Nepal celebrated World Tourism Day 2018 by organizing various programs in different parts of the country.
The theme of this year’s celebration was ‘Tourism and the Digital Transformation’. Different travel trade associations joined hands with the government to celebrate the day.
Some glimpses of the celebrations:
Girls draped in traditional attire ready to welcome guests attending a program organized jointly by Tourism Ministry and Nepal Tourism Board.
Nepal Tourism Board CEO Deepak Raj Joshi and others welcoming the first group of tourists landing at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu.
Representatives of tourism enterprises awarded on the day.
Three Best Village Tourism Destinations were also awarded during World Tourism Day celeberations.
Himalaya Expeditions gave away different awards to personalities supporting Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon and Lumbini PEACE Marathon.
Tourism Minister Rabindra Adhikari leading a hiking program organized from Kakani to Suryachaur by Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal.
Nepal Mountaineering Association awarded representative of top agents during its AGM that coincided with World Tourism Day.