Published on : Saturday, March 16, 2019
Goa Tourism is taking part at Bolsa de Tourismo de Lisboa (BTL) in Lisbon, Portugal, which is being held from March 13-17, 2019. The five-day event which started on March 13 is receiving overwhelming response with market leaders increasing their stand size followed by participation from a cross section of global and Indian travel and tourism markets.
Indian Ambassador to Portugal K Nandini Singla called on the Goa Tourism delegation led by Sanjiv Gadkar, Director, Department of Tourism, Government of Goa.
Ms. Singla expressed her happiness on Goa Tourism’s participation at the Bolsa de Tourismo de Lisboa and for setting up an attractive and impressive pavilion showcasing the best of Goa Tourism for potential visitors.
She reassured Goa Tourism delegation of her continued support and pursuing bilateral ties between Goa and Portugal via tourism, sports and other areas. As part of the initiative, Ms. Singla also urged Goa Tourism to initiate talks with APAVT, which is an association of Portuguese travel and tourism agencies for boosting footfalls to Goa in the near future.
Jose Ulisses Correia e Silva, the Prime Minister of Cape Verde, who also visited Goa Tourism’s pavilion at the on-going BTL, Lisbon, showed keen interest in Goa as a tourism destination with a plethora of facets.
Goa Tourism has set up an attractive pavilion at the BTL, Lisbon, showcasing its new tourism products and services, organizing presentations and interactions with big names from the tourism industry. It is getting tremendous response from international buyers, tour operators, travel agents, wedding planners, corporate travel decision makers and potential investors in the field of hospitality, leisure and travel industry.