✍️By Special Correspondent
Himalayan Tourism Mart (HTM) is proud to announce the launch of its inaugural edition, a groundbreaking event aimed at showcasing the tourism potential of the majestic Himalayan region. Organized by the Himalayan Hospitality & Tourism Development Network (HHTDN), this three-day mart will serve as a dynamic platform connecting businesses and professionals in the tourism industry, all eager to explore the unparalleled beauty and cultural heritage of the Himalayas.
Nestled in the heart of the world’s most breathtaking mountain range, the Himalayan region offers a wealth of opportunities for both leisure and adventure tourism. From tranquil hill stations to awe-inspiring landscapes, from pristine rivers and valleys to diverse national parks and wildlife, the Himalayas beckon travelers with their unique charm and mystique. The Himalayan Tourism Mart is conceived with the primary goal of bringing this potential to the forefront and providing a gateway for businesses to thrive in this captivating destination.
Shri Supratim (Raj) Basu, Chief Advisor, HHTDN said “As a B2B platform, the Himalayan Tourism Mart focuses on fostering collaboration, creating partnerships, and facilitating the growth of tourism enterprises operating in the Himalayan region. Whether you are an adventure tour operator, an hotelier, a homestay owner, or a transportation service provider, our mart is designed to connect you with the right partners, resources, and opportunities to flourish in this remarkable setting.”
Shri Samrat Sanyal, General Secretary, HHTDN said, “The inaugural edition of HTM will feature a diverse range of activities and opportunities for networking and knowledge exchange. Attendees will have access to a travel trade show where tourism stakeholders from across the Himalayan region will display their products, while buyers from around the country and abroad can explore and access the best tourism offerings the Himalayas have to offer. In addition, the mart will host keynote speakers, engaging panel discussions, and insightful workshops on the latest trends and best practices in the tourism industry.”
Prior to the main event, a three-day pre-mart activity will offer delegates a familiarization tour showcasing the rich tapestry of tourism opportunities and products available in the region. This immersive experience will allow participants to witness firsthand the diverse landscapes, cultural heritage, and unparalleled hospitality that make the Himalayas a truly unique and sought-after destination.
By participating in the Himalayan Tourism Mart, attendees will gain access to an extensive network of industry professionals, including tour operators, travel agencies, accommodation providers, adventure enthusiasts, and experts in the field. Together, we aim to promote responsible and authentic tourism experiences while preserving the pristine beauty and cultural heritage of the Himalayas. Through interactive sessions, workshops, and panel discussions, attendees will stay at the forefront of the industry, learning about the latest trends, emerging markets, and best practices.
The Himalayan Tourism Mart is more than just a marketplace; it is a community of passionate individuals and organizations dedicated to redefining the future of Himalayan tourism. Join us on this remarkable journey as we unlock the immense potential of this breathtaking region, forging lasting partnerships and creating unforgettable experiences for travelers.