THE Kelantan Tourism Association will go on a three-day 1,000km roadshow to Perak, Kedah and Perlis from today to promote Visit Kelantan 2008.
A total of 160 participants in 68 vehicles, including 15 high- powered motorcycles, will take part in the roadshow which will be led by the Tengku Temenggong of Kelantan, Tengku Muhammad Fakhry Petra.
The event will be flagged off at 8am today at Padang Merdeka in Kota Baru.
Association president Nik Aman Nik Mohamad said the roadshow would kick off promotional efforts for Visit Kelantan 2008.
He said the participants included hoteliers and travel agents, adding that there would be stopovers in all three states to promote Kelantan’s attractions, including its cultural and gourmet delights.
“We hope to generate adequate awareness about tourism in Kelantan and will answer queries about our services and standards,” Nik Aman told a press conference recently.
The participants will travel from Kota Baru to Banding, Grik and Ipoh in Perak today.
Tomorrow, the participants will stop at Kuala Kangsar before heading for Sungai Petani and Alor Star in Ke- dah.
On Saturday, they will leave for Kangar in Perlis before heading back to Kelantan.
Nik Aman said the Visit Kelantan 2008 promotional campaign would gather momentum in the coming months.
Source : STAR
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