Think Strawberries, Jordan Tourism Board’s representative office in India held multi-city educational seminars in the major outbound cities of India, New Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore recently.
The seminars were conducted to reach out directly to the travel agent and tour operator community to announce the JTO’s plans for 2016-2017. The event was attended by Majd Abuarqub, the India market in-charge from Jordan Tourism Board and Ashit Taneja, country manager, Jordan Tourism Board’s representative office in India along with Think Strawberries team. Mr. Abuarqub announced that 400 visitors attended across the course of the seminars.
Tourism selling factors like the Jordan Visa on Arrival policy, the Jordan Pass, and the Jordan Specialist programme, in addition to the infrastructure developments were discussed and a film showing a virtual reality project shot in Jordan was shown. A raffle draw was also conducted, with one winner getting a fully sponsored five-night trip to Jordan.
Ashit Taneja said: “We are delighted that our company Think Strawberries has been chosen as the India representative office for JTB for the past five years as we have shown a positive growth trajectory for the destination from India.
“We have established Jordan as a year round destination with top of the mind recall for Indian travelers and is a destination that caters to all segments of Indian traveler. There is a growing interest in Jordan as a wedding and honeymoon destination as well thanks to its close proximity to India; value for money offerings and visa on arrival for Indian traveller.”