Tourism was the backbone to millions of people’s livelihood in the world and particularly Valparai where tourism is the major thing beyond tea production. Covid-19 pandemic has changed the tourism scenario of the world. World Tourism Day is celebrated on September 27 across the world. Tourism has the capacity to unite people, which will play an important role in global cooperation in fighting job losses due to the pandemic.
The theme of World Tourism Day 2020 is ‘Tourism and Rural Development’, as tourism is a leading provider of employment and opportunities in the countless rural communities around the world. Due to Covid-19 pandemic, the industry had been hard hit. Also in many rural places, tourism is one of the few feasible economic sectors. Tourism stood by Valparai in its development. After the pandemic restrictions now the Tourism Sector is recovering.
Valparai’s Tourism Development Group is encouraging people on this day to be a part of development. They encourage the people to travel with safety to promote tourism and also to be safe from the Pandemic .
A special Event is organized be the Tourism Development Group at Puthuthottam Estate area. There they did Welcome the tourists and gave them gifts on the day.
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