The State of Selangor, through its tourism promotion agency, Tourism Selangor, has organised the Selangor International Travel Photography Festival from 12th until 13th November 2022 at UG Atrium, Paradigm Mall, Petaling Jaya.
In an effort to promote domestic tourism destinations in Selangor, this year’s Selangor International Travel Photography Festival has gathered around 8,000- 10,000 visitors throughout the Festival and has featured various activities such as photography competitions and exhibitions, discussions and presentations, cultural performances, seminars and many more.
The Honourable Mr. Hee Loy Sian, the Tourism and Environment Executive Committee for the State of Selangor, in a statement, said, the main goal of the Festival this time is to introduce and further enhance the Selangor tourism industry, which has the potential to become a focus area for photographers and creative content creators, in addition to improving some iconic tourist hotspots in the state of Selangor.
In records, Selangor managed to attract over 10.2 Million domestic tourists to Selangor in 2021 and listed Selangor as the most visited state in Malaysia. Through this year’s collaboration with the key tourism industry players, including Jumpstreet Asia, Selangor Fruit Valley, Eastin Hotel, Chocolate Museum, Jungle School Gombak, and Gamuda Land, the Selangor International Travel Photography Festival abled to promote domestic tourism better.