of Indian peninsula. Its unique feature, culture and traditions, coupled with its varied demography has made Kerala one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. This Tropical paradise with its spectacular and diverse natural attractions has greatly attracted holiday makers from across the...
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
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. Refurbishment of monuments...
Tourism development in India has passed through many phases. At Government level the development of tourist facilities has evolved from isolated planning of single unit facilities to a major instrument for social integration and economic development. But it was only after the 80’s that tourism activity...
A.G. Krishna Menon
OFFICE FOR ASIA AND THE PACIFIC
UNESCO Principal Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific.
Case study on the effects of tourism on culture and the environment:
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.
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...
This essay describes about the Incredible India which is an eco-tourism business in India. It basically focuses upon to identify the sustainable policies which they use to make the tourists destination more sustainable. It even describes the policy they use such as Bio-logical-diversity, resource...
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...
internationally with increasing frequency. People travel for a variety of reasons, including business, leisure, family and adventure. However due to developments in technology and the impacts of globalisation - creating a more connected world, new segments of the tourism market are being created. One of these...
Tourism Statistics in India 12
Incredible India Campaign 18
'Incredible India' campaign wins World Travel Award 19
‘Incredible India’ unites kids, teachers 19
Incredible India stands proud on Asian golf scene 19
Govt launches prepaid travel card for inbound tourists 20
Tourism is travel for recreational, leisure, or business purposes. The World Tourism Organization defines tourists as people "traveling to and staying in places outside their usual environment for not more than one consecutive year for leisure, business and other purposes".
Tourism has become a...
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...
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...
revenue is tourism. India is a country with a great potential for tourism. In addition to her places of ancient historical and archaeological interests, her varied wild life sanctuaries, beach resorts and winter sports attract tourists from all over the world.
Indian Tourism Development Corporation is...
flip to the country‟s overall economic and social development. Much has been achieved by way of increasing air seat capacity, increasing trains and railway connectivity to important tourist destinations, four-laning of roads connecting important tourist centers and increasing availability of accommodation...
Tourism is the largest service industry in India, with a contribution of 6.23% to the national GDP and 8.78% of the total employment in India. India witnesses more than 5 million annual foreign tourist arrivals and 562 million domestic tourism visits. The tourism industry in India generated...
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...
The immense potential of the tourism sector to act as a catharsis of economic and social development has been acknowledged in national and international forums. Almost all the states in India have placed tourism on a priority platform, making efforts to exploit the tourism resources and potential...
Draft: National Tourism Policy of India
Tourism emerged as the largest global industry of the 20th century and is projected to grow even faster in the 21st century. India has immense possibilities of growth in the tourism sector with vast cultural and religious heritage, varied natural...
Kerala’s Approach to Tourism Development: A Case Study
Ministry of Tourism & Culture, Government of India
TABLE OF CONTENTS
PREFACE ....................................................................................................................................... 4 ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS .........
How are Safety Concerns Affecting Foreign Tourism in India?
If recent news reports are to be believed, the writing is on the wall. There has been a 25% drop in the number of foreign tourists visiting India over the last three months, following a widely publicized spate of sexual...
“TOURISM INDUSTRY IN INDIA”
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MASTERS OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
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Tourism in India: An Introduction.
India’s bounteous heritage includes not just breathtakingly beautiful architecture, rich
traditions and diverse cultures but also mesmerising and scenic landscapes. From the
challenging snow-clad peaks of the Himalayas and the cool hill stations of...
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...
Imran Khan Sameja
Surya Mahesh Marisetti
Table of Contents
Scope of Tourism 3
Factors which affect travel destination selection 3
SWOT Analysis 4
PEST Analysis 4
PORTER’s Five Forces Model 4
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...
obstacles to tourism in India? (Marks:25)
Answer: Tourism industry is one of the booming industries that bring in knowledge, social development and economic growth. “Incredible India” a tourism campaign by the Indian government and the information technology growth in India have been attracting millions...
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...
Geography, Faculty of Science, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Gujarat, India
Associate Professor, Department of Geography, Faculty of Science, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda,
Gujarat’s tourism industry is one of the most diverse products on the...