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How a Travel & Tourism Institute in India celebrated World Tourism Day

How a Travel & Tourism Institute in India celebrated World Tourism Day

Today the World Tourism Day was celebrated in great pomp by regions, organizations, and companies all over the world, including the Institute of Travel & Tourism Management in Pune, India.

Pune is a sprawling city in the western Indian state of Maharashtra. It was once the base of the Peshwas (prime ministers) of the Maratha Empire, which lasted from 1674 to 1818. It’s known for the grand Aga Khan Palace, built in 1892 and now a memorial to Mahatma Gandhi, whose ashes are preserved in the garden. The 8th-century Pataleshwar Cave Temple is dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva.

The fact that the World Tourism Day is held annually on 27th September. Its purpose is to foster awareness among the international community of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic value.

Keeping this message of UNWTO intact, the Travind Institute of Travel and Tourism, successfully hosted the celebration this year.

The Institute is part of the BTW Group of Companies, marking its presence in the Tourism Industry by offering various specialized courses in Travel and Tourism Management arena along with focused job assistance. The management team consists of experts and professionals from varied domains.

The Institute’s Diploma students near about 50 in number reached out the masses of Pune city by performing live programmes with awareness messages. The Sambhaji park was the center of attraction when the students performed two skits and street plays followed by an Awareness Rally, which evoked messages like Save Trees, Nurture Trees;  Save Tigers -Conserve Tigers and Atithi Devo Bhava. Messages focused on Environmental Awareness, Wildlife Conservation and Importance of sustainable tourism. The Institute’s effort to boost an Ethical and Moral approach towards Inbound Tourism within our country and educating every citizen to be a responsible Host and to safeguard our Heritage  with its monuments, forts and other historical places.

The Institute has well defined & conveyed the message on this auspicious day of World Tourism which will surely leave the Patrons think & act towards the Importance of Tourism & Preservation of its Historical Tourism Products which our country is well blessed.