J&K bags best award in adventure tourism destination

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Chennai, Publish Date: Jul 18 2017 1:11AM | Updated Date: Jul 18 2017 1:11AM
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The J&K Tourism Department has received the award  in the category of 'Best Adventure Tourism Destination and Eco-Tourism Destination' at a 3-Day event organized by Indian International Travel Mart, Chennai Deputy Director Tourism (Publicity) Peerzada Zahoor who was representing the J&K State received the award.  During the Travel Mart, J&K stall which was beautifully decorated attracted huge visitors mostly locals and travel agents.

Director Tourism Kashmir, Mahmood A Shah said the department is trying to tap the South Indian market who are very keen to visit J&K.

“South Indian is a good market for Kashmir. Our participation in travel marts is helping the state tourism as we are trying to dispel the misconception among the travellers about Kashmir,” said Shah. During the Travel Mart, the Department Of Tourism also interacted with the travel agents who are willing to organize tours for schools and business houses.