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Idukki beckons sightseers to date with nature

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.

published on : 18th June 2018

New anicut to be built on Mahanadi

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.

published on : 18th June 2018

North-East tourism expected to boost by 12 per cent by 2019

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.

published on : 17th June 2018

Theme park fever grips Indians; bookings to double by 2024

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.

published on : 10th June 2018

A plethora of problems plague Kerala's tourism sector

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.

published on : 8th June 2018

Houseboats of Kerala leave foreign tourists cold

A Tourism Department study on the foreign tourist arrival underscored that the houseboat tourism sector has been on the decline since 2014.

published on : 8th June 2018

Andhra government bets big on four mega tourism projects for Amaravati

Projects as part of Amaravati Central Park to be developed with investment of Rs 115 crore.

published on : 3rd June 2018

Thiruvananthapuram: Tourism campaigns to entice monsoon tourists

Kerala Tourism is rolling out a variety of campaigns to woo travellers during monsoon.

published on : 1st June 2018

Odisha: Tourism office built at Rs 75 lakh, no staff to work 

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.

published on : 27th May 2018

Kerala Tourism industry stabilising after Nipah setback

After an initial setback due to reports on Nipah-related deaths, the Kerala tourism industry seems to be clawing back to normalcy.

published on : 26th May 2018

Nipah virus nips season plan of tour operators, hotels in Kerala

The Nipah virus scare has many tourists either cancelling or postponing their trips to the state, leaving the travel operators a worried lot. 

published on : 23rd May 2018

Tourism police will man key tourist hotspots in Kerala, says Loknath Behera

Tourism police aid centres will be fully functional at key tourists destinations in the state by June 15, said State Police Chief Loknath Behera.

published on : 21st May 2018

Government earns Rs 1,400 crore as revenue from e-tourist visa

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.

published on : 20th May 2018

Stage set for heli tourism in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh

In December 2017, officials launched heli tourism in Visakhapatnam, which was stopped only after a trial run of two weeks. 

published on : 19th May 2018

Lambasingi, the Kashmir of Andhra Pradesh to get tourist cottages by November

Come winter holidays, you will be able to spend ‘more’ time at Lambasingi, the interior tribal hamlet of Chintapalle area in the Visakhapatnam Agency.

published on : 19th May 2018
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