Which Bollywood Star Was Chosen To Promote New Zealand Tourism?

By Shreya Singh | 1 year ago
Which Bollywood Star Was Chosen To Promote New Zealand Tourism?

For the first time a Bollywood star has been chosen by Tourism New Zealand as an Indian ambassador. Read to know which Bollywood star is chosen for this deed.

Sidharth Malhotra, who started his career as a model, turned successful actor of the Bollywood industry will now be seen promoting New Zealand tourism.


The Tourism New Zealand has chosen Sidharth Malhotra as its first Indian ambassador to endorse New Zealand as a tourist destination.

Expressing his zeal, Sidharth said that he is very “excited to embark on a visit to the picturesque land to experience its diverse landscapes, culture and adventure activities”. On being asked by the local media about the date to visit New Zealand, Sidharth said that he will be in New Zealand on October 11 and 19 and will visit Northland, Wellington, and Queenstown.

Talking about the reasons for choosing Sidharth as the brand ambassador, Steven Dixon, the regional manager of South and South East Asia, Tourism New Zealand said, “Sidharth is young and dynamic, and extremely keen to experience New Zealand’s offerings. From adventure activities to food and wine experiences, local culture to luxury indulgence, New Zealand is gearing up to surprise Sidharth at every step of his journey. We look forward to hosting him and making him feel at home.”

While on his visit to New Zealand, the “Student Of The Year” star will be will be visiting both the North and South Islands. ” I have heard so much about New Zealand from my friends, the activities it offers. I am sure sure I will also experience the same and even much more the country offers to a traveler.” he said.

As per reports from TVNZ, Sidharth will not only shoot for a promotional video marketing on the tourism in India but it will give out a message on safe driving (last week Tourism New Zealand posted a video that showed a camper van running on the right hand side of the road).

Photosource: Twitter/siddhartamalhotra