Scandinavian Outdoor Award
TRAVEL
ICELAND | NORWAY | SWEDEN | FINLAND | DENMARK

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SOA TRAVEL is awarded again after a one year break!
SOA TRAVEL is awarded once a year to destinations and tourism companies and evaluates the performance of the previous seasons. The jury consists of some of the most important DACH tour operators for Scandinavia specializing in outdoor and adventure travel, travel experts and destination managers.

Who is behind SOA TRAVEL?
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Categories SOA TRAVEL
Destination
Best Outdoor Destination
(region/infrastructure)
Sustainability
Best Sustainability Concept

Product
Best Outdoor Product for Individuals
(activity/adventure/family)
Transportation
Best Transportation (ferry/bus/train/airline)
Accommodation
Best Accommodation (hotel/cottage/apartment/tent/iglu)
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Benefits to participate in SOA TRAVEL
AWARENESS - VISIBILITY - COMMUNICATION in Central Europe

  • All applications will be reviewed and discussed by the selected SOA TRAVEL jury
  • All nominations will be presented on scandinavianoutdooraward.travel and the SOA Facebook page
  • All nominations get presented through NordicMarketing Newsletter targeted at tour operators
  • All SOA TRAVEL winners will be presented in SOA Press Release which goes to over 600 media addresses within Travel/Sport/Outdoor/Lifestyle press in Germany/Austria/Switzerland
  • All SOA TRAVEL winners will be visible SOA, NordicMarketing & Mandel Facebook page
  • All SOA TRAVEL winners will be presented on the DACH community platform Skandinavien.live
  • All SOA TRAVEL winners will receive Logo, Jury statement, links and the Winner Certificate own marketing
APPLICATION
You are one of the leading tourism destinations in Northern Europe?
You are a destination management company or organization from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway or Sweden?
Your destination OR company is offering outdoor activities, outdoor adventures, outdoor experiences, outdoor services and/or outdoor concepts?
You are engaged in eco tourism and responsible travel?
Then welcome to apply for this year's SOA TRAVEL (deadline is 15 May 2022):
WINNERS 2020
The winners of Scandinavian Outdoor Award TRAVEL (SOA TRAVEL) were selected by a jury of German tour operators and travel trade professionals in Berlin in March 2020.

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SOA TRAVEL Partners
Scandinavian Outdoor Group
SOA TRAVEL is presented in concept partnership with Scandinavian Outdoor Group. Please visit the website with more information on the origin SOA:
scandinavianoutdooraward.com
www.scandinavianoutdoorgroup.com
MANDEL
MANDEL is a communication agency with focus on outdoor & travel in the German speaking markets and the Nordic regions.Mandel-media.com.
www.mandel-consulting.com
NordicMarketing
NordicMarketing is a tourism marketing agency specialized in Northern Europe. The agency consults destinations and service providers in Northern Europe in product development and marketing.
www.nordicmarketing.de