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Kenya's Premier Business Event for Travel Industry Leaders

About Event

What is the KATA Travel Convention?

The KATA Travel Convention is an exclusive business event that offers a program of activities allowing open dialogue, constructive critique, and self-reflection.

Why attend KATA Travel Convention?

Participating in the KATA Travel Convention grants you access to numerous insightful sessions addressing pivotal issues impacting the travel industry. Covering a diverse array of topics crucial to Kenya’s travel sector’s future success and sustainability, this event is indispensable for industry professionals. Seize the chance to engage in these discussions—register now to secure your spot and be a part of shaping the industry’s future.

What to Expect?

At the KATA Travel Convention, you can expect a unique opportunity to learn, connect, and generate new business. With a program designed to promote collaboration and partnerships among key stakeholders in the travel industry, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to network and make new connections. Embracing this year’s theme, ‘Make the connection,’ anticipate an immersive experience where every interaction serves to strengthen the ties that drive our industry forward.

Expected Outcomes

– Networks & Alliances
– Business partnerships
– International promotion of KATA initiatives:

Program Areas

– Future of Travel
– Going Big in Travel
– Bounce Back Better
– Business Sessions


– Business networking sessions
– Wellness breaks & lunches
– Welcome cocktail & entertainment
– Themed Gala Dinners – AGM


Friday 7th – Saturday 8th June 2024


Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa Mombasa

About the Venue

The KATA Travel Convention will be hosted at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa in Mombasa. Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa is an award-winning luxury beach hotel and adventure beach resort offering world-class facilities to both corporate travelers and families. Rated among the best hotels in Mombasa, it is located on the pristine beach shore of the Indian Ocean, nestled among towering palms, providing guests with a breathtaking experience.

It features:

  • 5 outdoor swimming pools including a ‘silent’ pool dedicated to relaxing and winding down by the pool.
  • free Wi-Fi access making it the perfect location for the convention

The traditional Swahili architecture of the rooms allows natural light to bathe each space, streaming in through sliding glass doors that lead out to your guests’ balconies

Lido Lounge presents an exquisite dining experience, boasting a Chaine des Rotisseurs certified fine dining establishment. This al-fresco restaurant is nestled amidst the refreshing breeze of the palm trees. Meanwhile, Cocos Beach Bar provides breathtaking ocean views and exceptional entertainment, offering the ideal setting to relax after a busy day.

For relaxation, guests can unwind at Coco’s Beach Bar, where they can blissfully dig their toes into the pristine beach sand while enjoying the gentle breeze caressing their face. The ocean provides a soothing backdrop with its tranquil sounds, creating a serene ambiance for ultimate relaxation.

Sarova Whitesands has a plethora of options of activities for guests to enjoy. Activities are available both within the resort and in outdoor excursions.