Goa Tourism upbeat after attending ITB – Berlin and MITT – Moscow 2018


Goa Tourism upbeat after attending ITB – Berlin and MITT – Moscow 2018.
Panjim,  March 16:Goa Tourism is optimistic of a good tourism season 2018-19 and an increase in footfalls from  Russia and Germany following its fruitful and successful participation at two leading global events  MITT – Moscow and ITB-Berlin.
An overwhelming response at the ITB- Berlin and  MITT – Moscow enthuses Goa Tourism for its  new season 2018 with industry players  expressing interest in increasing the  volume  of business and  travel trade with Goa.
The two leading global  travel events held recently in Berlin and Moscow drew large crowds to Goa Tourism’s pavilions and  witnessed eagerness from visitors to  know more about Goa and  interest to visit and experience  the destination’s offerings.
The ITB Berlin 2018 was held from  March 7-11, 2018 and  MITT – Moscow from  March 13-15, 2018.
Goa Tourism’s delegation to ITB Berlin was led by Ms. Ninfa Silva – Dy. GM GTDC  along with Ms Carmine D’Costa (Information Asst.) Dept. of Tourism  and  the delegation to MITT Moscow was led by Mr. Deepak Narvekar – PRO GTDC along with Mr. Pradeep  Binnar (Asst.  Tourist Officer) Dept. of Tourism. 
During the  events,  Goa  Tourism’s pavilion showcased to the world  the destination’s on-going and  latest tourism portfolio. This included all its new activities, facets, adventure, culture,  festivals  etc.
The attractive pavilions drew  both travel and tour operators and foreign nationals from various regions.
Both platforms served as a key meeting place for the industry where B2Bs and interactions were held.
With two months to go for the on-going season to conclude, Goa Tourism is confident of  ending the  season 2017-18 on a good note and is looking forward to the new season 2018-19 later this year.