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Kashmir Rising As Well-liked Wedding ceremony Vacation spot In India

Srinagar- An extravagant wedding ceremony of a Canada primarily based realtor with a Kashmiri engineer within the picturesque Pahalgam vacationer resort has delivered to fore the hidden potential of vacation spot weddings in Kashmir Valley, whilst extra {couples} have chosen ‘heaven on earth’ to tie nuptial knot within the coming days.

The journey of Canada primarily based realtor Rajvir Kaur began final yr when she met Kashmiri engineer Jaspreet Singh for the primary time within the village of shepherds throughout a calligraphy camp.

Kaur, who organizes calligraphy camps in lots of locations within the nation and overseas to advertise Punjabi, discovered her soul mate in Jaspreet. Over the time, each developed a bond and determined to enter wedlock.

The marriage lastly came about on Monday in Pahalgam with as many as 170 company, together with household and mates turning up on the venue to present their blessing to the couple.

“The wedding ceremony was held on the Pahalgam Lodge. The couple had chosen Pahalgam Valley as their marriage ceremony vacation spot for its nice climate and scenic view,” Kaur’s cousin, Jasmeet, advised Kashmir Observe.

The wedlock of Kaur and Jasmeet has not solely introduced cheer to the native hoteliers however has additionally acted as a catalyst for the tourism division to advertise Kashmir Valley as a preferred marriage ceremony vacation spot.

An official of Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Division mentioned that the federal government is now focusing extra on marriage ceremony tourism in a bid to spice up tourism within the Union Territory.

“Numerous large fats weddings have been celebrated in Pahalgam and Srinagar. Many extra are within the pipeline,” the official advised Kashmir Observer.

He additional mentioned the upcoming weddings are prone to be celebrated in 5 star lodges like Vivanta by Taj and the Grand Lalit, nested within the lap of Zabarwan forest vary and overlooking the pristine Dal Lake.

The official mentioned that the tourism division can also be specializing in MICE tourism (Conferences, Incentives, Conferences, Exhibitions) and have hosted various corporations together with MakeMyTrip and Asian paints for annual conferences at SKICC (Sher-e- Kashmir Worldwide Conference Centre)

“We’re additionally facilitating conferences between Valley hoteliers with the occasion managers throughout the nation in order that extra weddings and occasions may be held in Kashmir,” the official added.

On the identical time, the initiative of the tourism division to advertise Kashmir as a marriage vacation spot has introduced cheer to the tourism gamers of the valley.

Common Secretary, Jammu and Kashmir Hoteliers Membership (JKHC) Tariq Rashid Ghani mentioned that the vacation spot weddings in Valley is a welcome step and will definitely increase tourism in all of the seasons.

“Now we have the most effective infrastructure to arrange weddings and cater the wants of the esteemed company,” Ghani mentioned, including that the federal government wants to advertise Kashmir Valley as a preferred marriage ceremony vacation spot.

Asif Iqbal Burza, who runs a series of lodges, advised Kashmir Observer that the vacation spot weddings have an enormous potential to spice up tourism within the Valley.

“I can say Pahalgam has enough infrastructure to host giant scale, high-end weddings. It additionally has the membership of JKTDC that may host numerous folks,” mentioned Burza.

He additional added that from the previous few years, various weddings have been hosted at his lodges in Pahalgam.

On the identical time, the Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Growth Company (JKTDC) has activated all its property to accommodate individuals who go to the Valley for vacation spot weddings.

Menga Sherpa, Managing Director, JKTDC says that the division has launched particular presents on marriage events at Pahalgam Membership and the Conference centre.

“A few of our prime property just like the Pahalgam membership have been catering the must the marriage ceremonies and annual conferences. We lately hosted the annual convention of Medical doctors Affiliation Kashmir,” Sherpa advised Kashmir Observe.

Sherpa added that these packages are very inexpensive and engaging, which can finally increase the tourism sector.

Pertinently, the valley has witnessed report breaking vacationer footfall with officers claiming that over 1.06 crore vacationers visited Jammu and Kashmir through the present yr.

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