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

Picture: Elina Sirparanta/Visit Finland
SOA TRAVEL will be given out to travel destinations and tourism companies once a year and evaluates the previous years´ achievement. The jury consists of some of the most important tour operators specialized in outdoor and adventure travel in Scandinavia, travel experts and destination managers.

Learn more about SOA TRAVEL.
If a building becomes architecture, then it is art
Categories SOA TRAVEL 2020
Destination
Best Outdoor Destination
(region/infrastructure)
Sustainability
Best Sustainability Concept

Entrepreneur
Best Outdoor Entrepreneur
Product
Best Outdoor Product for Individuals
(activity/adventure/family)
Inspiration
Best Inspiration
(video/social media/picture)
Event
Best Outdoor Event
(co-operations/inspiration)
Development
Best Development
(vision/innovation/networking)
Transportation
Best Transportation (ferry/bus/train/airline)
Accommodation
Best Accommodation (hotel/cottage/apartment/tent/iglu)
Application for Scandinavian Outdoor Award TRAVEL
SirparantaPicture: Visit Finland
Benefits to participate in SOA TRAVEL
AWARENESS - VISIBILITY - COMMUNICATION in Central Europe

  • All applications will be reviewed by NordicMarketing award team
  • All nominations will be presented on scandinavianoutdooraward.travel
  • 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 on SOA, NordicMarketing & Mandel Facebook page
  • All SOA TRAVEL winners will be presented at Scandinavian Media Day in Munich in autumn 2020
  • All SOA TRAVEL winners will be announced at the SOA Press Meeting with Award Ceremony at ITB 2020
WINNERS 2019
The winners of Scandinavian Outdoor Award TRAVEL (SOA TRAVEL) were selected by a jury of German tour operators and travel trade professionals before ITB in Berlin in March 2019.

Photos: Thomas Rathay
Picture: Rafael Pérez/Visit Finland
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
NORR Skandinavien-Magazin
NORR Skandinavien-Magazin is exclusive media partner to SOA TRAVEL
www.norrmagazin.de
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