Nepal participated in WTM 2018 to promote experience Nepal

14th Nov, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU, Nov 14: Nepal successfully participated in World Travel Mart (WTM) 2018 which was conducted in London on 7th November and was led by Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) in coordination with 32 private sector tourism companies. The delegation was led by Chief Executive Officer of Nepal Tourism Board Mr. Deepak Raj Joshi. Private sector participants renewed their contacts and created new contacts during the fair.


The travel mart provided an ideal platform for the fresh promotions, visibility of Nepal as an exotic holiday gateway and in providing latest information and updates in the market of UK. Tourism professionals, tour operators, private companies, members of the media, photographers, bloggers, and content creators from Britain and around the world visited the Nepal Stall at the WTM 2018. Many wanted to know about the situation in Nepal and about the different tourism destinations, while many inquired about the best way to promote Nepal.


Nepal’s Ambassador to the United Kingdom Mr. Durga Bahadur Subedi also visited the Nepal Stall with officials from the Nepal Embassy. On Nov. 6, a soft launching of “Visit Nepal 2020” was held at the Nepal pavilion & honored to receive Mr. Hari Buda Magar, the international adventure hero with double amputee as a special speaker.


The biggest highlight was “Lonely Planet presenting Nepal the award for Kathmandu “the best cities to visit in 2019”. The program was attended by British tour operators, media and friends of Nepal in London, and the delegation of Nepal and Nepali tour operators. The Evening included with virtual Nepali kitchen where the invitees enjoyed an array of Nepali snacks including chewla, bara, sel roti, aloo achar etc.