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Idukki registered the highest growth rate of 38.89 per cent in the state than the previous year with around 2,48,052 tourists visiting the state in the first three months of the year.
IN a bid to boost tourism by utilising the water of river Mahanadi, the district administration is planning to construct a new anicut on the river, which flows through the city.
Assam, Meghalaya and Darjeeling are becoming popular holiday destinations for people seeking adventure and peace and is expected to grow by 10-12 per cent by 2019.
As theme parks continue to fascinate Indian travellers, bookings to such destinations have grown considerably and the demand is likely to double in the next five years.
Above all that, experts said, the sewage, waste and the quality of service being rendered by local oarsmen have started to take a toll on tourist arrival.
A Tourism Department study on the foreign tourist arrival underscored that the houseboat tourism sector has been on the decline since 2014.
Projects as part of Amaravati Central Park to be developed with investment of Rs 115 crore.
Kerala Tourism is rolling out a variety of campaigns to woo travellers during monsoon.
The double-storied building at Khersa area, which has been built at a cost of Rs 75 lakh to house the district tourism office, craves for the sight of employees.
After an initial setback due to reports on Nipah-related deaths, the Kerala tourism industry seems to be clawing back to normalcy.
The Nipah virus scare has many tourists either cancelling or postponing their trips to the state, leaving the travel operators a worried lot.
Tourism police aid centres will be fully functional at key tourists destinations in the state by June 15, said State Police Chief Loknath Behera.
Since its launch in 2014, the e-Visa scheme has earned revenue of more than Rs 1,400 crore, a senior home ministry official said.
In December 2017, officials launched heli tourism in Visakhapatnam, which was stopped only after a trial run of two weeks.
Come winter holidays, you will be able to spend ‘more’ time at Lambasingi, the interior tribal hamlet of Chintapalle area in the Visakhapatnam Agency.