Mumbai : Following to the success of India Sales Mission 2016 and the growth of Indian market arrivals to Indonesia, Badung Tourism Promotion Board in cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism the Republic of Indonesia once again organize India Sales Mission 2017 at Grand Hyatt in Mumbai on 31 July 2017. To maximize the effort to promote Badung tourism in the Indian market, Badung Tourism Promotion Board has announced the appointment of Mr Dhiraj, MD, Air Guru Travel Solutions as the Honorary Representation of Badung Tourism Promotion Board with effect from 4 August 2017. Air Guru is the only company in India representing BPPD Badung Tourism Promotions Board, Indonesia to encourage Bali Tourism from India. Mr. Dhiraj Kumar, the appointed Honorary Representation of Badung Tourism Promotion Board has significant experience in both corporate and travel industry for more than a decade. Based in New Delhi, the representation office of Badung Tourism Promotion Board will conduct destination updates, regular training to local travel agents, and other promotional activities in Indian market together with Visit Indonesia Tourism Office (VITO) as representative of Indonesia tourism. Mr. Rai Suryawijaya, Chairman of Badung Tourism Promotion Board said “The appointment of Dhiraj as Honorary Representative of Badung Tourism Promotion Board is a serious effort of BPPD Badung to promote Badung tourism to the Indian market in accordance to the significant growth of the visitor from India. We are confident that this decision will strengthen the relationship between tourism industry in India with industry in Badung particularly and Badung tourism authority. Badung, the ultimate soul of Bali is ready to welcome more visitors from India. Mr. Dhiraj, MD, Air Guru Travel Solutions said “For me and Team Air Guru, it’s undoubtedly an honor to be chosen as the sole representative of the prestigious BDDP tourism board in India to promote the ever fascinating travel marvels of that destination in Bali. With our vast network of credible travel organisations and associations across India and a supremely talented and dedicated team of in-house travel experts, I’m personally confident on behalf of my fantastic team that we will be able to promote your destination to our customer base for what it is – one of the most the mystical, exotic and beautiful travel destinations in the world. I would also like to use this opportunity to reiterate our vision that has taken us this far and will hopefully take further, that we are ‘the true travel partner of our travellers’ and we virtually co-travel with them throughout their journey. It’s also the opportune time to remind my team and peers that we stand not only to sell holidays but to create ‘happy holidays’. The gamut of our understanding of ‘happy holidays’ is enormous but for our customers, it means – a holiday carefully crafted and customised by experts for one’s desires and needs, without frills, without hidden charges and with a humane face at every interface of the journey. As an organisation, we also take this moment as an endorsement of our work ethos and commitment to make travelling easier and enriching. As Bali and India share common religious and cultural values, we are also hopeful that the BDDP board, in reciprocation, will also show greater interest in tapping the stupendous potential of religious, cultural and heritage tourism in India, especially in tier-II and tier-III destinations. We offer to provide all assistance from our end in that regard. Once again, I feel deeply honored and privileged at this momentous occasion for my organisation, however, I would like to make it a starting point of yet another great journey where travelers of two great regions, India and Bali, benefit mutually by visiting the wonderful places of each other.” Mr Jay Bhatia, Chairman Tourism Counsil- TAAI said “AAI chairman saying he will be the voice and ear of Bagung Board in India. Also his quotes like need to expand the base from leisure to new avenues like family, adventure, Bollywood etc.” Mr Vinsen Sius Jemadu, Hon Authority Ministry of Turism Republik of Indonesia, Mr Herdy Dharmawan Sayogha, Vie Chairman, Badung Tourism Promotion Board(BPPD) Badung; Mr I Gusti Ngurah Rai Suryawijaya, Chairma, badung Tourism Promotion Board (BPPD) Badung, Mr I Nyoman Sulendra also shared their views during the press conference.
Source : APN News