Thailand, renowned for its stunning landscapes and rich cultural heritage, will be the Feature Country of TTF Kolkata 2023. From 14th July To 16th July 2023, at Biswa Bangla Mela Prangan
KOLKATA: Travel and Tourism Fair Kolkata (TTF Kolkata), the oldest travel trade show in India is all geared up to commence this week and promises to unfold with full vigor.
TTF Kolkata 2023 will witness participation from India, Nepal, Thailand, and the UAE. TTF Kolkata has also received strong support and participation from Indian States, including Goa, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalaya, Odisha, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh. Additionally, States like Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Chhattisgarh, Jammu & Kashmir, Maharashtra, Punjab, and Tripura are also actively participating.
Thailand, renowned for its stunning landscapes and rich cultural heritage, will be the Feature Country of TTF Kolkata 2023. This spotlight on Thailand will provide attendees with a unique opportunity to explore and discover the myriad attractions and offerings of this captivating destination.
“We are delighted to host the largest ever edition of TTF Kolkata in its home city where it started, back in 1989. The 2023 event will see participation from over 200 exhibitors representing 23 Indian states. As the biggest show in Eastern India, TTF Kolkata is perfectly timed ahead of the bustling travel season of Durga Puja Vacations. This strategic timing offers an excellent platform for industry players to connect, network, and explore new business opportunities”, said Sanjiv Agarwal, Chairman and CEO, Fairfest Media Ltd., organisers of TTF.
The domestic tourism sector in India has witnessed a spectacular revival, experiencing significant growth with a staggering 677.63 million visits. Projections indicate that the industry will continue to develop steadily, with an annual growth rate of 6.7%, reaching INR 35 trillion and contributing 9.6% to the nation’s GDP by 2029.
“We look forward to the representatives from the travel industry, exhibitors and travel enthusiasts to join us at TTF Kolkata 2023, where the spirit of travel and discovery is celebrated. We are expecting a 50% increase in the number of visitors, compared to the previous year.” added G. Ibrahim, Managing Director & CMO, Fairfest Media Ltd.
The event will be supported by renowned organisations including the Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India, OTOAI, TAAI, TAFI, SKAL Kolkata, ETAA, ADTOI, TAAB, EHTTOA, ATSPB, HHTDN, IATTE, TAHAT, ABTO, NIMA, Tourism Welfare Association, and TOA. In addition, ACT (Association for Conservation & Tourism) will serve as the Responsible Tourism Partner for TTF Kolkata 2023. Travel News Digest (TND) will hold the position of the event’s official media.
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