Tourist programme to promote holidays in France
The Consul General Damien Syed took part on 20 April in a special programme organized by Voyagers Club Tours Pvt LTD., on the occasion of the Bengali New Year and the beginning of the high tourist season 2017, to promote France as a destination for Indian travellers.
700 people attended this programme held in Rotary Sadan in Kolkata.
The Consul General encouraged the Indian public to discover in France the long tradition of quality and excellence in several sectors related to tourism: arts and culture, vineyards, gastronomy, luxury sector, shopping, romance, sport... Mr. Syed stressed that all visa applications for tourists are being processed by the French consulate within 48 hours (2 working days).
Videos showing the beauty and diversity of French regions were screened for the audience. An interactive quiz was part of the programme. Photographs of France were also displayed at the event.