Setting out Policy Objectives

Tourism Sector

 

Tripura is now finding a place as tourist destination to large number of domestic tourists and foreign tourist. The State Government shall make the following coordinated effort to promote this sector..

In line with the declared policy of the Government of India to treat Tourism as an industry, all out efforts will be made to develop tourism infrastructure in the state.

Tripura is an attractive tourist destination with rich flora and fauna. The state has a rich cultural heritage. There is also great potential for development of tourist circuits, involving all the NE states and Bangladesh as well. All these offer attractive opportunities for the Hospitality Industry.

Effective steps would be taken to encourage setting up of Star category hotels, Eco Parks, Amusement Parks etc. under PPP framework.

The primary responsibility of developing this sector would remain with ICAT Department. Role Industries & Commerce Department would be limited only to providing incentives under Central and State package and facilitating private investment in certain key areas.