The Korea Tourism Festival kicked off with an enchanting gala night in India, celebrating cultural connections and vibrant experiences.
Held at the Ambience Mall, Gurugram on August 26 and 27, the Korea Culture and Tourism Festival offered a unique opportunity to experience different facets of Korean culture, including K-Performance, K-Beauty, Korean food, and traditional games.
The festival also marked 50 years of harmonious diplomacy between South Korea and India, and was graced by the presence of Younggeun Lee, executive director of Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) and Roshan M Thomas, deputy secretary, Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. In addition, Anushka Sen, an Indian television actress, model, and influencer, has been named the honorary ambassador of Korea Tourism from India.
Attendees were treated to an exclusive presentation and tasting session of Korean temple food by a Buddhist nun & grand master temple food guru, as well as a captivating Taekwondo demonstration by Taekwoncre.
Moreover, KTO hosted a Travel Mart event on August 25, featuring participants like JeollaNamdo Tourism Organization, Gwangju City, nine destination management companies, Korean Air, Asiana Airlines, Bioface, and Amorepacific, who actively engaged in exploring various aspects of Korean travel and lifestyle.