Shri. Narendra Modi
Prime Minister of India

Govt. of India

Message from Prime Minister

I am glad to learn that the first ever 'India Tourism Mart' is being organized in New Delhi by the Ministry of Tourism to showcase the immense tourism potential of India.

India with its diverse cultural heritage and varied geographies , offers huge opportunities in catering to the demands of International tourism market.Ranging from the introduction of e-visa to vastly improved hospitality eco systems, we have endeavoured to create seamless travelling experience for all the visitors

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Mr. K.J. Alphons
Hon'ble Minister - Tourism,

Govt. of India

Greetings from Ministry of Tourism

The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India along with Federation of Associations of India Tourism & Hospitality (FAITH) is organizing the first India Tourism Mart (ITM) – 2018 in September, 2018.

Today, Tourism is a fast growing industry all over the globe. It has immense opportunity to provide jobs in organized as well as unorganized sector. Tourism also plays a very important role for the development of Indian economy. India has potential to provide variety of tourism products in order to cater to the needs of different categories of tourists.

Keeping the above objective in mind, the Ministry of Tourism along with the Federation of Association of Indian Tourism and Hospitality (FAITH) is organizing this national level event, which shall provide a common platform for buyers as well as sellers to exchange ideas and to increase business opportunities. I am confident that the international delegates coming from different corners of the globe, shall be able to experience the rich culture, heritage, diversity and warm hospitality of India.

I wish ‘India Tourism Mart (ITM), 2018’ a grand success.

Mr. Nakul Anand
Chairman FAITH

Greetings from FAITH

Federation of Associations in Indian Tourism & Hospitality was set up in May, 2013 as a strategic think tank by the 10 national associations in tourism, travel & hospitality in India.

Over these five years, FAITH has worked closely with the Government of India and the State Governments on ideating on key tourism policy issues including the e-Visa , the foreign trade policy for tourism, the national budgets and economic survey, tourism policies of states, international trade policies, women safety badges, econometric model for tourism, destination brainstorming, civil aviation and coastal & cruise development policies pertaining to tourism and many others.

We are very proud to bring the Incredible India Tourism Mart under the guidance of Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India to showcase the beauty and diversity of Incredible India.

We wish you a most memorable experience here.

Mr. Subhash Goyal

Organizing Committee
Hony. Secretary, FAITH

Greetings from India Tourism Mart

As the Chairman of the Organising Committee, I am very pleased to welcome our valued guests i.e. our buyers, our exhibitors, our delegates and our valued State Government partners to the Incredible India Tourism Mart.

All our associations have worked day & night in creating, curating & coordinating this incredible event to bring to you the most cherished experience during the event and on a FAM trip.  We believe you will have an experience that will remain with you for the rest of your lives. 

I look forward to welcoming you all and wish you an incredible stay in India.



  • Exhibition


    The largest and the most anticipated international travel exhibition from 16-18th September 2018, in New Delhi, India 

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  • Hosted Buyers

    Hosted Buyers

    Our invited buyers will be hosted during the B2B exhibition at the capital city of New Delhi in India.

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  • Post FAM Tours

    Post FAM Tours

    Multiple tourism segments showcasing the richness of India’s diversity across our cultural, adventure, convention and heritage hotspots.

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16th September 2018

10:30 - 12:30 : Registration at Hotel The Ashok 

12:30 - 14:00 : Networking Lunch. Hotel The Ashok

14:00 - 14:15 : Welcome address by Sh. Subhash Goyal. Convention Chairman India Tourism Mart, 2018

14:15 - 14:45 : Introduction of FAITH Members Association by Sh. Nakul Anand, Chairman, FAITH

14:45 - 15:45 : Presenting India a preferred Destination — What Indian States can offer. moderated by Mr. Suman Billa (IAS) JI. Secy.. Ministry of Tourism

15:45 - 16:00 : Buyers Orientation by Mr. Chander Mansharamani, Convention Vice Chairman India Tourism Mart 2018 

16:00 :  Coaches will leave for respective hotels

17:30 : Pick up from respective hotels for transfer to Rajpath for Paryatan Parv 

19:00 : Coaches will leave from Rajpath to Hotel ITC Maurya for Cocktail Dinner

17th September 2018

08:30 - 09:30 : Registration at Hotel Ashok. New Delhi

10:00 - 10:45 : Inauguration of India Tourism Mart 2078

10:00 - 10:45 : Welcome address by Convention Chairman

10:00 - 10:45 : Lighting of the Lamp

10:00 - 10:45 : Special address by Hon’ble Tourism Minister 

10:45 - 11:00 : Inauguration of Exhibition, Hotel Ashok, New Delhi

11:00 - 13:00 : B2B Networking, Exhibition Area. Hotel Ashok. New Delhi

13:00 - 14:00 : Lunch

14:00 - 15:30 : B2B Networking 

15:30 - 15:45 : Networking Tea

15:45 - 17:30 : B2B Networking at Hotel The Ashok 

17:30 : Transfer to Respective Hotels

19:00 : Transfer from Respective Hotels to Hotel Ashok

19:30 - 22:00 : Cocktail dinner and cultural programme hosted by Ministry of Tourism

18th September 2018

08:30 - 09:30 : Registration at Hotel The Ashok 

09:30 - 11:30 : B2B Networking at Hotel The Ashok 

11:30 - 11:45 : Networking Tea

11:45 - 13:00 : B2B Networking at Hotel The Ashok 

13:00 - 14:00 : Lunch at Hotel The Ashok

14:00 - 17:00 : B2B Networking at Hotel The Ashok 

17:00 - 17:15 : High Tea

17:30 : Transfer to Respective Hotels


Interview of Mr Subhash Goyal

Welcome to India Tourism Mart 2018

Dear Friends,

On behalf of the Indian Tourism & Hospitality industry in India, FAITH, is happy to announce the largest and the most anticipated international travel exhibition that is taking place from 16-18th September 2018, in New Delhi, India 

Tourism has the great economic potential for the country which is now poised tor greater strides. As the Govt. of India is giving top priority to the sector. Implementation of electronic travel authorization enabled Visa on Arrival for 43 countries being the first step in this direction. To give further thrust to the marketing and promotional activities. FAITH has been given the responsibility to organize the tourism part that Is being called India Global Tourism Mart 2018. 

*India Global Tourism Mart Is being organized at Vigyan Bhawan which is one of the prominent exhibitions venue in New Delhi.

The stakeholders from tourism and hospitality industry, as well as the state tourism departments, will be showcasing their products during this 2-day event The format of the exhibition Is Pre-Scheduled business to business meetings. We are expecting over 200 buyers from all over the world to attend this exhibition The hosted buyers programme is designed to suit foreign tour operators as well as to ensure quality participation that will benefit the tourism'sector in India.' 

Being a collective" Initiative of the govt. and private sector, we are sure that this inaugural India Global Tourism Mart will be a great success 

We look forward to seeing you at India Global Tourism Mart.

Mr. Suman Billa 
Jt. Secretary, Ministry of Tourism

Mr. Nakul Anand
Chairman Faith

Mr. Subhash Goyal
Convention Chairman

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Gold Sponsor

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Silver Sponsors

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Bronze/Other Sponsors

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Hotel Partners

  • Imperial Hotel
  • Andaz Hotel
  • Clark Hotel
  • ITC Hotel
  • JW Marriott
  • Le Meridien
  • The Leela
  • Leo Juvnta
  • Oberoi Hotel
  • Shangri Las
  • Taj
  • Taj Vivanda
  • The Ashok
  • Te Park Hoels

About India

India, the country, where the culture echoes, traditions speak and diversity delights is a land of magnificent monuments and where Taj Mahal, is only one of the historical wonders. India is a land of culture and heritage. Your tour to India will enable you to explore its vast dimensions. Tourism in India has shown a phenomenal growth from its distant past. Read More

Hosted City - Delhi

Delhi takes pride in being the capital of the country for many dynasties. It is in fact a city wrapped in legend, where time flows differently, and where every moment becomes a moment of history. A vibrant melting pot, it encapsulates two very different worlds, the 'old' and the 'new', each representing delectably different experiences.

It is sprinkled with glittering gems like: captivating ancient monuments, magnificent museums, a vivacious performing-arts scene and some of the subcontinent's yummiest places to eat. Delhi blends within its folds the great cultural variety of India. Delhi is not just a name, it is a feeling.Read More

About Venue

Set upon 25 acres of prime land in the Capital’s diplomatic area, the hotel's world class services and amenities pamper presidents, celebrities, and distinguished clientele with traditional Indian hospitality. Ever responsive to the needs of the time it offers convention tourism for national and international conferences, luxury rooms and suites, an array of international cuisine experiences, supplemented with a health club and destination health spa and a business center.Read More


India Tourism Mart 2018

50-B, Diplomatic Enclave,Chanakyapuri,

The Ashok, New Delhi

+097714 49305

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