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The World's Leading Authority on Halal Travel - Connecting you to the Muslim Traveller

CrescentRating is the trailblazing travel and tourism business that has been enabling its clients to increase sales and profitability by effectively connecting with the niche and lucrative Halal conscious Muslim traveler.

Since 2009, we have been driving sales and profitability for a broad range of our clients across the globe by enabling them to better connect with the Muslim traveler. Our in-depth understanding of the lifestyle, behaviour and specific needs of the Muslim traveler has enabled us to ensure our clients identify the right approach to effectively appeal to the hearts and minds of the Muslim traveler and capture a significant share-of-wallet of this segment.

Whether you are a tourism board, a hotel chain, a mall operator, an airport, a hospital or a tourist attraction, we can provide an array of services that enable you to evaluate your current offerings and build your capabilities to better appeal to the Halal conscious Muslim traveler.

Who can benefit from our expertise


Understand the Muslim Travelers

We offer an extensive suite of onsite workshops, training modules and webinars that enable you and your staff to better service the Halal-conscious Muslim traveller.


Adapt products and services

We help you evaluate your current offerings and offer strategic recommendations for improvements. Our rating helps you benchmark your services and facilities.


Reach out to the Market

We help destinations and businesses effectively connect with the Muslim traveller. These include Destination Marketing Strategy development, Muslim Visitor Guide development, etc.

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Crescentrating Standards

CrescentRating is the globally recognized independent rating and accreditation standard for Muslim-friendly travel services. Our ratings and accreditations are trusted by a growing audience of Halal-conscious leisure and business travelers who rely on our insights to make key travel decisions for themselves and their families. Contact us now to get your services and facilities CrescentRated.

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Annual Ranking

Every year, we rank holiday destinations around the world based on their overall Halal/Muslim-friendliness. Rankings are based on in-depth research and analysis of data such as the availability of Halal food, prayer facilities and Muslim-friendly accommodation options. Browse through our rankings over the years.

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CrescentRating News


Orlando Airport to Construct Prayer Room for Muslim Travellers

Written bySubhashini
on 14 August 2015

Orlando International Airport - an International Airport in Florida, USA - has made plans to implement a prayer room for Muslim travellers following Emirates Airlines' decision to offer non-stop flights in an out of Orlando in March. The airport will be spending approximately $250,000 to construct a prayer room that will open for Emirates’ inaugural flight on September 1. The place...

CrescentRating launches the World's First-Ever Halal Travel Glossary

Written bySubhashini
on 12 August 2015

CrescentRating, the world’s leading authority on Halal tourism, has officially launched the world's first-ever Halal Travel Glossary. The new guide is a comprehensive and unique collection of key terms and expressions related to the $145 billion Halal travel market. It is the first of its kind and serves as an excellent resource for travel professionals and businesses to gain a better...

The World’s First-Ever Halal Travel Glossary Launched

Written bySubhashini
on 12 August 2015

The world’s leading authority on Halal travel today launched a new glossary providing access to a wealth of terminology used in one of the fastest growing sectors globally. CrescentRating has published a new guide which promotes accurate and consistent use of terms in the Halal travel market. Over 150 terms and concepts have been entered and validated with regular updates planned...

Thai Visitor Numbers Surge 38%

Written bySubhashini
on 11 August 2015

With tourist arrivals in July 2015 having risen by 38% year-on-year, Thailand is experiencing a surge in tourist arrivals at the peak of the first high season this year. The number of Middle Eastern visitors grew strongly, which shows that the shifting focus of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) not just towards East Asia, but also the Middle East...

Mughal Safari – Top-Notch Muslim-friendly Travel Services in India

Written bySubhashini
on 10 August 2015

Mughal Safari is one of India's finest travel service providers that offers a wide range of tour packages and services for travellers around the globe. With over 10 years of experience to its name, Mughal Safari has established itself a reputation for its excellent service and unique tour services. As an accredited travel agent of Crescentrating, it also offers a...

Turkey Launches Its First Halal Cruise

Written bySubhashini
on 06 August 2015

Catering to the ever-growing global Halal market, Turkey plans to launch its first Muslim-friendly cruise on the Aegean Sea next month for religiously observant travellers in the country. The Halal cruise was announced by the Antalya-based Fusion Tour company as a new approach that aims at tapping into the highly lucrative global Halal tourism sector. Organizers have seen huge potential in...

Iran Receives Over 5 Million Tourists During Past 5 Months

Written bySubhashini
on 04 August 2015

Over five million foreign tourists have visited Iran since the end of March 2015, despite the tourism industries of other regional countries not performing well at present. Industry experts noted that the situation provides a great opportunity for Iran to attract more tourists to the country as a safe Middle Eastern destination. Experts also noted that Iran is a prominent destination...

Peru's Leading Destination Management Company for Muslim Travellers - Travel Group Peru

Written bySubhashini
on 04 August 2015

Based in Lima, Travel Group Peru is a leading destination management company in Peru that specialises in servicing travel arrangements for leisure, business as well as religious travel. It is an accredited travel agent of Crescentrating and offers a range of travel services for Muslim travellers. Travel Group Peru's extensive knowledge and experience about worldwide market conditions and tourist resources -...

Bandarawela Hotel - An Excellent Muslim-Friendly Heritage Hotel in Sri Lanka

Written bySubhashini
on 04 August 2015

Bandarawela Hotel is one of Sri Lanka's finest colonial and heritage hotels that has been in operation since 1893. Located in the heart of Bandarawela town, the hotel caters to holidaymakers and leisure travellers, with a wealth of facilities and services also offered to Muslim travellers. Bandarawela Hotel has been awarded a Muslim-friendly hotel rating of 3 by CrescentRating and...

Halal Tourism Takes Off in Thailand

Written bySubhashini
on 24 July 2015

The Tourism Authority of Thailand projects a huge increase in Muslim visitors from the year 2016 onwards - particularly from the neighbouring countries of Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei Darussalam. This increase in Muslim visitors is owed to the upgrading of Muslim-friendly facilities in the destination - with Halal food and prayer facilities becoming readily available and an increasing investor interest...

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CrescentRating participated in a Seminar we held earlier this year on religiou tourism. They opened our eyes to many aspects of this lucrative market. The team that participated were understand the deands and required best practices for this type of tourism

Mr. Bilal Abuzeid
Execuitve Director, Jordan Inbound Tour Operators Association( JITOA). Jordan
Aug 07, 2014

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