Nepal awarded 'Most Popular Tourist Destination' at GITF

4th Mar, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU, Mar 04: Nepal was awarded with the "Most Popular Tourist Destination" at the Guangzhou International Tourism Exhibition (GITF) at Guangzhou in China. The exhibition took place from March 1-3, and was participated by a group of 5 travel companies from Nepal. Owing to Nepal's popularity in China, Nepal was awarded the' Most Popular Tourist Destination during a special ceremony at the InterContinental Hotel, Guangzhou. 

During the three-day fair, business-to-business meetings were held with tour operators as well as with tourism media for building network and fostering business contacts with the Chinese counterparts. Thousands of people collected information and updates on travel itineraries from the Nepal stall. 

Chinese tourists stay in Nepal for one week on an average and prefer to visit places like Kathmandu, Nagarkot, Pokhara, Chitwan and Lumbini and are interested in cultural tours, soft adventure, shopping and photography. 

Co-exhibitors at the Nepal stall were Adventure Outdoor, Creative Adventure Nepal, Peace and Joy Tour and Travel, Simrik Air, and Unleash Nepal International while NTB was represented by Mr. Bimal Kadel, Officiating Director and Mr. Samir Bajracharya, Manager.