Tag: Bhubaneswar

Odisha Tourism showcases its offerings as India’s best-kept secret

Tourism Minister of Odisha J P Panigrahi recently led a delegation at a roadshow organised by FICCI in Mumbai. The roadshow witnessed the participation of over 150 tour and travel operators from the city, who conducted rapid B2B networking with 18 leading tour operators from Odisha, who were a part of the delegation. Commissioner cum […]

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Bhubaneswar to tap tourism potential through Hockey World Cup

With the men’s Hockey World Cup scheduled in November, the state tourism department of Odisha has come up with enticing tour packages for players, delegates and visitors to increase footfall in the region and boost tourism in Bhuvaneswar. The state tourism department has been assigned to create new and affordable tour packages to be chosen […]

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Bhubaneswar to host IATO’s Annual Convention from September 7-10, 2017

Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO) has been proactive in raising industry concerns time to time and organise interactive activities to have the travel and tourism industry under one roof. The Association will be hosting its 33rd Annual Convention from September 7-10, 2017 at the Mayfair Convention Centre, Bhubaneswar, Odisha. This year the tour operator’s […]

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FHRAI to hold 50th Annual Convention at Bhubaneswar

The Federation of Hotel and Restaurant Association of India (FHRAI) has announced plans for holding its Golden Jubilee Convention from September 25-27, 2015 at Mayfair Convention, Bhubaneswar. Odisha Tourism has joined FHRAI as Partner of the event. The theme of the Convention is ‘Atithi Devo Bhavo’ meaning ‘Guest is God’. The event is expecting over […]

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Odisha awaits lighthouse tourism after Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu

Department of Lighthouse and Lightship under the Ministry of Shipping has decided to convert 15 out of 182 lighthouses in India into tourism spots as the first phase of ‘development of lighthouses for tourism’ project. Lighthouses in Odisha which are under this project are Gopalpur-on-Sea, Chandrabhaga and False Point in Jagatsinghpur district near Paradip port. […]

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Imphal and Bhubaneswar airports to get international status

The airports of Bhubaneswar and Imphal will finally be granted an international status after the approval of the Union Cabinet on October 30, 2013. Both the airports have been renovated for suitable requirements and facilities needed for an international airport. The night operating facility has been completed along with more check-in counters, establishment of immigration […]

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