20th October 2018

To All IATO Members (Tour Operators & Travel Agents)

Dear Colleagues.

On behalf of Forest & Environment Department

Govt of Odisha 
you are cordially invited

for the Odisha Ecotourism Workshop

on Wednesday, the 24th October 2018 at 1830 hours

at The Park Hotel, New Delhi

followed by Dinner


Forest & Environment Department, Govt of Odisha since 2015 has started promotion of Ecotourism and set up Nature Camps with Night Accommodation facilities at various wildlife areas of state which has received appreciations from every corner of India as well as from outside India. At present facilities have been developed for Night Accommodation at 38 Locations in 23 wildlife/Nature destinations for pleasure stay in the lap of Nature, the online booking of which can be done at www.ecotourodisha.com. Odisha being a part of Eastern Ghats has lot of potential destinations for Ecotourism for its unique Biodiversity with large varieties of Flora  and Fauna. Till now about 70 Tour and Travel Operators of different parts of the Country have been registered through the portal as Booking Agents for promotion of the Ecotourism in the State of Odisha.

Additional Chief Secretary to Government, Forest & Environment Department, Govt. of Odisha, Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (Wildlife), Odisha, Principal Secretary and Director (Tourism), Department of Tourism & Culture, Government of Odisha,  Managing Director, Odisha Forest Development Corporation and other officials of Forest and Tourism dept will be present in the workshop.

Members are requested to attend in large numbers. This will be an excellent opportunity for our members who are promoting Ecotourism and organising nature camps to get themselves acquainted with the facilities which Odisha offers.    

Kindly send your confirmation to IATO office by 22nd October 2018.

With regards,


Rajesh Mudgill

Hony. Secretary



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