Date: 26th Feb Venue: Tundikhel Time: 1 pm onwards
26th February 2010 is a big day for the Nepalese tourism fraternity, as the country will see the much awaited official launch of Nepal Tourism Year – 2011. In Kathmandu, to mark the launch, a rally has been organized from Basantapur Durbar Square to Tundikhel. All members of tourism fraternity, business entrepreneurs and people from all walks of life are invited to take part in the rally with the national flag.The programme also includes a peace torch being brought from Lumbini to Kathmandu. The NTY 2011 secretariat head will pass on the torch to a renowned personality. After the Kathmandu launch, similar programmes will be organised at Biratnagar, Janakpur, Birgunj, Chitwan, Pokhara, Bhairahawa, and Nepalgunj.