Home-stay workshop in Pokhara from April 7-8

2nd Apr, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

POKHARA, April 2 : A two-day workshop on home-stay is going to be held in Pokhara from April 7 with an objective to facilitate marketing of home-stay in and around Gandaki and Dhaualagiri Area.

Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) regional office in Pokhara is going to organize the event in association with the Village Tourism Promotion Forum.

While the Gandaki and Dhawalagiri Zones see the highest registration of the home-stay operation, altogether 37 registered home-stay are currently in operation in Kaski district, according to the Surya Thapaliya of NTB, Pokhara office.

The event will be organized considering the importance of capacity-building of the home-stay operation and the aggressive marketing as well as its commercialization, explained Thapaliya.

The event is also expected to provide a forum to the stakeholders and the home-stay operators to help address the issues facing the operation of this operation in the region.