`Develop Keshopur Chhamb sanctuary as tourist destination`

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Wednesday asked the forest department to expedite the work for developing Keshopur Chhamb Bird Sanctuary as a tourist destination.

Goa gets "budget conscious" tourists, says ministe

Goa government on Monday said that the state has earned a reputation of being a "cheap tourist destination" attracting `budget conscious` travellers.

Bihar: Jalalgarh fort to be restored

The fort of Jalalgarh, which is in ruins, will soon be restored to its erstwhile glory to make it a tourist destination.

MP fast emerging as major tourist destination

With Madhya Pradesh recently bagging three national awards in toursim sector besides registering 70 percent growth in the inflow of visitors, the state is fast
emerging as a major destination on the country`s tourism map.

China is world`s 3rd most popular tourist destination

The UN has ranked China as the world`s third most popular tourist destination.

Tripureswari temple to get `mega tourist destination`

Tripureswari temple, one of the
51 Shakti Pithas and a famous tourist spot in Tripura is
expected to get `mega tourist destination` status by Ministry
of Tourism and Culture.

Maoists blast in tourist destination in Chitrakot

Maoists in Chhattisgarh blew up an under-construction police outpost at the tourist location of Chitrakot, blocked a national highway and disrupted life in the interiors of Bastar region to enforce a daylong shutdown Monday.

India a safe tourist destination: Govt

India is a safe destination and the security of tourists is of utmost importance to the government, Tourism Minister Kumari Selja said here Monday.

Tibetan settlement in Orissa declared tourist destination

The Orissa government
today declared as a tourist destination the Tibetan settlement
at Jiranga area in Gajapati district, where Buddhist spiritual
leader the Dalai Lama inaugurated south Asia`s biggest
monastery.