KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Nepal has reached out to promote itself as a 'Lifetime Destination' in western India through a sales mission.
Almost 100 local tour operators participated in sales missions organized in Surat and Pune since early January, according to a statement issued by Nepal Tourism Board (NTB). "The programs were ideal one to reach out to the market in western India especially the local travel trade with fresh communication and updates," it added.
The programs were focused on showcasing Nepal as a lifetime experience for travelers around the world, particularly Indian travelers. “Easy accessibility, value for time and money, and a wide variety of options offered by Nepal including luxury, soft adventure, spiritual getaways, and entertainment were focused on during the presentations at both the cities,” the NTB added in the statement.
The sales missions in Surat and Pune was the third leg of the Nepal Sales Mission in India which started in early January from Amritsar and Chandigarh as the first in the series, and Indore and Jaipur as the second.
The NTB is organizing similar sales missions in Trichy, Thiruvananthapuram and Kochi in the coming weeks.