International Journal of Yogic, Human Movement and Sports Sciences
2017, Vol. 2 Issue 2, Part F
A historical study on tourism sector as a growing industry- Indian and global perspectives
AUTHOR(S): Arnab Chowdhury and Jayanta Mete
Tourism activity in India is an useful industry in whole country and pass substantially to foreign reciprocation earned. Tourism from being regarded as a pastime activity for the leisured few in society has grown into a many billions diligence and a multi faceted commotion. Competently on account of its unusual socio quantum and anticipation excursion has also become the theme of scholarly liking. The main objective of the research paper is to get a light the prospects of tourism industry in India in the era of liberalization, privatization and globalization.
Traditionally known largely for its historical and cultural dimensions, tourism today is highlighted for its immense business opportunities. With its lucrative linkages with transport, hotel industry etc., the potential and performance of India’s tourism industry needs to be gauge in terms of its socio-economic magnitudes. This paper also traces the progress made by India’s tourism industry in the planning era, and the emerging issues (like alternative tourism) under globalization. It also examines the problems and challenges of the country as well as the pitfalls in tourism planning in India. The paper also makes some policy suggestions to address the constraints in promoting sustainable tourism in India.
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Arnab Chowdhury, Jayanta Mete. A historical study on tourism sector as a growing industry- Indian and global perspectives. Int J Yogic Hum Mov Sports Sciences 2017;2(2):285-290.