The award was presented during a glittering ceremony at the Montcalm London Marble Arch, by Shripad Yesso Naik, tourism minister for India, and Usha Sharma, additional director general of India's Ministry of Tourism.
The event was
attended by more than 300 travel industry professionals, many of whom were in the UK capital to attend the World
The India Travel Awards are a series of regional events held across India, designed to recognise those behind the success of the Indian tourism industry. They are supported by the Indian Ministry of Tourism, the Government of India and various esteemed travel trade bodies.
This year, for the first time, an event was held outside India, when Mr Arora, who was named Tourism Ambassador, was honoured in London.
Montcalm Luxury Hotels London has a collection of four properties in the UK capital - The Montcalm London Marble Arch, The Marble Arch by Montcalm London, The Montcalm at the Brewery London City, and London City Suites by Montcalm. They will be joined by the futuristic M by Montcalm Shoreditch which will open in early 2015.