Growth of Tourism in Andaman and Nicobar Islandsby Nisha Parmar SEO Executive
Tourism facilities available in Andaman and Nicobar Island are discussed in detail by dividing the total facilities as basic facilities, supporting facilities and other facilities. It is understood by all the sectors of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands that the infant industry tourism is to be developed by giving all booster doses. Moreover, the Govt. of India has declared these islands as industrially backward areas. The then Lt.Governor (Administrator) of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, on the recommendations of the Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India, New Delhi passed an order that "Tourism" is to be treated as Industry in Andaman and Nicobar Island islands by announcing concessions, subsidies etc. There has also been a talk in the All India Radio on the topic "Beyond Kalapani" broadcasted on 24th October, in which it has clearly mentioned that the Tourism is the only possible sector that can be developed in these islands. It was expressed that the tourism is an accelerator, as far as these islands are concerned, to the economic growth. The number of tourists both Indian and Foreign to these islands has also been increasing. There has been, an attempt to study the growth of tourism in Andaman and Nicobar Island, by taking the number of tourists' arrival every year during the plan periods and by taking the total amount of investment made by the Andaman and Nicobar Island Administration on the infrastructural facilities necessary for tourism industry.
In the recent times various airlines have increased their connectivity to the islands , Airline tickets which used to be costing upto Rs, 40000 for a return fare have come down to Rs.15000-18000 , also the number of resorts and hotels have increased and boosted the tourism inflow to the islands . The taj Hotels and resorts is coming with a luxury resort in Havelock islands and this would give an exposure to all the luxury tourism markets into the Andamans and would help to increase the tourists considerably. All the prominent travel companies have customized travel packages and selling to both the domestic and international tourists, Andaman tour packages are one of the most popular packages in Indian travel agents promotional brochures.For more details on tourism in Andaman and Nicobar Islands contact Swan Tours, one of the leading travel agents in Delhi.
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