‘Karnataka Tourism Society’ organizes ‘Discover Chikmagalur and Sakleshpur’ B2B Meet

‘Karnataka Tourism Society’ organizes ‘Discover Chikmagalur and  Sakleshpur’ B2B Meet

Karnataka Tourism Society organized the Inaugural edition of Destination Showcase Events in Bengaluru on the 26th March 2024.  The event was inaugurated by Mr. D Venkatesan, Regional Director,  Southern India for India Tourism. Other dignitaries, who graced the occasion included Mr. Mohd Farouk, Director – India Tourism, Bengaluru, Mr. Janardhan, Joint Director, Karnataka Tourism, Mr. Yuvaraj, General Manager, Jungle Lodges and Resorts. 
For the first time, Chikmagalur and Sakleshpur, two picturesque destinations nestled in the lush Western Ghats of Karnataka, were the destination theme for an exclusive B2B Tourism Showcase, inviting industry professionals and stakeholders to explore the untapped potential of these Coffee Tourism destinations. The event unveiled its rich cultural heritage, breathtaking landscapes, and diverse offerings that these regions possess. 
The KTS ‘Chikmagalur and Sakleshpur Tourism Showcase’ fostered collaboration, networking, and partnerships. With a focus on sustainable tourism practices and community engagement, the event highlighted the unique experiences awaiting travelers in these pristine locales. 
Mr. K Syamaraju, President, Karnataka Tourism Society in his welcome address said "This showcase presents an unparalleled opportunity for travel agents, tour operators, hospitality professionals, and other stakeholders to discover the hidden treasures of Chikmagalur and 
Sakleshpur. We believe that by bringing together industry leaders and showcasing the distinctive offerings of our regions, we can unlock their full potential and drive sustainable growth." 
In addition to exploring the scenic wonders of Chikmagalur and Sakleshpur, attending delegates had an opportunity to engage with leading hotels and resorts, sample authentic cuisine, and network. The event showcased 24 leading properties, making it one of the key 
tourism promotion activities for the destination.  

Chikmagalur, known as the 'Coffee Land of Karnataka,' offers visitors a blend of verdant coffee plantations, mist-covered hills, and cascading waterfalls. Sakleshpur, on the other hand, boasts of its serene landscapes, ancient temples, and biodiversity hotspots, making it an ideal destination for nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts alike. Chikmagalur and Sakleshpur are two prominent tourist destinations located in the Western Ghats of Karnataka, India. Known for their scenic beauty, rich cultural heritage, and biodiversity, these regions attract travelers from across the globe seeking immersive experiences amidst nature.