Tourism and Civil Aviation - Awards

Awards Received by Tourism and Civil Aviation Department
Government Of Sikkim

 

BEST PERFORMING STATE IN TOURISM

In the year 2006-2007, Government of India, Ministry of Tourism had awarded Tourism and Civil Aviation Department “Best Tourism performing state for the year 2006 – 2007”. The Honorable External Affairs Minister, Shri Pranab Mukherjee presented the award along with the Honorable Minister for Tourism and Culture, Smt. Ambika Soni.

SIKKIM WINS TODAYS TRAVELLER PLATINUM AWARD

Today’s Travelers selected Sikkim Tourism Department for Platinum Award for Most Picturesque Destination in the year 2007-2008. Smt. Ambika Soni, Union Minister for tourism had graciously consented to give away the award.

LIST OF AWARDS

Sl noYearAwardsFrom
11998-99Best Tourism Performing State in the North East (National)Ministry of Tourism (MOT) GOI
21999-2000BestTourism Performing State in the North EastMOT,GOI
32000-2001Best Tourism Performing State in the North EastMOT,GOI
42001-2002Best Tourism Performing State in the North EastMOT,GOI
52002-2003Best Tourism Performing State in the North EastMOT,GOI
62005-2006Best Tourism Performing State in the North EastMOT,GOI
72006-2007Best State for Tourism Related Programmes along with MPMOT, GOI
82005Best Eco Tourism DestinationHospitality India
92007Most Picturesque DestinationTodays Traveller Platinum Award
102008Emerging Tourism StateTodays Traveller Platinum Award
112008Best Adventure Tourism DestinationSafari India National Award
122008Best Adventure Tourist DestinationPATWA
132007-2008 Best State for Tourism Related ProgrammesMOT,GOI
142009Most Responsible Tourism State of 2009Todays Traveller Diamond Award
152010National award for Best State/ Union Territory in Tourism Related Programmes & Development of InfrastructureMOT,GOI
162010Best State for Adventure TourismSafari India National Award
172010Best Performing StateCommonwealth International Travel Mart
182010India's Most Progressive Tourism StateToday's Traveller
192011Best State in Tourism Related Programmes & Development of InfrastructureMOT, GOI
202012Best State for Comprehensive Development of TourismMOT, GOI
212012Most Innovative & Unique Tourism Project- Siddheswara Dham,SolophokMOT GoI
222012Best State - Campaign Clean IndiaMOT GOI
232012Best Rural Tourism Project 2012 - 2013MOT, GOI
242014Best Region to visit in 2014Lonely Planet
25.2016India's favorite Adventure Attraction Nathula PassHoliday IQ
26.May 2016Recognition of Gangtok as the Cleanest city in North East Govt. India
27.May 2016The First Open defecation free state in North EastGovt. of India
28.April 2017Best Adventure Destination - Runners Up - 2017 India Today
29.May 2017India's favorite Hill StationHoliday IQ


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