Tourism Situation in India
The Indian tourism and hospitality industry has emerged as 1 of the crucial drivers of growth among the services sector in India. Tourism in India is a potential game changer. It is a sun rise business, an employment generator, a considerable source of foreign exchange for the nation and an economic activity that helps nearby and host communities. India is a tourism solution which is unparalleled in its beauty, uniqueness, rich culture and history has been aggressively pursuing the promotion of tourism each internationally as properly as in the domestic market.
According to UNWTO,
India Ranks 41stin the international tourist arrivals,
India Ranks 16th in the globe Tourism Receipts and
India Ranks 7th in Asia Pacific Region for Tourism receipts
Tourism Contributes INR six,780 Billion to GDP
6.two% contribution to GDP.
7.five% anticipated development for the year 2014
three,54,39,000Total Jobs (Direct & Indirect)
7.7% contribution to Employment.
*Supply: Planet Financial Forum Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 2013.
GDP: TOTAL CONTRIBUTION
GDP was INR 6,631.six bn (six.2% of GDP) in 2013
Forecast to rise by 7.three% in 2014,
to rise by 7.% pa to INR 13,983. bn (6.eight% of GDP) in 2024.
EMPLOYMENT: DIRECT CONTRIBUTION
Travel & Tourism directly supported two,23,20,000(two.two Crore)jobs
Which is four.9% of total employment
And is anticipated to rise by two.5% in 2014
To be rise by 2.1% per annum to two,80,81,000(2.eight Crore)jobs
(five.1% of total employment) in 2024.
Travel & Tourism investment in 2013 was INR 1,938.7 bn
6.2% of total investment.
Estimates to rise by 9.8% in 2014
6.five% per annum over the subsequent ten years to INR three,981.three bn in 2024 (6.4% of total).
Employment In Travel Trade
On the web Travel Agent
Travel Agency Executive
Travel Documentation Facilitator
Foreign Exchange Executive
Adventure travel guide
Foreign Language Guide
On-line Travel Agency Executive
Tour operations executive
Rural tour guide
Wellness tourism counselor
Tourism Officer in Govt. Departments
Tourist Details Centre Executive
Theme Park Manager
India’s Best three Inbound Travel Companies
Le Passage to India Tours & Travels Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi
Kuoni Travels (India) Pvt. Ltd., Gurgaon
M/s Thomas Cook India Ltd & its subsidiaries
*Supply: India’s National Tourism Awards 2013
India’s Best Travel Agencies
Make my trip
Cox & Kings
Some Tourism Connected Micro- Business for Self- Employment
1.Travel & Tour Operator
three.Homestay/Paying Guest facility
5.Restaurants/Café/Food Outlets/ Outdoor Catering
six.Taxi/Cab/Pick n Drop
eight.Tourist Camp Sites
9. Souvenir Outlet
10.Well being & Wellness Outlet