adventure tourism assets are Himalayas and its mighty rivers. The peak period for adventure tourism is the “lean period” of cultural tourism. Development of adventure tourism can make India a round-the-year tourist destination. The cruise industry is one of the most promising industries in India...
Geographic traveller, Kerala is famous especially for its ecotourism initiatives. Its unique culture and traditions, coupled with its varied demography, has made it one of the most popular tourist destinations in India. Growing at a rate of 13.31%, the tourism industry significantly contributes to the...
Tourist Inflow - If considered in isolation, Indian Tourism Industry is attracting more tourists than ever before and the number is constantly increasing, but comparison between - ‘foreign tourist inflow in India’ and other popular international destinations, presents a gloomy picture. For example...
offices and organisations towards popularizing spiritual tourism in India. Encouraged by the Incredible India campaign of India Tourist Development Corporation (ITDC), Times Foundation associated with several international organisations to promote spiritual tourism abroad as well.
Tourism Planning and Development
Institute of Hotel Management Aurangabad
Discuss the potentiality, effectiveness of a selected destination critically and provide the possibilities and needs of development through planning and strategic implementation in India for greater tourist interest...
water than the locals, due to that most of the tourist’s destinations in India are providing limited fresh water for the tourists.
Let’s discuss more about the policy and what all it includes.
a) Minimizing the water consumption by the tourism sector: As it has been discussed above that the...
witnessed in the hospitality sector, the government has laid out several policy initiatives like:
Rationalization of Taxes Reducing overall costs for tourists
o Removal of 10% expenditure tax on Room rent and F&B and abolishment of the inland travel tax of 15%
o Reduction in customs duty on imported liquor...
businesses told the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India. Many said tourists had sent them emails wondering whether traveling in India was still safe.
The group said travellers are choosing Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines instead of India.
The Asian Development Bank...
Maldives. Tourism, like no other industry, has created prosperity and economic development opportunities for countries that were said to be difficult to develop (Page and Connell, 2006). It is a common norm that tourists are from developed countries and hosts are those from developing countries. However...
(Approved by AICTE, Govt of India)
Indian Institute of Tourism & Travel Management
Madhya Pradesh 474011 India
around 8% of the total domestic tourists visiting different destinations in India andranked 4th among all other Indian states only after UP, AP and Tamil NaduMysore accounts for the highest tourist arrivals in the state. The other major tourist destinations areBelur, Halebid, Jog falls, and Bijapur...
* Product/destination development
* Infrastructure development
* Marketing strategies in India and abroad
* Public private partnership
* Impact on local economy
* Incentives/Concessions provided by the state government
* State government initiatives to contain the negative...
Introduction to Tourism Industry
Tourism is travel for recreational, leisure or business purposes. The World Tourism Organization defines tourists as people who "travel to and stay in places outside their usual environment for more than twenty-four (24) hours and not more than one consecutive year...
or participating in a sporting event staying apart from their usual environment.
1.2 Introduction to Sport Tourism
As the topic of the study is “Sport Tourism in India” and its various significance and impacts in promoting India as a sport tourism destination. Tourism and sport are key...
his product. Taking the case of a tourist guide again, it is evident that the guide should have immense knowledge about Heritage destinations in order to make the tourists feel that they have made their money worth. These days it is common that the foreign tourists who visit India, especially the...
parks and other types of artificial tourist destinations in the recent years. However Disneyland and Disneyworld in America were the forerunners of this development in tourism marketing, and they have been well established for decades.
It is due to the recent growth, and the continuing trends...
was because America and West European countries issued travel advisories to warn their nationals not to travel to India in the light of the anti-reservation in the northern parts. Now we in India do not issue travel advisories against America when there are race riots in Los Angeles or tourist murders...
safety at the destination.
Since different sectors of the industry are interdependent on each other, organizations help them in conducting business.
Many of the vendors/operators are small scale operators and need an association to defend and protect their rights.
As the tourist market is...
REVISED GUIDELINES OF SCHEME FOR PRODUCT/INFRASTRCUTURE DEVELOPMENT FOR DESTINATIONS AND CIRCUITS 1. In the 9th Plan assistance was provided in the following fields:1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. Construction of budget accommodation. Tourist complexes. Wayside amenities. Tourist Reception Centre...
plans etc. of the government specifically in respect of the following areas: - Product/destination development - Infrastructure development - Marketing strategies in India and abroad - Public private partnership - Impact on local economy - Incentives/Concessions provided by the state government...
Constraints: The major constraint in the development of tourism in India is the non-availability of adequate infrastructure including adequate air seat capacity, accessibility to tourist destinations, accommodation and trained manpower in sufficient number.
Poor visitor experience...
stations are Ponmudi, Munnar, Wayanad and Wagamon. Kerala has a number of well- known wildlife reserves, including the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Eravikulam National Park, Thattekkad Bird Sanctuary and Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary . 9.4 Kerala is today the most acclaimed tourist destination in India...
The Tourism In Mauritius Tourism Essay
This part of the theoretical discussion gives an overview of Mauritius as a tourist destination. A general introduction to the cultural and geographical background with a description of tourism characteristics, attractions, as well as seasonal aspects is presented...
TOURISM MARKETING FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
by Dr. Adarsh Batra*
Abstract The levels of marketing, quite often blamed for changing consumer attitudes, promote a materialistic society where status is derived more from the number and type of destinations we visit and leisure activities we undertake...
services. The major reasons which necessitate medical tourism are affordable health costs and high quality services found in other countries. Medical tourists also are attracted by convenience of finding all the services they require in one medical centre. Traditional medicine and services are as well quoted...
Travel and tourism
Travel and tourism provide information about travel and tours in India and other countries in world. Travel and tourism contains information about package tour, hotel reservation, card rentals, cultural and beach vacations.
Career in Travel and Tourism Industry
Large group of...
countries such as China, India and Malaysia. “Traditional countries” e.g. Australia also have a very strong economy which creates higher percentage of wealth within
their population1. This provides an extraordinary opportunity for Singapore to position itself as a travel destination within this region.
destinations in the next five years, led by the United Arab Emirates, China, and Vietnam. [www.ibef.org/industry/tourismhospitality.aspx]
Tourist Attractions in India: India is a country known for its lavish treatment to all visitors, no matter where they come from. Its visitor-friendly traditions...
selected destinations by Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation and the overall satisfaction of tourist.
1.10 Objectives of the study:
1. To understand the growing need for tourism industry in India in general and Andhra Pradesh in Particular.
2. To analyze the tourism products and...
TOURISM ECONOMICS AND ITS APPLICATION TO REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT
There is now a substantial body of literature on tourism economics and a new journal entitled Tourism Economics. This is not surprising because the tourist industry is, from a number of different viewpoints, the largest...