Adventure Tourism Summit in Nepal

CNC
Added On November 8, 2018

The China Adventure Tourism Forum-Himalayan Summit 2018 kicked off on Tuesday in Nepal's capital Kathmandu.
 
The two-day summit will discuss various aspects of tourism, particularly the prospects of adventure tourism along with the importance of environmental protection.
 
Nearly 100 people including tourism entrepreneurs and experts from China and Nepal participated at the summit.
 
With the theme of "Awe and Responsibility", the summit was hosted by the China Tourism Association and the All China Environment Federation.
 
Duan Qiang, president of China Tourism Association, said that adventure tourism holds a wide geological scope.
 
He said that Nepal is becoming a popular destination for many Chinese adventure enthusiasts.
 
An official from the Nepal Tourism Board said that the summit will pave the way for better tourism standards for sustainable and ecological tourism practices. 
 
The official said the Nepal government has announced the year 2020 as Visit Nepal Year with a target of welcoming two million tourists to Nepal, while Nepal is preparing itself to receive more Chinese tourists.