Govt goes all out to woo travellers, adventure enthusiasts to Valley
25: Jammu and Kashmir Government is taking all possible measures to woo
tourists and adventure enthusiasts to visit and explore the Himalayan
region—assuring them safety and warm welcome.
regard, the Department of Tourism held a road show at Kolkata as part of its
promotional campaigns across the country to attract tourists.
Tourism, Kashmir, Nisar Ahmad Wani led the delegation of the representatives of
local travel and hospitality sector for the promotion of the J&K’s vast
tourism operators, travel agents, destination management companies besides
regional and national media were invited at the promotional evening—who
networked with the J&K’s travel agents for business opportunities and
promotion of the varied tourism products.
appreciating the travel fraternity from Eastern region of the country for their
continued promotion in travel packages, Director Tourism, Kashmir, said Kolkata
has remained one of the major markets where from large number of travelers
them that Kashmir is safe for tourism activities and hundreds of tourists are
already enjoying their holidays at prime resorts like Gulmarg, Srinagar and
show was organised in collaboration with J&K Pilgrim and Leisure Tour
films on known and off-beat destinations were also screened on the occasion.
has already organized several road shows across the country including some of
the prominent cities like Bangalore, Pune, Bhubaneswar among others. The
officials said that more promotional campaigns are scheduled at other cities
including Chennai, Vijayawada and Mumbai to attract travelers to Valley.