Madhya Pradesh wins award for ‘comprehensive development’ of tourism
The "heart of incredible India", Madhya Pradesh was declared the Best State/Union Territory for Comprehensive Development of Tourism at the National Tourism Awards here on Saturday.
Tamil Nadu getting the highest number of tourists consecutively in the second year
Tamil Nadu has topped the popularity charts for both domestic and foreign tourists for the second year in a row, beating Maharashtra and other favoured destinations like Goa and Kerala.
“Manipur View” an attractive tourist spot to be set up at Chingoi Baruni
Under initiative of the Andro MLA Th Shyamkumar the historic holy place of the Meiteis, Chingoi Baruni Shiva Mahadeva (Nongpok Ningthou), is going to developed into an attractive tourist spot.
Madhya Pradesh to celebrate India’s first Jal Mahotsav
Madhya Pradesh is all set to become India’s first state to organize ‘Jal Mahotsav’ or ‘Water Tourism’ on 12th February, 2016 with a view to attracting more tourists to the state.
Karnataka launches tourist police
The Department of Tourism, Government of Karnataka along with the Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation (KSTDC) and the State Home Department have launched tourist police-Tourist Mitras-in Bangalore.
Rajasthan Government signs 37 MoUs in Tourism Sector
Government of Rajasthan signs 37 MoUs worth Rs. 2349.09 crore rupees in Tourism Sector under Resurgent Rajasthan. These MoUs will create employment opportunity for more than 6 thousand 670 people.
Jammu & Kashmir Tourism participates in India Travel Mart 2015
In a bid to promote Pilgrimage tourism of J&K at domestic market, a team of J&K Tourism department led by Special Secretary, Tourism and Culture Mr. M.H. Mir participated in 3-day Indian Travel Mart-2015 at Lucknow.
Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation launches Heli Tourism
Get ready for a stunning spectacular aerial view, watch the unique cityscape and glare at most pulsating city as on the occasion of World Tourism Day Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation along with Girisons Airways starts Heli Tourism in Mumbai.
Puducherry Moots Plan to Promote Film Tourism
Puducherry is set to promote cinema tourism as part of tourism promotion and make Puducherry a preferred destination for shooting films. As part of this, ‘Kameleon’, the three-day international film festival is being organised during December 4-6 in Puducherry.
Apple festival to promote tourism of Himachal Pradesh
The two-days apple festival, aimed at promoting tourism, which opened on the Ridge here today turned out to be a big draw with hundreds of tourists, horticulturists and local people thronging the festival on a sunny day.
PATA Travel Mart 2015 officially opened in Bangalore
The PATA Travel Mart 2015 (PTM2015) officially opened in Bangalore, India on the evening of September 6, 2015, with the official PTM2015 Opening Ceremony hosted by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India.
Puducherry International Kite Festival
The 2nd Puducherry International Kite Festival organized by the Puducherry Tourism Department in association with Kite Life Foundation was held at the Uppalam Port Ground from 4th-6th September 2015.
Jammu & Kashmir Tourism organised Road Show at Kolkata
Jammu & Kashmir Tourism organised Road show at Kolkata. The show was organised on the sidelines of TTF Kolkata. This show was attended by Jammu & Kashmir travel fraternity who were ably supported by KCCI.
Roadshow to promote Assam Tourism
The top officials from the Department of Tourism, Government of Assam, held interactive session to showcase the potential of Assam as an ideal tourist destination.
Kailash Mansarovar Yatra (KMY) New Route by Bus through Sikkim Commences
The 18th June 2015 is going to be a remarkable, memorable and momentous day in the contemporary history of Sikkim which joined the main stream of the nation as 22nd State on 16th May 1975.
Uttar Pradesh explores feasibility of orchard tourism
Uttar Pradesh Tourism department is exploring possibility of introducing orchard tourism in the state, to give visitors a chance to explore country life during the harvest season.
Jammu & Kashmir Tourism to organise first J&K Travel Mart from May 17-19, 2015 in Srinagar
In a major step to regain market share, Jammu & Kashmir (J&K) Tourism will organise J&K Travel Mart in Srinagar. The event will be held at Sher-i-Kashmir International Convention Centre (SKICC) between May 17 and 19.
Odisha Tourism Department to use trains to promote Nabakalebara
The state tourism department will be using trains to promote Nabakalebara of Jagannath and the tourism potential of the state. Odisha Tourism tweeted that the department has initiated the process of painting the exterior of a few important trains for the purpose.
Global Recognition for Hyderabad, 2nd best place to see in 2015
A moment of reckoning for Hyderabad. Hyderabad has now been ranked as the “second best place in the world that one should see in 2015,” according to a leading international travel publication.
Tourism in Himachal getting a veritable facelift
Nestled in the western Himalayan region, Himachal has abundant natural beauty in the form of snow clad peaks, low rolling hills, valleys, rivers & lakes and has tremendous potential for various kinds of tourism activities.
Samanta Receives 2014 Gusi Peace Prize International
Noted social entrepreneur and founder of Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) and KIIT Group of Institutions Achyuta Samanta received the prestigious Gusi Peace Prize International for 2014 in Manila on November 26, 2014.
Uttarakhand to start Char Dham Yatra from winter 2014
The Uttarakhand government is planning to start the Char Dham Yatra in a big way to lesser-known religious destinations such as Joshimath, Ukhimath, Mukhba and Kharsali.
Goa's biggest Catholic feast in tourism ministry calender
The Exposition of Spanish saint St. Francis Xavier, Goa's grandest religious event for this year, will feature in the central tourism ministry's calendar of events, central Minister for Tourism and Culture Shripad Naik said.
Haryana Tourism Day Celebrations
Haryana Tourism Corporation has decided to give facility of 10 per cent discount on food as well as accommodation to tourists visiting any of its tourist resorts in the state to mark the celebrations of Haryana Tourism Day which falls on September 1, 2014.
Goa Tourism to organize Goa Wedding Show in New Delhi
With a wide range of options right from beaches to quaint churches, picture perfect beaches and majestic forts serving as a backdrop for couples to live their dream wedding, the wedding tourism market in Goa is definitely on an upward swing.
The Teej Procession will be Celebrated with Traditional Pomp and Pageantry
The traditional Teej procession with all its regal pomp and pageantry, will be held on 30 and 31 July. It will start at 6 pm from the Tripoliya Gate (City Palace), meandering its way through Tripolia Bazar and Gangauri Bazaar to wind up at the Chaugan Stadium.
Chardham Yatra of Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand, recovering from an unprecedented natural disaster last year, is all geared up to revive its tourism sector and pinning hopes on a good response to the annual Chardham Yatra.
Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation plans to revive state’s fort history
The MTDC has planned to revive the iconic Sewri Fort in Mumbai as a pilot project. The success of the project could be replicated to all other forts which are not by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) or the state directorate.
Summer Festival at Mount Abu
Rajasthan’s popular annual Summer Festival will be celebrated on 13 and 14 May in the state’s only hill station, Mount Abu. It has been organized by the Rajasthan Tourism, the Municipal Board, Mount Abu and the District Administration.
Tadoba, Pench likely to be on Deccan Odyssey route
In a major plan to boost tiger tourism in Vidarbha, the Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) has put Tadoba and Pench tiger reserves in the itineraries of luxury train Deccan Odyssey.
New dates of 'Gujarat Travel Mart 2014' Gandhinagar: 24th - 26th June 2014
The date for ‘GTM’ has been rescheduled due to the election code of conduct, by the Election Commission. The new dates are 24th - 26th June 2014.
Goa Tourism set to organize the grandest B2B travel networking event in Goa
The Goa International Travel Mart (GITM) will be held from April 2 to 4, 2014 at Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukerjee Stadium at Taleigao. The GITM 2014 serve as a platform for face-to-face networking among travel-trade, hoteliers and other stakeholders from Goa.
Announcement of Postponement of 'Gujarat Travel Mart 2014' Gandhinagar: 27-29 March 2014
Due to the election code of conduct, by the Election Commission, 'Govt. of India', the 4th edition of 'Gujarat Travel Mart' stands postponed, due to the impending National elections in the month of April & May.
Orange County Resorts & Hotels wins two Global Eco Awards
The only Indian Resort to be selected by National Geographic 25 World’s Best Ecolodges. The PURE “Most original marketing campaign 2013” award. This recognition is an endorsement of their commitment to the local environment, culture and communities.
Sikkim Winter Carnival 2013 at Gangtok, Sikkim
Following the decision of the Core Committee meeting constituted to host the Sikkim Winter Carnival 2013 at Gangtok, Sikkim, a delegation involving of Sikkim Tourism, TAAS & SHRA organised a Promotional Meet on Sikkim Winter Carnival 2013.
Rajasthan gears up for international travel bazaar
In an effort to promote the state as a perennial tourism destination of the country, the Rajasthan Tourism Department is organising the 'Jaipur International Travel Bazaar' (JITB) in August 2014.
Andhra attracts most domestic tourists, thanks to Tirupati
Latest data shows that Andhra Pradesh attracted the largest number of domestic tourists in the country in 2012 of which a significant number were drawn to the Tirumala Venkateswara temple.
Seasonal rain shores up Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation’s revenue
The seasonal rain has cheered the tourists encouraging them to flock to the cascading waterfalls in the state and also filled the kitty of the Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation (TTDC).
Tourism Minister to inaugurate APTDC's Suryanlanka Beach Resort this weekend
Dr K Chiranjeevi, Minister of State with Independent Charge for Tourism, Government of India, will inaugurate the Suryanlanka Beach Resort of the Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (APTDC) this weekend.
IIPT and Skal set goal to dedicate 300 Peace Towns and Villages
The IIPT is proud to announce the IIPT/Skal Peace Town project, a joint partnering initiative with Skal international. A goal has been set for the dedication of 300 Peace Towns and Villages in the first year of the project.
UNWTO delegation visits Ramoji Film City
A high-powered delegation of United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has visited Ramoji Film City on 14 April 2013, as part of a three-day conference in the City of Hyderabad.
Participation of West Bengal at GITB Jaipur
The Department of Tourism, Government of West Bengal participated in the 6th Great Indian Travel Bazar (GITB), 2013 held in Jaipur from 14th to 16th April 2013.
GITB ends with euphoria among the travel trade
The 6th edition of The Great Indian Travel Bazaar ended with euphoria today among the travel trade. The ‘buyers’ and ‘sellers’ expressed great satisfaction on account of more than 8200 meetings held in the course of two days.
GITB 2013 Formally Inaugurated Today
The sixth edition of the Great Indian Travel Bazaar (GITB) 2013 was formally inaugurated by the FICCI Vice President, Dr. Jyotsna Suri and the Principal Secretary Tourism, Mr. Rakesh Srivastava today morning at the Birla Auditorium by cutting a ribbon.
Light and Sound Show at Ajmer
The Department of Tourism, Rajasthan is organising a Musical Evening by renowned singer Sonu Nigam on the occasion of inauguration of Light and Sound show at Ajmer.
India Tourism eCatalog in ITB BERLIN 2013

This year in ITB Berlin, India Tourism eCatalog launches the Incredible FAM Circuits in conjunction with different state tourism boards and private operators. The FAM circuits are for Travel agents and media personnel those who are interested to experience and sell/write about India. There is no time limit or a specific itinerary and can be fully customized as per the arrival dates of individual foreign travel agent/media personnel. More details available at their booth, booth no.244 (India Tourism eCatalog: Hall 5.2 B).

Since India Tourism eCatalog represents all the state tourism boards and private tour operators and hotels, we have lovely knickknacks, souvenirs, and free trip vouchers along with FAM tours. We also have a library of itineraries and a host of other resources: photos, maps, videos, presentations. A copy of the FREE ecatalog that encompasses information from all state tourism boards can also be picked up from our booth.

India Tourism eCatalog is the Official Media Partner of IAMAI (Internet & Mobile Association of India) for the 4th Travel & Tourism Summit 2012 which will be held on 8th June 2012 in New Delhi.
India Tourism eCatalog has tied up with “Business Ad Magazine”. The Magazine will be distributed in North Delhi.
Building bridges in the travel network
With a sole aim of promoting India as a prominent inbound destination in international markets, India Tourism eCatalog was launched in 2005 in a CD format and today has its own portal, benefitting the Indian travel service providers with potential business leads. Today, it has the largest database in India for maps, photos and videos on Indian destinations.     more...
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