Mahrashtra monsoon Rush: Tourism dept issues safety advisory

While bookings are full at several destinations including Malshej, Bhandardhara, Matheran, Karla and other MTDC resorts, tourists are also keen on checking wildlife sanctuaries or climbing forts, MTDC officials said.

Get ready for Mumbai’s newest seafront promenade

Government kicks off project to transform beachfront between Versova and Juhu into water sports hub.


Click with care: MTDC teaches tourists how to take safe selfies

To prevent such incidents, the state tourism corporation has taken it upon itself decided to advise tourists on how and where to click selfies.

Tourist Spot: First houseboats set to anchor

The corporation has already invited tenders for towing the houseboats from Tarkali to Mumbai and expect to launch the service in April.

Tourist Spot: MTDC’s plan to pedestrianise Kalaghoda precinct gathers dust

Originally, the Union government had envisioned a grand plan for the Kalaghoda square to be implemented with Maharashtra’s tourism department in phases, with Rs 5 crore sanctioned for the first phase.

Mumbai: Seaplane service connecting Juhu-Girgaon may start soon

Initially, when the government had mooted this plan, a minimum fare of Rs 999 per person was decided. However, the government is now rethinking about the introductory fares.


Soon, an easy & organised click with the Gateway

MTDC is training 398 photographers in camera skills, printing, framing, and also in language and etiquette.

To boost tourism, Maharashtra govt plans to tie up with private hotels

The MTDC is looking to rope in the companies both as green-field partners and brown-field partners.

Pune: MTDC properties packed during the weekend

‘Among the 20 properties that are with us, nearly all are 90 per cent booked,’ said an MTDC official.

State looks at Bollywood to give tourism a boost

Will cut ‘red-tape’ for film shoots, say MTDC officials.

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IAF with MTDC gears up for Indian Air Force Show 2015

IAF along with Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation gears up for Indian Air Force Show 2015.