveaways to traditional Malaysian board games, Lion Dance, and a 360-degree photobooth. Committed to serving as the gateway to Asia and beyond, Malaysia Airlines showcased a multitude of direct connectivity options for Indian travellers, urging them to plan a trip to experience the wonders of Malaysia.

Dersenish Aresandiran, Chief Commercial Officer of Airlines from Malaysia Aviation Group, expressed his satisfaction with the event’s outcome, stating, “As we reflect on our recent successful collaboration with Tourism Malaysia, Malaysia Airlines reaffirms its commitment to showcasing Malaysian Hospitality in every experience. Our presence at Trivandrum’s Lulu Mall wasn’t just about showcasing our services, but also about inviting travellers to immerse themselves in Malaysia’s rich culture, diversity, and cuisine. Furthermore, our goal is to bridge cultures and connect people with Malaysian Hospitality as our guiding principle, ensuring that every encounter with Malaysia Airlines is an unforgettable experience.”


Razaidi Abdul Rahim, Director-Tourism Malaysia Chennai (South India & Sri Lanka) said, “We are delighted to share the resounding success of our recent Mall Activation Event at Lulu Mall, Trivandrum, a testament to Malaysia’s vibrant tourism and warm hospitality. The event not only showcased the immense opportunities in Malaysia but also created an immersive and unforgettable experience for the visitors. As the Director of Tourism Malaysia Chennai, I extend my gratitude to Malaysia Airlines, and to all participants who made this a grand success. Together, we have not only promoted tourism in Malaysia, but have also crafted lasting memories that will inspire travellers to explore our culturally rich and picturesque country!

In light of the Malaysian government’s announcement regarding the 30-day visa-free entry for Indian visitors until December 31, 2024, Malaysia Airlines has recently extended its Holiday Special Sale for passengers flying from its newly launched routes – Amritsar (ATQ), Ahmedabad (AMD) and Trivandrum (TRV). Valid until March 22, 2024, the sale offers enticing all-in return fares, starting at INR 12,999 for Economy Class and INR 37,999 for Business Class, for immediate travel up to November 30, 2024.

Furthermore, the event showcased Malaysia Airline’s innovative “Bonus Side Trip” programme, which allows passengers to enjoy a complimentary side trip to any of Malaysia Airlines’ domestic (peninsular) destinations during their transit journey, significantly enhancing the travel experience.

The success of the event at Lulu Mall has set a new benchmark for Malaysia Airlines and Tourism Malaysia in their continuous efforts to promote the hospitality of Malaysia to the world.