Lumbini, December 26, 2018: Nepal Association of Tour and Travel Agents (NATTA) are going to organize first Buddhist International Travel Mart (BITM) from January 10 to 12 in Lumbini. The event is titled as “Explore the Buddha Land” which will be hosted by Lumbini. The main objective of this event is to promote Lumbini products and exploit the immense Buddhist tourism potential that Nepal has.
Mr Achyut Sharma the first president of NATTA and the coordinator of BITM said that “the event is going to be held with the cooperation of Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) and different travel trade associations. In event there will be 50 buyers companies from Nepal also from other countries where Buddhist population is high. Nepal tour operators and other service provider are going to showcase their tourism products.
Buddhist conference, interaction programs and B2B session are the main features of BITM where the participants will be from national to international buyers, travel bloggers and media representatives from different countries.