Nepal participated in BIT 2013, one of the biggest tourism fairs in Italy, held in Milan from February 14-17.
According to Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), the Nepal stand remained fairly busy. "It seemed that the host of the Italians are more interested in Cultural tourism than the adventure as apparent amongst the other European countries.” according to NTB.
"BIT could be one the great bridge to reach among the Italians if pre and post promotional programs could be carried on synchronizing this event and seeing the prospect subject to interest manifested by the Nepali travel agents, if sky is the limit," said Aditya Baral, director of NRB, who was one amongst the others to participate in the fair. Nepalnews.com