The Ministry of Tourism is driving initiatives to develop Niche Tourism in India. Under this, the government is working on the development of Eco, Health & Wellness Tourism in the country.
The Ministry is taking several steps to promote India as a Medical and Health Tourism Destination.
Alongside this, it has also has identified “Eco Circuit” as one of the 15 thematic circuits under the Swadesh Darshan Scheme.
This integrated approach to develop tourism circuits into eco, health and wellness, among other identified themes, is a novel method of supporting communities, providing employment and fostering social integration without comprising upon the environmental concerns and providing unique experiences to the tourists.