Tag: Arunachal Pradesh

OTM 2019 emerges as the largest travel trade show in India again

Participants from 50+ Countries and many Indian States and Union Territories exhibited their destinations at OTM 2019, held at the Bombay Exhibition Centre from January 23 to 25. OTM 2019 had 1,000+ exhibitors, including National and State Tourism Organisations, State Tourism Boards, Hotels, Airlines, Destination Marketing Companies and other suppliers serving leisure as well as […]

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Salman Khan promotes tourism in Arunachal Pradesh

Bollywood actor Salman Khan promoted the Mechuka Adventure Festival as he is the tourism ambassador for Arunachal Pradesh. Khan cycled through scenic hills to promote the beauty of the state. The actor who is currently shooting in Punjab for his upcoming film ‘Bharat’ recached Dibrugarh airport to attend the festival and was received by Minister […]

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Arunachal Pradesh to attract tourists through films and film festivals

Arunachal government has signed an agreement with Entertainment Society of Goa (ESG), an agency formed by Goa government in 2004 that organises International Film Festival of India (IFFI) every year. International Tribal Film Festival will be organised in Arunachal Pradesh every year with the help of ESG to attract the film industry all over the […]

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My Tour Planner reports increasing travel demand to North-east

Highlights West and South India as prominent source markets Shruti Dugar | Kolkata Headquartered in Kolkata, My Tour Planner, a B2B tour operating company is witnessing how travel demand towards the North-eastern part of India is gaining momentum. With a number of developments done by the government to attract the tourist footfall to the North-east, […]

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PM Modi inaugurates Dorjee Khandu Convention Centre in Itanagar

              Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Dorjee Khandu State Convention Centre in Itanagar aiming to strengthen the tourism potential in the north-eastern state of Arunachal Pradesh. Urging the people to explore the land of Arunachal Pradesh, Modi averred to hold more of their meetings and conferences in Arunachal […]

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Arunachal Pradesh invites film-makers to shoot in the region

Shruti Dugar | Kolkata   While exhibiting at OTM 2018, Tater Mize, District Tourist Officer, Government of Arunachal Pradesh highlighted the destination’s breathtakingly beautiful and scenic landscapes and invited film producers to shoot in the region. “Actor John Abraham is already the Brand Ambassador of Arunachal Pradesh. The tourism department is also working extensively on […]

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Ministry of Tourism decides to promote Rural Tourism in India

The Union Ministry of Tourism sanctioned 15 Rural Tourism sites for an amount of Rs 436.29 lakh during the year 2012-13. Similarly during 2013-14, 17 Rural Tourism sites for an amount of Rs 9.44 lakh were sanctioned and for 2014-15, four Rural Tourism sites received fund of Rs 131.05 lakh. The states in which the […]

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India to sponsor WTM Buyers’ Club

World Travel Market London 2015 is delighted to announce India Tourism as the sponsor of its prestigious WTM Buyers’ Club as it looks to promote India to the global travel industry as a safe and year-round luxury destination. In 2014, 7.7 million tourists visited India, a growth of more than 10% from just under seven […]

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Week-long river festival held in Arunachal Pradesh

The Kameng Ecotourism-cum- River Festival concluded after being held for a week. Legislators of East Kameng, West Kameng, and Tawang districts made a pact that steps would be taken to improve the region’s tourism. Bhalukpong is declared as the main centre of tourism in the three districts. It has all the qualities for being designated […]

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Rail services start in Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal Pradesh is now part of the Indian railway network. It is the second state in the north-east after Assam to achieve this. The first train that came into Naharlagun, a town located close to the state capital of Itanagar, carried 10 passengers and two goods compartments and was powered by a diesel engine. It […]

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