Headout safely with KSTDC

Have you been craving to go back to the pristine beaches, misty mountains, quaint temple towns, wild forests or just drive into nature’s lap? The wait is now over. Karnataka with its promise of unrestricted travel has got something to offer for your every travel mood. In this new normal it is only understandable that while your heart longs for adventure, the head looks out for safety. At KSTDC safety is the norm, not a luxury. So put your worries about safety to rest, and choose from over 45 tour packages and 23 properties at some of the most sought-after destinations in Karnataka.

With over 50 years of experience in the travel and hospitality business, KSTDC has always been quick to adapt to the ever-changing needs of the travel industry and it is no different now. We have revisited our policies and taken every possible precaution to ensure that our guests have a safe and enjoyable experience.

Transparency builds trust, and in that spirit, we share with you the new COVID-19 protocols formulated for our Accommodation Units in accordance with the guidelines issued by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, GoI and the inputs shared by different partners in the travel and tourism industry.

We strive to ensure a safe travel experience from start to finish with safety procedures in place for every phase of your journey with us.


Guests will be picked up by the KSTDC Airport taxi, the exterior and interior of which has been sanitized. Hand sanitizers are placed in all vehicles for the guests. The chauffeur will be wearing protective masks at all times and maintain limited interaction with the passengers.


Upon arrival at the hotel, luggage scanning and sterilization will take place at the entrance. Temperature checks are carried out using thermal scanners prior to check-in. Automatic sanitizer dispensers have been installed to ensure guests sanitize their hands before entering the hotels. Indian nationals are required to complete their registration on the Aarogya Setu App before checking in.


The entire length and breadth of the room, including the appliances, fixtures, furniture and AC filters are cleaned and sanitized prior to check-in. The hotel premises and various high-risk touchpoints like door handles, door knobs, switches, latches and taps in washrooms are disinfected regularly. The laundry services are available and utmost care is taken to ensure that the clothes are clean and disinfected.


Restaurant seating has been rearranged to maintain the minimum 2 metre distance between tables. The floors and other touchpoints in the restaurant are disinfected every 3-5 hours. The kitchen benches, utensils and the cutlery are cleaned and sterilized after use.


Check out procedures have been set in place to enable contactless electronic payment methods, to gather feedback, and share invoices via email.

Our commitment to making safe travel possible has only strengthened with the crisis posed by the pandemic. KSTDC is all prepared to welcome back travellers. We hope you trust us with your safety and not delay your travels plans any further.

See you soon!