Udupi, Jan 12: Heli-tourism has future in Udupi and other two districts of Karnataka as the region has a lot of beautiful and eye-catching spots, said Udupi MLA K Raghupati Bhat.
He was speaking after inaugurating the three-day helicopter joy ride facility organised by the district administration here. The facility is available at the Adiudupi helipad here.
Mr. Bhat said that the provision of heli-tourism facility would attract more tourists to the coastal districts of Udupi, Dakshina Kannada and Uttara Kannada.
Yashpal Suvarna, president of Dakshina Kannada and Udupi Fish Marketing Federation, Sudhesh Shetty, head of agency in charge of development of Malpe and St. Mary’s Island, Roshan Kumar Shetty, Assistant Director of Sports and Youth Services, were present.
Bhat sees immense potential for heli-tourism in coastal Karnataka