Jaipur received the Best Travel City (of India) Award at a prestigious award ceremony of International Tourism Conclave & Travel Award (ITCTA) held at East Bourne Resorts & Spa in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh from April 6 to April 8, 2012.
Dr. Punita Singh, Asst. Director, Rajasthan tourism department received the award from Prof. Prem Kumar Dhumal, Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh.
Best Travel City Award for Jaipur goes to Rajasthan Tourism, Best Luxury Train Award goes to Palace on Wheels of Rajasthan Tourism, Best Rural Tourism Initiative Award on Scheme for Har Gaon Ki Kahani goes to Himachal Pradesh Tourism, Best Tourism Festival Destination Award goes to Odisha Tourism, Best Wildlife/Nature Destination Award goes to Madhya Pradesh Tourism, Best Tourism Marketing Award goes to Chhattisgarh Tourism, Best Tourism Promotion Award goes to Goa Tourism, Best Tourism Heritage Award for Ajanta Ellora goes to Maharashtra Tourism, Best Adventure Destination Award goes to Jammu & Kashmir Tourism, Best Destination Award goes to Gujarat Tourism, Best Religious Destination Award goes to Uttarakhand Tourism, Special Outstanding Tourism Award goes to Jharkhand Tourism, Best Outbound Destination Award goes to Tourism Malaysia, Best Outbound Tourism Promotion Award goes to Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority, Best Outbound Tourism Marketing Award goes to China Tourism, Best Outbound Tourism Board Award goes to Amazing Thailand (TAT), and Best International Airline Award goes to Malaysia Airlines.
Jaipur is the capital of the Indian state of Rajasthan. Jaipur is popularly known as the “PinkCity”, and “Paris of India”. Jaipur is worldwide famous for Art and Craft, unique Architecture, Vastu, Astrology, Forts, Monuments, Palaces and Culture. Heritage of year 1727 is still alive in Jaipur which is the main attraction of Jaipur tour.