About OTB 2018

The Department of Tourism, Government of Odisha together with Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industries (FICCI) is organizing the second Odisha Travel Bazaar (OTB) on October 5-7, 2018 at Bhubaneshwar, Odisha.

There will be  60 foreign Tour Operators and 10 leading Domestic Tour Operators from across India participating as Hosted Buyers along with 10 leading investors from various sectors from across India . The Tourism fraternity of Odisha comprising of Hotels and Tour Operators will be promoting the Tourism products of Odisha as Sellers.

A pre event FAM tour to three circuits of Odisha i.e. the Buddhist sites and the Golden Triangle, The Golden Triangle & Chilika Lake and the Tribal Tour will be hosted by the Department of Tourism, Government of Odisha for all the buyers so that they gain a first-hand experience and knowledge of the destinations.

Objectives

  • Create a platform to aggressively promote the tourist destinations of Odisha to its buyers from India and across the world. Consequently the strategic focus would be Inbound and Domestic Tourism
  • Address investment opportunities in Tourism Infrastructure of the State to its target investors
  • Quantum benefit, mileage and this would in turn immensely benefit the Tourism Fraternity of the State in substantially augmenting their opportunities with respect to Inbound and Domestic Tourism

Special Features

  • Exclusive focus on Inbound and Domestic Tourism in the State of Odisha
  • Special focus on Investment opportunities in Tourism infrastructure in the State of Odisha
  • B2B Meetings between Foreign Buyers and the Indian Sellers