Dated: 18 Sept 2013
The Tourism Society at the Central University of Himachal Pradesh (CUHP) will celebrate the tourism week from Friday, 20th September 2013 to Friday, 27th September 2013 based on the theme – ’Tourism and Water: Protecting our Common Future’. Word Tourism Day is celebrated annually on 27th September to create awareness among the international community about the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic value.
As part of the tourism week celebrations at CUHP, Tourism Society will organise different competitions and awareness programmes. The celebration will kick off on Friday 20th September 2013 with the inaugural function to be held at the Temporary Academic Block (TAB) at Shahpur. Collage making competition, Photo Caption competition and Rangoli competition will be organised for students on that day.
Focusing on the theme Tourism and Water, a cleanliness drive will be carried out on Saturday, 21st September 2013. Tree planting drive and declamation competition will be held on Monday, 23rd September 2013 while a workshop on Home-Stay Schemes in HP will be conducted on Tuesday, 24th September 2013. The Himachal Inter School Quiz Competition also will be held at TAB on the same day.
An inter college national tourism quiz competition will be held on Wednesday, 25th September 2013. The week long celebrations will conclude with ‘Atithi Samman’ to be held on Friday, 27th September, 2013 at the TAB campus.