Focus on revival and sustained opportunities.
Sphere Travelmedia & Exhibitions announces the 2023 Calendar of India International Travel Mart events to be conducted in nine major markets of India. As the tourism-world slowly gets on an aggressive recovery mode, announce the 2023 edition of the ‘India International Travel Mart’ at the above key source markets.
The pandemic had affected the tourism industry hugely and with the surge in travel and international destinations open up to receive tourists, “India International Travel Mart”, as a preferred Travel-Event Partner are extremely pleased to bring value to the growth of the travel, hospitality and tourism industry.
With this year’s edition of “IITM”, Sphere Travelmedia & Exhibitions completes 24 years of providing the travel industry and discerning buyers from the travel – trade an opportunity to do and transact business.
With organizations and tourism boards from over 30 Indian states and over 40 countries, ‘India International Travel Mart’ will showcase a variety of destinations from different spheres such as international destinations, pilgrimages, adventures, culture & heritage, beaches, hills and many more. The Exhibitor Profile includes participation from Travel agents & Tour Operators, DMC, Hotels & Resorts, National Tourist Offices, Online Travel Portals, Travel Technology, Adventure Tour Operators, Eco – Tourism activities, etc.
Mr. Sanjay Hakhu, Founder and Director, Sphere Travelmedia said, “India, in spite of the prevalent business environment is fast emerging as one of the most interesting and productive countries for the travel industry, both for leisure and business travel. A combination of factors such as a stable economy, a highly vaccinated profile of travellers, opening up of destinations and enhanced connectivity are responsible for the projected growth and demand for international travel products among discerning Indian travellers”.
Mr. Rohit Hangal, Founder and Director, Sphere Travelmedia added “With the inbound sector still on the rebound phase, India International Travel Mart provides the right impetus to woo the vibrant and growing Indian domestic tourism sector. With a base of over 500 million discerning domestic travel seekers, it is a yearlong market, no hospitality and travel organization can ignore”.
This year ‘India International Travel Mart’ will see several new products in the Hospitality, Travel, technology and tourism spheres being unveiled. The “India International Travel Mart” provides an ideal “marketing opportunity” and “excellent backdrop” to enhance the participant’s “brand-equity” in the eyes of the discerning travel-trade and Corporate Consumers alike.
Boost for Domestic Tourism: Domestic Travel being India’s biggest travel yearlong segment, IITM this year shall see participants from over 25 different tourism verticals and participation across the length and breadth of the country. With newer products such Caravan Tourism, adventure, wellness and Ayurveda, business travel and wedding destinations gaining traction, IITM will play host to this growing genre.
Focus on Start-ups: With the economy growing at around 6%, making it one of the fastest growing big economies in the world, IITM Events will bring to fore several opportunities for start-ups to create a viable marketplace for their products and services in the gamut of the hospitality, travel, technology and tourism related industries.
The event seeks the support of major National and Regional associations such as ADTOI, TAAI, IATO, OTOAI, ATOAI, FRETA, KTS, FHRAI, SIHRA, ETAA and many others.
Schedule of travel events 2023
- IITM Kochi: 19 – 21 January 2023
- IITM Ahmedabad: 24 – 26 February 2023
- IITM Kolkata: 3 – 5 March 2023
- IITM Bangalore: 28 – 30 July 2023
- IITM Chennai: 4 – 6 August 2023
- IITM Mumbai: 28 – 30 September 2023
- IITM Delhi: 5 – 7 October 2023
- IITM Pune: 24 – 26 November 2023
- IITM Hyderabad: 1 – 3 Dec 2023
Vicky is the co-founder of TravelDailyNews Media Network where she is the Editor-in Chief. She is also responsible for the daily operation and the financial policy. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Tourism Business Administration from the Technical University of Athens and a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Wales. She has many years of both academic and industrial experience within the travel industry. She has written/edited numerous articles in various tourism magazines.