Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) won the category of ‘Best Exhibit’ in Adventure Travel Expo held in Melbourne, Australia from February 23-24, 2013.
During the Expo, NTB along with three companies Langtang Ri Trekking, Nepal Mandala Travel & Tours and Nepal Social Treks, had effectively exhibited Nepal as a preferred holiday adventure destination among the prospective Australian visitors and exhibitors.
Sushil Ghimire , Chairman of NTB and secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, had led Nepal delegation to the Expo. The two day seminars and presentations extensively emphasized the Australian travelers about various adventure activities and attraction of the country.
During the Expo the main highlight was The Great Himalaya Trail- the holy grail of trekking which bonds all major trekking regions of Nepal from east to west. Within the mere 157 days, the trekkers can climb 150,000m in total through the tallest mountain ranges, most exciting hidden corners and isolated communities of Nepal.