The Faroe Islands are nominated for four awards at the Danish Travel Awards 2019.
The four categories that the Faroes are nominated for are:
Best European Airline – Atlantic Airways
Best Charter Company – Atlantic Airways
Best Cruise Line – Smyril Line
Best Travel Country Inside Europe – The Faroe Islands
Last year, Atlantic Airways was named the Best Charter Company at the Danish Travel Awards 2018.
Danish Travel Awards 2019 will be held in Copenhagen on 2 October.
Last year’s Danish Travel Award winners:
Best Car Rental Company: Hertz ahead of Sixt and Europcar
Best Passenger Line (with traffic to and from Denmark): Fjord Line ahead of Bornholmerfærgen and DFDS (BornholmerFærgen)
Best Cruise Line: Celebrity Cruises ahead of Royal Caribbean International and Hurtigruten (MSC Cruises)
Best Charter Company: Atlantic Airways ahead of Thomas Cook Airlines and SAS (Thomas Cook Airlines)
Best European Airline: KLM ahead of Lufthansa og British Airways (Sun-Air)
Best Overseas Airline: Emirates ahead of Singapore Airlines and KLM (Singapore Airlines)
Best Domestic Airline: Danish Air Transport ahead of Norwegian and SAS (Alsie Express)
Best Charter Organizer: Århus Charter ahead of Primo Tours and FolkeFerie.dk (Atlantis Rejser)
Best Travel Agency: Albatros Travel ahead of Gislev Rejser and Vitus Rejser (Stjernegaard Rejser)
Best Business Travel Agency: Mangaard Travel Group ahead of HRG Nordic and CWT (Travellink Corporate)
Best Hotel in Copenhagen and surroundings: AC Hotel Bella Sky ahead of Tivoli Hotel & Congress Center and Copenhagen Admiral Hotel (Copenhagen Marriott Hotel)
Best Hotel Outside the Capital: Hotel Koldingfjord ahead of Hindsgavl Slot and Hotel Marienlyst (Hotel Hesselet)
Best Luxury Hotel: Comwell Kongebrogaarden ahead of Falsled Kro and Dragsholm Slot
Best Hotel Chain in Denmark: Arp-Hansen Hotel Group ahead of Radisson Hotel Group, Small Danish Hotels, Scandic Hotels and Sinatur Hotel & Konference.
Best Travel Country Inside Europe: Portugal ahead of Iceland and Spain (Portugal)
Best Travel Country Outside Europe: Canada ahead of Australia and Thailand (USA)
Upcoming Destination: Vietnam ahead of Canada and Portugal
Best Tourist Office in Denmark: Spain ahead of Germany and the UK (Austria)