Monday, May 12, 2008

Rajasthan Preparing it Big

rajasthan culture

Giving importance to the tourism sector, the tourism budget was increased from Rs.13 crores in 2004 to Rs.66 crores this year.

The Tourism Ministry and the state government is focusing their attention on the growth of tourism. The main focus is on creating more attraction and more variety so that the number of returning visitors could be increased.

Most foreigners come here for culture, cuisine, dresses and handicrafts .As travelers enjoy the experience of spending time in rural settings and living among the locals. Tourism Ministry and the state government wants to harness this potential. For the same purpose authorities have started identifying 20 ideal villages, tourist-friendly villages that could be developed for rural tourism.