Thursday, November 15, 2018

Adventure Tourism

Adventure Tourism

‘Adventure tourism potential high’

Addressing a CII Roundtable on Adventure Tourism in Delhi,Akshay Kumar, President, Adventure Tour Operators, Association of India, and CEO, Mercury Himalayan Explorations Ltd., highlighted...

More forecasts, doctors for Everest climbers

KATHMANDU Nepal will station doctors on Mount Everest and upgrade weather forecasting systems on popular trekking and climbing routes after a snowstorm and avalanches killed...
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Watersports soon at Mumbai beaches

MUMBAI: The city’s watersports scene is all set to change as the Maharashtra Maritime Board (MMB) has invited proposals for water sports activities at...

‘Indian women biggest takers of adventure tourism in S Africa’

PANAJI Indian women are the biggest participants of adventure tourism sector in South Africa with a majority of them taking part in sports like bungee...

Ministry renews memebership of adventure tourism body

INDIAThe Ministry of Tourism (MoT) has renewed its membership with the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA), which is an international association based in the...

Govt yet to make adventure tourism safe

SILIGURIWith a varied topography ranging from the MSL to as high as 20,000 ft altitude, India is a hot spot for the global adventure...

Himalayas, the real summer blockbuster

DELHI As the mercury soars in India, a trip to the calm, incredibly beautiful, cold and majestic snow covered Himalayas could be the much needed...

Adrenaline junkies head to Nashik

NASHIK A bunch of adrenaline junkies climbing the steepest of a cliffs surrounding Nashik with only a harness to support them in case they lose...

Sikkim’s adventure tourism suffers due to Nepal quake

SILIGURI Adventure hotspot Himalayan state Sikkim apprehends large-scale downfall in its tourist inflow following devastating series of earthquakes in adjoining Nepal. With seven out of 25...

Quicker Kailash Mansarovar route via Kinnaur to be opened

SHIMLA With Prime Minister Narendra Modi considering an additional route for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra with Chinese President Xi Jinping, residents of Himachal Pradesh, particularly people...