Published on : Wednesday, September 22, 2021
The Kolhapur district administration is going to holdnumerous events for a week starting from September 26 to improve tourism in the district. September 27 is celebrated as World Tourism Day.
All events can be attended by invitation only to make sure thatCovid-related protocols are firmlyadhered to. The events will include celebrations of the anniversary of installation of Mahalaxmi idol in Kolhapur.
There would be various cultural activities and heritage sites of Kolhapur through photos, drawings made by artistsand information boards set up at Kolhapur airport and along the national highway. A logo would be used for all tourism-related activities.
To quote Kolhapur district guardian minister SatejPatil, “Kolhapur has huge potential to become topmost tourist spot across the globe. Several Indian and foreign tourists visit Kolhapur. We are launching outreach activities to attract people towards Kolhapur.”
There would be heritage walk, food and agro tourism related activities during the event. Major focus would be on exploring nearby natural sites like Radhanagari.
Patil said that one bus is plying from Kolhapur to Radhanagari for tourists and its booking are full till November. Soon, more buses will be added with the help of the forest department for exploring the jungle.
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