Dharan hosting East Tourism Mart 2018
6th May, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew
KATHMANDU, May 06: The city of Dharan is hosting the second iteration of the East Tourism Mart from June 7 to 9. The three-day tourism mart was conducted last year in Kathmandu. This year, the tourism mart is being conducted at Dharan to promote and develop the tourism industry of eastern Nepal, according to organizers.
Khotang Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) formed a five member committee under its President, Rajendra Layalu, for the promotion of the event. Basudev Baral, treasurer of the organizing committee, informed that it has started district visit to invite tourism entrepreneurs from Province 1 to participate in the event.
Tourism entrepreneurs from districts have been requested to give information about tourism destinations and places of natural and cultural importance as well as biodiversity of their respective districts.
"Participants of the event can showcase their tourism destinations and sell tourist attractions of their district," Baral said. "We may develop tourism packages in such destinations."