ABOUT THE AWARDS
Celebrating the best in travel for 20-years, the Wanderlust Travel Awards spotlight the industry’s ultimate stars. Hosted at the UK’s most prestigious address, the world’s leading travel organisations and individuals will be crowned across 11 categories, in an unforgettable ceremony at Kensington Palace this November 2nd. The awards are completely free to enter and open globally to tourism boards, tour operators, guides and destinations, to travel personalities and influencers.
Winners are decided either by an independent panel of expert judges, or by the most serious, passionate-travellers of them all, the Wanderlust readers.
Welcoming the world’s foremost travel leaders, writers and celebrities, the 20th Wanderlust Travel Awards are uniquely held at Kensington Palace. As the industry looks to re-bound, it is with immense joy to host the live-awards and celebrate the resilience of the sector. Guests and those shortlisted will enjoy private viewings of the King’s and Queen’s State Apartments, with exclusive tours of the Palace, the Queen Victoria Exhibition and The Sunken Garden, followed by a lavish ceremony with live opera and gourmet cuisine in the Royal Pavilion!
As the UK’s longest running travel magazine, Wanderlust has been at the forefront of sustainable travel for the past 28-years. Today, our values remain more important than ever. Through the awards, we hope to show our gratitude and support to the individuals and organisations who represent the sort of awe-inspiring, responsible travel, our readers prize. We exist to inform and inspire travellers globally to take the road less travelled, by sharing authentic travel writing, stunning photography and expert advice, in print and online.