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    • NEW-  Proposed Draft Recruitment Rules (RRs) of the various posts of Indian Culinary Institute- Feedback from Stakeholders  Click Here (758.18 KB) pdf Icon

    • *****- Guidelines for approval of Online Travel Aggregators (OTA).  Click Here (960.67 KB) pdf Icon

    • *****  Common national standards and guidelines for classification of Incredible India Bed & Breakfast Establishments and Incredible India homestay establishments. Click Here (591.21 KB) pdf Icon

    • ********* The e-Tourist Visa facility extended to 166 more countries. 

    • ****** "24x7 Toll-free Tourist Helpline No.: 1800-11-1363, Short Code: 1363" - Languages Supported : English, Hindi, Arabic, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin (Chinese), Portuguese & Russian.

    •  ****** GST Facilitation Centre of Ministry of Tourism: Email- gstontourism[at]gmail[dot]com/ Call- 011- 23793846

    •  ****** Promotional Initiative for Adopt a Heritage Click for more info

Welcome to the official website of Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India

The Ministry of Tourism, is the nodal agency for the formulation of national policies and programs and for the co-ordination of activities of various Central Government Agencies, State Governments/UTs and the Private Sector for the development and promotion of tourism in the country.This Ministry is headed by the Union Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge).