Kerala: India's Superbrand

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Application for membership

Please download and print the application form, fill in all the relevant details and send it along with a copy of certificate/license issued by a Govt. authority, to the office of the Kerala Travel Mart Society.

Only establishments in Kerala, engaged in the promotion of tourism, are eligible to apply for membership.

A photocopy of the following documents (as applicable) may be attached along with the completed application form:

Hotel/Resort/Restaurant - Classification certificate OR Valid license issued by the Corporation/Municipality/Panchayat

Homestay/Houseboat/Ayurveda Centre - Approval/classification certificate issued by the Govt. of Kerala

Tour Operator - Approval by the Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India OR Dept. of Tourism, Govt. of Kerala, & GST registration from Kerala

Travel Agent - Approval by IATA and the Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India OR Dept. of Tourism, Govt. of Kerala, & GST registration from Kerala.

Others - A licence issued by the concerned dept. of the Govt. of Kerala along with the GST registration also from Kerala.

Only an authorised representative of a Member organisation is eligible to recommend an applicant. The name of the respresentative should be listed in the respective member's  page ( under Member's Directory).

The application has to be finally approved by the Mg. Committee.

A membership will be valid from the date of  receipt of the membership fees till the end of the applicable financial year only and may be renewed in the following year.

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One of the ten paradises in the world - National Geographic Traveller
State of enlightenment - National Geographic Traveller
One of the 100 great trips for the 21st century - Travel & Leisure
Where India flows at a relaxed pace - The New York Times
Voyage of Enchanting Hours - Condé Nast Traveller
Worth the Journey - Time
Seductive - Weekend Financial Times, London
Truly God's Own Country - Sir Paul McCartney
Kerala's real pull lies in the rich masala of it's cities and its milder backwaters - The Guardian - Travel

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