Shimla, the capital of Himachal Pradesh has been adjudged the “Best Travel Destination” in the country for the year 2006-2007 in its annual survey conducted by Television Channel CNBC AWAAZ through Research Agency NIELSEN in collaboration with CNBC-TV18 news network.
Shimla the Queen of Seven Hills was also adjudged “Best Travel Destination in Health and Re-juvenation” and was also awarded “Best Travel Destination in Adventurous Sports” in annual survey of the news television for the year 2006-2007.
Mrs. Ambika Soni, Union Tourism Minister presented these awards to G.S. Bali, Tourism Minister in a function in Hotel Eros inter-continental, New Delhi.
Bali thanked for adjudging Shimla the â€˜Best Travel Destinationâ€™ in the country, â€˜Best Travel Destination in Health and Re-juvenation and Adventurous Sportsâ€™ and said that tourism facility and infrastructure would further be strengthened in the State. He said that State Government was committed to give further fillip to tourism in the State.