“Whenever you travel, wherever you travel just remember to respect nature, your culture, and your host” These words by the Secretary- General of UNWTO mark the essence of ‘World Tourism Day”. Many people around the world recognise the spirit of this day and celebrate it every year, on 27 September. This day aims at raising awareness about the role of tourism;within the international community and to demonstrate how it affects social, cultural, political and economic values worldwide. This year, the theme selected for the same is-Tourism and Jobs: A better future for all. The host country decided to celebrate the day in 2019 in ‘India.’ With the theme the event was celebrated at Alpine College, Dehradun by the Alpine College Department of Hotel Management. Following events were organized during World Tourism Day: Quiz Competition, Rangoli and Inter Departmental Snacks competition.