ISLAMABAD: A large number of people from all parts of the country throng to different tourist resorts including Naran, Ayubia, Kalam, Miandam and Murree to spend their Ramzan.
Taking benefit from the situation, the Pakistan Tourism Development Cooperation (PTDC) has also offered upto 50 per cent discount on accommodation in PTDC motels and hotels during the whole month of Ramzan.
PTDC offers 50% discount on accommodation at its Ayubia and Naran Resorts while 30% discount at Balakot, Saidu Sharif, Kalam, Miandam, Chitral, Booni, Bamburet (Kalash Valley), Mastuj, Phandar, Gupis, Gilgit, Hunza, Sost (Pak-China border), Rama Lake, Skardu, Khaplu and Besham is being offered.
In addition to the lucrative discounts, Sehri and Iftar dinner are being offered during this holy Month.
It is a wonderful opportunity for the tourists to spend their holy month at relevantly cool places on affordable rates while making all out efforts to promote tourism across the country,luring domestic and foreign tourists.
An official of PTDC while talking to APP said that during current Ramzan position of booking of PTDC hotels and motels at various tourist places has improved as compared to last season.
He said people in vacations prefer to spend their holidays in the tourist resorts but due to Ramzan and holidays, side by side, people prefer to stay at their homes.
At this point of time presence of tourists at these tourist spots is very encouraging, he added.