Read information about tourist places in Kerala, know the top tourism destinations in Kerala, check out things to do in Kerala, watch Kerala videos and more.
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Himachal Pradesh Tourism
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Read information about tourist places in Uttarakhand, explore things to do in Uttarakhand, know the fairs and festivals, know its culture, watch videos and more.
Jammu & Kashmir Tourism
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Find the places of interest in Goa, know things to do in Goa, learn about the Goan culture and festivals, explore the best beaches, watch Goa travel videos etc.
Check out the places of interest in Karnataka, explore things to do, learn about the culture and festivals of Karanataka, watch Karnataka travel videos and more.
Uttar Pradesh Tourism
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Explore the tourism destinations in Maharashtra, find out things to do in Maharashtra, know its culture and festivals, watch Maharashtra travel videos etc.
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MADHYA PRADESH TOURISM
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Tourism in India introduction
Tourism in India has grown manifolds in the last 10-15 years. Although, tourists across the world were always fascinated with the heritage and culture of incredible India, and have eulogized 'The Taj Mahal', one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, and many other adorable monuments, but the consistent efforts of the Ministry of Tourism to improve the experience of both foreign as well as domestic travellers have given the Indian tourism industry a remarkable growth and admiration.
Today, the tourism industry of India is one of the key contributors in shaping the country's economy and it has witnessed a phenomenal growth in the recent years. The arrival of foreign tourists in India increased from 5.78 million tourists in the year 2010 to 10.04 million tourists in the year 2017. Similarly, the foreign exchange earnings through tourism in India increased from 66,172 crores in the year 2010 to 1,77,874 crores in the year 2017. The growth in the tourism industry has not only been limited to increase in number of foreign travellers, but there has also been notable growth in domestic tourism industry. The total value of domestic tourists visiting different states or union territories of the country was 74.77 crores in the year 2010, which increased to 165.25 crores in the year 2017.
Foreign Tourist Arrivals in India (2010-2017)
Foreign Exchange Earnings through Tourism in India (2010-2017)
Domestic Tourist Visits to different states / union territories of India (2010-2017)
Know the popular tourist attractions in India
Here's the list of popular tourist attractions in India:
List of popular tourist attractions in India
|Taj Mahal||Mehrangarh Fort||Havelock Island||Jaisalmer Fort||Mysore Palace|
|Amer Fort||Jantar Mantar||Jim Corbett National Park||Tomb of I'timād-ud-Daulah||Kanha Tiger Reserve|
|Ganges||India Gate||Golden Temple||Kumbhalgarh Fort||Valley of Flowers National Park|
|Red Fort||Ajanta Caves||Lake Pichola||Nahargarh Fort||Elephanta Island|
|Hawa Mahal||Jama Masjid, Delhi||Lotus Temple||Periyar National Park||Dudhsagar Falls|
|Agra Fort||Ellora Caves||Old Delhi||Kaziranga National Park||Nagarhole National Park|
|Qutb Minar||City Palace, Udaipur||Spiti Valley||Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Railway Station||Leh-Manali Highway|
|City Palace, Jaipur||Humayun's Tomb||Akshardham Temple||Umaid Bhawan Palace||Bandhavgarh National Park|
|Ranthambore National Park||Rohtang Pass||Jal Mahal||Elephanta Caves||Fort Kochi|
|Thekkady||Gateway of India||Yamuna River||Jaigarh Fort||Chandni Chowk|
Know some of the popular beaches in India
Here's the list of some of the popular beaches in India:
|Beach Name||State / Union Territory|
|Digha Beach||West Bengal|
|Marina Beach||Tamil Nadu|
|Rishikonda Beach||Andhra Pradesh|
Know some of the most popular forts and palaces of India
Here's the list of popular forts and palaces in India:
|Fort / Palace Name||State / Union Territory|
|Agra Fort||Uttar Pradesh|
|Aina Mahal and Prag Mahal, Bhuj||Gujarat|
|City Palace, Jaipur||Rajasthan|
|City Palace, Udaipur||Rajasthan|
|Diu Fort||Daman and Diu|
|Dutch Palace or Mattancherry Palace||Kerala|
|Gwalior Fort||Madhya Pradesh|
|Jai Vilas Palace and Museum||Jai Vilas Palace and Museum|
|Jehangir Mahal||Madhya Pradesh|
|Kangra Fort||Himachal Pradesh|
|Leh Palace||Jammu & Kashmir|
|Old Fort or Purana Quila||Delhi|
|Padmanabhapuram Palace||Tamil Nadu|
|The Laksmi Vilas Palace||Gujarat|
|The Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas)||Karnataka|
Know the popular destinations in India
Here's the list of popular destinations in India:
|Destination||State / Union Territory|
|Bengaluru / Bangalore||Karnataka|
|Daman||Daman and Diu|
|Diu||Daman and Diu|
|Jim Corbett National Park||Uttarakhand|
|Kaziranga National Park||Assam|
|Leh-Ladakh||Jammu and Kashmir|
|Mysuru / Mysore||Karnataka|
|Pahalgam||Jammu and Kashmir|
|Port Blair||Andaman and Nicobar Islands|
|Puducherry / Pondicherry||Puducherry|
|Srinagar||Jammu and Kashmir|
Know the world heritage sites in India
Here's the list of some of the popular world heritage sites that you must visit in India:
|World Heritage Sites in India||State|
|Agra Fort||Uttar Pradesh|
|Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi||Madhya Pradesh|
|Champaner-Pavagarh Archaeological Park||Gujarat|
|Church of St. Francis of Assisi||Goa|
|Great Living Chola Temples at Thanjavur||Tamil Nadu|
|Group of Monuments, Fatehpur Sikri||Uttar Pradesh|
|Group of Monuments at Hampi||Karnataka|
|Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram||Tamil Nadu|
|Group of Temples, Khajuraho||Madhya Pradesh|
|Group of Temples, Pattadakal||Karnataka|
|Jhalawar Fort / Gagraon Fort||Rajasthan|
|Prehistoric Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka||Madhya Pradesh|
|Qutub Minar Complex||Delhi|
|Red Fort Complex||Delhi|
|Rani ki Vav||Gujarat|
|Sun Temple, Konark||Odisha|
|Taj Mahal||Uttar Pradesh|