Tourism industry is one of the most flourishing industries in India. This industry is rapidly growing these days making India a global destination. It is contributing a great amount of foreign exchange which has made it the most profitable industry. Several factors are playing roles in the growth and richness of this industry. Here are some reasons that will let you know the factors behind the prosperity of tourism industry in India.
IT and other industries are doing very well in India which gives rise to the foreigners’ trips to India whose visit prolongs in the form of longer holidays. Foreign visitors spend more in India as compared to any country in the world. It can be understood by the fact that tourists arrival increases by 22% per year in India.
Tourism Ministry of India
The role of Tourism Ministry of India has proved to be vital in promoting tourism industry. Their most important contribution is starting an advertising campaign named “Incredible India”. This campaign was started to promote cultural and traditional values of India that inspires a tourist in such a way that he considers it necessary to visit this beautiful country having rich culture and strong moral values.
Indian Governmental Bodies
It is required by the Indian government bodies that every state should cooperate to administer the issues regarding tourism.
Effects of Flourishing Tourism Industry
The flourishing tourism in India has helped in the growth of other sectors also such as horticulture, handicrafts, agriculture and construction. Tourism industry has created job opportunities. It has given employment to approximately 20 million Indians.
Major Tourist Attractions in India
Some of the most popular tourists’ attractions in India include:
- Kaziranga National Park
- Qutub Minar
- Mangueshi Temple
- Dal Lake
- Badrinath Temple
- Golden Temple
- Taj Mehal