According to a press release issued by Nepal Tourism Board, NTB along with four private travel trade companies participated at the Travel and Tourism Fair (TTF) 2010, held in Kolkata from July 31 to August 2.The unique and beautiful design of the Nepali Stall which attracted a large number of visitors, bagged the ‘Best Design and Decoration’ award at the fair. Buddha Air, one of the participants at the fair, will be launching daily flights between Kathmandu & Kolkata from 1st September 2010.This is expected to increase the inflow of tourists from Kolkata to Nepal.
Together with four Nepalese private travel trade companies, Nepal Tourism Board participated in the TTE fair held in Kolkatta, India from 16-18 July 2010.The Nepalese stall received an overwhelming response from the visitors.The visitors showed interest on Nepal Tourism Year 2011 and inquired about special packages and incentives. During the event NTB felicitated two Mount Everest climbers from Kolkatta.The summiteers made a power-point presentation made on their journey to Nepal and Mt. Everest.