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Amazing Facts About Indian Tourism

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Visiting a distant location or a place nearby is one of the most popular ways of spending leisure time. And, with improvement in transport and other infrastructure, more and more people are willing to travel. They are also willing to travel to places which weren't on the tourism map previously.

As a result, the tourism industry of India has not only become a very important source of revenue for the government, but is also generating jobs and helping Indians prosper.

For many states of India, tourism is the main revenue generator. Tourism has also helped our country project its soft power worldwide by helping foreigners and Indians connect with each other.

To understand the full impact of the tourism industry on our country and some interesting facts, flip through the pages of our ClipBook.

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