Speaking on the occasion, Mr Sanjay Hakhu, Director, Sphere TravelMedia said, "India in spite of the present business environment is fast emerging as one of the most interesting and productive countries for the travel trade industry both for leisure and business travel. A combination of factors is responsible for the growth and demand of travel trends from India. The visitor profile is on a BZB & BZC format like and will have over 15,000 buyers over three days".
Tourism Studies and Trends indicate that the year 2018 - 19 will see more than 20 million Indian tourists embanking on overseas travel and with the advent of lowcost international airfares and holiday packages that are available on monthly
instalments payable over a period of time, International travel is no longer a luxury.
Sri Lanka is the ‘Partner Country’ at ’India International Travel Mart this yean
Big representation from different travel and tourism products of Karnataka
Some of the International participants who are participating this year
include participants from Sri Lanka, Mauritius, Maldives, Nepal, Dubai, China, Malaysia, Indonesia, Japan, etc
Gujarat, Goa, Kerala, Odisha are the ’Partner States’ while Andhra Pradesh,
Rajasthan, West Bengal and Tamil Nadu will be the ’Feature Destinations’ at the event.
Karnataka is the Host State for the event. Other states being represented
include Kerala, Delhi, Goa, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Madhya Pradesh, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal and many more.
More than 200 hotels and resorts are participating from all over India,
making it one of the most diverse ranges of hospitality products in the country on display.
Diverse Tourism segments on display such as Pilgrimage Travel, Adventure, Cultural pursuits, shopping tours, etc.
International Flight offerings from Air India and Sri Lankan Airlines 0 Exclusive Start-up Pavilion in the field of hospitality, travel and tourism.
Launch of Special Ramayana Packages from Sri Lanka Tourism 0 International Holiday Packages from IRCTC