International Journal of Commerce and Management Research

International Journal of Commerce and Management Research


International Journal of Commerce and Management Research
International Journal of Commerce and Management Research
Vol. 2, Issue 10 (2016)

Stake holder opinion economic development through tourism in Beas circuit of Himachal Pradesh


Dr. Amrik Singh

The travel and tourism industry has emerged as one of the largest and fastest growing economic sectors globally. Its contribution to the global Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and employment has increased significantly. Increasingly, travel and tourism is emerging as an important category of services exports worldwide.

Tourism aims to provide the discerning traveler with a multitude of distinctive, first –hand experiences in an interactive, informative and organic setting in Rural Himachal Pradesh. Community based rural tourism is envisaged to provide sustainable livelihoods and strengthen rural economy through the preservation and promotion of rural craft, culture, heritage and environment in their natural forms by offering an enhanced choice to visitors seeking a unique experience, thus increasing awareness and exposure to rural way of life across the state while improving the quality of life of the village communities, encouraging gender equity and community ownership through an equal partnership between hosts and tourists leading to overall holistic development through tourism. It is the highest employer of labor in the tertiary sector of the World economy and the second largest after agriculture. Tourism potential impact on the economy cut across several sectors and other ancillary services. It is an international commodity, thus it has a global market from where it draws its patronage and there is no age barrier for its customers. Majority of members of less developed countries of world has realized the potential of tourism Development for rapid socio-economic development, capable of generating foreign exchange; reduce unemployment and improving the standard of the people. Every destination country is trying to achieve more gain by developing tourism industry. The expansion of the tourism throughout the world has increased competition among the tourist destinations, trying to attract more tourists by adopting appropriate Tourism Policy marketing techniques and strategies. So that the decision making process is reliable to optimize the value of Tourism industry in Economic Development of Beas Circuit in Himachal Pradesh. The purpose of this paper is to give view of stake holder and discuss the Tourism Development, Employment, and Income, Infrastructure status, issues and future perspectives of Tourism in Beas Circuit Himachal Pradesh India.
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Dr. Amrik Singh. Stake holder opinion economic development through tourism in Beas circuit of Himachal Pradesh. International Journal of Commerce and Management Research, Volume 2, Issue 10, 2016, Pages 52-58
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