Shimla/September 27 (NG News)
Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Saturday awarded the stakeholders who excelled in promoting and popularizing tourism during the 3rd International Tourism conclave organised here today on the occasion of the World Tourism Day.
Best adventure tourism destination award was given to Himachal Pradesh while East Bourne Resorts and Spa was awarded as best destination for Wedding in Himachal Pradesh.
Best religious destination award was given to Tamil Nadu, best tourism Destination of India to Gujarat, best Rural tourism initiative award to Punjab, best wedding destination award to Rajasthan and best fairs and festival destination award to Andhra Pradesh.
The Chandigarh City was given award for being best travel city, Maharaja’s Express as best luxury Train in India, Mauritius as best Outbound Tourism Board in India, Thailand as Outbound Wedding Destination, Mauritius as best outbound Tourism Board in India and Korea as best Outbound Film Location.
The Outbound Tourism Personality among Travel trade award was presented to Manoharan Periasamy (Tourism Malaysia), best weekend hotel To Cambay Resort Jamdoli in Jaipur, best luxury spa resort to Suryavilas Luxury, Upcoming Hotel Chain to Pride Group of Hotels and best Outbound tourism Marketing award to Malaysia.