The Department of Tourism, Government of Rajasthan, Ministry of Tourism, Government of India and Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), will co-organize the 9th Great Indian Travel Bazaar, April 23-25 (Sunday – Tuesday), 2017, Jaipur, Rajasthan supported by Indian Heritage Hotels association, Hotel Restaurant Association of Rajasthan and Rajasthan Association of Tour Operators.
The Great Indian Travel Bazaar or GITB is the only exclusive Inbound Tourism Event in India. It is the flagship event of FICCI Tourism. GITB has been successfully conducted for 8 yearly editions from 2008 to 2016 at Jaipur. An interim edition renamed as the India Travel Bazaar was held in 2014 at New Delhi.
The USP of the GITB is the intensive and sharp focus on Inbound Tourism and Buyer-Seller Meet spread over two days. It results in significant transacting and capitalizing of business opportunities between International buyers and Indian sellers. It is instrumental in putting tourist destinations in India on the itineraries of the foreign buyers.
GITB'17 would have around 294 booths offering a wide range of products covering heritage, adventure, wildlife, healthcare, leisure, eco-rural, M.I.C.E., pilgrimage and other segments. There will be 275 leading foreign tour operators from 55 countries who will participate as Foreign Buyers.
Around 11000 structured and pre-scheduled B2B meetings will be held between the Buyers and Sellers in two days at the booths of the Sellers.
GITB’17 will be inaugurated by the Hon'ble Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Smt Vasundhara Raje.