How do I contact the Ministry of Tourism?

How do I contact the Department of Tourism?

Call the DOT Hotline at 1-386 and ask us all your urgent questions on travel guidelines and requirements, as well as the local health and safety protocols of your destination.

Who is the present minister for tourism?

The head of the ministry is Minister of Tourism (India) held by Shri G.

Ministry of Tourism (India)

Agency overview
Annual budget ₹2,150 crore (US$290 million) (2018–19 est.)
Ministers responsible G. Kishan Reddy, Cabinet Minister Shripad Naik, Minister of State Ajay Bhatt, Minister of State

How do I contact the Maldives for tourists?

Reception (Main Number)

  1. Reception (Main Number)
  3. +960 302 2200 / +960 332 3224.

When was the Ministry of Tourism formed?

The DOT is the primary planning, programming, coordinating, implementing and regulatory government agency in the development and promotion of the tourism industry, both domestic and international, in coordination with attached agencies and other government instrumentalities.

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What is a tourism office?

an office that supplies information to people who are visiting an area for pleasure or interest, for example advice on things to see, accommodation, etc.

How do you get approval from the Ministry of Tourism?

There should be a minimum of four qualified staff out of which at least one should have Diploma / Degree in Tourism & Travel Management from a recognized University, IITTM or an institution approved by AICTE. The owner of the firm would be included as one of the qualified employees.

What does Ministry of Tourism do?

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.

What is the role of the Ministry of Tourism?

The Ministry of Tourism (MoT) directs the activities of the tourism industry through the development and implementation of policies, and strategic guidance on all matters relating to the agencies that fall under its purview.

Is Maldives open for tourism 2021?


Maldives will be reopening its borders to tourists of all nationalities on 15th July 2020. There will be no further incoming travel restrictions to the country. Read the full statement by the Ministry of Tourism here.

How much does Maldives trip cost?

Maldives Packages

Maldives Packages Day/Night Price
Centara Ras Fushi Vacation Package 5 Days/4 Nights ₹1,18,376
Sun Island Resort & Spa Vacation with Dinner Package 5 Days/4 Nights ₹1,20,421
Taj Coral Reef Resort with Dinner Package 5 Days/4 Nights ₹1,44,925
Turquoise Hulhulmale Island Vacation Package 4 Days/3 Nights ₹34,631
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Is Maldives Indian?

The Maldives is a group of islands scattered across the Indian Ocean. This piece of information might lead you to ask another question – “Is it located in India?” Quite simply, no. The Maldives is an independent country, very distinct from India or even the Indian subcontinent.

What is tourism definition PDF?

“Tourism” means the temporary short-term movement of people to destinations outside the places where they normally live and work, as well as their activities during their stay at these destinations. It should be noted that all tourism should have some travel, but not all travel is tourism.

Who is the administrative head of the Ministry of tourism?

The Ministry is headed by the Union Minister for Tourism and Ministers of State. The administrative head of the Ministry is the Secretary (Tourism).

Which is the strategic slogan of Ministry of tourism as central principle of tourism?

strategically outlined in its policy the central principle of, ‘Atithi Devo Bhava’ (Guest is God). In stating this, is evident the commitment of Indian tourism to ensure that every tourist in India is physically invigorated, mentally rejuvenated, culturally enriched and spiritually elevated.