KATHMANDU: Nepal’s Raaika Tours and Treks has bagged the prestigious ’15th Annual International Hospitality and Travel Awards 2019′ held at Ashoka Hotel in New Delhi, India, on Friday.
Former Minister of India Vijay Goel handed over the award to Amar Bahadur Shahi, managing director of Raaika Tours and Treks for its outstanding contributions for practising community-oriented sustainable tourism in Nepal.
After receiving the award, Shahi said, “This is good news that came on the eve of the Visit Nepal Year 2020. And it would definitely help in promoting our tourism.”
The event was organised by the Tourism Development Corporation of India, Hospitality India and GTC event in the Indian capital city.
The company has been involved in promoting integrated tourism promotion of West Nepal through ‘Wild West’ campaign and planting hundreds of trees for building eco-friendly tourism in the far-western region, in recent times.