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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?

What's included

What's included

Table of contents

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?

                                                                            About the report

                                                                            This report will tell you which major trends are impacting your market and how it changes according to the different regions and demographics across India. These trends are validated from our proprietary consumer data and market research. Our industry experts provide analysis and recommendations to help you identify opportunities and make better decisions faster. Access this report now and you’ll quickly understand:

                                                                            • The Consumer

                                                                              What They Want. Why They Want It.

                                                                            • The Innovations

                                                                              New Ideas. New Products. New Potential.

                                                                            • The Trends

                                                                              What’s Shaping Demand – Today And Tomorrow.

                                                                            • The Opportunities

                                                                              Where The White Space Is. How To Make It Yours.

                                                                            Please Note: This is a sample report. All of the figures, graphs, and tables have been redacted.

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