Tourism in India
Tourism has flourished in India over the last few decades. There has been a spurt in the number of foreign tourists visiting India. Over 15 million people are associated with this sector. Some of the major tourist destinations in India are Jammu and Kashmir, Rajasthan, Goa and places of pilgrimage all across the country. Tourism supports and encourages local craftsmen and handicrafts as well as cultural aspects. The vast and rich cultural heritage of India is revealed to the world and attracts wide publicity and praise.