New Delhi,16.06.14:It has been adjudged as the Best Destination for Food & Drink by Lonely Planet Magazine India Travel Awards 2014 at a glitzy ceremony held at the Palladium Hotel, Mumbai last week.

Sh. Sudhir Sobti, Chief Manager (PR), Delhi Tourism received the award from Lonely Planet.

The Lonely Planet Best Destination for Food & Drink award is an exemplary prestigious award for Delhi and is a step forward towards making Delhi a preferred tourist destination. The Lonely Planet Magazine India Travel Awards is widely acknowledged as the most prestigious award in the Tourism and Travel Industry.

The Lonely Planet Magazine invited the country’s travel experts to choose their favorite destinations and most favored travel experiences. The awards were shortlisted by a panel of travel experts and professionals.

A poll was also conducted for Lonely Planet Magazine readers both online and in – magazine poll. The readers have voted in large numbers, across 32 categories, to celebrate the best in travel.

The award ceremony was attended by who’s who of the national travel industry, several international invitees and celebrities.