Kolkata: TTF Kolkata, India’s oldest travel trade show concluded on Sunday at the Netaji Indoor Stadium after providing a much-awaited platform for the travel trade to meet and reconnect in eastern India and across the country.
Close to 150 exhibitors and representatives from 16 states participated in TTF Kolkata, from 10-12 September at Netaji Indoor Stadium.The show brought together under one roof the best of the travel industry from all over India, for reviving and restarting tourism in India.
Gujarat, Karnataka and Uttarakhand were the Partner States. Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Telangana and Tripura joined the show as Feature States, alongside key private players from DMCs, hospitality sector, aviation and others. Air India was the Official Partner of the show once again. India Tourism was also present in a big way.
TTF Kolkata had the active support and presence of travel associations like OTOAI, TAAI, TAFI, ADTOI, IATO, SKAL, NIMA, ETAA, TAAB, TAHAT, ATSPB, EHTTOA, IATTE, ABTO.
The show was reserved to travel trade visitors on the first day and a half and open for all thereafter. Stall awards were announced for the most vibrant exhibitors, as per the enclosed list of awardees.
“The response has been extremely positive. TTF Kolkata is one of the very first travel trade shows in recent times,” said Sanjiv Agarwal, Chairman & CEO, Fairfest Media, the organisers of TTF. “TTF Kolkata proved that tourism professionals and travellers are eager to meet again and start the wheels of tourism, helping the economy and livelihoods of a huge number of people in these trying times. Response to TTF Kolkata is a strong sign that travel and tourism is gearing up for a recovery that may exceed all expectations by the next year,” he added.