Delhi Tourism and Transportation Development Corporation Ltd. (DTTDC) has found a new way to promote Tourism in the Capital City by entering into an agreement with BookMyShow for an online ticketing platform on Pilot Project basis for major tourist attractions which includes Dilli Haats – INA, Janakpuri and Pitampura, The Garden of Five Senses, Guru Teg Bahadur Memorial and the Delhi Hop On Hop Off shuttles (HO-HO), and all other entry tickets/ events and paid shows, etc.
It will all be posted on the BookMyShow platform. Sh. Kapil Mishra, Hon’ble Minister of Tourism, Govt. of Delhi announced this partnership at a press conference in Media Center, Delhi Secretariat today. He said that Delhi Tourism has taken the lead in giving the Tourism sector a digital push, through this partnership between DTTDC – BookMyShow on Pilot project basis. The objective behind this association is to help promote tourism in the state and to add more convenience to the National and International Tourist, besides Delhiites.
With increased smartphone and internet penetration, the convenience associated with online ticketing can be definitely leveraged across different sectors today. Tourism is centered around providing great experience and we are confident with this pilot project DTTDC will be able to add tremendous value through its offering.
Kumar Razdan, Country Head, BookMyShow said, “As we pave our way into online tourism ticketing in India, we are thrilled to partner with The Delhi Tourism and Transportation Development Corporation Ltd. (DTTDC). Delhi is a city of monuments, historical sites and is rich in heritage. With this initiative, we aim to make the DTTDC attractions more tourist friendly, in turn maximizing footfalls.”