The travel trade sector is all set to observe the 37th World Tourism Day in Nepal.
NATTA has the opportunity to be in the Committee of World Tourism Day Celebration – 2016 chaired by MOCTCA. NATTA has been obliged in several tasks assigned by the committee.
NATTA Secretary Mr. Sudhir Kumar Upadhyay has been representing NATTA in MOCTCA meetings. And in todays meeting held at NTB chaired by Tourism Secretary Mr. Shanker Pd. Adhikari, NATTA Secretary Mr. Upadhyay elaborated NATTAs Cycle Rally and Blood Donation programs taking place on Saturday & Sunday to mark WTD -2016. Secy. Mr. Adhikari praised NATTA on organizing Cycle Rally & Blood Donation programs. Mr. Upadhyay was accompanied by NATTA Executive Mr. Ram Kumar Barakoti.
All agencies were requested to display banner of Tourism Day on their organizations and offer gifts or additional privileges to their clients who will be traveling to Nepal on the World Tourism Day.
27 September is World Tourism Day! Tourism for All!
Accessible Tourism for all is about the creation of environments that can cater for the needs of all of us, whether we are traveling or staying at home. May that be due to a disability, even temporary, families with small children, or the ageing population, at some point in our lives, sooner or later, we all benefit of universal accessibility in tourism.
Which is why, we want to call upon the right for all of the worlds citizens to experience the incredible diversity of our planet and the beauty of the world we live in. On this years World Tourism Day help us spread the word of both the importance and immense benefits universal accessibility has and can bring to society at large.
Ever since its inception, World Tourism Day is celebrated on 27 September to foster awareness among the international community of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic value. As the official day set aside in the United Nations Calendar the celebration seeks to highlight tourisms potential to contribute to reaching the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), addressing some of the most pressing challenges society is faced with today.