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Travel and Tourism - India - February 2016

This report looks at the following areas:

  • What are the constraints to economic growth and how is the government dealing with them?
  • Why is investment in the hotel sector not more robust? 
  • What has accounted for the huge growth of domestic tourism? 
  • What is the weak link in India’s transport network?

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Table of contents

  1. India: Key Facts

    • Introduction

      • Data Sources

        • Background

          • History
            • Geography
            • Attractions

                • Festivals
                  • Key destinations
                    • Goa
                      • The Golden Triangle
                        • Kerala
                          • Kolkata
                            • Mumbai
                            • Tourism and the Economy

                                • The economy continues to grow but faces constraints
                                  • Lack of competition in the tourism industry
                                    • Figure 1: Foreign exchange earnings from tourism in India, 2010-15
                                  • Tourism, employment and GDP
                                    • Figure 2: Travel & tourism economy showing direct & indirect impact on employment & GDP, 2008, 2011 & 2014
                                • Arrivals

                                  • International
                                    • Figure 3: International tourist arrivals in South Asia, showing growth over the past two decades, 1990-2014
                                  • India leads the inbound market to South Asia
                                    • Figure 4: International tourist arrivals in India, 2010-14
                                  • The primary source markets
                                    • Figure 5: Top 10 source countries for foreign tourist arrivals, 2009 & 2014
                                  • China is also on the rise
                                    • Domestic
                                      • Figure 6: Number of domestic tourist arrivals to all states & Union Territories showing increases over a decade, in 2-year increments, 2004-14
                                  • Market Characteristics

                                    • International
                                      • Purpose of visit
                                        • Seasonality
                                          • Figure 7: International tourist arrivals showing seasonality, 2013-14
                                        • Length of stay
                                          • Domestic
                                            • Purpose of visit
                                              • Seasonality/length of stay
                                              • Transport

                                                • Air
                                                  • Figure 8: Passenger traffic handled by India’s airports, fiscal years 2012/13 & 2013/14
                                                • The modernisation of India’s airports
                                                  • Delhi
                                                    • Mumbai
                                                      • A new airport on the drawing board
                                                        • Bengaluru
                                                          • Road
                                                            • Rail
                                                              • Sea
                                                              • Accommodation

                                                                  • Figure 9: Tourist accommodations classified by the government, as at 31 December 2014
                                                                • Leading brands
                                                                  • Investment in the hotel sector
                                                                  • Tourism News

                                                                      • The role of the government
                                                                        • Travel trade fairs
                                                                          • Streamlining entry formalities through e-visas
                                                                          • What Next?

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                                                                            Travel and Tourism - India - February 2016

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