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RoK ready to support Nepal's tourism development: Ambassador Park

Thursday 09-07-23
Paschim Today

During a day-long training related to food, safety and rescue of Korean tourists organized here today, Ambassador Park shared that South Korea was ready to provide support to bring in tourists from Korea to Nepal.

The training was organized by Korea Tour and Trekking Operator Association of Nepal (KTTOAN) with the support of the Embassy of South Korea and promotion of Nepal Tourism Board.

He further said, "I am confident that the number of Korean tourists visiting Nepal will increase in the coming days. We are ready to collaborate and cooperate for the development of the tourism sector of Nepal and to bring in Korean tourists to Nepal."

Saying a trend of going for trekking during holiday is increasing in Korea, the ambassador expressed the belief that the number of Korean tourists visiting Nepal would increase as there are many trekking areas in Nepal and there would be collaboration and cooperation with KOTTAN for the same.

Similarly, KTTOAN President Amar Bahadur Shahi said that the training was organized for the staff of travels and trekking companies associated with KTTOAN on the matter of how to make arrangements of healthy food to Korean tourists and how to reduce possible problems that might occur during trekking.

"South Korea is one of the main source countries of tourists in Nepal. The training was necessary to provide standard service to Korean tourists visiting Nepal," he mentioned.