Tag: Odisha tourism

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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Odisha Tourism presented new documentary on Nabakalebara ‘God’s Own People’

Odisha Tourism recently launched a documentary film on Nabakalebara ‘God’s Own People’ directed by Padmashree Nila Madhab Panda in association with Akshay Parija productions. Naveen Patnaik, Chief Minister of Odisha, viewed the 18-minute cut version of the documentary in the presence of Governor SC Jamir, First lady, Tourism Minister Ashok Panda and other dignitaries. “The […]

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Odisha Tourism to develop 40 new eco-tourism spots

In a bid to promote eco-tourism, the state government of Odisha has decided to develop 40 new eco-tourism spots. This decision was taken at a high-level meeting under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary A P Padhi. He further directed the Forest and Environment Department to develop suitable facilities including a waste disposal provision at eco-tourism […]

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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 Tourism to host domestic roadshows in different cities

Odisha Tourism is organising roadshows in different cities which will attract the domestic tourists from various parts of the country. Last year, they organised five roadshows. This year they have decided to organise eight roadshows which will start from Pune. The Odisha Tourism Development Corporation covers a wide range of provisions to the tourists with […]

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Odisha aims at branding its tourist sites

Odisha’s tourism board has the goal of marking its famous tourist hot-spots and these plans will soon be finalized after consultation with collaborators including Hotel & Restaurant Association of Odisha (HRAO), the primary hospitality organisation in the state. A professional advertisement agency is also going to be brought in to help achieve this purpose. Further […]

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Odisha to improve infrastructure at more than 300 sites

In order to boost the state tourism sector, the Odisha government is to improve connectivity and infrastructure for accommodation in as many as 329 tourist spots. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has directed Tourism Department officials to expedite work of communication and accommodation at these places on a priority. The state has recorded a 12% increase […]

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