Experiential Planner, the initiative of tmf dialogue marketing India, which was established 8 years ago with the promise of ‘Connecting Planners with Destinations’, is exclusively partnering with KM Events, Turkey, to host the Experiential Istanbul Initiative. In a first of its kind initiative, the Experiential Planner, together with KM Events, Turkey’s leading DMC and event experience creator, will engage India’s top wedding planners in a never before experience of Istanbul.
Meltem Bayazit Tepeler, Founder and Director, KM Events commented on the partnership and this upcoming inaugural initiative, “With our 25 years’ experience in the luxury wedding and event industry, we are happy to announce our long-term collaboration with The Experiential Planner and EVENTFAQS, as a media partner. As a beautiful start of this partnership, we are bringing ‘Experiential Istanbul’, to life, in Istanbul, Turkey between 10-13 April 2019. We are looking forward to the upcoming events with this fabulous team!”
Experiential Istanbul will feature 10 of the country’s most coveted experiential destination wedding planners, in a showcase of Istanbul, like never before. The programme is being hosted by the most luxurious hotel in Istanbul, the Four Seasons Bosphorus, which is located at The Strait of Istanbul. The luxurious property is a beautifully restored, 19th-century Ottoman palace that exhibits the luxe of Istanbul’s ancient architecture, warm hospitality, and exceptional accommodation. The property makes for an ideal wedding destination as the services and venues it offers are synonymous to grandeur and services mark for excellence.
"Istanbul, the empress of cities and the city of empresses and sultans. What better place to join two loving hearts together than this city where continents come together, thrive side by side and unforgettable memories are created everyday. With two distinctively different but equally impressive hotels in Istanbul, Four Seasons hosts some of the most memorable weddings in modern history", says Basak Gungor, Director of Catering - Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at the Bosphorus
This 3-day retreat is designed to give participants an intimate experience of the best that Istanbul has to offer for weddings and exclusive events with unparalleled access to unique venues in partnership with KM Events, Turkey as a strong and creative partner for weddings in Istanbul. Some of the many places on the itinerary include, Insider View of Turkish Culture: Lunch at Beyti Restaurant - one of the best and deep-rooted restaurant in Istanbul with very traditional Turkish decor, Private Dinner at St. Sophia Hurrem , Visit to Pera Palace Hotel, Dinner at Tophane Venetian Palace, Private Cruise on the Bosphorus and not to forget a bit of culture with an Istanbul City Tour, which would include Topkapı Palace, St.Sophia Museum, Blue Mosque and of course, Grand Bazaar & Spice Market!
Karishma Hundalani, Head - Brand & Content, EVENTFAQS Media, said, “The Experiential Planner has been and will continue to redefine the ways in which planners connect with destinations, their representatives and the right partners. Our endevour is to deliver the tools, connections, and experiences that not only showcase a destination at its Experiential best but also equips a Planner with the confidence and expert partners to deliver a perfect solution to their clients. Experiential Istanbul is a prime example of this endevour, and an initiative we’re proud to present to the Indian Destination Wedding community.”