KATHMANDU, Nepal- Nepal Tourism Board in association with different tourism related organizations is organizing the Fifth National Tourism Fair starting May 10.
The fair is going to be organised at Bhrikutimandap Exhibition Hall in Kathmandu from May 10 to 12 with an objective of identifying tourism destinations and promoting internal tourism in Nepal.
According to the organizer, NTB, the fair will be participated by different tourism related organisations as well as educational and training providing institutions.
At a news conference held in Kathmandu on Thursday, the NTB said that the fair is to be organised with the purpose of creating public awareness to raise the living standards of rural areas through tourism and to exchange knowledge and information about tourism sector.
Information will be provided about 13 home stay schemes operated in different parts of the country, tourism packages and new destinations in the fair.
More than 50 districts will participate in the fair where there will be stalls of different 19 organisations, 12 travel agencies, four tourism educational institutions, as well as food items of Muslim and Newar communities.
Cultural items will be performed and documentary of tourism destinations will also be screened in the fair.