Sun Travels and Tours is one of the leading tour operators and travel agents in the Maldives. It was founded and established in 1990 by Mr. Ahmed Siyam Mohamed. The primary business activity of the company is inbound tourism. With 19 years of experience we are now currently bringing over 20,000 passengers, showing that we have grown from being a relatively small business to one of the top ranked inbound operators in the country with strong ties with the resorts in Maldives as well as tour operators worldwide.
Our objective is to maintain a high standard of service in accordance with the requirements of the valued traveller. We are constantly thriving to increase the efficiency of the service provided, by creating a service where clients could contact our department and receive first hand information on the resorts and the services they offer.
We work on allotment basis with a large number of resorts in Maldives, presently we hold over 300 beds in resorts of different categories, to meet the demands of individual client needs. We do offer other services as arranging diving, surfing, safaris and special packages for honeymooners, groups, weddings and meet and greet service.
The portfolio within our group of companies includes exclusive resorts; Vilu Reef Beach & Spa Resort, a 4 star deluxe property situated in South Nilandhe Atoll and the award winning Olhuveli Beach & Spa Resort, in Soth Male’ Atoll. The group also operates Sunset Queen, the 9 cabin luxury safari vessel . The Sun group of companies is also involved in managing and operating spas and diving schools and as such the brands Sun Diving School and Sun Spa has been created and rolled into the owning properties.
To maintain the existing markets and develop new markets, we regularly organize familiarization tours to agents throughout the year. We also participate in several international travel exhibitions. Our efforts to constantly update and maintain the website at the top level was recognized by the International Association of Web Masters and Designers and thus awarded the prestigious Golden Web Award for excellence achieved in design, content and creativity.
Since 2009, Sun Travels & Tours also acts as the GSA for Oman Air, the flag carrier of the Sultanate of Oman who operates 4 weekly flights to the Maldives .
Sun Travels & Tours was also the proud recipient of the Gold Star Award for Quality 2000, the first Maldivian company to receive this prestigious award. This was a tribute to the hard work and determination of the management in continuing its efforts to promote us as a quality service provider, par excellence.