Tourism entrepreneurs form Korea Tours and Trekking Operator Association of Nepal to attract Korean Tourists

28th Mar, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU, Mar 28: Tourism entrepreneurs have formed the Korea Tours and Trekking Operator Association of Nepal (KTTOAN) to promote tourism in Nepal and Korea. The inauguration program conducted on Tuesday, March 27 has announced a nine-member committee under President Amar Bahadur Shahi.

Newly elected President Shahi said that KTTOAN will work to bring more visitors from South Korea to the country, and welcome Korean tourists with quality service. It will also enhance people to people relations between the two countries.

Speaking on the occasion, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Nepal, Park Young-Sik, said that the association will help develop the relations between South Korea and Nepal. He also commended the association’s effort to provide quality service to Korean tourists and hoped that favorable environment for Nepali tourists to visit South Korea will also be created soon.

The embassy will work closely with KTTOAN to invite more tourists to Nepal and vice-versa, he added.

The committee has Lal Bahadur Bhattarai as First Vice-President, Binod Rana as Second Vice-President, Arjun Poudel as General Secretary, Wangchu Sherpa as Secretary and Nga Ngima Sherpa as Treasurer. Ang Dorjee Sherpa, Yadav Poudel and Pemba Sherpa have been named as members of the association.