Vol. 2, Issue 9 (2016)
Development Regional and Local Tourism Fairs & Festivals as Key Motivator: A study of Shri Khand Mahadev and Local Fairs, Festivals in Area
Author(s): Dr. Amrik Singh Thakur, Vipasha
Abstract: The importance of effective tourism planning in Regional and Local Tourism ensuring economic benefit and sustainability is now widely recognized. In This paper we introduces concepts of Regional and Local Tourism planning and looks at the basic approaches, techniques and principles applied at this level. While doing planning for Regional & Local Tourism Development planning Sustainable Tourism Development will be key motivator for Regional and Local Planners, presents concepts, principles and techniques for planning and developing tourism and includes sections on managing environmental and socio-economic impacts at the local level. In this paper will be trying to explain how a Professional Planning by Promoting Key fairs & Festivals will be developing a Regional and Local Tourism destination by taking care into account economic, environmental and socio-cultural factors in achieving sustainable development on Regional and Local level. Emphasis is placed on practical role of Regional and Local Fairs & Festivals into overall Tourism Promotion. The purpose of this paper is to give an overview and discuss the role of Regional Fairs and Festivals in area for Tourism, Economic, Culture promotion in Regional and Local level.