DYPU- SHTS organized an Industrial visit to Kesari Tours Ltd along with 15 M.Sc students on 6th Sept 2018. Asst Prof Aari Pandirkar organized this tour for the students to explore new career prospects.
The students were briefed about how Kesari Tours earlier known as Kesari Travels was founded by Kesari Patil and Sunita Patil in 1984. They have various divisions like Kesari MICE, a division of Kesari Tours, offers corporate travel services which includes recreational and motivational activities. They have 500 office staff and 400 tour leaders, Kesari Tours offers travel services including domestic and international holiday packages, hotel reservations, flight tickets, rail and bus tickets, etc. Purpose of the IV was to enlighten the students about the operations of Tour and Travel Company. Kesari is one of the most famous and best selling Tour and Travel company in India. Their Branch Head Ms. Gargi who spoke to the students about the travel world and about their Company.
The students were explained the recruitment process, the screening, how the sales team operates etc. How Kesari caters to different categories of packages for every age group like FIT(for one person) , GIT(for 40 person) , student group, old age group, pilgrimage tours.
The students were shown an entire presentation on The Kesari tours & Travels. The Branch Manager Ms. Gargi along with a Tour Manager Mr. Sushant shared their experiences about the Tourism industry. The students were curious to know the way the bookings were handled and executed. The session concluded with a question & answer round.
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