Tag: Uttarakhand

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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Uttarakhand being developed as a high-end tourism state

India, in addition to being one of the leading film producing countries with the filming community spread across various regions of the country, also offers a diversity of landscape and locations in the different States and Union Territories, making it an appealing destination for production of both international and domestic films. Uttarakhand is being aimed […]

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Uttarakhand optimistic about new initiatives lined up for 2018

To provide holistic tourism development across the state Shruti Dugar | Mumbai In March this year, Prakash Pant, Finance Minister, Uttarakhand presented the state budget of INR 45,585.09 crore for the fiscal year 2018-19. Tourism, being a major source of revenue for the state has been allotted INR 183.37 crore. “In regards to the budget […]

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Ezeego1.com opens eight new franchise stores across India

Ezeego1.com, recently opened a series of eight new franchise stores across Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru, Dhule, Uttarakhand, Guwahati and Amritsar, to cater to the growing travel demands across the Indian market. Services like flight tickets, hotels, packages, rail and cruise holidays will be provided on a single platform from a diverse mix of travel suppliers offering […]

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Uttarakhand CM launches eco-tourism project in Kotdwar

Uttarakhand Tourism recently launched an eco-tourism circuit development and safari vehicles operation project in Pauri district. The Ecotourism Development Corporation of Uttarakhand is charged with developing more eco-tourism circuits in the state. Its main aim is to promote ecologically and culturally sustainable tourism, while also augmenting tourism-generated livelihood opportunities for local communities. Inaugurating the project […]

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AAI signs MoU with Uttarakhand for the development of aviation sector

Airports Authority of India (AAI) has entered into a MoU with Government of Uttarakhand and collaborated with Uttarakhand Civil Aviation Development Authority (UCADA) to develop the civil aviation sector in the state. The MoU is aimed at identifying relevant factors influencing the development of civil aviation infrastructure in Uttarakhand; assessing commercial potential of various airports […]

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Uttarakhand to unveil new policy to boost tourism in the state

The state government of Uttarakhand is working towards unveiling a new policy to give a fillip to the tourism sector in the state. Uttarakhand is promoting Spiritual Tourism by developing circuits such as Devi Circuit and Shiv Circuit. This year the number of tourist arrivals in the state has already crossed the 17 lakh mark, […]

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Uttarakhand to develop a new tourist destination in each district

The state government of Uttarakhand has decided to develop one new tourism destination in each of the 13 districts. Alongside, the locals would be roped in to provide support to environmental and tourist activities. Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has laid thrust on providing tourism based jobs to youths residing in the hills. Simultaneously, the […]

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Uttarakhand welcomes visitors at TTF to experience homestays in the state

With more than 30 co-exhibitors promoting exciting packages and products, Uttarakhand was one of the highlights of the TTF West series. Visitors at TTF were welcomed with a fresh perspective on the tourism potential of Uttarakhand that aimed at projecting itself as a tourism destination that is much beyond the customary ‘Char Dham Yatra’. “Uttarakhand […]

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Uttarakhand to add lesser-known destinations to its tourism map

The Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, Harish Rawat is initiating a comprehensive strategy along with other senior officials, to popularise lesser-known tourist destinations in the state like Jageshwar, Lakhamandal and Poornagiri, among others. The national tourism map should now include Harkidoon-Kedarkantha, Kotdwar-Karanaswaram, Jageshwar-Madmaheswar, Kalsi-Hanol-Lakhamandal, Champawat-Mayawati-Poornagiri, Lansdowne, Purlo-Mori, Kausani-Gwaldam-Garud-Bedini and Jakholi-Bednital , emphasised Rawat. “Uttarakhand is increasingly becoming […]

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