To boost domestic tourism awareness in valley, a three-day ‘Indian Travel Mart’ is coming up by the Jammu and Kashmir Department of Tourism.
This will include colorful showcase of the several destinations in the Union Territory. There will be details of attractions and attractive buildings by the tourism departments of various states. Also, one will get to meet the representatives of various hotels and resorts. You can have a face-to-face talk with tour operators, travel agents, and hoteliers from across the country.
Talking to ANI, Ajay Gupta, Managing Director, India Travel Mart, said,
“Post COVID, this is the first such kind of physical exhibition in Jammu and Kashmir. The main aim of this event is to promote domestic tourism. The reason behind doing this in Jammu and Kashmir is to promote the Union Territory as a film location and encourage destination weddings, ice tourism, adventure tourism here. 100 to 150 tour operators and travel agents have come to participate in the event.”
Adding, he said “This has been organized at a time when international borders are closed and domestic tourism is receiving a very good response. The theme of Indian Travel Mart The theme of this event is “Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat,” and the destination has come up with we are proving very good packages for tourists. He highlights that people are now picking locations within the country for wedding and event purposes. Mentioning, “Here people are getting different packages for different domestic locations under one roof through this three-day event.”
VK Sehgal, a travel writer, and journalist said, “This event is a kind of advertisement and networking. Whenever there is a crisis, there is always a need for a resurgence after this crisis. So, this programme, post-COVID is very good as it provides a platform for the people for interaction. Secondly, there are places that are otherwise nowhere to be seen on a tourist map, people are made aware of them too in such events. This programme also gives information to the tourists planning to travel to newer places.”
Jammu and Kashmir has always been one the most loved tourist place. So, the event aims to bring the eyes of tourists back.
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