GTDC organizes special tour for children undergoing treatment at Tata Memorial Hospital

Date:
11.11.2017


GTDC organizes special tour for children undergoing treatment at Tata Memorial Hospital
 
·         GTDC  hosts  27 children  undergoing treatment  at the  Tata Memorial Hospital
·         Sponsors  accommodation at  GTDC  residency, food, tour and sightseeing in Goa
·         Special boat cruise  organized  on Santa  Monica
 
Panjim, November 11, 2017:  Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC) hosted a group of 27 children undergoing treatment for cancer at the Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai and other centers across the country.
GTDC hosted a 
three - day fun-filled holiday for the children along with their parents and doctors here in Goa.
The children arrived in Goa on November 9 by train from Mumbai and were given a red carpet welcome with special hospitality arrangements made by the GTDC.
 
The children were taken on special guided tours of important tourist spots in North and South Goa. These included the beaches, ancestral house,
andvisit to temples and churches at Mangueshi and Old Goa respectively.
 
A
specialone hour boat cruise on Santa Monica was also arranged along River Mandovi with a lot of entertainment being presented to them on board the cruise vessel.
 
The children expressed delight on being in Goa and expressed their gratitude to the GTDC for providing them a memorable holiday.
 
This activity was undertaken following a special request from Hon’ble Union Minister of State for AYUSH, Mr. Shripad Naik.
 
The Goa Tourism Development   Corporation organizes holidays for special children as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility.