Jaipur to be abuzz with tourists on New Year

Business this time is good and groups of visitors from different parts of the country are coming to celebrate New Year in Jaipur.

Last Updated: Dec 25, 2011, 13:49 PM IST

Jaipur: With New Year eve just round the
corner, the Pink city is gearing up for the festivity with
hotel and resort owners hopeful of making good business this
time unlike last year.

Those in the event business are excited with the response
and bookings this year as tourist inflow is normal as compared
to last year which was marked by cancellation of trains,
elevated fare of flights and Gujjar agitation.

"Business this time is good and groups of visitors from
different parts of the country are coming to celebrate New
Year in Jaipur, Udaipur, Jaisalmer, Mount Abu," Sanjay
Kaushik, a tour-operator said.

Another operator said hotels and resorts are offering
different packages ranging from Rs 3,000 to 30,000 for one and
two days.

Meanwhile, security arrangements have been made to
prevent any untoward incident and road mishaps.

"Several teams will keep watch on drunk drivers and
miscreants, and action will be taken against them," DCP
(Traffic) Rohit Mahajan said.

PTI