India has long been a favourite destination for backpackers and adventurers, but these days, it’s becoming more and more of a popular tourist destination. In fact, in 2015 alone, the travel and tourism industry in India contributed a total of $124.8 billion to the country, accounting for approximately 6% of the total GDP.
Studies conducted in 2014 found that India is one of the fastest-growing destinations for tourism worldwide. Ranked eleventh in the world during the study, it was and is still expected to become one of the biggest contributors to travel and tourism worldwide, expected to grow an average of 6% globally between 2014-2024. So, exactly why is travelling to India becoming so popular? Let’s have a look at some of the amazing reasons to visit this country.
#1. The Taj Mahal:
One of the most symmetrically perfect man-made structures in the world today, the Taj Mahal truly is a sight to behold and there’s no surprise as to how and why it has made its way to the bucket lists of many people around the world today. Seeing this majestic building in the flesh is just one of the many reasons as to why tourism …