Experiential Tourism is Picking Up in India: SATTE 2017

After a spectacular opening on Day 1, SATTE 2017 begins on day 2 with the same enthusiastic audience. I made it on time for this event today, with a new pair of formal shoes, and a better planning strategy. The first panel discussion taking place today is on niche and experiential tourism.









Here are the key takeaways:

  • Experiential travel is a multi billion dollar market. In US alone there are 67000 businesses in the experiential travel sector.
  • Cruise wedding is emerging as a new trend in India.
  • Tourism has grown in Kerala due
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SATTE 2017 Begins in Delhi

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SATTE, which is a renowned South Asian travel show began today at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi. Tourism and travel operators from different parts of the world are participating in the 3 day long travel conference. The conference started on an initial discussion on sustainable tourism. Unfortunately, I missed this address. Why? Because I had fallen due to high heels on the road on my way to the conference. With major cab operators such as Uber and Ola on strike, I had limited options – take a metro or an auto. I decided to hire an auto. The reason was … Read more....