Around 75 Foreign Tour Operators (FTOs) from countries across the world left on Wednesday morning for a Familiarization (FAM) Tour to popular tourism destinations in Rajasthan. These tour operators had participated in the recently concluded Great Indian Travel Bazaar 2019 (GITB). The objective of the tour is to showcase the State as a preferred tourist destination. This will enable the tour operators to market these properties more effectively to the tourists and visitors in their respective countries. This was informed by the Chairman Events, Rajasthan Association of Tour Operators (RATO), Mr. Mohan Singh.
Mr. Singh further informed that the visit of the FTOs has been organized by RATO along with the Department of Tourism. The 3 groups will be covering 3 itineraries: Kota-Bundi-Chittorgarh-Udaipur-Deogarh-Sambhar Salt Lake; Ranthambhore-Bharatpur-Sariska and Pushkar-Jodhpur-Jaisalmer-Bikaner. It is worth noting that a record number of 53 tour operators left for thePushkar-Jodhpur-Jaisalmer-Bikaner tour comprising of 5 days 4 nights.